The extraordinary and unprecedented measures that are being put into place by the COVID-19 virus has not only impacted our communities and the world around us but also our family here at AB&I Foundry. The well being and safety of our Team Members is our top priority and we are committed to do our part to help slow the spread of the illness.
Here at AB&I Foundry we are following the shelter in place order for 7 Bay Area counties. AB&I will be shut down immediately through April 7th, 2020.
We will continue to share updates with you as quickly and transparently as possible.
Be safe everyone.
AB&I participates in Martin Luther King events
AB&I employees participated in several events to honor Dr. Martin Luther King. AB&I General Manager Michael Lowe joined Bishop Bob Jackson, Supervisor Nate Miley, and other leaders in the community for a 5 mile MLK parade through East Oakland.
AB&I : Pipes Proudly Produced and Union Made in Oakland From Recycled Industrial Materials
For more than a century, AB&I has been a proud part of the Oakland community. We are the ultimate recycler, manufacturing high-quality cast-iron products from scrap metal.
AB&I Celebrates with East Oakland Community
AB&I Foundry invited community members to an open house event in honor of their 113 year anniversary in East Oakland.
AB&I hosts career exploration visit for high school students
AB&I was pleased to have the opportunity to host a Career Exploration Visit for Skyline and Fremont High School students.
AB&I: From Recycled Scrap to High Quality Pipe Products
AB&I Recycling is a proud member the Oakland community and committed to the economic and environmental health of our neighborhood, our city and the Bay Area.
AB&I Helps Spread Holiday Cheer at Oakland Toy Drive
During the holidays, the City of Oakland collects and distributes toys for families in need in the community. Starting last year, AB&I partnered with the Mayor of Oakland, Libby Schaaf, to provide and help bag toys for children up to 12.
AB&I sponsors Christmas tree giveaway
The holidays can be a happy time, but they can also be a very stressful time if you are on a very limited budget. AB&I team member Kristin Cook wanted to do something to ease some of the stress for residents in need over the Christmas holiday.
AB&I intern awarded FEF scholarship
AB&I is continually looking for ways to educate students and potential team members about the manufacturing industry. Last year, Professor Rob Carter approached Zeydi Gutierrez about an internship at AB&I for Cole Pike.
AB&I Supports Manufacturing Day By Hosting Students
AB&I Foundry invites Oakland Unified School District middle-school and high-school students to celebrate Manufacturing Day at the East Oakland facility.
AB&I Foundry Joins Supervisor Miley's Tree Planting Initiative to Beautify Oakland
AB&I Foundry and the Alameda County Illegal Dumping Project team up with County Supervisor, Nate Miley, for a massive tree planting project in East Oakland.
AB&I Celebrates National Night Out with Oakland Community
AB&I joined their neighbors for National Night Out at the public library on 81st Street in Oakland. The event is part of a national movement encouraging neighbors to meet and build neighborhood spirit, unity and comradery.
AB&I committed to keeping Elmhurst Creek clean
AB&I is committed to protecting Oakland’s natural resources and keeping them clean and safe. AB&I recently held a clean-up day at Elmhurst Creek, which is located behind the AB&I property adjacent to the railroad tracks.