Jim Rube retired from Sukup Manufacturing Co. on November 4, 2016, after 29 years of service.
During his 29 years with Sukup Manufacturing Co., Jim worked at floor supports, welding and, for the last 17 years, as the West Building Supervisor.
“It has been a great 29 years of awesome growth here, we really appreciate Jim’s friendliness and how Jim has worked with everyone here. Jim has helped make our organization and company a greater company, thank you very much.” said Charles Sukup
“Jim has done a tremendous job here and everything that comes out of his department. Jim has been dedicated and loyal and it has been a great 29 years working with Jim. Thank you so much, we wish him and his family all the best.” Said Steve Sukup
A reception was held for Jim on Friday, November 4th. He was presented a plaque, as well as several gifts in appreciation for his hard work and dedication. Co-workers shared stories and wished Jim well. Jim’s plans for retirement are to go fishing and to spend time with family and friends.
Sukup Manufacturing Co. is a family-owned grain storage, drying and handling equipment manufacturer located in Sheffield, Iowa, USA. Sukup has been providing top quality products to agricultural producers since 1963. The product line includes on-farm and commercial grain bins, portable and tower dryers, centrifugal and axial fans and heaters, stirring machines, bin unloading equipment and bin floors and supports. Sukup also manufactures a line of material handling equipment that includes bucket elevators, drag conveyors and chain loop conveyors, as well as a line of steel buildings. Sukup products are sold throughout the U.S. and Canada, as well as in over 50 foreign countries.