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Harahan

(hâr`əhăn'), city (1990 pop. 9,927), Jefferson parish, SE La., a suburb of New Orleans, on the Mississippi River. An agricultural shipping center, the city also makes metal and paper products, building materials, machinery, soft drinks, and foods. The Huey P. Long Bridge over the Mississippi is nearby.
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Union operates from its main office and one branch office, and has received regulatory approvals to establish a new branch office in Harahan, Louisiana.
--Reviewed by Lauren Lewandowski, NCTM, Harahan, Louisiana
'This is a prime location that is convenient to most of the population in Harahan and River Ridge, especially in the Elmwood Business Park,' said vice president Dan Ross, who is based at the new Elmwood branch in Harahan, Louisiana. 'This is the perfect location for us to serve our East Bank business community,' he added.
Intralox, L.L.C., Harahan, Louisiana, USA, which invented modular plastic belting almost forty years ago, has upgraded and expanded its facilities in Japan with a new assembly plant in Tokyo.
In 2003 public outcry and the leadership of the Live Oak Society's current chairman, Coleen Perilloux Landry (its only human member), saved a Society member, the Old Dickory Oak, from destruction by a highway project in Harahan, Louisiana.
Harahan, Louisiana, USA-based Laitram Machinery recently introduced the Debagger, which automatically opens and separates contents from packaging.
Membership status saved Old Dickory, of Harahan, Louisiana, from destruction in 2003 when a Louisiana highway project threatened to bulldoze the landmark.
Intralox Inc., USA 201 kaitram Lane * Harahan, Louisiana 70123 USA * Phone: 504-733-0463 * Fax: 504-734-0063 www.intralox.com
For more information, contact Laitram Machinery, at 220 Laitram Lane, Harahan, Louisiana 70123 USA; telephone: 1-504-733-6000; fax: 1-504-733-6111; e-mail: Im.sales@laitram.com; website: wwwlaitram.com.
Under its transformation process, the company said it has consolidated the steel drum manufacturing in Fenton, Missouri into the Greif Chicago operations; consolidated its Harahan, Louisiana steel drum manufacturing into two existing steel drum operations in Houston, Texas; consolidated the manufacturing operations in Hanweiler, Germany; and consolidated the reconditioning operations in Mendig, Germany to operations in Rumbeke, Belgium.
For more information, contact Laitram Machinery, Inc., 220 Laitram Lane, Harahan, Louisiana 70123, USA; telephone: 1-504-733-6000; fax: 1-504-733-6111.