July 25, 2023

Fortifying Home Community is Foundational to The H&K Perforating Companies

Chicago (July 20, 2023) – The H&K Perforating Companies expertly punch holes through metal for industrial clients while striving to support the community they call home. In that spirit, they are hosting a Back-to-School Fest at 5655 W. Fillmore Street, on Friday, August 18, from noon to 3 p.m.

“As we celebrate our remarkable 100-year journey in our Chicago location, we are filled with immense pride and gratitude,” said company President and COO Andrew Strang. “This back-to-school event marks not only the start of a new academic year but also a wonderful opportunity for us to give back to the community that has supported us throughout the years. We are thrilled to give back to the community that has given so much to us as we enter our next century of success at this location.”

The event will celebrate the approaching academic season with food, giveaways and activities aimed at a high fun factor. These include performances by the Jesse White Tumblers.

DJ Nick NonStop will provide music, and radio partner Crawford Broadcasting will be on hand and on air with POWER 92’s DJ Nehpets. Also on hand will be community partner Safe Haven, a Chicago Public Schools program. Giveaways will include school supplies (notepads, pencils, pens, arts and crafts and more). A raffle will disperse prizes such as gift cards, iPads, and Beats by Dre merchandise.

Participants can RSVP at https://hkbacktoschool.eventbrite.com

The H&K Perforating Companies 

A leader in the metals perforating service industry since 1883, the company’s corporate office is located at 5420 W. Roosevelt Road.

“We want to hire from the West Side communities,” Strang said. “It’s home for us, and it’s important to focus on our neighborhood.”

A history of high-quality, precision services is The H&K Perforating Companies’ passion and forte.

The H&K Perforating Companies offer several distinctive options for clients:

Program & release in-stock material. Addressing customer needs through integration in the customer’s forecasting and planning, targets customer pain points like lead time & freight costs.

Run to order. With a myriad of patterns available from thousands of dies, H&K Perforating can provide hundreds of perforated patterns, as in-stock perforated sheets and coils, produced to order in a choice of materials and a variety of gauges.

Customized solutions. Without the expense of custom dies, customers can still obtain a range of customization, thanks to tooling from The H&K Perforating Company’s extensive die catalog.

Versatility underscores The H&K Perforating Companies’ model and contributes to the 140-year-old company leading the perforated metal industry in the markets served. Holes can be any size, shape or arrangement, in metals and non-metallics, from foil thin to 1-inch thick. Fast delivery, competitive pricing, and flexibility (from one-off prototypes to extensive orders) are key to The H&K Perforating Companies’ success. To contact someone in the sales department, contact us here.

For more information about The H&K Perforating Companies, please contact Deborah O. Farmer at Brown Farmer Media Group.