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Aquamesh®: The Galvanised After-Weld Difference

By Fishing News Staff Writer - February 23, 2017

Riverdale Mills has always been an ardent supporter of the lobster industry, providing industry insight for research and development, and creating products to help ensure the sustainability of the industry and the financial wellbeing of the fishermen. Riverdale’s welded wire marine mesh products are designed to do the same.

Voice of America (VOA)

Small US Company Bucks a Trend, Adding Manufacturing Jobs

By Jim Randle - February 13, 2017

NORTHBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS — A rising tide of automation, trade problems and lagging growth in productivity has slashed millions of jobs from the U.S. manufacturing sector. At the same time, a small factory in Northbridge, Massachusetts, has been hiring, expanding and exporting.

Voice of America (VOA)

Lobstering Teaches Economic Lessons to Small Factory With Global Reach

By Jim Randle - February 9, 2017

A small U.S. manufacturing company is growing and hiring more people, in part because of lessons it learned from discovering revolutionary processes for making lobster traps and applying those skills to other projects, such as security fencing for the U.S. border with Mexico.

Voice of America (VOA)

Factory Boss Says Fishing Technology Could Improve Controversial US Border Wall

By Jim Randle - February 8, 2017

NORTHBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS — A manufacturing company says skills and technology it developed making lobster traps could help save money on U.S. President Donald Trump’s controversial plan to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.

Boston Herald

Firm Seeking To Climb Into Donald Trump’s Favor

By Jordan Graham - January 28, 2017

A Bay State company that has built security fencing for high-value buildings throughout the world is looking to get in on the action when President Trump’s southern border wall goes out to bid.

WJAR Providence

Massachusetts Company Says It Makes Fence Ideal For Trump’s Border Wall

By Bill Rappleye - January 25, 2017

President Donald Trump has ordered a wall between the U.S. and Mexico.

Now, Riverdale Mills in Northbridge, Massachusetts wants to build it.

WCVB Boston

Massachusetts Company Wants To Help Build Border Fence

By David Bienick - January 25, 2017

NORTHBRIDGE, Mass. — A company in Worcester County is hoping that the wall along the Mexican border starts in New England.

CBS Boston: WBZ 1030 NewsRadio

Northbridge Security Fence Company Offers Up Services Should Border Wall Become Reality

By Bernice Corpuz - January 11, 2017

NORTHBRIDGE (CBS) — A Massachusetts company could play a bigger role in national security if President-elect Donald Trump’s idea to build a wall along the Mexican border becomes a reality.

Telegram & Gazette

Border Wall Might Build Up Northbridge Company

By Kevin Yazhari - January 8, 2017

NORTHBRIDGE – A Northbridge company may be a direct beneficiary of President-elect Donald Trump’s promise to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.

Fishing News

Riverdale Mills Receives Award For Excellence In International Trade

By Gary Smythson - October 20, 2016

Bournemouth exhibitor Riverdale Mills Corporation has received the Global Trade Award by the US-based Associated Industries of Massachusetts International Business Council (AIM-IBC). The award recognises companies that ‘demonstrate excellence in international trade and set the standard for global business’.