|Scope & Content
August 19, 1963 2 page memorandum to Members of Crucible Operating Department Management from the vice-president of operations describing a trip to Europe to view steel manufacturing there and commenting on the increased competition this is bringing to the American steel industry. The memorandum mentions that a small group of Crucible's operating employees will be chosen to travel to the new Crucible Vanzetti operation at Vittuone, Italy. The new operation is described as having some difficulties getting off the ground due to staff limited experience, but with excellent potential. Other issues addressed include plant safety and production levels.