Industry Tours

PACE Spring Conference 2020

Industry Tours

Click the link to sign up for a tour.  More information about the location will be on the sign-up sheet.

Wednesday April 29th Morning Tours 9am-11am

  • Sofidel - Inola  (25 max) - Italian manufacturer Sofidel has a $360 million plant in Inola. This 1.8 million square foot facility’s footprint is the largest in the state. A total of 350 people will be employed at the facility when it is fully operational this summer.

  • Baker-Hughes, a GE Company - Claremore (25 max) - Baker Hughes Inc’s $36 million electric submersible pump research and development facility is part of a massive investment in Oklahoma by the Houston-based oil-field equipment maker.

  • Rescue Training Center - Pryor (no max) - Designed and built in collaboration with a team of professional first responders and rescue training experts, the Northeast Tech Rescue Training Center is a six-story, state-of-the-art facility aimed at saving lives through classroom training and scenarios.

Wednesday April 29th Afternoon Tours 12pm - 2pm

  • Pensacola Dam - Langley (25 max) - Depression-era labor built Pensacola at a time when electricity was still considered a luxury for many Oklahomans.

  • Orizon Aerospace - Grove (25 max) - Original 220,000 square foot with 80,000 square feet expansion of dedicated space, this EcoSpeed machining center for complex monolithic machined components is a Northrop Supplier Award-winning facility. PLEASE NOTE: Tour participants will need to complete a security clearance process at least one week before the tour.

  • Newell-Coach - Miami (25 max) - Starting with founder L.K. Newell's introduction of the industry's first diesel-pusher motorhome, and carrying forward to today's industry-leading active suspension and steering-tag axle, Newell has always been at the forefront of motorhome evolution.