Catskill - The Holcim cement plant in Smith’s Landing has announced a reduction of 26 positions, with 24 current employees being affected.
"Business is not as good as anybody anticipated," said plant manager Tom Campion. "Productivity needs to increase."
Employee reductions were made across the board in every department of the plant, according to Human Resources Manager Tony Madrazo. Seven have already been reduced, with the remainder to leave before June.