Steel Valley Authority is the

nationally recognized leader in

layoff aversion, responsible investment

and innovative economic policy.

Explore our programs below.

The SVA contributes to stable communities and renewed prosperity by saving and creating skilled and sustainable manufacturing and productive economy jobs through layoff aversion, responsible capital investment policy and building sustainable communities.

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The Strategic Early Warning Network (SEWN) supports Pennsylvania manufacturers by providing layoff aversion services to help them grow and prosper.

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Layoff Aversion Training & Technical Expertise (LATTE) offers training to states who want to establish job saving programs like SEWN to support their own regional manufacturing sector. 

Heartland promotes strategic responsible investments to rebuild the built environment, renew the industrial commons, grow the clean economy, make the boss more accountable & educate a new generation.


(Spring Townshhip) — In Matthew Derr’s “discovery classroom,” third graders watch tornadoes swirl around their classroom using augmented-reality technology.

As they view their desks through the screen of a tablet, a powerful F-5 tornado sends cows and...

October 30, 2019

Imagine this: a new CEO steps into the top role of a major manufacturer and gets to work immediately on a radical sustainability agenda. In a short space of time, she has transformed manufacturing processes, upended the existing supply chain, and rol...

October 1, 2019

ll Weather Insulated Panels, a manufacturer of insulated metal panels, will expand its manufacturing operation in Monroe County, Pennsylvania. The project will help create at least 70 full-time jobs in the area.

According to state officials, AWIP mu...

September 30, 2019

BROOKVILLE, Pa., Sept. 30, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Miller Fabrication Solutions, a strategic metal fabrication partner for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) across construction, mining, material handling and conveying equipment and other hea...

Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) Deputy Secretary for Workforce Development Eileen Cipriani visited Zippo Manufacturing Company on Wednesday to tour the facility and announced the company’s new registered apprenticeship program for machinists in...

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April 3, 2019

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SVA Impact Report


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Main Office

1112 S. Braddock St., Suite 300   

Swissvale, PA  15218
Phone:  412-342-0534 
Fax:      412-342-0538

For general inquiries:

For manufacturers:

 If you are a manufacturer seeking a business consultation with SEWN staff, call us at 1-866-SVA-8832 or complete our Contact Form.


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