Luxfer Magtech Inc. filed a Workers Adjustment and Retraining Notification with the New York State Department of Labor on November 22. The notice indicates the company will close its facility at 680 Elton Street in Riverhead, New York and lay off 60 employees.
Luxfer Magtech specializes in research development, marketing, packaging, and manufacturing of portable electrochemical heaters and chemical detection products, according to its website.
Employee separations are expected to occur on February 28, 2018. The affected employees have bumping rights and are represented by the United Food and Commercial Workers Local 1102.
The reason for the closure was not provided in the filing.