ST. LOUIS – WB industries, a custom metal and structural fabrication, welding, and precision machining company, announces the addition of Ricky Goble as its Machining Supervisor. In this role, Goble will be tasked with leading the company’s machining department and improving productivity.  He will be responsible for performing in-process inspections, managing personnel, coordinating with other departments and monitoring project progress.

“We are very excited to welcome Ricky Goble to the WB Industries team,” said Gary Bertolucci, president of WB Industries. “Goble has extensive experience in machining and his knowledge of the industry as a whole is very impressive.  We’re confident that Goble will help us continue WB Industries’ culture of quality. “

With more than 18 years of experience in the machining industry, Goble has a wide set of skills and has filled various roles such as machine programmer/operator and department shift lead.  In his most recent position, Goble was a CNC machinist who maintained and produced quality standards in a large lathe department while also running production.

About WB Industries

Established in 1974, WB Industries is a focused, flexible and fast-paced custom metal fabrication company that builds and installs product solutions designed to improve safety, efficiency and performance. Many of WB Industries’ products are integral in local, national and international manufacturing facilities, military bases, aircraft carriers, public areas and within the country’s infrastructure.  We leverage our experience and apply our gained knowledge to every project, resulting in built-in quality. WB Industries applies customer specific requirements to its projects and work to several industry standards including NASA, Boeing, AMS, AISC, IBC, ASTM and MIL specs. For more information, visit