The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) has recognized 55 member manufacturers with “Statistics Outstanding Merit Awards” for their exemplary 2008 performance in AEM’s data reporting programs. This enhances the association’s... Read more about AEM “Statistics Outstanding Merit Award” Winners Recognized
AKRON, OH — Rhino Rubber, LLC has recently been appointed exclusive distributor for Stellana USA “Elastomeric” brand of resilient tires. Stellana manufactures a complete line of high-quality polyurethane tires and load... Read more about Rhino Rubber, LLC Named Exclusive Distributor of Stellana USA
Whether it's for new warehouse construction or a distribution center overhaul, the last thing a facility manager needs to hear is that opening will be delayed by weeks or months due to building permit delays.
Bringing in your warehouse... Read more about Solutions Offered to Warehouse Building Permit Dilemmas
LOMBARD, IL — Big Lift, LLC, the manufacturer of the Big Joe™ product line of lifts and material handling aids, has appointed Dan Rosskamm as its new President. Dan will also serve as a member of the Management Board.
Dave Sheehan of the Bradbury Company keeps a clean shop floor for a reason. In fact, he has a couple of reasons—saving money and keeping the area safe.
For some dock and production floor operations, literally thousands of linear feet... Read more about “Creative Scrap Handling” Dumped for Safer Solution
Big Lift, LLC has acquired substantially all of the assets supporting the production, sales and servicing of Big Joe™ lift trucks. The new owners bring strong financial backing, resident industry knowledge and manufacturing expertise that... Read more about Big JoeTM Bought by Big Lift, LLC
DEARBORN, MI — The Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME), the world’s leading professional society serving the manufacturing industry, is issuing its annual call for nominations for the International Honor Awards, the... Read more about Nominate Exceptional Innovators, Business Leaders And Volunteers
What plant manager would consciously allow energy costs to go up in smoke? In a very literal sense, such a scenario plays out across a broad range of metal-product manufacturers who choose to vent smoke and other dirty air from welding and... Read more about Why Clean Air Need Not Come at the Expense of Hot and Cold Air
NEW CASTLE, DE — Sky-Trax Inc. is proud to announce its newest Premier Partner Program member and Value Added Reseller (VAR), LogTrek, a division of Dr. Schniz GmbH.
The partnership between Sky-Trax, a technology... Read more about Sky-Trax Partners with LogTrek
LEXINGTON, KY — Big Ass Fans has been voted as the best place to work in Kentucky ranking first in manufacturing and 23rd overall in 2009. This prestigious award recognizes Big Ass Fans and their commitment to an excellent... Read more about Big Ass Fans Receives Prestigious Award & Recognition
by Dick Higgins
Years ago the Ohio Bureau of Worker’s Compensation (BWC) saw fit to establish what is now the Ohio Division of Safety & Hygiene, the mission to do all possible to make the workplace safer, hence... Read more about U.S. Open Forklift Rodeo Gains International Attention
ASSE Announces Newly Revised Standard on Accepted Practices in Safety, Health and Environmental TrainingMay 20, 2009
DES PLAINES, IL — The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) recently announced the approval and availability of the newly revised American National Standard ANSI/ASSE Z490.1-2009 ‘Criteria for Accepted Practices in... Read more about ASSE Announces Newly Revised Standard on Accepted Practices in Safety, Health and Environmental Training