Material handling in a typical machining or manufacturing operation can account for a large percentage of production time, and the movement and storage of tooling and dies can represent a significant portion of the cost of production.
... Read more about Selecting a Vertical Storage & Retrieval System for Tool & Die Applications
DEARBORN, MI — For the first time in its 78-year history, the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) has elected a woman to lead the organization. Barbara M. Fossum, PhD, FSME will serve as 2010 president and was officially sworn in –... Read more about Society of Manufacturing Engineers Elects First Woman President
NEENAH, WI — J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc., a leading national provider of risk and regulatory management solutions, has named Nick Dalis, of Joseph J. Albanese, Inc. in Santa Clara, California, as the 2009 KellerOnline® Safety... Read more about 2009 Safety Professional of the Year Announced by KellerOnline
AZUSA, CA — Thanks to the MHIA's new member, A.A.C. Forearm Forklift, Inc., moving furniture and mattresses will takes on new meaning: supporting the fight against breast cancer. Forearm Forklift, Inc. just joined our association last year... Read more about Moving Straps Turn PINK to Help Cure Breast Cancer
Intelligrated Hires Edward Puisis as Chief Financial Officer and Promotes Jim Sharp to Executive Vice PresidentJanuary 20, 2010
Intelligrated® (www.intelligrated.com), a leading American-owned automated material handling solution provider, announces two new appointments to its leadership team. Edward Puisis... Read more about Intelligrated Hires Edward Puisis as Chief Financial Officer and Promotes Jim Sharp to Executive Vice President
It’s been called rapid technology, rapid prototyping, and layered manufacturing, but additive manufacturing now has a universal name and a universal language, thanks to a collaboration between the Society of Manufacturing Engineers and ASTM... Read more about Additive Manufacturing Gets a “Universal Language”
KENOSHA, WI — Snap-on Industrial today announced the introduction of a multimeter certification program designed to meet the electrical monitoring requirements of technicians working in a variety of industries – from automotive to... Read more about Improved Job Skills: Multimeter Certification Joins Snap-On Industrial Training Portfolio
DENVER, CO — Caljan Rite-Hite US (www.caljanritehiteus.com), a world leading manufacturer of advanced material handling solutions for loading and unloading loose loaded cargo is... Read more about Caljan Rite-Hite Launches Mobile Loader
When hydraulic cylinders fail on material handling equipment, work often comes to a screeching halt. That type of failure can be catastrophic, even when short-lived, and directly impacts the equipment OEM’s reputation, if not warranty.... Read more about Hydraulic Cylinders: When Failure Isn’t an Option for OEMs
NACCO Materials Handling Group, Inc. (NMHG) has appointed Northland Industrial Truck Company, Inc. (NITCO) as the Hyster® dealer for Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and parts of Vermont and Massachusetts. In addition, NITCO... Read more about NMHG Appoints NITCO as Hyster Dealer for Large Part of New England Territory
In the wake of January 12's tragic earthquake in Haiti, MHEDA is working with the American Logistics Aid Network (ALAN) and major humanitarian relief agencies to identify the most critical relief needs.
As needs are identified that can... Read more about ALAN Mobilizing To Help Haiti
Lifting Gear Hire Corporation, the nation’s largest single organization devoted exclusively to the rental, sale and service of lifting, winching and material handling equipment will open its 12th facility in Lakeland, Florida on March 1st,... Read more about Lifting Gear Hire Opens 12th Warehouse in Florida