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Briggs International announces Proposed Acquisition of Hyster Lift Truck Assets and Facilities from Barloworld Handling

January 30, 2012

Briggs International, Inc., a Sammons Enterprises, Inc. company, announced today that its subsidiary, Briggs Equipment, has executed a letter of interest to acquire a portion of Barloworld Handling’s assets. With this acquisition, Hyster... Read more about Briggs International announces Proposed Acquisition of Hyster Lift Truck Assets and Facilities from Barloworld Handling

Union Pacific Employees Cap Decade of Employee Safety Improvement

January 30, 2012

Union Pacific Railroad employees capped a decade of safety improvement in 2011 by achieving a 1.15 reportable injury rate, the best performance on record in the company’s history. Employees surpassed their previous best of rate 1.37,... Read more about Union Pacific Employees Cap Decade of Employee Safety Improvement

Kimberly-Clark Professional® Partners with TerraCycle to Help Customers Recycle Cleanroom Garments

January 27, 2012

Kimberly-Clark Professional®, a global leader in contamination control solutions for laboratories and cleanrooms, and TerraCycle, a leading "upcycling" company, have joined forces to help pharmaceutical manufacturing facilities recycle... Read more about Kimberly-Clark Professional® Partners with TerraCycle to Help Customers Recycle Cleanroom Garments

Acquisition of Accu-Sort Systems Inc. Completed

January 27, 2012

Datalogic S.p.A. (“Datalogic”), a company listed on the STAR segment of the Italian Stock Exchange (Borsa Italiana S.p.A.: DAL) and leader in the market of bar code readers, data collection mobilecomputers, RFID and vision systems,... Read more about Acquisition of Accu-Sort Systems Inc. Completed

New Distribution for Hyster Company in South and Southeast United States

January 26, 2012

Some time ago, Barloworld advised NACCO Materials Handling Group of their strategic intent to consider exiting the materials handling business in the United States. Over the past several months, we have worked with Barloworld to enable them to... Read more about New Distribution for Hyster Company in South and Southeast United States

New Inch Catalog from SDP/SI Continues Commitment to Customers and Quality Products

January 26, 2012

Stock Drive Products/Sterling Instrument (SDP/SI) is proud to introduce the new D810 Inch Catalog, a completely easy-to-use book that includes new products, detailed indexes, and comprehensive technical data. It features over 87,000 components... Read more about New Inch Catalog from SDP/SI Continues Commitment to Customers and Quality Products

New French Language Translation Makes Thomsonlinear.com Fully Functional in 11 Languages

January 26, 2012

Thomson Industries, Inc. announces that the company’s website - www.thomsonlinear.com - is now fully translated and functional in French. The site is also available in English,... Read more about New French Language Translation Makes Thomsonlinear.com Fully Functional in 11 Languages

Nissan Forklift’s New APX Series Walkie Pallet Truck is Ideal for Tight Settings

January 25, 2012

Nissan Forklift Corporation has added the APX Series to its line of pallet trucks. The APX Advanced AC-Powered Walkie Pallet Truck offers superior maneuverability.

The APX pallet truck, rated at 4,000 pounds capacity, is ideal for... Read more about Nissan Forklift’s New APX Series Walkie Pallet Truck is Ideal for Tight Settings

55 Mechanics and Erectors from ALL Crane Family of Companies to Attend Link-Belt Factory Training School

January 25, 2012

ALL Erection & Crane Rental Corp. is sending a total of 55 qualified mechanics and erectors from 20 of their 32 North American branches to a Link-Belt training school course focusing on boom latching, assembly and disassembly of lattice... Read more about 55 Mechanics and Erectors from ALL Crane Family of Companies to Attend Link-Belt Factory Training School

Ports of Indiana handles largest annual tonnage in five years

January 24, 2012

The Ports of Indiana handled 8.1 million tons of cargo in 2011, the largest annual tonnage since 2006. New ethanol and dried distillers grains (DDGs) shipments combined with gains in limestone, salt and steel cargoes fueled a 5 percent increase... Read more about Ports of Indiana handles largest annual tonnage in five years

ShockWatch® TempMark® 8 Selected Material Handling, Storage & Logistics Top Product at 2011 Europack Conference

January 24, 2012

ShockWatch, a global leader in detecting and preventing damage in the logistics supply chain and storage of products, announced that its newest cold chain temperature monitor, the TempMark 8, has won the “Coup de Coeur, Produit Phare” (Show... Read more about ShockWatch® TempMark® 8 Selected Material Handling, Storage & Logistics Top Product at 2011 Europack Conference

OSHA to Speak at MCM Crane Conference in New Orleans Industry News

January 23, 2012

MCM Events will welcome an OSHA representative to address delegates at its jointly-held Crane & Rigging Conference and Industrial Crane & Hoist Conference (CRC/ICHC), at the Hampton Inn Hotel & Suites New Orleans—Convention... Read more about OSHA to Speak at MCM Crane Conference in New Orleans Industry News



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