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
STAVANGER, NORWAY — AeroVironment, Inc. (AV), (NASDAQ: AVAV), joint-developer of the GM Impact, the world’s first modern all-electric car, and the record-setting solar-powered GM Sunraycer, today unveiled its portfolio of... Read more about AeroVironment Unveils EV Solutions at EVS-24
New Custom Dimension Plastic Bulk Containers from Universal Package Systems Can be Built to Exact Customer SpecificationsMay 20, 2009
DALE, IN — Universal Package Systems has introduced its new custom dimension, cut and weld plastic bulk containers. The company uses standard size plastic bulk bins, to build new containers with widths ranging from 12” to... Read more about New Custom Dimension Plastic Bulk Containers from Universal Package Systems Can be Built to Exact Customer Specifications
Student teams are completing preparations to compete in the finals of the Construction Challenge teen competiton sponsored by the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM). The finals will take place May 20-23, 2009 at the University of... Read more about 2009 AEM Construction Challenge Finals Teams