WAUKESHA, WI — The Wisconsin Chapter of the ESOP Association has selected Wildeck Shift Supervisor, Jack Sites, as its 2010 Employee Owner of the Year. This prestigious and highly competitive award is presented annually to an employee who... Read more about Wildeck Employee Receives High Honors from Wisconsin Chapter of the ESOP Association
Robert Pritzker, President and CEO of Colson Associates out of Chicago, visits Colson Caster's headquarters location in Jonesboro, Arkansas to enjoy the festivities surrounding the company's 125th year in business. Pritzker has owned Colson... Read more about Colson Caster Celebrates 125 Years!
Flight Systems Industrial Products (FSIP) announces the addition of Stephen Orr, Engineering Manager. Stephen brings with him, 15 years experience in electronics and engineering management. This addition will enhance FSIP’s remanufacturing... Read more about Flight Systems Industrial Products (FSIP) announces the addition of an Engineering Manager
GREENVILLE, NC — Yale Materials Handling Corporation has launched two new electric rider lift truck models—the 3-wheel ERP030-040VT and the 4-wheel ERP030-040VF. Both truck models provide lifting capacities of 3,000 to 4,000 lbs. and a zero... Read more about Yale Materials Handling Corporation Launches New Electric Rider Lift Trucks
On February 1, 2010, H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (H&E) expanded their corporate footprint into Indiana by opening a new facility in Indianapolis. This new store will provide full-service to construction, mining, industrial and... Read more about H&E Opens New Store in Indianapolis!
A new "Best Practices for Product Safety Leaders" introductory course and a specialized seminar track for training professionals are featured in the upcoming annual Product Safety & Compliance Seminar from the Association of Equipment... Read more about Product safety, product training and product liability issues are focus of AEM seminars
Marcus Vaenerberg has been appointed Senior Vice President of the UPM Raflatac RFID Business Area as of April 1, 2010. Marcus Vaenerberg has worked as Vice President, Sales for UPM Raflatac’s RFID business since 2005. The current holder of... Read more about Marcus Vaenerberg appointed Senior Vice President of UPM Raflatac RFID Business Area
McCONNELLSBURG, PA — JLG Industries, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company [NYSE:OSK] and a leading manufacturer of aerial work platforms and telescopic material handlers, announced today the appointment of Andrew Satterley to vice president -... Read more about JLG Appoints Satterley to Lead Sales, Marketing and Customer Support in Asia
As companies are seeking to reap the benefits of a fully integrated supply chain, it is crucial to find partners who know how to bring all the facets of warehouse logistics to maximum efficiency. Westfalia Technologies, Inc. and KUKA Systems... Read more about Integration of AS/RS with High Speed Layer Picking - An Integrated Warehouse Logistics Solution
Hirschmann Automation and Control (PAT) Chambersburg, Pennsylvania has named Alfatec Solutions, located in Itapevi, Sao Paulo, a Premier Dealer in Brazil. Alfatec Solutions is a full service dealer carrying Hirschmann's entire line of PAT and... Read more about Hirschmann (PAT) names new Premier Dealer in Brazil
GREENVILLE, NC — Hyster Company recently began its fourth consecutive year of Invitation to Compare (ITC) events. The events continue to gain popularity with dealers and their customers, and the 2010 ITC events will focus on Hyster® trucks... Read more about Hyster Company Kicks Off Fourth Consecutive Year of Invitation to Compare Events
Visual Components and RSW Successfully Implement New Hi-Speed Mixed Palletizing Line through SimulationMarch 12, 2010
ESPOO, FINLAND — Visual Components, a leading global provider of 3D factory simulation software, has successfully partnered with palletizing systems leader RSW to launch the pilot implementation of RSW’s innovative materials handling... Read more about Visual Components and RSW Successfully Implement New Hi-Speed Mixed Palletizing Line through Simulation