All About Manufacturing

Apr 21, 2017  

Consider them both overqualified for the job. Under the hood, where the Jeep's engine should be, there's a small Honda V-twin gas-powered engine that drives a hydraulic pump. This powers the valve system for the hydraulic cylinders throughout the vehicle, allowing it to elevate. A big horizontal cylinder runs through the middle of the car, and inside that pipe is about 55 gallons of hydraulic fluid, which feeds through about 300 feet of organized tubing to the wheels and elevating pistons. Then, secondary pistons lift the whole thing up. To actually move forwards and backward, thin motors are

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The Basic Principles Concerning Hse Regulations

Apr 27, 2017  

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP is serving as Maxims legal advisor. In conjunction with entering into the stock purchase agreement, Coast entered into a Fifth Amendment to its Second Amended and Restated Credit Agreement with Wells Fargo, National Association, as Agent, for the lenders thereunder. The Amendment extends the maturity date of the Coast credit facility to August 14, 2017 and includes certain milestones with respect to the sale of Coast, including receipt of stockholder approval to the sale no later than June 30, 2017. The stock purchase agreement provides for a go-shop

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Insights Inside Griphoists

May 04, 2017  

(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File) FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2017 file photo, Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin speaks in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House complex in Washington. Despite the lifting of a federal hiring freeze, the Department of Veterans Affairs is opting to leave thousands of positions unfilled. It is citing the need for a leaner VA as it develops a longer-term plan to allow more veterans to seek medical care in the private sector. The order by VA Secretary David Shulkin is described in an internal April 14 memorandum obtained by The Associated

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Lifting Equipment Hire Mind-sets

May 04, 2017  

Riyad Hasan When unions cant compete, they turn to city pols to get an edge, and that seems to be whats driving a City Council bill adding a new mandate for construction workers. In the name of boosting safety, the bill would force workers to finish an apprenticeship program before working on buildings over nine stories tall. Yet unions run most of those programs so the bill would cost some non-union workers their jobs, and generally steer more work to union shops. Good for the non-union merit shop firms for fighting back. As The Posts Carl Campanile reported last week , the Associated Builders

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Introducing Hoisting Gear

Nov 21, 2017  

Manual Chain Hoisting Apparatus

Hand chain hoists are much cheaper than electric powered hoists. This kind of hoist is suggested when speed is not a large issue. It could also be utilized when lifting needs are infrequent. They can be made use of for vertical lifting ∈ addition where precise placement of awkward loads is required. These include taking out and setting up tools and dies from machinery. A hoist is used in different positions like straight and upright. A top quality hoist is extremely versatile and risk-free which makes it appropriate for any type of setting. No power.... Read more