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Wednesday, December 05, 2012
In its monthly Non-Manufacturing Report on Business, the ISM reported that the index it uses to measure non-manufacturing growth—known as the NMI—was 54.7 percent in November, up 0.5 percent from October.
Posted on 12/05 at 02:05 PM
Tuesday, December 04, 2012
U.S.-bound waterborne shipments, which were up 9 percent and down 3 percent and 4 percent, respectively, in the previous three recorded months declined 10 percent from September to October, coming in at 988,255.
Posted on 12/04 at 10:01 AM
Global Trade •
Monday, December 03, 2012
The PMI, the index used by the ISM to measure manufacturing activity, was 49.5 in November, which was down 2.2 percent from October’s 51.7.
Posted on 12/03 at 02:01 PM
Among world’s 50 largest crane owners, fleet sizes are static over the last three years and overall lifting capacities steadily increased, according to new report.
Posted on 12/03 at 11:24 AM
Federation CEO cites impact of 2002's 10-day lockout, which cost economy $1 billion per day.
Acquisition strengthens Yaskawa's automation solutions portfolio.
Friday, November 30, 2012
Company's founder a pioneer in trapped key interlocking, which is still used in dock safety systems worldwide.
Increases in attendance and the number of exhibiting companies only add to the real successes and value of PACK EXPO International 2012.
Posted on 11/30 at 10:13 AM
Pack Expo 2012 •
Thursday, November 29, 2012
The Ergonomic Assist Systems and Equipment Council (EASE) of Material Handling Industry (MHI) is hosting its 3rd workshop “Engineered Solutions for Manual Handling Jobs” on January 23, 2013 at ProMat 2013 in Chicago, IL.
Posted on 11/29 at 10:41 PM
ProMat 2013 •
Despite clear inefficiencies, many are reluctant to make change until the damage is done.