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Wire feeder designed for high-production shops

June 8, 2004

The Lincoln Electric Co. offers the LF-72 industrial wire feeder for high-production shops. The feeder features the company’s patented die-cast aluminum two-roll Universal Wire Drive System.The...

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Cutoff wheel designed for use with hard, heavy-gauge metals

June 8, 2004

Metabo Corp. has expanded its Choice Cuts™ line of job-matched cutoff wheels with an aluminum oxide type 1 cut-off wheel for use with hard and heavy-gauge metals, such as stainless and...

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Laser cutting systems enhanced with software

June 8, 2004

Prima Laser Tools has chosen to integrate Cenit North America Inc.’s v5/LaserCUT software into its 3-D laser cutting systems.The PC/Windows®-compatible software features advanced solids,...

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Hydraulic presses' interlocked steel design absorbs, evenly distributes force

June 8, 2004

Pacific Press Technologies offers the OBM and OBL hydraulic presses with an interlocked steel design that absorbs and evenly distributes full-force capacities. Loads are transmitted to the frame by...

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Press line includes models from 30 to 4,000 tons

June 8, 2004

AIDA offers a line of stamping presses ranging in capacity from 30 to 4,000 tons. The line includes gap, straight-side, progressive-die, high-speed, transfer, and cold forming presses, as well as...

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Industrial fan comes with four mounting options

June 8, 2004

Airmaster® Fan Co. offers the 4-IN-1 Direct Drive Mancooler® with four mounting options shipped in one box. Included with the fan is the chain hanging mount, the ceiling mount, the wall mount,...

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Wire packing drums can be nested

June 8, 2004

France-based Darius Technologies has developed a new technology for packing wire in tapered (conical) drums. Empty drums can be nested by 10 or more and require limited storage space.The wire loops...

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Bar storage-retrieval system integrates automatic sawing

June 8, 2004

Admiral Drive Systems designs and manufactures automated storage and retrieval systems for steel sheet, tubes, and bars. The bar system accommodates long tubes and bars and integrates with an...

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Nucor to purchase Corus Tuscaloosa assets

June 8, 2004

Nucor Corporation has entered into an agreement to purchase substantially all of the steelmaking assets of Corus Tuscaloosa for a cash purchase price of approximately $90 million. The acquisition will...

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Worker Memorial Day observed

June 8, 2004

Assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational Safety and Health John Henshaw released a statement regarding Worker Memorial Day, April 28, 2004.“Today is Worker Memorial Day, a day to pay...

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OSHA, AIHA renew alliance

June 8, 2004

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has extended its alliance with the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) for two additional years, saying the collaborative...

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New OSHA fact sheets available

June 8, 2004

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has added seven new items to its ongoing series of fact sheets on various safety and health topics.The new additions include Planning and...

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Picture book links productivity, ergonomics

June 8, 2004

A “picture book” from Southworth Products Corp. using amusing caricatures is intended to show how the company’s ergonomic material handling equipment can increase productivity and...

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Study shows automakers rely on steel for high-performance engines

June 8, 2004

Results from a study sponsored by the American Iron and Steel Institute’s (AISI) Bar and Rod Market Development Group show that automakers rely extensively on steel for strength, durability,...

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Nucor’s DiMicco awarded AISI’s 2004 Gary Memorial Medal

June 8, 2004

The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) has announced that Daniel R. DiMicco is the 2004 recipient of the Gary Memorial Medal. DiMicco, former AISI chairman and vice chairman, president, and CEO...

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