Orange pole regulates dock traffic movement
Safety Pole controls truck exits by automatically rising in front of the cab, indicating that the dock door is open and it is not safe to depart.
Safety Pole controls truck exits by automatically rising in front of the cab, indicating that the dock door is open and it is not safe to depart. The flexible orange pole electronically linked to the dock door stores in the ground, and retracts immediately when hit by a person or vehicle. D.L. Manufacturing
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Annual Salary Survey
Before the calendar turned, 2016 already had the makings of a pivotal year for manufacturing, and for the world.
There were the big events for the year, including the United States as Partner Country at Hannover Messe in April and the 2016 International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago in September. There's also the matter of the U.S. presidential elections in November, which promise to shape policy in manufacturing for years to come.
But the year started with global economic turmoil, as a slowdown in Chinese manufacturing triggered a worldwide stock hiccup that sent values plummeting. The continued plunge in world oil prices has resulted in a slowdown in exploration and, by extension, the manufacture of exploration equipment.
Read more: 2015 Salary Survey