Spark resistant air hoists
The AW series hoists come with gear box and chain lubricants for food processing, food handling, pharmaceutical manufacturing. and hygienic environments.
The AW series of spark resistant wash down air hoists are used in humid, limited corrosive or outdoor environments where equipment must be washed or hosed off frequently. The AW hoists come with an unpainted aluminum body, stainless steel and electro-plated external components. They also come with gear box and chain lubricants for food processing, food handling, pharmaceutical manufacturing, and hygienic environments. These hoists are are available in 1/2 and 1 ton capacities with pendant, cord or twist rod control and can operate with or without lubrication in the air supply. Additional features include a heavy-duty disc brake and a vane motor for smooth operation.
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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