SPONSORED White Paper: 3 Safety Compliance Myths Killing Your Bottom Line
Lean/agile manufacturing training has helped many plants respond quickly and proactively to frequent and rapid changes.
Lean/agile manufacturing training has helped numerous plants respond quickly and proactively to frequent and rapid changes. Despite the top and bottom line benefits of lean/agile training, it’s surprising how many plants continue to operate as though it were still the 1980s and 90s when it comes to safety compliance for crossover stairs and platforms.
This paper discusses three commonly-held myths about industrial crossovers and crossover stairs that waste time, but also man-hours and financial resources.
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Annual Salary Survey
After almost a decade of uncertainty, the confidence of plant floor managers is soaring. Even with a number of challenges and while implementing new technologies, there is a renewed sense of optimism among plant managers about their business and their future.
The respondents to the 2014 Plant Engineering Salary Survey come from throughout the U.S. and serve a variety of industries, but they are uniform in their optimism about manufacturing. This year’s survey found 79% consider manufacturing a secure career. That’s up from 75% in 2013 and significantly higher than the 63% figure when Plant Engineering first started asking that question a decade ago.