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Bobcat Company announces $17 million investment in Gwinner manufacturing facility

Bobcat Company announces $17 million investment in Gwinner manufacturing facility

Expansion adds new paint line and 30,000-square-feet of manufacturing space FARGO, ND – Bobcat Company recently announced plans for a $17 million investment at its Gwinner, ND, manufacturing facility. “We are excited to strengthen our North Dakota manufacturing footprint. This project emphasizes our commitment to continuous improvement and to the Gwinner operation,” said Mike Ballweber, president […]

Montabert announces opening of new U.S. Distribution Center

Montabert S.A.S. — manufacturer of hydraulic demolition and drilling equipment for use in demolition, construction and more, recently announced the grand opening of their new U.S. distribution center in Nashville, IL.  The event is scheduled for October 25. Known worldwide for the design, production and distribution of rock drill products and rock breakers they have […]

OSHA seeks input for Beryllium exposure requirements

OSHA seeks input for Beryllium exposure requirements

Source: EHS Today OSHA’s new proposed rule is aimed at clearifying the requirements to protect workers from shipyards and construction from beryllium exposure. The agency is seeking feedback to more appropriately tailor the requirements of the standards to the exposures in these industries. The proposal ensures consistency with the general industry standard where appropriate based on a July […]

Martin Engineering expands program to improve breast cancer awareness

Martin Engineering expands program  to improve breast cancer awareness

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in the U.S., and Martin Engineering is building on its previous fund-raising programs by expanding the company’s efforts to support the Susan B. Komen Foundation®. In 2017 and 2018, the firm raised a total of $7500 by contributing $50 for every special edition truck vibrator sold during the […]

U.S. Secretary of Labor Eugene Scalia sworn into office

U.S. Secretary of Labor Eugene Scalia sworn into office

WASHINGTON, DC – Following a White House swearing-in event on Sept. 30, led by President Donald J. Trump and Vice President Mike Pence, U.S. Secretary of Labor Eugene Scalia released the following statement. “I am deeply honored to have the opportunity to serve in President Trump’s Administration and to lead this great Department where I […]