May22

KION Group takes precautionary steps to maintain financial strength

KION Group has additional liquidity at its disposal Further precautionary measure to maintain financial flexibility during the coronavirus crisis Additional credit facility of up to €1.0 billion in total 80 percent of the total put up by KfW and 20 percent by the KION Group’s core banks Temporary suspension of covenants agreed with the banks that provide the Group’s funding Extensive cost-cutting measures initiated...

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May22

Genie shares protocols for cleaning and disinfecting aerial equipment

Following CDC guidelines to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 on aerial job sites Based on guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Genie offers new procedures and protocols for cleaning and disinfecting aerial equipment on job sites to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 while working at height. This information provides job site superintendents and fleet managers with specific precautions to take in...

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May21

ARA releases Healthy Work Practices Guide for protection against COVID-19

The American Rental Association (ARA) has released the ARA Healthy Work Practices Guide for construction equipment rental companies, part of a new “Clean. Safe. Essential.” program designed to help ARA members continue to ensure a safe rental experience The American Rental Association (ARA) has released the ARA Healthy Work Practices Guide for construction equipment rental companies — part of a new “Clean. Safe. Essential.” program...

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May20

DENSO Sponsors NHRA Champs’ Shelter-in-Place Dachshund Race

Angie & Matt Smith live stream DENSO 3-Wide Doxie Nationals for charity May 23 DENSO Products and Services Americas, Inc., an affiliate of a global automotive supplier DENSO Corp., is sponsoring the first-ever DENSO 3-Wide Doxie Nationals hosted by its NHRA racing partners Angie and Matt Smith to support three animal rescue, adoption, and placement organizations. The husband-and-wife Pro Stock Motorcycle teammates will live...

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May20

Weekly Rail Traffic for the week ending May 16, 2020

The Association of American Railroads (AAR) reported U.S. rail traffic for the week ending May 16, 2020. For this week, total U.S. weekly rail traffic was 416,115 carloads and intermodal units, down 22 percent compared with the same week last year. Total carloads for the week ending May 16 were 184,415 carloads, down 30.2 percent compared with the same week in 2019, while U.S. weekly intermodal volume was 231,700 containers and...

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May20

Raymond receives Edison Award for Courier™ 3030 Automated Stacker

The Raymond Corporation has been awarded an Edison Award bronze medal in the Transportation and Logistics — Autonomous Work Solutions category for the Raymond Courier™ 3030 automated stacker. The award recognizes excellence in materials science and engineering equipment technology. The Raymond® Courier 3030 automates a wide variety of tasks. The Courier 3030 is operational from day one, provides flexibility with on-the-fly programming...

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May19

myDHLi: DHL Global Forwarding launches innovative one-stop customer portal for digital logistics

Unique follow + share functions provide seamless collaboration with customers and suppliers, customers experience superior online services for full shipment visibility and control in one platform, launch to begin within North America, Europe, Asia, Australia, and Africa, new digital solution reflects Deutsche Post DHL Group’s Strategy 2025: “Delivering Excellence in a Digital World” DHL Global Forwarding, Deutsche Post DHL Group’s air...

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