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Aug09

American Staffing Association elevated to Ambassador in OSHA Safety Program

The American Staffing Association was promoted to ambassador status in recognition of its longstanding alliance with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration during a signing ceremony today. Ambassador status reflects OSHA’s recognition that an alliance participant has built, and will continue to maintain, a productive cooperative relationship with the agency. As an ambassador to OSHA’s Alliance program, ASA will...

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Aug09

ARA forecast remains bullish on equipment rental revenue growth despite headwinds

Today’s economic indicators are mixed and uncertain, but all continue to point toward significant growth for equipment rental revenue in the U.S. according to the latest quarterly update of the five-year forecast released by the American Rental Association (ARA). The update, released Aug. 3, projects equipment rental revenue, including the construction and general tool segments, to grow 11.2 percent to nearly reach $55.9 billion in...

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Aug09

ASSP encourages involvement in Safe + Sound Week

Everyone can play a role in minimizing workplace risks that lead to injuries, illnesses, and fatalities. The American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP) encourages involvement in Safe + Sound Week, an annual workplace safety campaign spearheaded by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). The nationwide event takes place Aug. 15-21. More than 1,300 businesses have already registered online to join the event, which...

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Aug09

Port of Long Beach has most active July on record

Empties boost increase as consumer spending slows The Port of Long Beach had its busiest July on record despite a cooldown in consumer spending. Dockworkers and terminal operators moved 785,843 twenty-foot equivalent units in July, a slim 0.13% increase from the previous record set in July 2021. Imports declined 1.8% to 376,175 TEUs, while exports were down 0.5% to 109,411 TEUs. Empty containers moved through the Port were up 2.8% to...

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Aug09

PS Logistics acquires Noble

The transaction further establishes PS Logistics in the 53-foot flatbed trailer market, enhancing its overlength service offerings throughout the U.S. PS Logistics just announced that its DMT Trucking LLC subsidiary has completed the acquisition of Noble LLC, Noble Trucking LLC, and Noble Logistics LLC (collectively “Noble”). The financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. The transaction will further strengthen DMT...

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Aug09

Felling Trailers adds UN31 Tanks to its certifications

Felling Trailers, Inc., a national provider of industrial and commercial trailers, recently received certification for its UN31 Tank design. The UN31 tank is certified as a fuel tank, 607 usable gallons, intended use is for the mobile generator industry. The UN31 tanks were designed to be compatible with Felling’s DDG drop deck generator trailer line. The tank option is utilized in conjunction with an OEM’s Genset mounted to the...

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Aug09

Menasha Corporation publishes annual 2022 Corporate Social Responsibility report

A new report from ORBIS Corporation’s parent company highlights social and environmental actions Menasha Corporation, ORBIS Corporation’s parent company, has released its 2022 Corporate Social Responsibility Report, an annual publication highlighting the company’s environmental, social, and governance performance during the calendar year 2021 and the first half of 2022. Highlights include the company’s environmental activities that...

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