Garrison Service Company believes in educating ourselves and our customers. As an active member in the material handling industry we found the best way to stay on top of new ideas and new products that can help your business is through industry news articles. Below you will find the latest RSS feed from Toyota as well as other articles and resources that will help you stay informed.
Material Handling Industry News
MHIA forecasts growth of 8.0% to 9.0% for 2012 and 6.0% in 2013 with continued growth in 2014
September 20, 2012
Released by Material Handling Institute of America (MHIA),
Material handling equipment orders are forecasted to grow 8.0% to 9.0% in 2012 and 6.0% in 2013, according to the latest Material Handling Equipment Manufacturing Forecast (MHEM). Read More...
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OSHA Awards $10.7 Million in Training Grants
September 14, 2012
Reported by Material Handling & Logistics,
The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration awarded $10.7 million through the Susan Harwood Training Grant Program to 72 nonprofit organizations, including community/faith-based groups, employer associations, labor unions, joint labor/management associations, and colleges and universities. Read More...
Crane Manufacturers Association of America Releases Newly Revised Crane Operator's Manual - Specification 79
Friday, July 27, 2012
The Crane Manufacturers Association of America, Inc. (CMAA)
has released Specification 79, the newly revised 2012 Crane Operator's Manual. This 32-page manual was prepared by the Engineering Committee of CMAA as a replacement of the original Crane Manufacturer's Operation and Maintenance Manual with the intent to provide additional information for the operation of overhead and gantry cranes. Read More...