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Material-Handling Companies Unite
Tuesday, November 28, 2006
Bushman Equipment, Milwaukee, WI, a manufacturer of custom-engineered heavy-duty material-handling equipment, has acquired Avon Engineering, Waterdown, Ontario, Canada. Avon (www.avonengineering.com
) designs and builds material-handling equipment and pressroom-automation and coil-packaging equipment. Bushman’s West Bend Equipment Division (www.westbendequipment.com
) manufactures lift tables, die-handling equipment, upenders and inverters. David Lowery, founder of Avon Engineering, continues with the company as vice president. Sales, engineering and manufacturing operations will continue in both the U.S. and Canadian markets.
Exact Tool & Die Receives Quality Certifications
Monday, November 27, 2006
Exact Tool & Die, Inc., Brook Park, OH, a producer of metal stampings and finished assemblies and a designer and builder of metal-stamping dies, has been certified to ISO/TS 16949:2002 Without Design and ISO 9001:2000 Without Design. Exact supplies the automotive, computer, construction, lawn-and-garden, medical and aerospace industries.
HAPPY THANKSGIVING !
Thursday, November 23, 2006
The staff of MetalForming
magazine and all of PMA wish you and yours a very happy and healthy Thanksgiving holiday. Hot off the Press
, your daily news source covering the metalforming industry, returns on Monday, November 27.