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Handling Specialty Earns ISO Certification
ISO 9001:2008 registration has been bestowed upon Handling Specialty Manufacturing Ltd., Grimsby, Ontario, Canada. The company custom-engineers and manufactures material-handling equipment, including fork trucks and indexing tables; www.handling.com.
DGI Supply to Acquire Bay-Area Distributor
DGI Supply, Wheeling, IL, a DoAll company, has signed a letter of intent to acquire K & H Sales, Inc., which operates distribution centers in three Northern California locations—San Leandro, Watsonville and El Dorado Hills. The firm suppliers metal-cutting tools, precision measurement equipment and machine-shop supplies, as well as fasteners, hand and power tools, abrasive systems and maintenance supplies; www.kandhsalesinc.com. DGI Supply, which intends to broaden the inventory at each K & H location, operates 49 sales offices in North America and offers abrasive and band-sawing products, cutting tools and fluids, MRO and safety products, and more ; www.dgisupply.com.
Movers and Shakers in the Metalforming Industry
Mayfran International, Inc., Cleveland, OH, appointed Jeremy Halford president, responsible for operations in North and South America. The firm manufactures scrap- and material-handling equipment, and coolant-management equipment; www.mayfran.com.
German press manufacturer Siempelkamp has added a new managing director to its management team—Dr.-Ing. Joachim Martin. He’ll help oversee the company’s sheetmetal-forming division, and join the management team of W. Strothmann GmbH. More at www.siempelkamp.com.
ATW Companies Inc., Warwick, RI, appointed Tracy MacNeal corporate director of business development. She’ll oversee development of the firm’s sales and marketing strategies, and provide support to operations and engineering. ATW Group companies provide a wide range of fabrication technologies for manufacture of precision tubing and fabricated-metal components; www.atwcompanies.com.