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Now is the Time to Winterize Your Loading Dock

The harsh winters in NEPA can make keeping cold air out, and warm air in—a big challenge. Worn or damaged seals and dock shelters don’t help matters as improperly weatherized loading docks lead to a tremendous amount of energy loss.

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Today’s Forklifts—Combining Technology and Comfort

Is your lift truck experiencing too much downtime? Does it cost too much to maintain? If so, it might be time to sell and upgrade to a modern forklift. Today’s forklifts are new and improved—designed with advanced technology and ergonomic features.

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Happy 4th of July!

We wish all our employees and friends a safe and Happy 4th of July! A federal holiday since 1941, July 4th is celebrated as the birth of American independence, but the tradition goes back to 1776. Today we celebrate with festivities ranging from fireworks, parades, and concerts to more casual family gatherings and barbecues.

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HVLS Fans–Beat the Heat with a Breeze!

With the start of warm-weather months in NE Pennsylvania, we thought it would be a good time to re-post last year’s blog about HVLS fans. Working in hot, humid conditions can result in a number of adverse health effects ranging from discomfort to serious health risks. There are many steps that employers can take to assess risk and provide more comfortable working conditions during hot weather.

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Need to Expand Your Warehouse Space? Let’s Evaluate.

Congested aisles. Crowded racks. Cluttered dock. How do you know when the time is right to expand your warehouse capabilities? It’s widely held that once storage capacity surpasses 85% utilization, there is a marked reduction in warehouse productivity. Movement becomes restricted which results in multiple actions to complete a task.

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Spring is Here! It’s Time to Inspect Your Dock & Door Equipment.

Winter in Northeastern Pennsylvania can be long and challenging. So with springtime comes the desire for warmer temperatures and all things outdoors. It’s also the perfect time to take a look at the effects of winter weather on your dock and door equipment.

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Guard Your Pallet Racking—Protection Pays!

Receiving—Moving—Storing, and Protecting! Material handling activities can bring a multitude of challenges. One being, lift trucks coming into contact with pallet racks. The repeated impact from forklifts can cause significant damage to your facilities’ pallet racks. What are the reasons for impact and how can you minimize repeated damage?

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