How to Commoditize Work Platforms

When searching for a product, buyers and project managers look for the easiest and cheapest solution: a commodity product. Commodity solutions for large scale material handling projects would expedite the project and decreased expenses. To make a work platform a commodity product, project managers and project engineers need to answer the following questions, and make sure all the answers are the same for each project they work on.

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Join Us in Welcoming Our First COO

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OSHA Changing Regulations on Fixed Ladders

Regulations regarding protection on fixed ladders are changing in 2018. Currently, cages are required on fixed ladders that have a climb greater than 20 feet. Starting in November 2018, that will change. Ladders will…

Material Handling Talent Trends

The seven talent trends that will help shape the workforce this year. Adoption of People Analytics Candidate-Driven Job Market Continues Industry Growth Means More Jobs Working Remotely Takes Off Women Gaining Ground Social Media…

Blockchain: Revolutionary Supply Chain Concept

What is blockchain? Blockchain is a secure database that holds records of digital data or events in a way that makes them tamper-resistant. Blockchain technology makes it easier and safer for businesses to work…

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Mezzanine and Platform News an Information

Learn more about mezzanines, work platforms and other steel structures, and about trends in the material handling and industrial processing markets from our blog posts by Steele Solutions President Kevin O’Neill. Check out the blog archives for helpful advice on structure selection, siting and applications.