Learning to Love Expense Control

Distributors in all lines of trade, including AWRF members, operate in a sales-focused environment. Interestingly, that focus is both positive and negative. On the one hand, the economy continues to provide a strong tailwind which allows firms to enjoy steady, albeit moderate, …

Practice Makes Perfect

The failure of the first Tacoma Narrows bridge in November 1940 may be among the most dramatic and well-remembered film clips ever recorded. Engineers, physics students and all those simply interested in the world around them never seem to tire of watching …

Q & A: Frank Samsel

It’s hard to imagine any good resulting from the infamous June 22, 1969 Cuyahoga River fire, but the incident sparked the mid-1970’s environmental movement and inspired creation of new technologies to clean water and air. The fire was also one impetus for …

New Enhanced 9-Part Slings from WireCo®

WireCo’s 9-Part Super-Flex slings have improved efficiencies providing the industry’s maximum-rated capacity lifting slings per diameter for wire rope. The improved efficiency is backed with a proven design that provides internal adjustment to distribute the load equally among all nine parts of …