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continued from page 32             team are dedicated to providing custom   GSA Schedule Contract program. This
         to  our  five-year  GSA  contract.  The   solutions  that  best  fit  requirements   further  strengthens  our  partnership
         Straightpoint line will help satisfy the   by  supplying  service and expertise  in   and we look forward to offering our full
         government’s need to monitor over-  installation and maintenance of any   support  as  they  engage  the  illustrious
         head lifting for safety purposes and   weighing system. All services are ISO/  customer base that sources equipment
         other related applications. We have   IEC 17025 and GLP/GMP accredited.  through Federal Supply Schedules.”
         enjoyed being a Straightpoint distrib-  Jeff  Miller,  General  Manager  at   Organizations  eligible  to  source
         utor and this only adds further value   Straightpoint Inc., said: “The Scale   through  the  GSA system can  contact
         as we continue to explore avenues of   People has been part of our U.S. dealer   Straightpoint Inc. or The Scale People
         mutual opportunity.”               network since last fall as we looked to   Inc. directly.
           The Scale People has serviced, cali-  actively  raise  our  profile  in  the  scale
         brated and sold state-of-the-art equip-  marketplace.  Endeavors  to  that  end  HES uses Straightpoint
         ment in weighing and measuring tech-  have been ongoing and we’re delighted   load shackle to complete
         nology for nearly 60 years. Buck and the   to complement that activity through the   monorail crane installation
                                                                                 Melbourne,  Australia-based compa-
                                                                               ny Hoisting Equipment Specialist (Vic)
                                       C. SHERMAN JOHNSON CO. INC.             Pty Ltd (HES) recently installed two
                                                                               monorail crane systems at an electri-
                                                                               cal substation before utilizing  a 3.25t
                                                                               capacity wireless  load shackle  from
                       ARCHITECTURAL HARDWARE                                  Straightpoint to complete commission
                                                                               and handover to the end user.
                                                                                 HES  accepted a  scope  of  work  from
                                                       Terminal Tuners™        Trio  Construct,  also based in  Mel-
                 GREAT VIEW?                                                   bourne, to design, fabricate, install and
                                                                               certify two identical monorail crane
               DON’T BLOCK IT!                                                 systems,  each  with  a rated capac-
                                                                               ity of 1,000kg, measuring 1,750mm in

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