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Vol. 39, No. 5

                                                                          Contents

             June 23, 2018              Since 1979
             Edward Bluvias, III
             Publisher            info@wireropenews.com    Feature Articles

             Don Tywoniw        design@wireropenews.com    Test Bed Safety 101  .........................................8
             Editor/Production Manager/                          From buying the right test bed and operating
             Advertising Coordinator                             it safely, to calibration guidelines and accurate
                                                                 testing certificates, this author takes us through
             Barbara Spencer   directory@wireropenews.com
             Contributing Editor/Author/                         all aspects of maintaining safety standards in
             Suppliers Directory                                 order to reduce liability risks.
                                                                 By Christi G. Chambers
             Sandra Bluvias-Ashton  info@wireropenews.com
             Assistant to the Editor                       Wilhelm Albert 2.0  .........................................18
                                                                 Though never listed among the greatest
             Diane Drozd                                         inventions of the 19th century, wire rope
             Accounting/Bookkeeping                              certainly ranks #1 with this publication. Here is
             2D Graphics                                         the story of its inventor from two of the leading
             Production & Layout                                 authorities in the industry.
                                                                 By Don Sayenga and Roland Verreet
                web site: www.wireropenews.com
                     or www.wirerope.news                  How to “Up” Your Expertise
                                                           Inspecting Mobile Cranes ..............................26
             The online version of our publication is usually posted
             about two weeks after the printed magazine is delivered,   You can’t eliminate the biggest safety issue with
             giving subscribers first access to all the the great articles,   mobile cranes: “you’re holding a load against the
             industry news and information.                      gravitational pull of the earth,” says the author,
                                                                 who has developed and/or presented more than
                                                                 300 safety training programs.
                         ISSN 0740-1809
             Wire  Rope  News  &  Sling  Technology  is  published   By Dennis J. O’Rourke
             bimonthly by Wire Rope News, LLC, P.O. Box 871,
             Clark, New Jersey 07066-0871.                                       June is
                                                                     National Safety Month:
             Production Dept: 732-602-4006.
             Address all correspondence concerning advertising,        Better Safe Than Sorry!
             production, editorial, and circulation to Wire Rope
             News, LLC, P.O. Box 871, Clark, New Jersey 07066-
             0871, or email our production department at design@
             wireropenews.com.                                                  Cover photo:
             Subscription rates: $22 per year, domestic; $27 per                An operator running Chant Engineering’s
             year, Canadian; $32 per year, foreign. Quantity                    DataTest™ Software to lower the
             discounts of three or more subscriptions available                 hydraulically operated safety guard prior to
             at $18 each per year, domestic; $22 each per year,                 performing a test on his specimen.
             Canadian; $28 each per year, foreign.
             Single copies: $6 per issue, domestic; $7 per issue,               Photo courtesy of Rigging Solutions, Alton, IL
             Canadian; $9 per issue, foreign.
                                                                                Read the article on page 8.
             Copyright © 2018 by Wire Rope News, LLC, P.O.
             Box 871, Clark, New Jersey 07066-0871. All rights
             reserved. Publisher reserves the right to reject any
             material for any reason deemed necessary.
               Printed in the United States of America
             Published bi-monthly; Oct., Dec., Feb., April, June,
             Aug. Issued 3rd week of month published. Insertion   Departments
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             before the 20th of month preceding date of publication
             (e.g. May 20th for June issue).               Advertiser’s Index  ...........................................75
                                                           Steel Industry News  ..........................................34
             Disclaimer: The opinions expressed in the articles in this publication
             reflect the research and/or views of the author(s) and/or the companies
             that were interviewed for each story, and do not (necessarily) reflect   The Inventor’s Corner  ........................................56
             the views, official policy or position of the publisher. Press releases
             and advertisements are the sole content of the individual companies   New Products  ....................................................68
             who supply them and WRN&ST holds no claim as to their validity
             and/or accuracy.                              People in the News  ............................................72
                                                           Note from the Editor  .........................................74
              Please send all media and advertising inquiries to
                  Production: design@wireropenews.com      Crossword Puzzle  ..............................................74
                 Main office email: info@wireropenews.com  Classified Ads  ....................................................76
              Suppliers Directory: directory@wireropenews.com


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