Tag: AEM

AEM Releases Crane Safety Video

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers has released a new live-action Crane Safety Video and revised Crane Safety Manual to provide machine operators with current industry best practices, including OSHA 1926:1400 crane standard requirements.   The Read More

December 18th, 2014 | Tags: , , , , ,

AEM and OSHA Discussed Important Issues This Month

Association of Equipment Manufacturers’ Technical and Safety Services staff met with top officials of the Directorate of Construction (DOC) of OSHA this month to discuss opportunities to improve the health and safety of those working Read More

Construction Machinery Exports Up in 2011

According to the Exports to Australia/Oceania led the way in 2011 with a 73-percent gain. The region took delivery of $2.8 billion of U.S.-made construction equipment. Construction machinery exports to South America increased 39 percent Read More

AEM Urges Congress to Act Now to Rebuild America’s Infrastructure

Dennis Slater, president of the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM), Milwaukee, Wis., responded to President Obama’s State of the Union address by urging Congress and the Administration to take measures to rebuild and modernize America’s infrastructure, Read More

January 30th, 2012 | Tags: , , ,

ConExpo-Con/Agg Changes Dates

The organisers of the ConExpo-Con/Agg and IFPE exhibitions have announced that the next event will be held from March 4 – 8, 2014, slightly earlier than previously advertised. The Venue will once again be the Read More

September 29th, 2011 | Tags: , , , ,

AEM/OSHA Alliance Offers ‘Certified Operator’ Crane Decal

A new decal for cranes, reading, “Designated/Certified Operators Only,” has been developed by the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) and approved by the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) The decal signifies that the machine should be Read More

AEM Reports Expected Growth Through 2013

Today, Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) released a report indicating moderate expectations of growth from construction equipment manufacturers through 2013.  The report, based on a survey of AEM member companies indicates that while the economy, Read More