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Hearing protection

Howard Leight FirmFit earplugsHoward Leight FirmFit earplugs are engineered to enhance the wearing experience for individuals who prefer a firmer fit in order to “feel” their hearing protection devices and are accustomed to the familiar cylindrical or barrel-shaped earplug. Notes Honeywell Safety Products’ Rachel Newport, senior product marketing manager, “The more comfortable the earplug, the longer workers will wear it. That’s more protection for employees—and greater compliance for safety managers—a win-win for everyone.”

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Truss arch structures

ClearSpan, Gable style, Hercules truss arch buildingsGable style, Hercules truss arch buildings suit raw or finished materials storage and transfer, plus precast concrete curing enclosures. Shown here are recently completed twin structures at the Brookhaven Rail Terminal in Yaphank, N.Y. At 100- x 300-ft., they are connected by three breezeways and mounted on slabs on grade. The buildings are stamped engineered and built to Suffolk County code to meet 20 lb./sq. ft. snow load and 120 mph wind loads. The cover is a UV-resistant, 12.5-oz. rip-stop polyethylene material.

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Fairbanks Scales, Plant Architects Pen Service, Support Agreement

Kansas City-based Fairbanks Scales will be providing exclusive support and service to construction materials specialist Plant Architects under the Plant Pride Extended Service Program. In addition to weighing systems, Fairbanks provides nationwide industrial equipment services for plant machinery and controls, aerial work platforms, electric security vehicles, and optical license plate readers.

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