The final Airfloat/Align e-newsletter for the year has launched. It features articles on the redesigned Airfloat Lift Glide, the new Align sales office in St. Louis, and more. Click here to access the newsletter.
Align Production Systems, parent company of Airfloat, participated in a career fair for local eighth-grade students. Four hundred kids from five schools — Garfield, Hope, John Hill, Robertson and Stephen Decatur — gathered at Richland Community College in early January to learn about career options from numerous Decatur-area professionals. The students chose from six career […]
Airfloat equipment will be featured in an upcoming textbook published by Illinois-based American Technical Publishers. Entitled Rigging, Hoisting and Signaling Practices, the book is an introduction to safe rigging practices and lifting calculations, and will be included immediately into the national electrical union’s apprenticeship program. The covered topics include cranes, signaling, lift planning, material […]
Airfloat recently celebrated its 500th day without a lost-time accident (i.e., an accident that caused someone to miss work). Thanks to everyone involved in this achievement, especially those who fabricate and assemble Airfloat equipment on a daily basis. Last year, the company embarked on a mission to increase safety throughout the entire organization. A long-time […]
Going shopping can be a taxing experience, but it becomes much easier when the stores come to you! This afternoon, Align was visited for a second time by the Festo Mobile Mechatronics Lab (MML). Their last visit was in August of 2012. The difference this time? New products and hot fresh pizza. While everyone […]