AEM Advisor, updated twice weekly, offers a snapshot look at association actions taken on behalf of members and the industry in key operating areas, including public policy, market trends/statistics, technical and safety issues, trade shows and education offerings.
AEM Supports Coalition Calling for Revisions to OSHA Crane Operator Certification Requirements
AEM is actively supporting the new Coalition for Crane Operator Safety (CCOS) to ensure that long-awaited crane operator certification requirements are revised and finalized in a way that provides the highest degree of safety for the construction industry and the public.
October 30, 2014 – Safety, Regulatory & Technical
‘Red Flags’ Can Indicate Counterfeiting Problem, Webinar Tells AEM Members
Watch for “red flags” that indicate a problem with counterfeit products, AEM members learned during an October 22 webinar on intellectual property (IP) theft in Latin America.
October 30, 2014 – Global Business Development
Joint Press Conference to Offer Perspectives on Ag Machinery Market Trends
Agrievolution Alliance and the European Agricultural Machinery Association (CEMA) will provide perspectives on the agricultural equipment manufacturing industry during a first-ever joint press conference set for November 13 at EIMA International 2014 in Bologna, Italy.
October 30, 2014 – Agriculture News
AEM Partners with FFA to Promote Safe Use of Agricultural Equipment
AEM will promote safe use of agricultural equipment through a new awareness program in partnership with FFA.
October 27, 2014 – Safety, Regulatory & Technical
I Make America Harley Tour Delivers Winning Campaign, Sets Stage for Continued Efforts
It was with mixed emotions that I was in Yankton, South Dakota last week for the conclusion of our I Make America Harley Tour.
On one hand, I was delighted to join AEM staff at Kolberg Pioneer, Inc. to deliver the bike to its lucky winner. On the other, it was sad to see the tour – a tremendous effort this year to engage member companies and their employees with AEM’s advocacy efforts – come to an end.
October 27, 2014 – From the President's Desk
Kolberg-Pioneer Employee Wins I Make America Harley-Davidson Giveaway
Jonathan Egge, a technical sales specialist at Kolberg-Pioneer, Inc., was revealed as the lucky winner of the I Make America Harley-Davidson giveaway last week.
October 27, 2014 – Advocacy & Legislation
International Buyer Program Connects Exhibitors, Customers at World of Asphalt 2015 in Baltimore
World of Asphalt 2015 has been selected to participate in a program that helps bring qualified international customers to U.S. trade shows and facilitates connections with export-minded exhibitors.
October 23, 2014 – Trade Shows
Panama Canal Expansion Tour Opens Members’ Eyes to New Business Opportunities
A tour of the history-making Panama Canal Expansion project opened the eyes of AEM member representatives to new business opportunities in Latin America.
October 23, 2014 – Global Business Development
Cold Planer/Soil Stabilizer Safety Manual Revisions Reflect Industry Best Practices
Important industry-consensus revisions to AEM’s Cold Planer (Milling Machine) Soil Stabilizer (Recycler/Reclaimer) Safety Manual will help members promote best practices for safe machine operation.
October 23, 2014 – Safety, Regulatory & Technical
Insightful Speakers, Interactive Discussion Aimed at Helping Success Take Root
AEM’s 2014 Annual Conference will feature quick-hitting, insightful presentations interspersed with opportunities for interactive discussion, all aimed at helping success take root.
October 20, 2014 – Education