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.
ICUEE 2015 Breaks Record with More Than 18,000 Attendees
ICUEE 2015, the International Construction and Utility Equipment Exposition, has set a show record as the largest ever with more than 18,000 registered attendees, surpassing the last show by 13 percent.
October 5, 2015 – Trade Shows
Aerial Work Safety Gets Lift from New Chinese Standard
Increasing aerial work safety in China is the goal of a new standard that AEM and a group of aerial work platform (AWP) manufacturers are helping to develop.
October 5, 2015 – Safety, Regulatory & Technical
New Technology Simplifies Equipment Management
Technology does not work unless good process is in place. However, technology can make preventive maintenance (PM) and equipment management easier, more automatic, and more intuitive so equipment managers can get more done with fewer resources.
October 5, 2015 – Member Insights
Infrastructure Vision 2050 Elevates Conversation at ICUEE
AEMís Infrastructure Vision 2050 program is designed to elevate the conversation about Americaís future infrastructure needs related to personal mobility, freight mobility and utility infrastructure.
October 1, 2015 – Advocacy & Legislation
Today at 10 a.m. CDT: REACH Webinar on Recent Court Ruling
A webinar set for today, October 1, at 10 a.m. CDT will analyze the impact on manufacturers of a recent European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruling related to the EU's REACH regulation.
October 1, 2015 – Safety, Regulatory & Technical
Wacker Neuson Corporation CEO: Helping Members Flourish Part of AEMís DNA
"If I sound like an advocate, if I sound excited about what AEM does for us, it's because it's true," Wacker Neuson Corporation President & CEO Chris Barnard told a gathering of member representatives last week.
October 1, 2015 – Membership
Forward Thinking for Equipment Manufacturers: An Interview with AEM President Dennis Slater
Exposing members to new opportunities so they can improve themselves and their businesses is a big part of what AEM does, says AEM President Dennis Slater.
October 1, 2015 – AEM News
AEMís Trade Show Strategy Adds Value to ICUEE 2015
Isnít it great when a plan comes together? When ICUEE 2015 opens tomorrow in Louisville, it will not only be the largest on record, but will also offer utilities and utility contractors an unparalleled trade show experience.
September 28, 2015 – From the President's Desk
Data Platform Solutions: Farmers Seeking a Comprehensive System
At the Precision Ag Instituteís recent Data Platform Solutions: Putting Information to Work seminar (which AEM sponsored), input suppliers, equipment manufacturers, farmers and data platform providers each had an opportunity to share their data solutions and voice their perspective through panel discussions.
September 28, 2015 – Agriculture News
U.S. Agricultural Equipment Exports Decline 16 Percent
Exports of U.S.-made agricultural equipment dropped 16 percent for the first half of 2015 compared to the first half of 2014, for a total $4 billion shipped to global markets.
September 28, 2015 – Market Information