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             August 23, 2018            Since 1979
             VS Enterprises / Wire Rope News LLC
             Publisher            info@wireropenews.com    Feature Articles

             Don Tywoniw        design@wireropenews.com    When Lives are on the Line  .............................8
             Editor/Production Manager/                          U.S. Rigging Supply takes on ever-changing
             Advertising Coordinator                             safety challenges of fall protection.
                                                                 By Barbara Spencer
             Barbara Spencer   directory@wireropenews.com
             Contributing Editor/Author/                   The Wheeling Bridge Turns 170  ....................16
             Suppliers Directory                                 The Suspension Bridge in Wheeling, WV, the
                                                                 first of it’s kind in North America, celebrates it’s
             Sandra Bluvias-Ashton  info@wireropenews.com
             Assistant to the Editor                             170th birthday, and yet it’s builder, Charles Ellet
                                                                 Jr., is almost unknown to us.
             Diane Drozd                                         By Peter Hildebrandt
             Accounting/Bookkeeping
                                                           How to Keep Your “A” Players .......................26
             2D Graphics                                         Keeping your key employees on board is a
             Production & Layout
                                                                 daunting walk on eggshells. The author gives
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                                                                 By Phillip M. Perry
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                                                           Advertiser’s Index  ...........................................75
             Published bi-monthly; Oct., Dec., Feb., April, June,
             Aug. Issued 3rd week of month published. Insertion   Steel Industry News  ..........................................32
             orders, classified, and editorial copy must be received   The Inventor’s Corner  ........................................54
             before the 20th of month preceding date of publication
             (e.g. May 20th for June issue).               New Products  ....................................................68
             Disclaimer: The opinions expressed in the articles in this publication
             reflect the research and/or views of the author(s) and/or the companies   People in the News  ............................................72
             that were interviewed for each story, and do not (necessarily) reflect
             the views, official policy or position of the publisher. Press releases   Denny’s Crane & Rigging Notes  ........................52
             and advertisements are the sole content of the individual companies
             who supply them and WRN&ST holds no claim as to their validity
             and/or accuracy.                              Book Review  ......................................................71
                                                           Note from the Editor  .........................................74
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                  Production: design@wireropenews.com      Crossword Puzzle  ..............................................74
                 Main office email: info@wireropenews.com  Classified Ads  ....................................................76
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