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Vol. 40, No. 1
                                                                          Contents


             October 23, 2018           Since 1979
             VS Enterprises / Wire Rope News LLC           Feature Articles
             Publisher            info@wireropenews.com
                                                           Wire Rope – The Secret Weapon of
             Don Tywoniw        design@wireropenews.com
             Editor/Production Manager/                    World War One  ...............................................10
             Advertising Coordinator                             The author takes us back in time when wire
                                                                 rope was used in helping us defeat the enemy
             Barbara Spencer   directory@wireropenews.com        below the waves.
             Contributing Editor/Author/                         By Don Sayenga
             Suppliers Directory
                                                           The Grande Dame of the Alps  .......................18
             Sandra Bluvias-Ashton   info@wireropenews.com       The world’s oldest operating passenger wire
             Consultant                                          ropeway, The Predigtstuhlbahn, celebrates its
                                                                 90th anniversary without showing her age.
             Diane Drozd
             Accounting/Bookkeeping                              By Peter von Bleichert, Ph.D.
             2D Graphics                                   Employee Handbooks ....................................28
             Production & Layout                                 Producing a handbook for your employees can
                                                                 elevate efficiency in daily operations, and in turn
                web site: www.wireropenews.com                   increase profitability.
                     or www.wirerope.news                        By Phillip M. Perry
             The online version of our publication is usually posted   SPECIAL FEATURE:
             about two weeks after the printed magazine is delivered,
             giving subscribers first access to all the the great articles,   Our Industry Over the Past 40 Years .............26
             industry news and information.
                                                                 Wire Rope News asks long-time experts in our
                                                                 field to share their memories and comments. This
                                                                 issue features Jean Marc Teissier, President of DEP
                         ISSN 0740-1809
             Wire  Rope  News  &  Sling  Technology  is  published   Engineering and President of OIPEEC
             bimonthly by Wire Rope News LLC, P.O.  Box  871,
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                                                                                A collage of past issues becomes the
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             year, Canadian; $32 per year, foreign. Quantity
             discounts of three or more subscriptions available                 year publishing for the material handling
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             Canadian; $28 each per year, foreign.                              Within these pages, and throughout the
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             Canadian; $9 per issue, foreign.                                   celebrate the past four decades with the
                                                                                type of articles we’re known for as well as
             Copyright © 2018 by Wire Rope News LLC, P.O.                       opinions and observations from industry
             Box 871, Clark, New Jersey 07066-0871. All rights                  veterans around the globe.
             reserved. Publisher reserves the right to reject any
             material for any reason deemed necessary.
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             Aug. Issued 3rd week of month published. Insertion
             orders, classified, and editorial copy must be received   Advertiser’s Index  ...........................................75
             before the 20th of month preceding date of publication   News in Our Industry  ........................................32
             (e.g. May 20th for June issue).
                                                           The Inventor’s Corner  ........................................54
             Disclaimer: The opinions expressed in the articles in this publication
             reflect the research and/or views of the author(s) and/or the companies   Products in the News  ........................................68
             that were interviewed for each story, and do not (necessarily) reflect
             the views, official policy or position of the publisher. Press releases   People in the News  ............................................72
             and advertisements are the sole content of the individual companies
             who supply them and WRN&ST holds no claim as to their validity   Denny’s Crane & Rigging Notes  ........................52
             and/or accuracy.
                                                           Book Review  ......................................................71
              Please send all media and advertising inquiries to  Note from the Editor  ...........................................8
                  Production: design@wireropenews.com      Crossword Puzzle  ..............................................74
                 Main office email: info@wireropenews.com  Classified Ads  ....................................................76
              Suppliers Directory: directory@wireropenews.com


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