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             April 23, 2020             Since 1979
             Don J. Tywoniw     design@wireropenews.com    Feature Articles
             Editor/Production Manager/
             Advertising Coordinator                       Nik Wallenda’s Walk
                                                           Above Earth’s Most Extreme Environment  ....8
             Barbara Spencer   directory@wireropenews.com
             Contributing Editor/Author/                       This seasoned daredevil traversed the smoldering
             Suppliers Directory                               Masaya Volcano on a 1” thick wire rope, and lived
                                                               to have his story told.
             Sandra Bluvias-Ashton                             By Pete Hildebrandt
             Consultant
                                                           Reconnection with the Past:
             Diane Drozd                                   Adventure on the Sun 800  ............................14
             Accounting/Bookkeeping                            The author recounts a harrowing experience
             Barbara Malinchok                                 during his apprenticeship at the Sun Shipbuilding
             Pre-Production/Editing Assistant                  & Dry Dock Company in Chester, PA.
                                                               By Carl Bachman Jr.
             2D Publishing LLC    info@wireropenews.com
             Publisher/Production & Design                 Cranes vs Coronavirus ...................................22
                  website: www.wirerope.news                   How China scrambled to build large mega-hospitals
                                                               within a short time to combat the COVID-19
                  or: www.wireropenews.com
                                                               outbreak.
             The online version of our publication is usually posted   By Jane Haynes
             about two weeks after the printed magazine is delivered,
             giving subscribers first access to all the great articles,
             industry news and information.                Healthy Workplaces, Reduced Staffs,
                                                           Informed Customers  .....................................26
                                                               Advice on how a company can keep their workers
                         ISSN 0740-1809
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             bimonthly by 2D Publishing LLC dba Wire Rope      By Phillip M. Perry
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                                                                               Sugar Barge, in January 1982, that was
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             orders, classified, and editorial copy must be received   News in Our Industry  ........................................32
             before the 20th of month preceding date of publication   The Inventor’s Corner  ........................................58
             (e.g. May 20th for June issue).
                                                           Products in the News  ........................................70
             Disclaimer: The opinions expressed in the articles in this publica-
             tion reflect the research and/or views of the author(s) and/or the
             companies that were interviewed for each story, and do not (neces-  People in the News  ............................................76
             sarily) reflect the views, official policy or position of the publisher.
             Press releases and advertisements are the sole content of the indi-  Denny’s Crane & Rigging Notes  ........................44
             vidual companies who supply them and WRN&ST holds no claim
             as to their validity and/or accuracy.         Note from the Editor  .........................................56
                                                           Puzzle Page  ........................................................78
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             Production Department: design@wireropenews.com  Classified Ads  ....................................................80
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