Archive for February, 2018

A Guide to Understanding Street Sweeper Trucks

Written by Economic Development Jobs on February 28, 2018. Posted in Parking lot sweeping services, Road sweeping services, Street sweeper rental

Road sweeping services

The task of keeping public areas such as parking lots, city streets, and highways can be incredibly daunting. This is why the greatest minds in the history of civilization have worked to create machines that can handle this type of difficult task. As a matter of fact, there is a lot of history that is included in this field of keeping the public areas as clean as possible.

The task of keeping the public clean has been around since the 19th century. This was when the first machines for street sweeping were developed using absolutely no technology. It was in the year of 1849 that C.S. Bishop created and patented the first street sweeping machine. Now, the street sweeper trucks that are used today are highly efficient and get the job done.

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A Simple Checklist for Running a Successful Clothing Drive

Written by Economic Development Jobs on February 27, 2018. Posted in Clothes donations, Donation pickup, Purple heart donation

Donations to purple heart

It is no secret that most Americans have more clothing than they need and wear. Experts say that people buy twice as many pieces of clothing today than we bought even two decades ago. As a consequence, Americans throw away a lot of clothing, linens, and other kinds of textiles. It has been estimated that the typical person will throw away 70 pounds of these products every year. The thing is that these items can be used by others. Making charitable clothing donations can help others while giving new life to the items we do not use any more. Not only that but there it is very easy to make donations of clothing because there are a number of charities w

If You Fly A Lot and Have the Money, Private Aviation May Be the Way To Go

Written by Economic Development Jobs on February 27, 2018. Posted in Aircraft hangar insurance, Helicopter insurance

Uav insurance

The average person probably can’t afford to fly on private planes, but if you are wealthy and fly first class most of the time, it may be worth it to consider private aviation. There are different ways you can experience the industry, but you need to be fully aware of all that is involved, especially the costs, before you jump in.

One of the best ways to dip your toe in the water of the private aviation world is to buy time on a private plane. You can do this a couple of different ways. You can buy into a single plane or you can buy into a plane-sharing program. Either one of them gives you a certain usage time on the plane depending on how much you spend. If you don’t fly often, you might simply charter a plane each time you need one. But for more frequent fliers, it makes sense to buy into a plane-share

5 Marvels From the World of Civil Engineering

Written by Economic Development Jobs on February 26, 2018. Posted in Civil engineering consulting firms, Structural design, Transportation planning firms in south florida

Watershed management

Some of the most amazing things on the planet have been designed and constructed by the biggest civil engineering companies in the world. Using water infrastructure for dams, they have brought drinking water and water for agriculture to millions of people. Other civil engineer services have created some of the largest and most impressive buildings while transportation planning firms have created bridges that seem to defy gravity while being beautiful at the same time. Now Continue Reading | No Comments

Important Changes in the Transportation Industry From Expedited to Less-Than-Truck-Load Shipping

Written by Economic Development Jobs on February 26, 2018. Posted in Expedited domestic shipping services, Ltl trucking, Trade show logistics

Aerospace logistics

The transportation industry provides a valuable service that assists with maintaining the United States’ infrastructure and providing valuable goods and services. There are, for example, almost 12 million locomotives, rail cars, trucks, and vessels that move goods throughout this country’s transportation network.

The United States freight transportation system moves a variety of valuable commodities. The commodities that are considered to be the most valuable, however, are electronics, machinery, and motorized vehicles. In 2007, the value of this freight was $882.00 per ton, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation. By 2040, the per-ton value is expected to increase to $1,377.00 per ton, which is almost double.

The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that the trucking industry alone tr

Celebrating Employee Achievements With Retirement Gifts

Written by Economic Development Jobs on February 16, 2018. Posted in Graduation appreciation gifts, Police prayer plaque, Policemans prayer plaque

Pharmacy school graduation gifts

Retirement is a major landmark in any person?s life. It marks a major achievement, a lifetime of service, commitment and reliability. It?s also the beginning of a period of well-earned rest and the chance to focus on different goals, such as travel, writing or volunteering. From the point of view of the employer and colleagues, it?s a chance to thank the employee for their years of steady work. Worker recognition, in the form of retirement awards, 15 years service awards and plaques of recognition, is important for many reasons, for workers and employers alike.

Retirement: celebrating the transition
Retirement is a chance to look back on the long road travelled, and to celebrate the efforts of the worker. For both employers and workers, it?s a milestone to ce

Three Reasons Digital Marketing is Essential

Written by Economic Development Jobs on February 15, 2018. Posted in Ad agency louisville, Website design

Social media marketing

Online marketing is no longer optional. Any business without a clear digital marketing solution for promoting the company brand on social media, either with an in-house digital marketing team or a capable outsourced digital marketing company is already getting behind. Here’s why a digital marketing solution is so important for you:

Customers are Online Now More Than Ever

When polled, 80% of consumers report that they do a lot of online research before any major purchase, and 46% say they are taking social media marketing into account when they do.

4 Organization Tips for Transitioning to your Warm Weather Wardrobe

Written by Economic Development Jobs on February 13, 2018. Posted in Charity clothing pick up, Children in need of clothing, Helping military families

Donations for veterans

The daylight is already sticking around longer. Local clothing stores have already stocked the shelves with spring and summer attire. Before we know it, spring will be here. It is almost time to organize our closets and to switch out the winter attire for warmer weather clothing items. Before you begin this project, create a process that ensures efficiency and gives you the most organized closet.

Remove all items not worn

If there are any winter items in your closet that have yet to be worn, it is unlikely that you will wear them again. Remove these items and set them aside for a charitable donation. Complete the same process with your shoes, winter accessories, and winte

Everything You Need to Know About Tungsten

Written by Economic Development Jobs on February 12, 2018. Posted in Furnace electrode, Glass melting electrode, Tungsten crucibles

Custom vacuum furnace products

What is Tungsten?

Tungsten is a metal that is more than twice as dense as steel. It was discovered in 1781, and only appears naturally when in combination mineral form along with calcium, iron, or manganese. Although we’ve known about tungsten for 236 years, it wasn’t till 150 years later that we found any industrial application for it, such as in replacement furnace parts or products for custom vacuum furnace use, among other things.

What are the Properties of Tungsten?

One reason that tungsten is used for replacement furnace parts is its high melting point. Of all pure metals, none is so heat resistant as tungsten, which does not melt until 6,170 degrees F. At 1,510 megapascals, it also has the highe

Do You Have A Building Permit? You Could Be Putting Yourself At Risk Of Code Violation Otherwise

Written by Economic Development Jobs on February 9, 2018. Posted in Atlanta building permit, Building permit expediter, Code requirements

Building permits

Why get a building permit? It just makes things easier.

Improving the lives of your tenants or customers shouldn’t be a slog. That’s where a residential building permit comes in. In close accordance with state laws and regulations it offers you the freedom and restrictions necessary to go through the motions without a hitch. Failing to do so will not just limit what you’re able to offer, you could potentially get in trouble should you accidentally stumble upon a building code violation. Save yourself time and money by learning about the nature of building permits and what they can do to help expand your construction project for the better.

What are the most common improvements being made to the average building these days? It’s all in energy conservation. Solar power is a massive