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Passion Pens: Part of the Game

August 8, 2017
by Meagan Tompkins Joshua Eickhoff, a Design Engineer here at Wood’s Powr-Grip, has been playing golf for eight years. “What attracted me to golf was the fact that a lot of my friends play,” says Josh. “Growing up, I wasn’t exposed to it much and played other sports in high school during golf season. Once I got out of college, I wanted to play with friends and also knew golf was a sport that you can enjoy...


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Leasing Options for Big Glass Installs

March 13, 2017
WPG Adds TWO GIANTS to its Lease Fleet There is a growing demand from the construction industry for larger glass, curtain wall and architectural panels. When you are in need of a vacuum lifter to install large glass units, check out WPG’s


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Big Glass Requires BIG Solutions

March 13, 2017
When you have to lift big, BIG glass, you’re going to need something entirely new to handle it. To build big, you’ll need one of the largest lifters we’ve ever designed: the MR2411LDC3S. This lifter… handles glass over 30 feet (9.1 meters) in length has a capacity of 4200 lbs (1905 kg) comes equipped with 


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Chasing a Goal

February 7, 2017
by Holly Anderson Once, on a beautiful summer morning at the (in my opinion) ungodly hour of 5 am, I let a friend convince me it was a good idea to go for a run with a group of women I did not know. I had completed my first 5k race just days before and had only months prior made the decision that a more active lifestyle was beneficial not only to me but to my family. What...


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The Man in Red

December 14, 2016
by Jake Knaub Clint Young, the Finance Director here at “The Grip″, has a special hobby: During the holidays, he’s Santa Claus. As Father Christmas, he currently does charity work, stops by a couple churches, visits local parties, and is the professional man in red for his daughter’s photography business. “It’s generally after Halloween that people begin to start noticing me,” says Clint. He has a large, white beard, and during this season, he likes to wax...


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