In 2010, police in Dubai intercepted a container from a Liberian-registered ship that had originated from Pakistan. Suspecting narcotics smuggling, they searched the container’s cargo—heavy bags of iron filings—but found nothing. Almost as an afterthought, they then decided to check the pallets on which the bags had rested. Inside each pallet was a hollowed-out section containing 500 to […]
Power Pallet Recycling Center, located in Amsterdam, NY, is hiring full-time production team members. This is an hourly position with benefits available. Days and hours of work are Monday through Friday, and some occasional Saturdays, with two different shifts available. 1st shift is 6:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and 2nd shift is 3:00 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Overtime work is possible at times.
Did you ever wonder why wood pallets are heat treated? What’s the purpose of the heat treatment, and when did it all begin?
Help Wanted – CDL Class A Truck Drivers for both Regional & local positions. Full-time drivers are eligible for benefits. Casual “on call” Class A Commercial Truck Drivers positions are also available. Location: Amsterdam, NY
Remarkably, plastic can be made by simply polymerizing air pollution. Introducing Newlight Technologies Newlight Technologies, founded in 2003, is a company that began by posing the simple question: “Why not use greenhouse gas emissions as a resource to make materials?” Per Mark Herrema, company co-counder and CEO, “After a decade of research, Newlight discovered how to combine greenhouse […]
Just outside the small central Chilean city of Curacaví, situated between the hills of a coastal mountain range, sits a most unusual dwelling. Built in 2009 as a concept project for construction company Infiniski, this home is primarily comprised of three large shipping containers and numerous wooden pallets. Dubbed the “Manifesto House,” the house is a modular and eco-efficient structure designed by Jaime […]
Smart pallets are revolutionizing the way we work with our supply chains and move product. What Is a Smart Pallet? With smart pallets, a Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) microchip is placed inside the central plank of the pallet, for purposes of collecting information in real time. Smart pallets offer a solution for product tracking, asset tracking, and […]
This is our energy efficiency series for industrial businesses with a discussion of peak energy demand identification. The goal was to identify peak energy demand times and shift the load to flatten your energy curve. This month we look at Weekend Energy Use.
Industrial Sales Person – Full-Time with Benefits Location: Amsterdam, NY Click Here to email a resume or Click Here to complete an online application Join a team within a growing, dynamic manufacturing company, who strives to be the #1 Industrial Recycling Company in the Great Northeast. Power Pallet Recycling Center is one of the largest recycling companies […]
The automobile industry is about to change. By the end of this decade, Tesla plans to produce 500,000 electric cars per year. To facilitate production of a high-volume, affordable electric car, Tesla will need a reliable and gargantuan supply of lithium ion batteries — more than the sum of all production in a year from China, Korea, […]