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Increase Safety, Productivity and Profits at the Same Time with Maxial Hoists

StructSure Scaffold & Insulation, a subsidiary of MHS Legacy Group, is a company based in the Ohio Valley that specializes in scaffold and insulation services for power plant customers during outages and turnarounds.

scaffolding inside boiler

StructSure boasts a 0.58 EMR rating which is impressive for a scaffold company, especially one that specializes in challenging boiler work during outages.  Project Manager LA Guinther states that they contribute a lot of that safety back to the Maxial Hoist.

Increase Safety, Productivity and Profits at the Same Time with Maxial HoistsBy using 2 Maxial Hoists in tandem, they are able to eliminate 20 workers that would have to be passing up to 10,000 pieces of material up and down a man line as they build the perimeter scaffolding inside boilers for shut down maintenance work.

“I no longer have 40 sets of arms passing material up and down 10 hours a day…

How do you put a price on that…on reducing the risk of getting someone hurt?  You’re reducing manpower (in the boiler) so you’re reducing liability…”

LA also mentions the tremendous savings in labor costs that can be achieved and how he can better utilize his workforce with Maxials. By eliminating the man lines  

“On a hard dollar bid, I can be much more competitive with my numbers…I can pass those savings on to my customer”.

StructSure’s Project Manager LA Guinther agreed to discuss how they have been

Increase Safety, Productivity and Profits at the Same Time with Maxial Hoistsusing the Maxial Track Hoist System to:

Improve productivity, and…
More importantly to reduce their risk of accidents and liability exposurewhen working in power plant boilers. 

In addition, he provided some amazing photos and video footage from inside a 13000 MW boiler.

See the full 6 minute video here.

 

 

 

Ken Barrett

Ken Barrett

Ken Barrett is responsible for creating, supporting and maintaining distribution for Beta Max products in the US, Canada and South America. Builds and executes a strategy for sales and business development initiatives. Cultivates contacts within the industrial and construction industry and identifies opportunities for potential new distribution through research, promotional materials, and relationship building. Maintains close relationship with all distributors, manages sales representatives for those distributors by teaching product knowledge, conducting sales training and educating of how to recognize opportunities related to our products to ultimately grow sales and profitability for Beta Max and my clients.

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