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February 16, 2017 8:46 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

Wednesday February 15, 2017

The Tour

Metaline is a leading point-of-purchase (POP) display company. A 4thgeneration family-run business that specializes in the design, production, warehousing, and distribution of custom Point-of Purchase (POP) displays.

The highlight of this tour is the operations cutting-edge manufacturing equipment. Metaline’s custom manufacturing operation is flexibly adept at transforming a wide range of materials including wire, metal, plastic, wood, and corrugate into captivating POP displays. You will see CNC (Computerized Numerical Control) machines that are able to accomplish: wire forming, tube-bending, CAD driven laser cutting, robotic welding, & routing.

Metaline ingeniously employs its state-of-the art equipment to achieve optimum flexibly in working with a broad array of materials. A manufacturing operation you need to see!

Roundtable Topic

Forklift Battery Technology, Past, Present and Future What Technology is best for your operation and why


Representatives from Electric Battery Company will discuss the various new technologies available to power your forklift. They will discuss in detail the pros and cons of today’s battery charging alternatives. Traditional Lead Acid Charging will be contrasted to Fast-Charge and to Opportunity Charging. The roundtable will explain the differences between these methods and the implications for your warehouse. This will help you judge which methodology is best for your lift truck operation.

The participants will also cover an overview of industrial battery and chargers in motive power applications, including emerging technology: fuel cells and lithium batteries. This seasoned panel has many years of field experience. They will address all your questions with sound answers. You will leave understanding batteries, which play an increasingly important role in our industry.

Expert Panel:

  • Gerald Bayreuther, President, Electric Battery Company
  • Anthony DeCicco, Director of Sales and Service
  • Michael Salerno Sales Engineer

Tour Location

241 Raritan Street
South Amboy, NJ 08879

Roundtable & Dinner Location

Maras Restaurant
3602 Route 35 North
South Amboy, NJ 08879

(for GPS input: Catherine Street and Route 35 North)

Tour & Dinner Cost:

  • MHSNJ Members $50
  • Nonmembers $75
  • New Member Special $110
  • Tour Sponsorship $250

Thank you to our tour sponsor:

To sponsor this event, contact a MHSNJ Board member

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