Trends & Technology

Wednesday Jun 12, 2019

National Safety Month: Preventing Workplace Falls

posted by TURTLE & HUGHES in Perspectives

Slips, trips and falls are the leading cause of workplace injury and death according to the National Safety Council (NCS) with 227,760 injuries and 887 deaths reported annually.

Wednesday Jun 05, 2019

WBENC National Convention & Business Fair

posted by TURTLE & HUGHES in Industry News/Events

The WBENC National Conference & Business Fair will be held June 25-27 at the Baltimore Convention Center. It’s the largest event of its kind for women business owners with thousands expected to attend. As a woman-owned business for more than 25 years, Turtle & Hughes will be there in full support.

Wednesday May 29, 2019

Is There a Million Dollars Hidden in Your Network?

posted by TURTLE & HUGHES in Products and Technology

In the 1940s, the EDVAC concept introduced a new method for early computers to store and execute instructions. Seventy-five years later, Programmable Controllers, found in our factories, process millions of instructions per second, and they are able to link with similar units optimizing manufacturing processes. Those links are recognized as industrial networks.

Wednesday May 22, 2019

Memorial Day: Becoming an Eagle Scout

posted by TURTLE & HUGHES in Perspectives

This Memorial Day, we salute Liam Kephart who spent the last year building a monument to Delaware Valley High School alumni who served in the armed forces.

Wednesday May 15, 2019

Spotlight on Prysmian Group

posted by TURTLE & HUGHES in Products and Technology

With the 2018 joining of Prysmian Group and General Cable, the world leader in energy and telecom cable systems now offers products from three of the industry’s strongest brands - Prysmian, Draka, and General Cable – providing the broadest product portfolio in North America.

Wednesday May 08, 2019

The Enduring Value of Hard Cost Savings

posted by TURTLE & HUGHES in THIS

Today’s integrated supply customers are changing the way they record the value we provide, as well as how they book true cost savings in a meaningful way.

Wednesday May 01, 2019

ThinManager® From Rockwell Automation

posted by TURTLE & HUGHES in Products and Technology

Centrally manage all of your devices and content from one powerful software platform.

Wednesday Apr 24, 2019

George (and Turtle) to the Rescue

posted by TURTLE & HUGHES in Perspectives

Tune in to this week's episode of NBC's popular show "George to the Rescue" and watch the Munt family's home renovation project unfold with a little help from Turtle & Hughes.

Wednesday Apr 17, 2019

Quick-to-Order LEDs Change the Game in Lighting

posted by TURTLE & HUGHES in Products and Technology

Until recently, contractors installing lighting in commercial and public spaces had limited options when it came to LEDs. Now, thanks to a new push from manufacturers, LED lamps and fixtures are easier to get and are readily available in larger quantities for use in construction projects.

Wednesday Apr 10, 2019

Five Criteria for Evaluating Cost Savings Opportunities

posted by TURTLE & HUGHES in Perspectives

Cost savings can typically be found in many places, including the MRO procurement process, and they always require some sort of change. In our experience, the challenge is often prioritizing which savings opportunities to pursue now and then how to obtain sufficient support for implementation.