Expect the unexpected from Yonkers. New York’s fourth-largest city with a history dating to the 1600s, Yonkers enjoyed a robust role in industry in the 1800s and 1900s. It was here the world’s first completely more»
A new training center for what’s been described as “the most lucrative blue-collar trade in the nation” had its formal opening on Oct. 3 in Yonkers.
Bob Schaeffer, CEO and president of D&D Elevator more»
On June 6, 2018, Bob Schaeffer, CEO of D&D Elevator, was interviewed on WestchesterTalkRadio regarding the company’s award by the Business Council of Westchester. This program, produced by Sharc Creative, is more»
2018’s Annual Hall of Fame Dinner featured six companies that are “change makers,” transforming their industries and adding to the economic vitality
of the region. The awardees, including D&D Elevator more»
One of the primary issues facing U.S. industry today — across virtually all the manual labor trades and particularly in construction — is an ongoing shortage of trained technicians. This is being strongly felt in more»
It’s no secret that there is an ongoing labor shortage in the U.S. for all tradesmen, regardless of their affiliation. While participating in the annual Industry gatherings, conferences and association events of 2017, more»
With the onset of Covid-19 came persistent questions and public concern as to whether, in a pandemic, elevators are safe to use. While information on this subject is currently widely available, now is a good moment to step back and review the topic of elevator safety in general. Although elevators are considered among the safest of all transportation modes, there can be accidents, operational failures and injuries. For building owners and managers, preventing injurious accidents in and around elevators is largely a matter of keeping your equipment properly monitored, maintained and updated. It is also helpful to guide tenants toward safe behaviors via direct communication.