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Eco-Friendly Conveying

Eco-Friendly Conveying

Douglas Manufacturing aims to improve conveyor performance in practical and effective ways while reducing the environmental impact of operations. This method helps to improve the bottom line and overall efficiencies. It is important to consider the benefit of...

MSHA Return-Roll Guarding Requirement

MSHA Return-Roll Guarding Requirement

The requirement for pinch-point guarding for return rolls has been around for a while, but MSHA didn’t widely enforce it until about 2010. An unexpected and sudden enforcement resulted in a rash of citations and fines, causing mine operators to scramble to comply. ...

Douglas Manufacturing Recognized As Manufacturer Of The Year

Douglas Manufacturing Recognized As Manufacturer Of The Year

The Business Council of Alabama and the Alabama Technology Network have announced Douglas as the 2022 Manufacturer of the Year.  The Manufacturer of the Year award recognizes companies leading the way in leadership, performance, profitability and workforce relations....

Interesting Facts About Pulleys and Lagging

Interesting Facts About Pulleys and Lagging

There are many different types of pulleys and lagging systems available today. Each of them is slightly different and offers different uses. If you are in the market you need to make sure to do your research and know what is right for you. Here are a few facts about...

Douglas Team Member, Payton Schmitt, Wins National Welding Competition

Douglas Team Member, Payton Schmitt, Wins National Welding Competition

Here at Douglas Manufacturing, we couldn't be prouder of Payton Schmitt who has won the title of Project MFG National Welding Champion! Payton participated in Episode 2 of Clash of the Trades, presented by Project MFG, where 14 top student welders from across the...

Industry Today Features Douglas Manufacturing Website Launch

Industry Today Features Douglas Manufacturing Website Launch

Douglas Manufacturing was recently featured in Industry Today for the launch of our new website. Our new website provides users with an enhanced experience with easier navigation and better access to important documents and products. Users will now be able to find...

Douglas Manufacturing Nominated for Alabama Manufacturer of the Year

Douglas Manufacturing Nominated for Alabama Manufacturer of the Year

Douglas Manufacturing was recently nominated for Alabama manufacturer of the year for 2021. Since 2000, the Alabama Manufacturer of the Year Awards program has grown into a prestigious annual celebration attended by Alabama dignitaries and manufacturing leaders. The...

Vortex® Spiral Clean Pulley Awarded Patents

Vortex® Spiral Clean Pulley Awarded Patents

Douglas is pleased to announce that the US Patent and Trademark office awarded two patents on the innovative and game changing Vortex® Spiral Clean Pulley. Patent Numbers 10,124,964 B2 Patent & D838428 were issued to Douglas Manufacturing in November 2018 and...