Submitted by Pam Oddi on March 01, 2016 - 10:52am
February 19, 2016 -Congratulations to Jeff Andrews, a 20 year member of PRISM International, for his recent election as President of the Rack Manufacturing Institute (RMI). Jeff is a vendor partner supplying archive racking systems to PRISM members since 1987. He is also the President of the Archive Systems Division of Elite Storage Solutions. Jeff was unanimously voted in as President of RMI for 2016 & 2017.
The RMI is an international member association of storage equipment manufacturers that oversees the engineering, manufacturing and installation guidelines for the pallet rack industry to ensure safer work environments and maintain high standards for rack manufacturers. As a part of the $35 billion dollar material handling industry (MHI) which supplies the entire supply chain and logistics industry, RMI is a multi-billion dollar manufacturing association whose members supply distribution and warehousing companies with various pallet racks, cantilever racks pick modules and rack decking.
With 30 years of experience in the rack industry Jeff has been a speaker at many national material handling trade shows. He also co-wrote the RMI Guidelines for Rack Repair and Remediation.