May 2010 Newsletter
It's Showtime in H-town!
We've got a lot going on at Bishop Lifting Products for the month of May. We will be at two conferences in May: OTC & CRC. BLP employees will be participating in Houston's Sprint for Life raising money for Ovarian cancer. Our 3.3 million pound test bed is almost done. Watch the time lapse video to see how far along we are. We now carry JD Neuhaus hoists and winches. Last but not least, our Odessa Sales Manager has his own Twitter account: Billy Bob one-liners.
Offshore Technology Conference
May 3rd - 6th, along with 2,000 other companies, BLP will be exhibiting at the Offshore Technology Conference in the Reliant Center in Houston, Texas. We will be featuring our Teufelberger Crane Ropes, MaxiRiders, JD Neuhaus Air Hoists, and RFID Technology. We'll also have photographs and details regarding our new 3.3 million pound proof tester. OTC is the world's foremost event for the development of offshore resources in the fields of drilling, production, and environmental protection. Read More...
Crane & Rigging Conference
May 26th and 27th, BLP is co-sponsoring the 2010 Crane & Rigging Conference in Houston, Tx. Crane and rigging professionals from around the country will be here for the 2-day conference for products and services regarding Crane Safety Management, Rigging Planning, Accident Prevention, Certification Issues, and many more topics specific to the Crane & Rigging industry. Read more...
Sprint for Life
Bishop Lifting Products employees are taking part in the 13th annual Sprint for Life 5k Run/Walk and Sprint for Sprouts Kids' Run scheduled for Saturday, May 1, 2010 at the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. For several years, BLP has participated in the Sprint for Life to help raise money for the Blanton-Davis Ovarian Research Program at M.D. Anderson. Read more...
Billy Bob one-liners
Billy Bob Anderson is our area manager from our Odessa Branch. He has 20+ years experience in the Permian Basin specializing in wire rope, rigging, and oilfield supplies. Not only does he work long hours and travel a lot, he always has the funniest one-liners east of the Pecos. We decided to share these "Billy Bob one-liners" with you because they are uniquely hilarious. Follow Billy Bob at twitter.com/BillyBob1liners