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2016

United in Montreal

Be our guest at the 2016 United Convention and exhibition in Montreal. September 19-22, 2016. Read More...

2014

NAEC In San Antonio

GAL, Hollister Whitney, and GAL Canada will have all the latest products on display. Come see us in San Antonio in September.
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2013

NAEC In Tampa

The National Association of Elevator Contractors will hold their annual Convention and Trade Show in Tampa FL on September 25th and 26th.
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2012

NAEC In Atlantic City

Free EXPO ONLY passes for the NAEC convention in Atlantic City - Sept 10 - 13. offer Expires August 20th. See us in booth # 927.
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2011

NAEC in New Orleans

GAL, Hollister Whitney, and ECI will have all the latest products on display. Come see us in New Orleans in September.
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2010

NAEC in Cincinnati

GAL, Hollister Whitney and ECI will have all the latest products on display. Come see us in Cincinnati in September.
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2009

United Orlando 2009

"We are setting the standard! We have become innovators of the Elevator Industry" Herb Glaser III

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GALaxy

G.A.L's Research and Development team has made great strides during the year to flood the market with much advancement which makes GALaxy, a controller of choice and with great features, not to mention the quality which is known to be backed up by. Read more

Fixtures

Year 2009 marks the design, development and implementation of new G.A.L's signal fixture product line.
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MOR

Designed specifically for Residence Elevator.
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GAL Provides Product Training

As part of our recent expansion, we added a nice training facility and would now like to have our customers take advantage of it. GAL is starting to fill up class room sessions to cover various GAL and Hollister Whitney products. Class times will get set in concrete based on demand. They will be held during the day and will include some food and refreshment.
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New Redesigned SM Lock/Contact

GAL is announcing our "SM" (INT6-); "CSM" (SW13-) and "CDZ-3"(ZLK1-) series devices will be discontinued.

They will be replaced with our new "SN" series.

The new "SN" series devices are thinner at 1 11/16" (including cover) a full 3/8" thinner than the old "SM" series devices.

This allows for fitting in smaller locations.

GAL will be supplying an adaptor kit (SW21-9003N) with every "SN" series device ordered for the next year (until summer shutdown 2010).
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2008

GAL PRICE INCREASE AS OF 05/01/08

Effective on all orders received after close of business on April 30th, 2008, GAL Manufacturing Corporation will implement a price increase. It has been well over four years since we last adjusted our prices, and although we have been very effective at keeping production costs down, we can no longer absorb the ever increasing cost of material.
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Brennor to retire from GAL

GAL Manufacturing has announced that Florence Brennor, will retire as of Nov 1st, 2008. Referred to by all as simply Flo. Brennor has been an integral part of GAL for 55 years. She is known and loved by customers and co-workers alike. Herb and Walter Glaser issued a joint statement lauding Flo's incredible lifetime contribution, and referring to Flo as "The heart of GAL".
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Sending the right SIGNAL Fixture

GAL has just completed an expansion in our Fixtures Department. We are looking for new business to fill our expanded schedules.

For the next 90 days (orders placed on or before 02/28/2009) when you order GAL Fixtures with your GALaxy Control, GAL will pre-wire your fixtures at no charge.
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2007

GAL Offers Free Passes for NAEC Trade Show In Atlantic City

GAL is happy to offer free passes to customers who want to attend the NAEC Trade show in Atlantic City this September. Click here to download your registration form then call your sales contact for the code necessary for your free pass.
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GAL to Discontinue Mechanical Safety Edges

Costs have continued up while volumes have continued down. With the cost of a detector edge very near the combination of mechanical edge and photo eye, GAL will quit taking orders on September 1.
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2006

GAL Acquires Elevator Components Inc.

GAL Manufacturing Corp. of Bronx, NY has acquired Elevator Components Inc (ECI) of Mississauga Ontario. GAL and ECI are both prominent manufacturers of passenger elevator door equipment.
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2005

NEW LWZ 2 CLUTCH AND ZONE LOCKING DEVICE

GAL has begun production of the new LWZ 2 Clutch and Zone Locking Device. The new design is reverse compatible with the venerable LWZ 1, which has been in production for many years.
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NEW LOW PRICES ON DOOR PROTECTION

GAL has made the decision to limit the variety of Door Protection offered, and announces new low pricing on Formula Systems and Tri-Tronics door protection.
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NEXT GENERATION DOOR OPERATOR

GAL has been developing an enhanced model of the venerable MOVFR Door Operator. Designs are done, in-house testing is complete, and field trials are showing very positive results. GAL plans to put the new model MOVFR into full production beginning August 1st, 2005.
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United In Toronto - Free Expo-Only Passes

GAL will have all the latest products on display. Come see us in Toronto in September. Download your registration form here.

Doug Witham appointed as Chairman of EESF

The Elevator Escalator Safety Foundation held its annual meeting Friday, January 21, 2005 in Mobile, Al. Prior to meeting with the industry, the Board of Regents and their available alternates convened with EESF staff for a one-day meeting on January 20.
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GAL / Hollister Whitney Open Doors in Canada

It's exciting for us to announce the opening of GAL Canada, and a new effort to give our Canadian customers the very best products and service. There are high hopes all around for the future of what began on Feb 22nd 2005.
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UNITED IN TORONTO 2005

September 26 - 29, 2005 four national elevator organizations will partner in Toronto, Canada for the first jointly sponsored convention of its kind. This program will be a focal point for the North American elevator industry next year, and the global elevator community will be invited to participate.
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GAL / Hollister Whitney getting geared for Canadian Operations

GAL Elevator Products, Canada is close to opening its doors. Steve Husband, General Manager, Canada, has been working overtime to get the new facility ready for Canadian customers.
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Fixture-A17.1-2004 Code Compliance

ASME A 17.1 - 2004 makes substantial changes to the requirements for Car Operating Panels. It requires that all of the firefighters controls used on PHASE II be placed behind a locked cover at the top of the COP.
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2004

GAL launches onlineXPRESS

We are proud to present the launch of the new GAL website. More than just a new look, the website has great new features inside the onlineXPRESS section, including the ability to check order status.
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2004 NAEC Annual Convention & Exposition

Join us again for another exciting NAEC Convention & Exposition. This year's event will be held at the Baltimore Convetion Center in the historic city's beautifully redeveloped Inner Harbor district.
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GAL Introduces a Redesigned GALaxy Control for Hydros

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GAL and Hollister Whitney Announce Plans to Open in Canada

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