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Palazzani goes greener and more efficient with Hybrid2  

Palazzani has offered machines with electric and hybrid power options for some years, but now the company has evolved a new hybrid solution which offers greater synergy between the diesel and electric drives. Hybrid2 was unveiled at the GIS exhibition held in Piacenza, Italy 7- 9 October. Previously, the Palazzani Hybrid generation was equipped with […]

10/11/2021 - 3:55 PM

Silent delivery from Palfinger forklifts

Compact, powerful, and now low in noise emission too: due to the Silent Pack developed by Palfinger, truck mounted forklifts in the F3 151 series now carry their loads with a lot less noise. The Silent Pack uses innovative engineering to achieve measurably lower noise levels. The Palfinger F3 151 truck mounted forklifts, ensure complete […]

10/11/2021 - 5:06 PM

Lift Turn Move expands GIS chain hoist stock

Lift Turn Move (LTM) has expanded its stock of GIS lightweight D8 chain hoists of 500kg and 1000kg capacity, for mobile use in the entertainment sector. GIS-owned LTM is the UK supplier of the Swiss-made electric chain hoists, control systems, and additional material handling equipment. As riggers continue to demand the lightest possible chain hoists, […]

10/11/2021 - 4:35 PM

Van Gool grows calibration service

Lifting and rigging equipment supplier Van Gool has marked a year since installing a new 350t capacity calibration rig at its facility near Amsterdam, Holland. The machine, which tests force measurement equipment in tension and compression, is part of a fleet that includes 5t (clamp on-line tensile), 35t (dynamic), 50t (compression), 55t (tensile), and 100t […]

10/4/2021 - 12:22 PM

LGH increases spreader beam investment  

LGH, one of the UK’s leading lifting equipment hire companies, has further increased the availability of its Modulift spreader beam fleet by investing in multiple MOD 400/600 beams to keep up with demand in the load testing and heavy lifting markets. The spreader beam range is available nationally and offers its customers the widest number […]

10/3/2021 - 6:48 PM

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LHI October 2021

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Opinion Pieces

Gravity defying training

Ross Moloney, CEO of the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA), explains how investment in new training channels, technologies and culture will help the lifting industry to continue to defy gravity in safety. Why does LEEA exist? Sometimes it’s the simplest questions that can require the most thought. Having pondered on this one recently, I believe […]

10/12/2021 - 2:15 PM

The cut of one’s jib

As we continue to innovate as an industry, we can’t forget to present only the right tool for the job at hand, says Steve Napieralski, president at Oz Lifting. The good news is that, as the lifting industry has innovated, supply chain representatives and end users have realised that such ingenuity leads to productivity and […]

09/8/2021 - 12:04 PM

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