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New Magnetek BrandTandem Crane Radio Remote Control System.

Columbus McKinnon, leading supplier of motion control products today announced the availability of new CE compliant Magnetek brand Tandem Crane Radio Remote Control Systems for Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA). This easily programmed radio remote control system is the ideal solution for applications requiring two crane systems to operate in conjunction with one […]

12/9/2019 - 10:16 AM

RUD ROV Hooks for Subsea Installations

Subsea construction often requires specialised equipment and Oceaneering International used four 10-tonne capacity remotely operated vehicle (ROV) hooks supplied by RUD recently, to fulfill two major subsea contracts in the Gulf of Mexico. Oceaneering was contracted by a major offshore oil and gas company to deploy six LBL array Compatt frames (a transponder used for […]

12/9/2019 - 9:57 AM

Ahern Ireland adds branch manager

Ahern Ireland has appointed, Robert Hickey as branch manager. With overall responsibility for day-to-day operations, Hickey will lead Ahern Ireland’s existing team of three, implementing processes and systems to ensure the continued growth of the business. He will work alongside David Roddy who continues to lead sales efforts in the territory, with direction from Ahern […]

12/4/2019 - 8:04 PM

Bohl continues history of R&M installations at plastics firm

Bohl Crane has been an R&M Materials Handling Master Distributor for over 20 years and in that time it has used R&M’s crane components to partner with thousands of companies to provide custom solutions for overhead lifting challenges and projects. Recently Bohl Crane completed a third major custom engineered overhead lifting equipment installation at TH […]

12/4/2019 - 6:48 PM

RSS Delivers LOLER and Other Services to Galvanising Plant

Rope and Sling Specialists Ltd (RSS) delivered a series of testing and inspection services to Galvanize UK’s hot-dip galvanising plant in South Kirkby, UK in November. RSS completed tests on a variety of equipment, including testing stands, trestles, and a dross spoon, in addition to Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998 (LOLER) tests prior […]

12/3/2019 - 2:52 PM

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In this month's issue

Featured News

11/19/2019 - 1:08 PM
Equipment Purchases

Eco Reachstacker wins over Maktas

11/18/2019 - 4:20 PM
Training & Apprenticeships

Mentor shines spotlight on forklift safety

11/18/2019 - 2:06 PM

Opinion Pieces

Manufacturing, Straight-Up

In the first of a two-part series, Jon Backes, vice president customer experience at The Crosby Group, explains why end users should appeal for greater transparency of manufacturing supply chains. I recently found myself in need of a mini fridge. As most people in an e-commerce dominated world do, I began my search on Amazon. […]

12/3/2019 - 3:38 PM

Greater awareness needed on one trip slings

A general lack of understanding over ‘one trip’ and low quality slings is threatening safety in the construction, timber and steel sectors as well as in ports and docks, warns Dave Cormack, board member of The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA). The term ‘One Trip Sling’ is given to a sling that has been designed […]

12/3/2019 - 3:34 PM

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