The Crosby Group’s strengthens UK sales organisation

Jamie Kirkbride has assumed  a new role in The Crosby Group organisation as area sales manager, UK North, responsible for sales of the company’s portfolio, with brands including Crosby,  Gunnebo Industries,  Crosby Straightpoint and recently acquired leading mooring brand Crosby Feubo. In this new role, Kirkbride will relocate to Aberdeen in Scotland, regarded as the […]

13/10/2020 - 13:01 pm

Konecranes and Cargotec to merge                        

Cargotec and Konecranes have announced that they have signed an agreement and a merger plan to combine the two companies. It is anticipated that the merged companies will be well positioned to lead the industry shift towards increased sustainability based on intelligent solutions, by being a lifecycle partner for its customers and prioritising safety in […]

12/10/2020 - 22:06 pm

LEEA appointed apprenticeship End Point Assessor

The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) has been appointed as an End Point Assessor Organisation for the Level 3 standard Lifting Equipment Technician apprenticeship, which is now close to being ready for delivery. Apprentices are assessed at the end of an apprenticeship in an End Point Assessment (EPA), which is essentially a set of theoretical […]

12/10/2020 - 21:20 pm

Snorkel UK announces first-ever Superbike sponsorship

Snorkel UK, the official provider of sales, service and spare parts for Snorkel lifts and Ruthmann Bluelift tracked spider lifts in the United Kingdom has announced its sponsorship of the No. 52 Kawasaki for Morello Racing and British Superbike rider Danny Kent in the 2020 Bennetts British Superbike Championship (BSB) season. By partnering with Norwich-based […]

12/10/2020 - 19:52 pm

EnerMech appoints a QHSE director

EnerMech has appointed James Cassin to the newly created role of quality, health, safety and environment QHSE director as the integrated solutions specialist pushes a quality-driven agenda across its global business. EnerMech specialises in providing integrated supply, operations, maintenance and engineering solutions in its core services of cranes and lifting, electrical and instrumentation, equipment rental, […]

12/10/2020 - 18:18 pm
News  >  Events

Challenge Accepted – Palfinger World Tour

Palfinger is inviting customers and partners to a digital event. This three-day event will see experts discuss challenges live and interactively at Palfinger World and present current and future solutions. The Corona pandemic presents major challenges for export-oriented companies. Especially in times of crisis, it is important to stay in close contact with customers and […]

12/10/2020 - 16:31 pm

The Crosby Group confirms support for AQUAA Act to advance American aquaculture

The Crosby Grou  is supporting the Advancing the Quality and Understanding of America Aquaculture (AQUAA) Act of 2020 recently introduced by US Senators Roger Wicker, Brian Schatz, and Marco Rubio.  The Act proposes a balanced framework for the development of offshore aquaculture in the United States with a process to further grow coastal economies while […]

01/10/2020 - 19:53 pm
News  >  People

TVH Americas promotes Loren Hochhalter to senior business development manager, Industrial Parts

TVH in the Americas (TVH), a leading provider of quality replacement parts and accessories for the material handling and industrial equipment industries has promoted Loren Hochhalter to senior business development manager, Industrial Parts, for the Americas. In his new position, Hochhalter will continue working to promote the growth and success of the Industrial Parts Sales […]

01/10/2020 - 17:42 pm

LEEA launches Think Lifting ‘lesson in a bag’

The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) has launched the Think Lifting School Lesson. The ready to use ‘lesson in a bag’ includes films, content, experiments and leave behind hand-outs that will allow LEEA member companies to engage remotely with their local schools in order to help raise awareness of the Lifting Industry. The company sends […]

01/10/2020 - 17:22 pm

Narrow Aisle hit the bulls-eye with sponsorship deal for darts star

UK-based space saving intralogistics solutions specialist, Flexi Narrow Aisle, has hit the bulls-eye by sponsoring rising star of the darts world, Jamie Hughes. Narrow Aisle, manufacturer of the Flexi range of articulated warehouse trucks, will support Hughes as he aims for glory over the coming year. The partnership was launched at Narrow Aisle’s UK head […]

01/10/2020 - 11:04 am

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LHI October 2020

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