Certex UK wins Seagreen Offshore Wind Farm framework

Doncaster, UK-based Certex UK has won a major framework to supply statutory inspection and maintenance of Balance of Plant (BoP) equipment at the 114-turbine, 1075MW Seagreen Offshore Wind Farm, located off the coast of Angus in the North Sea firth. The framework, won via tender, is for three years, plus a two-year extension. A £3 […]

27/09/2022 - 14:06 pm

Crosby commences cash tender for all outstanding Kito shares

The Crosby Group, a leading provider of lifting and rigging solutions, and Kito Corporation, a leading manufacturer of material handling equipment with 90 years of experience in the development and production of hoists and cranes, has announced that they have secured all regulatory clearances for their business combination and that The Crosby Group (Crosby) will […]

27/09/2022 - 14:02 pm

BKT is title sponsor of the United Rugby Championship

The tyre brand, BKT, is now the Title Sponsor of the United Rugby Championship (URC) until 2025 and in the northern hemisphere of the world, alongside Vodacom, that is the league’s Title Partner in South Africa. From 2 September, the league will be known as the ‘BKT United Rugby Championship’ and the news follows from […]

14/09/2022 - 19:14 pm

Crosby’s Rigging for the Troops campaign

The Crosby Group has announced its Rigging for the Troops campaign, supporting the Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation. Fallen Patriots provides college scholarships and educational counselling to military children who have lost a parent in the line of duty. After government programmes, the average shortfall in college funding is $25,000. Supported by its channel partners […]

14/09/2022 - 14:33 pm

Sunlight Group grows battery production capacity

Sunlight Group Energy Storage Systems (Sunlight Group), a technology company specialising in industrial mobility and energy storage systems, is expanding its lead-acid production capacity to 9GWh per year. Investments amount to 100m euros and ramp-up the company’s lead-acid output to establish Sunlight as what is believed to be the largest producer of lead-acid motive power […]

14/09/2022 - 14:01 pm

Giving a lift to Veterans’ Day

Carolina Handling is the exclusive Raymond Solutions and support centre in the Southeast of the USA for North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama and Florida’s Central time zone territory. On 10 October the company will attempt to create the world’s largest pallet painting when it hosts The Patriotic Pallet Project at Greenville Downtown Airport in […]

14/09/2022 - 13:30 pm

Narrow Aisle makes further commitment to US forklift market

Following the announcement in June of a significant investment in its distribution capacity across the USA, South and Central America, Narrow Aisle Ltd – the UK-based manufacturer of Flexi Truck space-saving intralogistics solutions – has made a further major financial commitment to the US market that will see production output from the company’s facility in […]

13/09/2022 - 11:35 am

Narrow Aisle focuses on sustainability

Narrow Aisle Ltd – the VNA materials handling solutions specialist – recently hosted a series of distributor open days at its UK Flexi Truck manufacturing plant in Great Bridge, West Midlands. Attended by some 150 visitors, the three open days gave guests the opportunity to see some of the recent additions to the Flexi Truck […]

09/08/2022 - 17:05 pm

Goscor Access Solutions appointed as new Southern African Unic Cranes Dealer

The latest addition to the Unic Cranes Europe dealer network sees Goscor Access Solutions take on exclusive distribution across Southern Africa. As part of their appointment, the company has taken delivery of seven new UNIC Mini Spider Cranes from European Master Dealer, Unic Cranes Europe. The company has purchased three battery powered Unic ECO-295 mini […]

18/07/2022 - 14:46 pm

Eagle Platforms is the latest IPAF Sustaining Member

Eagle Platforms has become the latest Sustaining Member of the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF), making it the first UK-headquartered rental and training company in a growing list that includes Alimak, AON (formerly Henderson Insurance Brokers), APEX, Haulotte and Riwal. With headquarters in Anston, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, Eagle Platforms provides powered access machine hire and […]

18/07/2022 - 14:37 pm

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