Demag has expanded its range of radio control products. DRC-JT joystick transmitters make it easier to control cranes in complex operating processes and they improve the safety of crane operation thanks to smart interfaces between DRC-JT radio transmitters, the SafeControl system and the crane. The DRC-JT radio control system is based on the Demag DRC-J. […]
OZ Lifting Products LLC has launched the second in a new range of stainless steel products—a push beam trolley. The launch of the trolley, available in 1USt and 2USt capacities, follows the Minnesota,US-based manufacturer’s recent unveiling of a stainless steel chain hoist, designed for lifting and pulling. The products will commonly be purchased together as […]
OZ Lifting Products LLC has launched the first in a new range of stainless steel products—a chain hoist, designed for lifting and pulling. The chain hoist, available in 1USt and 2USt capacities, is designed for use in corrosive environments where the properties of stainless steel make it a preferred material. Essentially, the composition of the […]
Enerpac has introduced new accessories for its JS-Series Jack-Up Systems that offer expanded capabilities. The new adjustable top barrel, Bracing Kits, and Base Frame Trolley System offer more project solution possibilities. The Jack-up system is a multi-point lifting system. A typical system set up includes four jack-up units positioned under each corner of a load. […]
US-based The Caldwell Group Inc has launched a custom lifting beam for applications where a crane cannot be positioned over a load because of limited travel or obstructions. The manufacturer’s auto-leveller technology is a notable feature. Caldwell was initially approached by an automotive manufacturer that had a requirement to lift a load during periodic maintenance […]
The RX 60 electric forklift truck with a load capacity of 3.5 to 5t is the latest member of Still’s RX 60 family. For the first time, customers who primarily handle loads indoors, but also have to transport heavy loads outdoors, can also benefit from the electrifying advantages of the RX 60 series. In addition […]
Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has launched a containerised ChargePod solution for electrically powered forklift trucks. The solution addresses growing customer demand for cost-effective mobile outdoor charging solutions and is suitable for customers such as sawmills, where large parts of the operations are outside, meaning that space is at a premium. The Kalmar ChargePod provides a […]
IMER Access, the Pegognaga, Italy based manufacturer of tracked booms and specialist scissor lifts, has launched a new addition to their IM-R spider range. The latest addition to the range is the IM-R15 DA. It is a 15m working height machine with a 7m outreach. It has a dual articulated boom and offers unrestricted 230kg […]
Demag has introduced a new standard function for its Universal Crane product range. With an optional package of features, crane installations can now be equipped with a load-turning function without any additional engineering. Demag says that the additional costs are modest and the benefits are high. It is made possible, in part, by monitoring the […]
Igus introduces E4Q, a lightweight e-chain for unsupported lengths and long travels igus introduced its E4Q energy chain, which offers a smooth, contoured design and a completely new crossbar concept with weight-reducing locking straps. The new design ensures that the e-chain can be opened and closed in seconds without tools. The energy chain has been […]
06/10/2020 - 13:54 pm
LHI November/December 2020
In this month's issue
Face Time: industry’s eminent leaders to tell us about their year.
The Insider: Doug Stitt, of The Caldwell Group Inc, says don’t waste time over things you can’t control.
MEWP spiders – adoption and product development trends.