Jekko makes the crawler crane more powerful

After the launch of the JF365 Jekko has introduced a further, model with greater lifting capacity, which remains within the overall dimensions of a “non-oversized” transporter. The new crawler crane features all the characteristics of the F990 by Fassi. “That’s how the JF990 has been developed as a winning bet,” says Alberto Franceschini, export sales […]

19/12/2019 - 14:21 pm

Pewag levo clamp LC wins LEEA Award.

The pewag levo clamp LC has been awarded second place in the “LEEA Awards Innovative product of the year” category, at this year’s LiftEx 2019 in London. The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) award recognised that the pewag levo clamp LC is a unique tool, describing a new generation of load handling. It is a […]

17/12/2019 - 17:16 pm

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 […]

09/12/2019 - 10:16 am
Products  >  Hoist

Verlinde’s new range of electrical chain hoists

Verlinde’s new electric chain hoists have been two years in development aligning manufacturing technology and market needs. The Eurochain VX electric hoists are designed for loads between 63 and 10,000kg coupled with improved toughness and power for high levels of dependability. The hoists come with various devices as standard including: an up/down electrical safety limit […]

19/11/2019 - 14:49 pm
Products  >  Hoist

New offshore hoist transforms safety and saves money

William Hackett, a world-leader in the development and manufacture of offshore lifting hoists and chains, has launched the SSL5, incorporating its patented quad pawl (QP) mechanism. The company says that it is the safest and most efficient offshore and subsea lever hoist in the world. Ben Burgess, director at William Hackett says, “It’s a piece […]

11/11/2019 - 20:49 pm

Linde’s new IC forklifts herald a new concept

Linde Material Handling has added a new generation of IC counterbalance trucks to its portfolio, creating, what the company is calling – a fit-for-the-future “Swiss Army knife” of intralogistics. The forklifts, in the load capacity range between 2 to 3.5t  and called H20 – H35, are fully networked in preparation for all conceivable applications in […]

07/11/2019 - 09:58 am
Products  >  Hoist

Kito launches EQS electric chain hoist for 220 – 240V

The EQ electric chain hoist range is one of KITO bestsellers. In 2020, the range will be extended with the introduction of the single-phase EQS electric chain hoist. The new EQS is designed for 220 – 240V power supplies while providing all the advantages of the high-voltage version – such as its compact design and […]

05/11/2019 - 08:24 am

Enerpac Cube Jack overload test success

Enerpac, a global market leader in heavy lifting technology and high-pressure hydraulics, has completed overload testing of the SCJ-Series Self-Locking Cube Jack, a new compact and portable hydraulic solution for incremental lifting and lowering of heavy loads. Four Cube Jacks were used to lift a 226.5t test load up to 2m. The SCJ-50 Cube Jack […]

30/10/2019 - 11:56 am

R-Series increases safety of heavy lifting

Lifting and orientation solutions specialist, Verton Australia, has developed the R-Series  load management system  for all crane operations with a remote-controlled load-management system that eliminates the need for human held taglines to control suspended loads, keeping people out of harm’s way. The R-Series won an Australian Good Design Award in the Engineering Design category and […]

30/10/2019 - 09:17 am
Products  >  Hoist

Next-generation Chain Hoists from SWF Krantechnik

SWF Krantechnik GmbH is launching Athlo hoists, a new generation of chain hoists designed for loads up to 5t. The first model in the series will be available for loads up to 1000kg with further options to follow in the near future. Parallel to the release of Athlo chain, SWF Krantechnik is also introducing new […]

22/10/2019 - 13:00 pm

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