Lift solution for major component exchanges on offshore wind turbines

KenzFigee, a well-established lifting and service specialist of equipment for the marine, offshore and wind energy industry, has launched its first up-tower crane solution for offshore application at the WindEnergy Conference & Exhibition in Hamburg. After an extensive development process, the GenHookTM offshore up-tower crane with a lifting capacity of up to 30t can perform […]

27/09/2022 - 13:55 pm

Maxam Tire unveils high-performance MS700

Maxam Tire has unveilled an additional high-performance material handling tyre programme, the MS700 resilient solid to its existing industrial tyre series. Developed for forklifts with maximum lifting capabilities, including port applications, the MS700 has one of the widest footprints in its class. Designed with a distinctive tread pattern and smooth centreline, this product offers a […]

14/09/2022 - 13:02 pm

Jungheinrich launches entry-level EFG models

Jungheinrich is launching two new series of robust electric forklift trucks worldwide. The new EFG forklifts are cost-effective entry-level models for classic transport and stacking tasks between 1.6 and 3t. From now on, in addition to Jungheinrich’s well-known high-performance electric forklifts, the company will also be offering its customers basic models for light to medium-duty […]

13/09/2022 - 13:21 pm
Products  >  MEWPs

Green booms

Dino RXTE is an extension of the Dino RXT Series of lightweight 4×4 boom lifts with the advantage of silent operation and zero local emissions and low cost of operation. The Dino RXTE supports the European green deal target in reducing carbon dioxide emission. Like on the current diesel variant which will remain in the […]

30/08/2022 - 15:08 pm

Crosby BlokCam upgrades crane camera system range

The Crosby Group has launched upgrades to its range of Crosby BlokCam crane camera systems, including battery improvements. The updates extend the legacy of the original X2 and M3 systems, which have delivered clear enhancement of load handling in several sectors, most notably construction and renewable energy. The X2 is known as the industry’s first […]

30/08/2022 - 14:07 pm

Ramp up your operations  

The arguments for why electric forklifts are better than diesel are well rehearsed. But, for many, a nagging doubt remains: what about ramps and steep slopes where there’s the very real possibility of power drop-off? These issues have been addressed by Mitsubishi Forklift Trucks with its new, patent-pending,  AutoBoost feature. According to Stewart Gosling of […]

17/08/2022 - 20:30 pm

Embedded SupraNano for digitalisation

SupraNano from Yoke is a digital chip fitted into lifting equipment, ensuring optimal user experience, wherever and whenever people encounter Near-Field communication (NFC) interactions. SupraNano can be easily embedded and is readable through steel, ensuring readability in most applications. It is a simple way to digitalise product with RiConnect or any other third party software, […]

04/08/2022 - 18:20 pm
Products  >  Hoist

Oz Lifting expands Industrial Lever Hoist Range

Oz Lifting has expanded its industrial lever hoist range with 6 and 9USt capacity versions. Previously, the Winona, Minnesota, USA-based manufacturer offered 0.25 to 3USt capacity models, but the relaunched range will include 0.25, 0.75, 1.5, 3- 6, and 9USt capacity versions. This closely matches the company’s premium (overload protected) and dynamometer-equipped (Dyno-Hoist) lever hoist […]

18/07/2022 - 15:02 pm
Products  >  Hoist

Tech for safety

Digitalisation in the lifting industry is great challenge, but now a reality on many job sites. Pre-use checks are vital to pick up faults due to day-to-day wear and tear and malfunction of safety-related equipment. The operator of the equipment should act as the first line of defence in identifying any faults or damage. Such […]

07/07/2022 - 15:48 pm

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