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Conbit partners with Premier Oil to install offshore double-lift boom system
18 June, 2021 Conbit has partnered with Premier Oil to install a double-lift boom system at Anoa Field (part of Natuna gas field), in Southeast Asia.


A work in process
17 June, 2021 The process crane is now digitally embedded in its task. Julian Champkin reports.
  • Out of Africa
    Africa has no shortage of natural resources and minerals and with AfCFTA it has become the largest free trade area in the world, but the threat of political uprisings means it is far from stable. Jenny Eagle investigates
  • Entertainment needs a lift
    The pandemic has brought almost all public entertainment to a stop. But the makers of hoisting and lifting equipment are standing by to help bring shows to a reality as soon as they can resume. Julian Champkin reports.
  • If you don’t have a safe plant to work in, you can’t roll out that vision of safety to others
    This month, Hoist shines the spotlight on The Crosby Group. and speaks to Wim Fabricius, who has taken over from Jason Colwell, as the managing director for Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA) region. Fabricius has been with the company for more than six years, most recently as vice president, commercial for EMEA and will now be responsible for leading the business in this region as Colwell moves back to the United States after nearly a decade in Europe.
  • Up, up & away!
    Verlinde hoists propelled to another level for helicopter maintenance
  • Chains of time
    Manufacturers are expanding their industrial hoists portfolio by introducing new series of products which are manufactured for particular usage. Jenny Eagle investigates.
  • Heavy lifts, high seas
    Offshore loads get heavier, and subsea lifts go deeper, all the time. Julian Champkin investigates the hazards and developments.


Crosby GrabiQ, Grade 10 chain sling provides rescue kits for fire departments
17 June, 2021 When accidents happen, every second counts. For firefighters and rescue workers across the globe, it is vital to keep rescue operations as smooth and safe as possible. The chain rescue kit, developed by The Crosby Group, provides the flexibility and efficiency in these challenging operations.
  • LogiMat announces ‘Digital Summer Summit’
    International trade show LogiMAT Stuttgart has been postponed to March 2022, but the international intralogistics community can still experience the event with highlights livestreamed on logimat.digital from June 22 to 24.