New News information at HOIST magazine New and updated information from News listed on en-us New News information at HOIST magazine http://http// Two new limit switches from TER <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/7136065/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>TER has introduced two new position limit switches suitable for overhead cranes and hoists. Thu, 04 Apr 2019 04:50:32 GMT Plain sailing with Reid gantry investment <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/7136051/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>A sailing club in Wales has installed a 3t-capacity Tall Porta-Gantry crane from Reid Lifting to lift boats and other items during repair and maintenance. Thu, 04 Apr 2019 04:48:19 GMT Liftket adds VFD to Star chain hoists <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/7136042/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>German company Liftket has launched its new Star VFD range of electric chain hoists, featuring load-dependent, infinitely-variable speed control. Thu, 04 Apr 2019 04:46:42 GMT New London home for LGH <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/7136035/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Lifting Gear Hire (LGH) has relocated its London depot from Rainham, Essex to the Crayside Industrial Estate in Crayford, with the new facility becoming operational at the start of 2019. Thu, 04 Apr 2019 04:43:09 GMT Light, fast Kito hoist for steel processor <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/7136023/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Kito Europe’s lightest electric chain hoist is being used by a steel processor in Germany. Thu, 04 Apr 2019 04:40:13 GMT BVS manufactures cranes for Cairo metro project <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/7136014/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Turkish crane manufacturer BVS has designed and produced a number of cranes for use in the construction of the third metro line in Cairo, Egypt. Thu, 04 Apr 2019 04:37:23 GMT New MD for Indeva UK Scaglia Indeva UK has appointed Richard Woodley as managing director, succeeding Richard Wise, who retires at the end of March. Thu, 04 Apr 2019 04:24:58 GMT Bishop Lifting acquires Woods Logging Houston, Texas-based Bishop Lifting Products has acquired Longview, Washington-based Woods Logging and Industrial Supply. Woods Logging was established in 1978 and specialises in providing wire rope for cranes, rigging products, spooling services, on-site inspections, and hydraulic solutions to the logging, marine and construction industries. Thu, 04 Apr 2019 04:17:57 GMT Raise a glass: beer festival kit handled by Konecranes <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/6992180/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The large ‘party tents’ that span Munich’s Oktoberfest are one of the icons of the festival, with enough room altogether for well over 100,000 revellers. Pletschacher, the Dasing-based company tasked with erecting the tents, employed a double-girder bridge crane and electric chain hoists supplied by Konecranes to assist the process. Fri, 15 Feb 2019 12:27:13 GMT Enhanced safety from latest Theta winch <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/6992172/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Columbus McKinnon Engineered Products has launched its new Pfaff-silberblau Theta series safety electric wire rope winch. Fri, 15 Feb 2019 12:09:43 GMT