New News information at HOIST magazine New and updated information from News listed on en-us New News information at HOIST magazine http://http// Casar supplies new ropes for shipyard Goliath <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/6112987/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Casar has supplied replacement ropes for a Goliath crane operating at the Odense Steel Shipyard in Denmark. Thu, 12 Apr 2018 06:54:56 GMT Space-saving Goliath erection in Finland <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/6113069/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Mammoet has used a space-saving method to erect a Konecranes Goliath crane at the Meyer Turku shipyard in Finland. Thu, 12 Apr 2018 06:33:00 GMT PaR launches Europe Handling Solutions Centre of Excellence <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/6113061/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>PaR Systems, a global leader in automated handling systems, will open a new ‘Centre of Excellence’ facility at Lillyhall, Workington in early 2018. Thu, 12 Apr 2018 06:29:39 GMT Konecranes for plastic packaging machine maker <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/6113054/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>ASB International, a manufacturer of production machinery for PET containers, has equipped its export-focused plant near Mumbai, India with some of Konecranes’ most advanced lifting technologies, with a view to improving quality, safety and cost-efficiency of operations. Thu, 12 Apr 2018 06:26:50 GMT Kito hoists lift snow machines for ski slopes <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/6113031/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Polish company Supersnow is using electric chain hoists from Kito as part of their snow-making machines, designed to produce artificial snow for winter sports venues. Thu, 12 Apr 2018 06:19:18 GMT Feature-rich hoists for wide cable cranes <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/6113013/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Crane and hoist manufacturer Condra is to supply lifting equipment for continuing expansion at Aberdare Cables’ facility at Port Elizabeth in South Africa. Thu, 12 Apr 2018 06:15:20 GMT High rollers <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/6079787/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The Rolls Royce Vietnam plant, part of the company’s global marine division, is operating nine Konecranes electric girder cranes and 12 Konecranes jib cranes. Mon, 12 Mar 2018 12:25:44 GMT Eepos at FENDT tractors <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/6079777/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Eepos has designed and installed a lightweight aluminium crane system at a tractor and agricultural manufacturer in Marktoberdorf, Germany. Mon, 12 Mar 2018 12:22:24 GMT New leaders at LEEA <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/6079767/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>LEEA, the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association, made three new appointments in January. Paul Fulcher became LEEA chairperson; Dr Ross Maloney (pictured, left) the new chief executive officer; and Kat Moss chairperson of the Association’s Learning and Development Committee. Mon, 12 Mar 2018 12:19:57 GMT Ranger Lifting opens Melbourne facility <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/6079755/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Lifting and rigging equipment supplier Ranger Lifting, headquartered in New South Wales, opened a new facility in Melbourne, Victoria in January to meet ongoing demand, principally from the city’s thriving construction sector. Mon, 12 Mar 2018 12:15:55 GMT