New News information at HOIST magazine New and updated information from News listed on en-us New News information at HOIST magazine Rigmarine brances out in Kazakhstan by Daniel Searle<br/> <br/> International lifting and marine specialist Rigmarine has responded to slow development in Kazakh offshore fields by branching out into mines and power plants. Tue, 07 Feb 2017 09:00:00 GMT Ranger jib cranes on hand for tunnel evacuation by Daniel Searle<br/> <br/> Australian specialist lifting equipment and services firm Ranger found an unusual application for five jib cranes on the WestConnex underground motorway project in Sydney, where they have been set up ready for man-riding. In case of a worker falling ill underground, the cranes will be able to be used to rescue them. Mon, 06 Feb 2017 09:00:00 GMT New MD at Airpes GmbH by Daniel Searle<br/> <br/> Airpes GmbH, the German subsidiary of lifting, handling and weighing equipment manufacturer Airpes, has appointed Jörg Richter as managing director. Fri, 03 Feb 2017 11:01:03 GMT LEEA directors confirmed by Daniel Searle<br/> <br/> The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) has announced the election of five industry members to its board of directors for 2017. Fri, 03 Feb 2017 10:58:00 GMT Teufelberger to acquire Redaelli Tecna by Sotiris Kanaris<br/> <br/> Teufelberger has signed a definitive agreement for the acquisition of Italian steel wire rope manufacturer Redaelli Tecna from Russian Severstal–metiz. Thu, 26 Jan 2017 09:15:00 GMT EnerMech acquires EPS Group in its largest ever deal by Sotiris Kanaris<br/> <br/> Engineering services specialist EnerMech has acquired EPS Group, which operates in the electrical and instrumentation (E&I) sector, in its largest deal to date. Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:45:00 GMT GIS targets entertainment industry with LP series by Sotiris Kanaris<br/> <br/> Swiss electric chain hoist manufacturer GIS is replacing its LCH series with the LP series, offering entertainment rigging professionals a lifting solution tailored to their sector. Wed, 11 Jan 2017 09:00:00 GMT Emerson’s VRC on 220m-long offshore crane vessels by Sotiris Kanaris<br/> <br/> Heerema Marine Contractors has chosen Emerson Automation Solutions to provide a valve remote control (VRC) system for the world’s largest semi-submersible offshore crane vessel, SSCV Sleipnir, currently under construction at Sembcorp Marine’s shipyard in Singapore. Tue, 10 Jan 2017 09:00:00 GMT Rigmarine provides custom winch package for Caspian Sea topside by Sotiris Kanaris<br/> <br/> Lifting and marine product specialist Rigmarine has recently supplied a bespoke winch system for a multinational oil and gas company, a key customer in the Caspian Sea region. Mon, 09 Jan 2017 15:29:00 GMT Huber adds Stahl equipment to Stone Gallery by Sotiris Kanaris<br/> <br/> Huber Naturstein, the German partner of Italian natural stone dealer Antolini, has added a crane from Stahl-und Kranbau Oeder, crane-building partner of Stahl CraneSystems based in Southern Germany, to its showroom. Wed, 21 Dec 2016 11:24:44 GMT