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Load cell specialist integral to weather station lift 27 October, 2014
Straightpoint has supplied its 12t Loadlink Plus to UK-based Larkin Eng Services for the load test of a weather station's lifting points that is being used in Europe's first commercial floating offshore wind measurement campaign.
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Australian hoist firm broadens material handling reach
Monday, October 27, 2014 Australian specialists Pacific Hoists has been appointed as master distributor for Simplex Products for Australia and New Zealand.
Material handling manufacturer called on to modernise Hoover Dam controls
Monday, October 27, 2014 Power, motion and radio controls firm Magnetek has sealed a $1m-plus order to modernise the controls on four 300-ton power plant cranes for the Hoover Dam.
O’Brien Installations ties with Sling-Choker Manufacturing
Monday, October 27, 2014 O’Brien Installations has partnered with Sling-Choker Manufacturing, an agreement that will see the latter distribute O’Brien’s range of crane and hoist products.
RUD offers the ultimate safety in lifting with VLBG
Monday, October 27, 2014 The VLBG offers the ultimate safety in lifting according to its manufacturer RUD, which offer a wide range of lifting and lashing applications.
Columbus McKinnon expands wire rope hoists offering
Monday, October 27, 2014 Columbus McKinnon has expanded the capabilities of its Yale Global King and Shaw-Box World Series wire rope hoists with the addition of a new electronic hoist monitoring system and 60 ft. lift models.
New chain hoist crane tackles low capacity lifts
Monday, October 27, 2014 Konecranes has expanded its offering for end users carrying low capacity lifts with the launch of the new CLX overhead chain hoist crane.
Manufacturer launches new heavy-duty jib cranes
Wednesday, September 03, 2014 Kito Europe has expanded its portfolio of heavy-duty jib cranes with the launch of its new KE series.
Crane project success for Imes Group
Wednesday, September 03, 2014 Imes Group, the engineering and inspection business, has completed a succession of UK port and dockyard projects worth nearly £1.5m
Demag crane system for unparalleled test facility in Europe
Wednesday, September 03, 2014 A Demag crane system is fulfilling an integral role at the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence test facility in Bremen.
Terex set for Rio gantry project
Wednesday, September 03, 2014 Terex Port Solutions has been commissioned by leading Brazilian logistics corporation Libra Terminais Rio to provide 12 of its rubber-tyred gantry cranes to the company’s terminal in the Bay of Rio de Janeiro.

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