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ABB extends PLC reach with AC500 PM595 launch 23 February, 2015
ABB has built on the success of its AC500 PLC with the launch of the “high-performance” PM595, which features a multi-processor system that can handle the most demanding machinery and motion automation tasks, according to the manufacturer.
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Straightpoint contnues tradeshow push
Monday, February 23, 2015 Load cell specialist Straightpoint has continued its push to broaden its global presence with an ongoing commitment to tradeshow participation.
CeMAT to broaden reach with Easyfairs partnership
Monday, February 23, 2015 CeMAT is set to expand its reach into the packaging technology sectors with the incorporation of the “Empack” and “Label&Print” shows at CeMAT 2016.
Inaugural LEEA Lifting & Rigging Conference Asia to take place in June
Monday, February 23, 2015 LEEA will hoist its first Lifting & Rigging Conference Asia at the Holiday Inn Singapore Atrium from 23-24 June 2015.
Terex Material Handling launches new diagnostics system
Monday, February 23, 2015 Terex Material Handling has launched Demag StatusControl, a diagnostics system for crane installations.
Modulift expands product range while MD Spivey takes LEEA role
Monday, February 23, 2015 Engineering specialists Modulift has unveiled the latest additions to its spreader beams product range, Subsea Modular Spreader Beams.
IMES completes major wire rope inspection
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 Lifting and equipment inspection specialists IMES has completed a wire rope inspection assessment that helped eliminate a major issue with warehouse lifting operations.
Petersen Stainless Rigging completes £500,000 expansion programme
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 Petersen, a major manufacturer of stainless steel rigging and lifting equipment, has concluded a major expansion programme with the delivery of a new 12-axis lathe.
Terex Port Solutions delivers its first RTGs to Turkey
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 Terex Port Solutions (TPS) has completed the first half of major RTG commission by Asyaport, a new major container terminal located on the Sea of Marmara, Turkey.
Straightpoint redevelops leading loadcell
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 Straightpoint has redeveloped its Radiolink Plus loadcell, a wireless digital dynamometer based on its Loadlink Plus product.
Lloyds British Testing secures major contract and acquires firm
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 International lifting equipment firm Lloyds British Testing [LBT] has secured a prestigious three-year inspection and certification contract with the National Grid, covering all electricity and gas sites across the company’s entire regional network.

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