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Loadshackle monitors sewer pump station cylinder removal 15 August, 2017 | By Sotiris Kanaris
Dynamic Rigging Hire (DRH) supplied a 25t Wireless Loadshackle from Straightpoint and other rigging gear for the removal of a large hydraulic cylinder at a Melbourne Water sewer pump station in Australia.
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HaiLi recommended
Wednesday, August 02, 2017 Corrugated roller manufacturer HaiLi has become of the first Chinese companies to install Konecranes’ CXT Uno cranes.
Latest gantry from Enerpac offers highest capacity
Wednesday, August 02, 2017 Enerpac has launched the SL300, the latest model in the company’s SL series of telescoping hydraulics gantries.
Lightweight aluminium rail jib cranes launched by EMH
Wednesday, August 02, 2017 Engineered Material Handling (EMH) has introduced the new AL Systems Aluminium Rail Jib Cranes, a series of lightweight cranes with spans of up to 15 feet and capacities of 250lb and 500lb.
Cargo king
Wednesday, August 02, 2017 Brunnhuber Cranes Germany, part of the Teichmann Group, has delivered a 46.5m-long two-girder bridge crane with load-bearing capacity of 50t to an all-weather harbour terminal in Amsterdam.
IMCA lifting and rigging seminar presentations online
Tuesday, August 01, 2017 by Sotiris Kanaris
The presentations from the 2017 International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) Lifting and Rigging Seminar with its theme ‘Slings and rigging: The soft revolution’ held on 14 June at the Novotel Amsterdam Schiphol are now online, as is a full report on the seminar and details of the workshops.
Straightpoint expands with Russian distributor
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 Straightpoint has named Euro-Lift as its distributor in Russia. Euro-Lift is based in Tolyatti, near Samara on the Volga River.
Sparrows to inspect hoists at gypsum plants
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 Sparrows Group will inspect all lifting equipment at CertainTeed’s 17 US gypsum plants as part of the company’s largest-ever contract outside the energy industry.
Siemens Mechanical Drives to become Flender
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 The Siemens Mechanical Drives unit will become known as Flender GmbH, a Siemens Company on 1 October 2017.
Pfeifer continues expansion in US
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 Rope and lifting technology specialist Pfeifer Group has invested more than $1m in a new branch in Texas, US.
A-Frame crane quotes within one working day
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 Pelloby will now respond within one working day to all enquiries received through its Online A-Frame Crane Tool.

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