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Van Beest expands Excel range 13 July, 2015
Van Beest has broadened its range of the Excel grade 10 range with the introduction of the grade 10 Eye grab hooks for 6 mm diameter chain.
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Strainstall completes Chinese commission
Monday, July 13, 2015 Strainstall has been commissioned to design and manufacture a range of load cells, including a 2000TE load cell, for a project in China.
Reel UK to expand with move into new Birchwood Offices
Monday, July 13, 2015 Reel UK, which is part of French company Reel SAS, is eyeing further growth after moving into new offices in Warrington, UK.
IMES launches new lubrication system
Monday, July 13, 2015 Marine and subsea business IMES has unveiled a new lubrication product that it expects to create “significant efficiencies” in crane and shipping operations.
LiftEx registration now open
Monday, July 13, 2015 Visitor registration for the next UK iteration of LiftEx, which takes place on 11th and 12th November, is now open.
Konecranes introduces Uniton crane to new regions
Monday, July 13, 2015 Konecranes is making its Uniton heavy-duty industrial overhead crane available to customers in the South East Asia Pacific region.
Kalmar commissioned for overhead crane renovation
Monday, July 13, 2015 Kalmar has been commissioned to upgrade and refurbish a Paul Würth overhead casting crane at the Aperam Stainless steel plant in Genk, Belgium.
Below-the-Hook Joint venture to target oil, gas and heavy lift sectors
Monday, July 13, 2015 Spreader and lifting beam supplier Modulift has joined forced with engineering consultancy and inspection specialist, IMES (Inspection Monitoring Engineering Solutions), to form Lift Management Services (LMS).
MHE-Demag acquires sister company and expands Asia-Pacific footprint
Monday, July 13, 2015 MHE-Demag has acquired its sister company Demag Cranes & Components (DCC) Australia, which has been rebranded as MHE-Demag Australia.
Lloyds British sets UK manufacturing landmark
Wednesday, June 10, 2015 Lloyds Somers, the manufacturing division of Birmingham’s national lifting equipment specialist Lloyds British, has set a rail industry milestone.
Konecranes opens Philippines office
Wednesday, June 10, 2015 Konecranes has opened new premises in the Philippines, bringing its range of overhead cranes, gantry cranes, jib cranes and electric and manual hoists to the country, in addition to its maintenance and inspection services.

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