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GIS targets entertainment industry with LP series 11 January, 2017 | By Sotiris Kanaris
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.
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Emerson’s VRC on 220m-long offshore crane vessels
Tuesday, January 10, 2017 by Sotiris Kanaris
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.
Rigmarine provides custom winch package for Caspian Sea topside
Monday, January 09, 2017 by Sotiris Kanaris
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.
Huber adds Stahl equipment to Stone Gallery
Wednesday, December 21, 2016 by Sotiris Kanaris
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.
Gaylin opens facility in South Korea
Wednesday, December 21, 2016 by Sotiris Kanaris
Singapore-headquartered Gaylin, a specialist supplier of lifting, rigging and marine equipment primarily to the oil and gas industry, has opened a new facility in Busan, South Korea.
AKF refurbishes 12 giant hooks for Tata Steel
Monday, December 12, 2016 by Sotiris Kanaris
Damen Anchor & Chain Factory (AKF), based at Schiedam in the Netherlands, has completed the refurbishment of 12 giant lifting hooks for Tata Steel in IJmuiden.
MHE-Demag opens $10m manufacturing plant in Malaysia
Thursday, December 08, 2016 by Sotiris Kanaris
MHE-Demag, a joint venture between Terex MHPS and Jebsen & Jessen (SEA), has officially opened its largest manufacturing and warehouse facility in Bukit Raja, Malaysia.
Columbus McKinnon to acquire Stahl CraneSystems
Thursday, December 08, 2016 by Sotiris Kanaris
Columbus McKinnon has reached an agreement to purchase Stahl CraneSystems, a business of Konecranes.
Yoke receives £500,000 order at Liftex Aberdeen
Wednesday, December 07, 2016 by Sotiris Kanaris
Yoke received an order worth over £500,000 at the recent Liftex Aberdeen exhibition from one of its European partners, William Hackett Lifting Products of Alnwick, UK.
Gebuwin launches swivel davit SD500
Tuesday, December 06, 2016 by Sotiris Kanaris
Dutch manufacturer Gebuwin has launched the SD500, a fordable swivel davit with 500kg hoisting capacity.
Columbus McKinnon launches CM Tornado 360°
Monday, December 05, 2016 by Sotiris Kanaris
Columbus McKinnon has launched the CM Tornado 360° hoist, which features the Sidewinder lever handle.

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