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LEEA and AWRF launch member accreditation programme 27 May, 2022
As the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) announces it has partnered with the Associated Wire Rope Fabricators (AWRF) to create a Member Accreditation Programme, Hoist catches up with Ross Moloney, CEO, LEEA, to see what other exciting news he has to share.
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RSS Manufactures Custom Beam for Nuclear Installations
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 Rope and Sling Specialists (RSS) has delivered a custom aluminium counterbalance beam for installation work at a major UK nuclear facility.
Hoist UK partners with Lockheed Martin Space UK
Wednesday, May 25, 2022 Hoist UK has partnered with aerospace and defence company Lockheed Martin to create a bespoke lifting and handling solution for processing within a Satellite Integration Laboratory (SIL) in Harwell, Oxfordshire for the UK’s vertical launch space programme.
APM Terminals Mobile to expand by 32 acres
Tuesday, May 24, 2022 APM Terminals Mobile has signed an agreement with the Alabama State Port Authority to add 32 acres to the current 134 acre container terminal yard to keep pace with future demand, creating one million TEU throughput capacity that is approved to handle 14,000 TEU ships.
Pfaff-silberblau helps light up St. Mary's Cathedral, Hamburg
Monday, May 23, 2022 Columbus McKinnon Engineered Products has put its THETA safety electric wire rope winch to work, raising and lowering the lighting in St. Mary's Cathedral, Hamburg.
Demag installs KBK suspension crane system for Vowisol
Monday, May 23, 2022 Demag has partnered with Vowisol, which produces transparent conservatories, orangeries, greenhouses and pavilions, on its new production facility.
Port of Koper orders 3 electric Konecranes RTGs
Friday, May 20, 2022 The operator of the Port of Koper in Slovenia, Luka Koper has ordered three electric Konecranes RTG cranes featuring an auto plug-in system, to be in February 2023. When the cranes are handed-over, Koper will operate a fleet of 30 Konecranes RTGs.
Brian Reh, CEO, Gorbel continues his father's legacy
Thursday, May 19, 2022 Brian Reh, CEO, Gorbel, was recently appointed VP, MHI, (the largest material handling, logistics and supply chain association in the US), which has more than 850 members.
R&M Materials Handling installs 3 overhead cranes at Boxabl
Wednesday, May 18, 2022 R&M Materials Handling and its distributor American Equipment has partnered with Boxabl, manufacturer of prefabricated homes, to increase efficiency at its factory in Las Vegas.
Modulift sees high demand for custom made frames
Tuesday, May 17, 2022 Modulift is seeing high demand for custom made frames across Europe and the UK over the last few months, particularly in the Modular Buildings market.
The Crosby Group & Kito Corp. to combine both businesses
Monday, May 16, 2022 The Crosby Group and Kito Corporation have entered into a definitive agreement to combine both businesses, expected to be completed in the second half of this year, subject to customary closing conditions and regulatory clearances from relevant authorities.

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