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VIDEO: EU Regulation changes with Ben Dobbs, LEEA 11 May, 2021
According to the UK Government Health and Safety Executive (HSE), while many companies are waiting to see what EU regulation changes will come into force, their equipment still needs to meet the minimum European safety requirements or designated standards after January 1, 2022.
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William Hackett opens extended warehouse facility installing 76t vertical test bed
Friday, May 07, 2021 In an exclusive video with Hoist magazine Ben Burgess, director, William Hackett talks about its Quad Pawl (QP) mechanism, how it plans to extend its Zinc Tough coating onto different products in the next few weeks and how it has doubled the size of one of its warehouse and manufacturing facilities.
Nokia & Edzcom 5G SA private wireless network to support Konecranes’ R&D work
Thursday, May 06, 2021 Nokia and Edzcom will jointly deliver a 5G standalone (SA) private wireless network for Konecranes at its Hyvinkää smart factory in Finland.
Konecranes to deliver 19 cranes to Tbhawt Manufacturing in Estonia
Tuesday, May 04, 2021 Konecranes will deliver 17 S-series overhead cranes and two CXTD wire rope hoist cranes to Tbhawt Manufacturing in Estonia by December 2021.
Lifting Gear Products launches e-commerce platform
Tuesday, May 04, 2021 Lifting Gear Products has launched an e-commerce platform to challenge cheap unregulated unsafe products in the UK market, for what can only be profit and margin gains.
Hoist speaks to Wim Fabricius, MD, EMEA, The Crosby Group
Thursday, April 29, 2021 The Crosby Group has seen a number of changes, most recently acquiring BlokCorp, based in the UK, which designs and manufactures camera and alert systems for tower and mobile cranes and made a significant investment in Verton Technologies in Australia for its disruptive advancements in load orientation technology.
CMCO announces estimated Q4 financial results as it commences common stock offering
Thursday, April 29, 2021 Columbus McKinnon Corporation (CMCO) has commenced an underwritten public offering, subject to market and other conditions, of $150.0 million of its common stock. The company intends to grant the underwriters in the offering an option for a period of 30 days to purchase up to an additional $22.5 million of the Company’s common stock.
5 minutes with… Peter Stipan, global director, Automation, CMCO
Monday, April 26, 2021 In our latest Hoist video series, we chat to Peter Stipan, global director, Automation Division Crane Solutions Group, Columbus McKinnon Corporation (CMCO).
Enerpac hydraulic gantry removes 470t generator at Algerian power station
Monday, April 26, 2021 Global Freight Transit has partnered with Enerpac to install an SBL1100 hydraulic gantry to remove a 470t generator at Koudiet Eddraouch power station in El-Tarf province, Algeria.
Ace installs two 250t cranes for aerospace manufacturer
Thursday, April 22, 2021 Ace World Companies has installed two 250-ton capacity cranes, each with 25-ton capacity auxiliary hoists, at a manufacturing facility at Cape Canaveral.
Verlinde hoists propelled to another level
Wednesday, April 21, 2021 Verlinde has partnered with Handel Sollevamenti to install its hoists for carrying out maintenance on the Elifriulia helicopter fleet.

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