It is the first time the website has registered over 60,000 impressions in a calendar month.

Hoist editor Richard Howes said: “It’s satisfying that the industry is recognising the site, in tandem with the monthly printed magazine, as the best place to keep up to date with developments in the factory lifting business.”

Visit the site for all the latest news, product finder, reference information and more covering bridge cranes, jib cranes, chain hoists, wire rope hoists, blocks, end-of-line attachments, components and the installation, maintenance, training, consultancy and trade associations surrounding this equipment.

Hoist has recently launched an online letters service. You can visit the letters page directly at To submit a letter, comment or reply – by name or anonymously – please contact Richard Howes at