Crane Efficiency – how to Achieve it

Crane efficiency – these magic words spell out lower running costs and better functionality within your business and on site. It is the goal of every business using lifting equipment to be safe and efficient – this combination is the perfect one to achieve. It is perfectly possible to run a site efficiently and get the most return on the investment you have made into your cranes – but you… Read Article →

How to Manage your Crane Repairs

Repairing a crane is a safe and economical way to work – safe, because you need to know the crane is in good working order before operating it, and economical because repairs will be cheaper than buying a new crane. It is also cheaper in the long run the make sure your cranes are well repaired and are in good working order, as it will cost less than carrying out… Read Article →

Lifting Equipment and its Usage

Your lifting equipment is the backbone of your business, helping you to run it efficiently, economically and, above all, safely. There are various ways in which you can use lifting equipment to help you in business and to make your business more well rounded, and a good workplace to be in. Here are some ideas: Forklifts and palette trucks. If you have lots of warehousing and need to transport materials… Read Article →

Buying an Electric Chain Hoist to Suit an Existing Crane

Buying an electric chain hoist to suit a specific crane is almost definitely going to be a more difficult task than buying one either for a new crane, or with a new crane. However, it is certainly not impossible, you just need to be 100% sure that the two pieces of integral lifting equipment will be compatible and will do the best job for you possible. If you select the… Read Article →

Using an Appropriate Lifting Sling

Lifting slings are used alongside cranes and lifting equipment to provide a way of supporting the load. The load will be placed directly into the sling, so the sling’s job is to lift it up safely and accurately, whilst also ensuring that the process is made simple for the person carrying out the work. If you choose a good quality lifting sling, the battle is already in part won because… Read Article →