All posts by Carl

Spring Balancer Tool Support Systems

Spring balancers are a type of tool support system that help people working with tools to balance them, control them and work safely with them on a day to day basis. They are an integral piece of equipment for anybody who is working in light assembly, packaging, or generally on the shop floor. Indeed, working on the shop floor can post many risks in general, from simple accidents such as… Read Article →

How to Buy a New or Used Crane

Buying a crane is always a major decision, whether it is a new one, a used one, or one that contains a variety of different parts. The main thing to bear in mind if buying a new or used crane is that it should always be from a reputable manufacturer or supplier. This is integral to the buying decision and should never be underestimated. A good supplier will make sure… Read Article →

What are Fork Truck Extensions and How Do They Work?

Any kind of lifting or load moving equipment, fork lift trucks included, need to be used to their full potential to make the most out of them. This is because they do not come cheaply and must be versatile to get full value from them. Fork truck fork extensions are used to make one single fork lift more accessible, so that it is possible to carry out a greater number… 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 →

Minimising the Risk of Using New Crane Suppliers

As a business in the construction industry, you need to know you are using the right suppliers. This will affect your day to day business, as it is all related to general productivity and cash flow – you need to know the equipment will be good quality and will last. More importantly, health and safety simple must be adhered to. Using new¬†crane suppliers is always going to feel risky for… Read Article →