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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 →

3 Different Types of Cranes

Cranes are an excellent piece of lifting equipment that has a diverse list of potential applications that many would be aware of. Most people‚Äôs experiences of cranes is a fleeting image that they see when they pass a construction site. They are massive heavy machinery that are used to move very heavy goods to very high places in order to facilitate the development of large buildings. However, cranes are used… 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 →

Safe Operation of Forklifts

Forklift trucks can be very helpful when operating a warehouse or storage facility, where the safe and efficient of handling stock is essential. But the forklift itself does also need to be handled safely and efficiently, otherwise it isn’t the quick fix it could otherwise be. The people who are driving and moving forklifts must be fully trained operatives, and must be able to work in a fast moving environment… Read Article →

Lifting Drums with Drum Handling Equipment

There are many specialist lifts you might need to perform in the industry. You will often need to lift large, heavy and awkwardly shaped loads that cannot be lifted by hand, but that need to be moved nonetheless. One of the harder loads to lift is a drum, where the load is both heavy and awkwardly shaped – it would take a great deal of man power to lift and… Read Article →