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The latest trends in under the jib equipment, such as ropes, wires, slings, spreaders, frames and hooks, including innovations designed to both improve performance and reduce costs.

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Desel steps up as Crosby CEO

August 13 - Crosby Group has named Robert Desel as its chief executive officer, effective immediately.
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J&B installs for Acco

July 29 - USA-based overhead lifting equipment distributer, J&B Equipment, has installed a circular crane and other lifting gear at an aerospace testing facility.
Views: 1743
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Bishop takes AWRS

July 18 - Bishop Lifting Products has completed the acquisition of American Wire Rope & Sling (AWRS), a leading provider of rigging, lifting and overhead crane solutions.
Views: 2432
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Modulift names Danish distributor

July 9 - UK-based below-the-hook lifting equipment manufacturer, Modulift, has appointed Certex Danmark as one of its distributors.
Views: 2135
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Hudson calls on Modulift for tractor lift

June 6 - Hudson Lifting has utilised a Modulift spreader frame to lift a 6-tonne John Deere tractor in London for specialist construction and civil engineering company Keltbray.
Views: 2090
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Worlifts opts for Straightpoint load cell

May 14 - Worlifts is using a 300-tonne capacity Straightpoint compression load cell to record data on its newest test machine for hydraulic cylinders and jacks.
Views: 2154
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RSS completes jib, beam, and hoist tests

April 12 - Rope and Sling Specialists (RSS) is proof load testing 24 jibs and beams that are being installed at a waste-to-energy power plant in North Wales, UK.
Views: 7155
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Modulift equipment raises London tower

April 10 - City Lifting has utilised a variety of below-the-hook equipment from Modulift to lift a digital air traffic control tower at London City Airport in the UK.
Views: 2211
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Straightpoint rental stock heads to LGH

March 29 - Lifting Gear Hire (LGH) has acquired the rental fleet of Straightpoint, as the load cell manufacturer looks to exit the hire market.
Views: 2023

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