May 25 - Rope and Sling Specialists (RSS) has opened its sixth UK facility, in Warrington.

The 6,500 sq ft (603.9 sq m) depot will be overseen by Gerry Harper, regional manager for the northwest, who has joined RSS with nearly five decades of experience, most recently at the Rossendale Group, a lifting engineering specialist.

According to RSS, the Warrington depot marks another step towards its goal of ten facilities providing below-the-hook coverage in the UK.