May 19 - Slingmax Rigging Solutions has completed construction of its new state-of-the-art rigging technology and testing laboratory at the company headquarters in Aston, Pennsylvania.

With the facility expansion and laboratory construction complete, Slingmax has also grown its product research and development team, with an eight-person team now working on its development projects.

In addition, Slingmax says that the new laboratory expands capabilities in fibre testing, prototyping, material analysis and design verification.