February 23 - Netherlands-based heavy lift lashing and sling manufacturer Technotex Industrial Supply has worked with Dutch cable technology firm FibreMax to produce and distribute a number of Ultralift CableMax products.

The companies are promoting the range as an alternative to steel wire rope and shackles when using spreader beams.

The product was launched at the Breakbulk Exhibition Asia in Singapore in January, 2010 and will complement the company's existing portfolio of slings and associated products, said a spokesperson for company.