All Under the jib articles

  • Samson new innovations, july 2020
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    Samson announces latest rope innovations

    2020-07-13T11:56:00Z

    USA-based Samson Rope has introduced new ranges of synthetic ropes – EverSteel-X, AmSteel-X and SureSteel – designed to improve safety in mooring operations.

  • Modulift forms alliance with pewag, july 2020
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    Modulift forms alliance with pewag

    2020-07-02T15:26:00Z

    UK-headquartered below-the-hook equipment manufacturer Modulift has formed an alliance with chain manufacturer pewag group.

  • Airpes new spreader beam, june 2020
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    Airpes delivers custom spreader beam

    2020-06-25T09:44:00Z

    Airpes – a manufacturer of lifting, weighing and below-the-hook equipment – has shipped the first in a series of spreader beams that will be used in the assembly of wind turbines.

  • RSS delivers UTJ equipment to Quattro, june 2020
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    RSS and Quattro’s railway rescue

    2020-06-23T11:06:00Z

    Rope and Sling Specialists (RSS) has supplied rigging gear to Quattro Group for the urgent removal of a 24 m-long railway footbridge that had been knocked off its foundations by a heavy goods vehicle in South Wales, UK.

  • Caldwell assists in Philadelphia
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    Caldwell assists in Philadelphia

    2020-06-01T11:40:00Z

    Caldwell Group has supplied a 23 m-long, 23-tonne capacity lifting beam for use at a highway construction project in Philadelphia, USA.

  • RSS adds Profi air hoist to range
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    RSS adds Profi air hoist to range

    2020-05-25T09:00:00Z

    UK-based Rope and Sling Specialists (RSS) has signed a nationwide distributor and service partnership for the JD Neuhaus (JDN) Profi air hoist range.

  • Positive start for ScanNautic
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    Positive start for ScanNautic

    2020-05-07T15:10:00Z

    ScanNautic has delivered a solid operating result in its first year of operations. It has also established a technical solutions subsidiary targeting the marine project and heavy lifting industry.

  • Straightpoint names distributor in Thailand
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    Straightpoint names distributor in Thailand

    2020-05-05T11:30:00Z

    Load cell manufacturer Straightpoint, part of The Crosby Group, has selected Thunder Oilfield Services (TOS) as a distributor of its range of force measurement equipment in Thailand.

  • Dorian returns to Dunkirk with SafetyLiftinGear
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    Dorian returns to Dunkirk with SafetyLiftinGear

    2020-04-07T15:10:00Z

    SafetyLiftinGear has supplied a Modulift CMOD 12 spreader frame to lift and lower a 9.7-tonne ship into the sea in Southampton, UK.

  • Crosby names Dietvorst
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    Crosby names Dietvorst

    2020-03-24T12:20:00Z

    The Crosby Group has appointed Thomas Dietvorst as its general manager, load monitoring.

  • DICA to acquire Linton Rigging Gear Supplies
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    DICA to acquire Linton Rigging Gear Supplies

    2020-03-13T09:40:00Z

    DICA has reached an agreement to acquire the assets of Linton Rigging Gear Supplies.

  • RSS supports school construction
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    RSS supports school construction

    2020-03-09T12:45:00Z

    Rope and Sling Specialists (RSS) has supplied a 36 m-long lattice beam and rigging equipment to support the Cefn Saeson School construction project in South Wales.

  • Caldwell launches TLC clamp
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    Caldwell launches TLC clamp

    2020-02-12T12:35:00Z

    The Caldwell Group has launched a clamp designed for lifting and turning curved plate or pipe from horizontal to vertical positions, and vice versa.

  • Caldwell launches Dura-Mod solution
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    Caldwell launches Dura-Mod solution

    2020-02-03T11:00:00Z

    The Caldwell Group has introduced the Dura-Mod modular spreader beam.

  • Van Gool adds calibration rig
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    Van Gool adds calibration rig

    2020-01-29T13:55:00Z

    Lifting and rigging equipment supplier Van Gool will install a 350-tonne capacity calibration rig at its facility near Amsterdam, the Netherlands. 

  • Unique Group adds to spreader beam inventory
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    Unique Group adds to spreader beam inventory

    2020-01-24T10:40:00Z

    Unique Group has signed a partnership agreement with lifting and spreader beam manufacturer Britlift. 

  • TWD designs monopile sling connector
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    TWD designs monopile sling connector

    2020-01-24T10:35:00Z

    Temporary Works Design (TWD) has developed a monopile sling connector concept, which it claims provides a quick, safe and remote-controlled solution for rigging activities.

  • Caldwell supplies customised beam for BAS
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    Caldwell supplies customised beam for BAS

    2020-01-20T10:55:00Z

    The Caldwell Group has designed and manufactured a customised 46-tonne capacity lifting beam for the latest phase of the wharf modernisation at British Antarctic Survey’s (BAS) Rothera Research Station.

  • Crosby expands with Feubo acquisition
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    Crosby expands with Feubo acquisition

    2020-01-15T13:15:00Z

    The Crosby Group has acquired Germany-headquartered Feubo, a manufacturer of offshore mooring components for the oil, gas and wind energy markets.

  • RSS assists with vessel installation
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    RSS assists with vessel installation

    2019-12-17T14:30:00Z

    Rope and Sling Specialists (RSS) provided equipment and personnel to help install a 50-tonne vessel at manufacturing plant in Scotland this month.