Events | 2 weeks ago

HANNOVER MESSE and CeMAT 2018: Taking Industry 4.0 to the next level

The digital integration of industry, energy and logistics is gathering pace, with traditional boundaries between industries breaking down, productivity rising and new business models popping up like mushrooms. In April 2018, HANNOVER MESSE and CeMAT will lend their combined weight to this trend a...

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Events | 4 weeks ago

World’s Largest Oil and Gas Exhibition cippe2018 to Gather Global Oil Giants in Beijing in March

The 18th China International Petroleum & Petrochemical Technology and Equipment Exhibition (cippe2018) will take place on March 27-29, 2018 at New China International Exhibition Centre in Beijing, with an exhibition area reaching 90,000m2 and around 1,800 exhibitors coming from 65 countries a...

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Briefings | 1 month ago

LEEA Announces New Leadership

LEEA (Lifting Equipment Engineers Association), the world’s leading representative body for the lifting equipment industry, is delighted to announce the appointment of Paul Fulcher as the new LEEA Chairperson and to welcome Dr. Ross Moloney as Chief Executive Officer of the Association. Paul Fulc...

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Briefings | 1 month ago

Safe Lifting Europe First to Offer Green Pin Power Sling Shackle for Hire

Holland-based Safe Lifting Europe has become the first rental company in the world to stock the new Green Pin Power Sling Shackle range, available in capacities from 125t to 1,250t. The product, manufactured with maritime, energy and other heavy lift applications in mind, boasts a number of stand...

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Products | 2 months ago

YOKE: Subsea ROV Shackles improve efficiency in lifting operations

Over the years, shackles continued to be developed to assist ROV operators who face a constant challenge when deploying or recovering equipment on the sea bed. Safety is always the first priority, but operators strive to make efficiencies by using the correct equipment specifically designed with ...

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Events | 3 months ago

Marintec China has a good wind in its sails with record exhibitors, visitors and a multitude of deals

The 19th Marintec China, the world’s most influential and the largest international maritime event held this year, sailed into a huge success. The fair held on 5-8 December 2017, attracted 65,096 visits compared to 61,997 in 2015, this far outstripped 2015’s 5% growth in total. The fair, la...

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Briefings | 3 months ago

VITALI-INTL filmed for CCTV’s “Attitude” TV show

The CCTV production team of “Attitude” TV show visited VITALI-INTL’s headquarters office and factory to record their daily operations. Viewers soon have a chance to look into the company’s R&D, corporate culture, innovation and brand development. VITALI-INTL focuses in the manufacturing of ch...

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Briefings | 3 months ago

YOKE gain success at the 10th Annual Taiwan Corporate Sustainability Awards

YOKE gain success at the 10th Annual Taiwan Corporate Sustainability Awards, reflecting its commitment to the environment for future generations. “We are extremely proud to be recognized for our commitment to corporate social responsibility and progress towards sustainability. It is not just all ...

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Companies | 3 months ago

Shandong Shenli Rigging filmed for CCTV’s “Attitude” TV show

The CCTV production team recently visited Shandong Shenli Rigging’s headquarters office and factory to record their daily operations. Now the edited film has been played on China’s social medias which include Youku, Letv, Tudou and Iqiyi. The video allows viewers to embrace the company’s advantag...

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Events | 3 months ago

A Global Hub for Smart Manufacturing, PTC ASIA, ComVac ASIA, CeMAT ASIA, Cold Chain ASIA, Heavy Machinery ASIA, APEX ASIA and Industrial Supply ASIA Rounded Off Successfully

A septet of industrial shows interpreted smart manufacturing thoroughly Solid growth on display areas, exhibitors and visitors set unprecedented records high Professional organization and services won market trust and participants thumbs-up After four-action packed days, the annual leading indust...

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Briefings | 4 months ago

New factory in Germany for Wirop Europe GmbH is on the way

The government application at new factory construction of Wirop Europe GmbH has successfully completed, marking a major completion milestone. The General Managers of Wirop Europe GmbH, Marcus Jauch (right side) and Tanja da Silva Marquez (left side), are showing the Minister of Economy Olaf Lies ...

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Briefings | 4 months ago

Van Beest Acquires Heuer Hebetechnik

Van Beest Group announced that the group recently acquired the German company Heuer Hebetechnik. Heuer Hebetechnik is renowned for supplying a complete range of premium quality, heavy duty crane hooks of various sizes and for the customization of its hooks to customer specifications (e.g. additio...

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School | 4 months ago

Who does what to ensure lifting equipment is safe?

by Ben Dobbs, technical manager, LEEA (Lifting Equipment Engineering Association) Drawing on the experiences of over 1,000 member companies worldwide, LEEA is well placed to identify common problems and challenges encountered within the global lifting industry. For example, over the past couple o...

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Briefings | 5 months ago

DLM sweep up another award

It was a night to remember for Dynamic Load Monitoring (DLM) at this year’s South Coast Business Awards, where DLM won the Sustainable Business of the year at the glitzy black tie event held at the Hilton at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton at the start of the month. The Daily Echo awards aim to rew...

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Products | 5 months ago

DLM to the rescue

A large outdoor climbing company based in the north of England approached DLM wanting a custom design product for mountain rescue operations. The Quad Pod which was delivered to the firm earlier this month consisted of an aluminium metal frame with four legs in the shape of a pyramid with ropes s...

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