LEEA

Briefings | 1 year 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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School | 2 years 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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School | 2 years ago

Can your crane still take the strain?

by Geoff Holden, chief executive, LEEA (Lifting Equipment Engineers Association) Overhead cranes typically serve a long working life, with the majority now designed to operate for between 10 and 20 years. Ultimately, however, all will reach a point at which they are no longer safe to use. In conj...

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School | 3 years ago

ISO9001 poses new challenges for the lifting equipment industry

In the lifting industry and beyond, ISO9001 is widely recognized as the world’s leading quality management system. However, for companies active in the supply of lifting equipment and related services, the latest incarnation of this important benchmark poses some significant new challenges. In pa...

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School | 3 years ago

Choosing the right solution is critical

Correct specification of equipment is clearly an essential element of any safe lifting operation. In practice, however, some employers are still failing to take the steps necessary to ensure this important goal is achieved consistently. For example, last minute attempts to cannibalise general pur...

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Briefings | 3 years ago

First Lifting & Rigging Conference Middle East a Success

A second, high-level, regional conference has been launched – the LEEA Lifting & Rigging Conference Middle East took place at the Shangri-La Hotel in Dubai, 14-15 December 2015. The two-day event followed the same format as the earlier conference in Singapore last June and welcomed lift...

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Briefings | 3 years ago

Inspiring a new generation of overhead lifting equipment engineers

Andrew Wright, LEEA (Lifting Equipment Engineers Association) Learning and Development Manager Right across the world, a wide range of stakeholders are demonstrating a welcome commitment to improving the standards of safety, efficiency and professionalism in overhead lifting. Amongst public bodie...

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Events | 4 years ago

LEEA Launches Lifting & Rigging Conference Middle East in Dubai

A second, high-level, regional conference has been launched—the LEEA Lifting & Rigging Conference Middle East will take place at the Shangri-La Hotel on Sheikh Zayed Road in Dubai, 14-15 December 2015.

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Events | 4 years ago

LEEA Lifting & Rigging Conference Asia 2015

Lifting industry professionals working with overhead cranes, hoists and rigging equipment in onshore, offshore and marine applications attended the inaugural LEEA Lifting & Rigging Conference Asia, which took place in Singapore last month (June), in strong numbers.

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Events | 4 years ago

Sponsors and Delegates Embrace LEEA Singapore Crane Conference Concept

Remaining sponsorship packages expected to sell quickly as LEEA announces Lifting & Rigging Conference Asia presentation agenda. Limited sponsorship opportunities are available as delegates signup for the inaugural LEEA Lifting & Rigging Conference Asia following completion of the speaker...

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School | 4 years ago

ISO sets modern standards for crane inspection

by Denis Hogan, Regional Manager – West, LEEA (Lifting Equipment Engineers Association) In recent years, there has been growing recognition of the need to implement robust and rigorous procedures to ensure the safety and efficiency of overhead lifting. This extends across a number of different di...

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