Briefings

Briefings | 1 week ago

Crosby acquires Feubo

Tulsa, Okla. – The Crosby Group, the global leader in lifting, rigging, and material handling hardware, has completed the acquisition of Feubo, a global leader in offshore mooring components for the oil and gas and wind energy markets. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. ...

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Briefings | 1 month ago

New CEO Van Beest Group

As per December 31, 2019 Cees Boer will step down as CEO of the Van Beest Group. As a shareholder, he will remain closely associated with the company. The board of directors will consist of Hendrik Kok (as CEO) and Richard Meer. Both have been members of the board since 2015. During the long peri...

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Products | Briefings | 2 months ago

RUD ROV Hooks for Subsea Installations

Oceaneering International, Inc. (Oceaneering) used four 10-tonne capacity remotely operated vehicle (ROV) hooks from RUD to fulfill two major subsea contracts recently—both in the Gulf of Mexico. The products were sourced from RUD distributor LiftPull. First, Oceaneering used the hooks to install...

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Products | Briefings | 2 months ago

Shenli Rigging achieve certification of H-series G100 chain component

Shandong Shenli Rigging Co., Ltd. achieved approval certification of H-series G100 chain component recently. Last year, the company for the first time to achieve certification of H-series G80 chain component. So this is the second time for Shenli Rigging to gain this kind of certification. On 27-...

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Briefings | 2 months ago

Professors from Chinese Academy of Sciences visit Shandong Shenli Rigging

A group of professors from Chinese Academy of Sciences and other 13 Chinese authorized associations visited Shandong Shenli Rigging Co., Ltd. on 26 November 2019. The professors came to learn about the latest development of advanced manufacturing in the company. The professors mainly visit the ma...

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Briefings | 3 months ago

Van Beest USA moves to larger office and distribution center in Houston

HOUSTON, TX, 01/Nov/2019 – Van Beest has moved to a new office and distribution center in Houston in July 2019 to support the industry leading availability, quality and introducing new products to the North American markets. “The new office and distribution center allows Van Beest to stock ...

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Briefings | 4 months ago

Van Beest Establishes Own Subsidiary in Brazil

Van Beest is happy to announce that from September 1st the group will serve the Brazilian market with their own subsidiary: Van Beest Do Brasil, which locates in Sao Paolo, Brazil. The new subsidiary within the Van Beest Group enables them to provide better support for Green Pin® distributors wit...

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Briefings | 7 months ago

Green Pin Tycan® wins OTC technology award

Green Pin Tycan® – the fibre chain for lashing and lifting that has all the performance and flexibility of steel chain but is a fraction of the weight – has won the OTC Spotlight on New Technology® Award! The award ceremony was taken place during the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in Housto...

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Briefings | 8 months ago

Crosby enters into agreement to acquire Gunnebo Industries

DALLAS — The Crosby Group (“Crosby”), a leading global provider of lifting, rigging, and material handling hardware, today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Gunnebo Industrier Holding AB from Segulah, a Nordic private equity firm, and that all closing conditions hav...

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Briefings | 9 months ago

Shandong Shenli Rigging launch four workshops for senior engineers

China based high quality grade 80 and grade 100 rigging accessories manufacturer Shandong Shenli Rigging Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred as Shenli Rigging) recently launched four workshops for senior engineers to work on machinery engineering, forging, technical support maintenance and welding re...

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Briefings | 10 months ago

Excel® integration with Green Pin®

Last year, Van Beest announced that the Excel® brand would merge into Green Pin® in order to create one big premium brand for all below-the-hook fittings. Early this year, the group announce the following: The first production batches with products with the new Green Pin® markings from the produc...

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Briefings | 1 year ago

Crosby Acquires Straightpoint

Dallas, Texas-based The Crosby Group LLC, the largest lifting, rigging, and material handling hardware company in the world, has completed the acquisition of Straightpoint UK (SP), a leading manufacturer of load cells and force measurement equipment. The value of the transaction is not disclosed....

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