Lifting & Rigging

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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Events | 3 years ago

Move & Lift equipments were highlighted at CeMAT

At CeMAT, readers of LRW Magazine may be highly interested in what’s happening at the “Move & Lift” Pavilion. Lifting equipment and products include cranes, forklifts, automated guided vehicles, intralogistics systems, hoists, lifting beams, spreader beams, lifting chains and chain components...

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Events | Briefings | 3 years ago

RUD is presenting five world premieres at CeMAT 2016

When it comes to lifting, moving, pulling, driving and conveying, the chain systems and components from RUD Ketten Rieger & Dietz GmbH are a popular choice. At CeMAT 2016, the company is presenting five world premieres. At CeMAT 2016, RUD GmbH from Germany’s Swabia region promises a veritable...

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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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Events | 4 years ago

CeMAT 2016 puts the spotlight on digitization and automation

– World’s leading trade fair for intralogistics expected to attract more than 1,000 exhibitors from every corner of the globe – Lead theme: Smart Supply Chain Solutions – Intralogistics sector primed for three-percent growth this year The lead theme for CeMAT 2016 is Smart Suppl...

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Briefings | 4 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 | 4 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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Interviews | 4 years ago

TEUFELBERGER: World renowned wire rope manufacturer

TEUFELBERGER is a family owned company famous for its wire rope and fiber rope products. The company was founded in 1790 in Austria. This year marks the company’s 225 years anniversary. The company has around 950 employees. In the exhibition OGA Malaysia, we had a chance talking to Roman Pr...

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Interviews | 4 years ago

Interview: Evert van Beuzekom of Van Beest – ‘We are truly a worldwide brand with a high service level, this is our big advantage’

LRW attended the OGA2015 show in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in June, where we had an opportunity to sit down with Evert van Beuzekom, Vice President Sales & Procurement at Van Beest. We spoke to Mr van Beuzekom (indicated by ‘EVB’ in the following interview) about the current directio...

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Products | 4 years ago

New Modulift Subsea Spreader Beams Conform to Revised DNV Standard

Modulift, a manufacturer of spreader beams, lifting beams and other below-the-hook equipment, has timed the launch of its subsea modular spreader beams to follow publication of a revised offshore standard from DNV GL AS—titled DNV-OS-H206—that references the use of spreader bars. DNV, formerly kn...

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Briefings | 4 years ago

Talurit and Gimex to set up a joint venture in Singapore

Talurit AB and Gimex Pte Ltd has agreed to start a new joint venture together in Singapore! The purpose is to strengthen the sales and service activities in the South East Asian region. The new company is named Talurit Pte. Ltd. and will be handling all TALURIT products in the future. The company...

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Briefings | 4 years ago

Redaelli to supply mooring lines for world’s largest ultra deepwater rig

Redaelli Tecna Ropes & Lifting (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. is going to provide mooring lines for semi-submersible drilling unit – D90. This is the world’s largest ultra deepwater rig. The builder is Yantai CIMC Raffles Offshore Ltd. As a long term supplier for CIMC Raffles, Redaelli (Shanghai)...

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