All Below the Hook Articles

Barnhart acquires Days Machinery Movers
Barnhart Crane and Rigging in the USA has announced its acquisition of Days Machinery Movers, including all personnel and equipment
C-Hook bridge removal solution
Minimal disruption and improved safety are claimed benefits of new solution for the removal of concrete bridges over railway lines
New shackle size
Heavy duty shackle available in new size with higher working range limit
Sarens delivers oil and gas equipment
Seven 85 tonne Christmas trees offloaded and transported by Sarens in Mozambique
Modulift and Pewag join forces
Agreement announced between lifting, rigging, chain and other equipment manufacturers Modulift and Pewag
Caldwell custom beam for US highway project
The Caldwell Group supplied a custom 23 metre, 20.9 tonne capacity beam for lifting 60 rebar cages in Pennsylvania, USA
Moving history
A piece of history was moved back to the sea by King Lifting using a Modulift spreader frame from SafetyLiftinGear
BlokCam changes name and launches new brand
BlokCam becomes BlokCorp and launches a new safety device called BlokAlert
De Haan heads stateside
Seven US distributors appointed by lifting hook and rigging component manufacturer De Haan
Caldwell spreader beam
170 tonne capacity modular spreader beam from Caldwell
Below the hook: Raising awareness
Safety is a key focus for below the hook equipment manufacturers. Responsibility, however, also needs to be taken by end users. Christian Shelton reports
Gantry load testing
Two Shuttlelift mobile gantry cranes load tested prior to use
Emissions-free turbine blade installation
Battery-powered blade installation lifters from Ematec
Modulift upgrades beam
Upgrades made to Modulift’s MOD CLS adjustable lifting/spreader beam
Raising awareness on slings
Safety threat from lack of understanding about lifting slings, reports the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association
Bishop Lifting acquires Western Sling & Supply
Western Sling & Supply Company joins Bishop Lifting Products portfolio
Modulift’s subsea spreader beams
Subsea spreader beams now available from Modulift
Apartment built using tilt-up technique
Precast construction technique used to build luxury apartment in Canada
Lifting Gear Hire rebrands as LGH
Lifting Gear Hire has changed its name to LGH as part of a worldwide rebranding
Bishop Lifting acquires AWRS
American Wire Rope & Sling acquired by Bishop Lifting Products
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