All Load Indication & Measuring Systems Articles

Vita Industrial unveils new communications channels
Vita Industrial has launched a new website and social media platforms aimed at communicating directly with the construction and lifting industries.
Vita Inclinata expands into ME
Crane load stabilisation hardware company Vita Inclinata has expanded into the Middle East market
What are the latest crane operator aids on the market?
A collection of load moment indicator, rated capacity limiter and related technologies.
RSS wins 5-year rail contract
Rope & Sling Specialists has won a five-year contract at Scotland Railway
Schübeler partners with load stabilization company
The partnership will adapt Schübeler’s EDF propulsion system to the Vita rescue system litter attachment and lifting system
Crosby debuts Straightpoint ChainSafe
The Straightpoint ChainSafe is a new measuring device to help protect and secure cargo during transport
Pewag invests in LMS
Austrian chain company Pewag has invested in Load Monitoring Systems Ltd (LMS)
Crane technology update
Some of the latest digital and remote monitoring tools available to crane users, as well as some new gantry crane technology
Gantry load testing
Two Shuttlelift mobile gantry cranes load tested prior to use
Straightpoint load cells in UAE
Dubai-based distributor for Straightpoint’s range throughout United Arab Emirates
Smart Shackle load measurement
World-first claimed for mobile load measuring system for cranes launched by Smart Jobsite
Multiplex pioneers Roborigger use
New device used to rotate and orient crane loads eliminates the need for taglines
CAN guages from Veethree
Technology company previews fully round CAN gauge for industrial sector
Straightpoint launches Bluelink load cell
New entry-point Bluetooth-enabled load cell from Straightpoint
Crosby acquires Straightpoint
Load cell and weighing equipment manufacturer Straightpoint acquired by The Crosby Group
Lifting Gear Hire stocks Straightpoint load cells
Straightpoint load cell units to be stocked in Lifting Gear Hire’s US and Canadian rental centres
Lampson fits Rayco-Wylie RCI to Kvaerner crane
 Rayco-Wylie RCI fitted to Lampson LTL 1500 SIII Transi-Lift crane owned by Kvaerner Verdal
Cameras in frame at Tower Cranes North America
Using cameras to help with ‘blind lifting’ is one of several topics at the Tower Cranes North America conference
Severe weather guidance at Miami conference
Preparing tower cranes for extreme weather will be a key topic at the Tower Cranes North America (TCNA) conference
Heavy-duty digital truck scales
Truck scales with a 135 ton (122 tonne) capacity have been launched by Cardinal Scale
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