The Best Cranes for Longevity

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Buying Cranes is a great decision for construction companies, giving you the option to complete more work in less time. It’s a big decision to make though – how do you know your cane will last? The main things you need to do are buy from a high quality brand and buy from a reputable, leading manufacturer. This will ensure you are in a position where you are most likely...


The Different Types of Crane Forks

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Performing lifts that used to be difficult or complex has never been easier. With the use of crane forks, your cranes can be transformed into specialist lifting equipment that can move and manage large, heavy loads with ease and simplicity. Crane forks are generally used to move pallets and coils with ease, where they need to be manoeuvred on site or in a place where cranes are present. This can...


Handling Drums – Specialist Lifting Equipment

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Handling and moving drums requires specialist equipment that allows this process to be carried out quickly and easily. Handling drums in the right way is much safer for everyone as they are heavy and awkwardly shaped, requiring special processes when moving, lifting and rotating them. You can only ensure that everyone will be safe if moving drums with the utmost care and attention. You should always use the right equipment...


Using Webbing Slings to Lift Heavy Loads

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Using webbing slings to lift loads makes it easier, safer and more efficient. This is the best way to ensure that you will be able to lift heavy loads and, most importantly, to do so safely. It’s essential that you use the right lifting slings and other complementary equipment in order to complete the lifts you need to, in the safest and most efficient way. Nothing is more important than...


Using the Correct Counter Weights with a Crane

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When using a crane, you need to use counter weights in order to offset the weight of the load you are lifting. This will allow you to lift a load without destabilising the crane itself – something that could be incredibly dangerous for your lifting processes and for the people working on site. If you are using counter weights for a mobile crane or other type of crane, they need...