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Using a Jib Crane Safely

Jib Cranes are a great piece of lifting equipment, treat for lifting and moving heavy loads; since they are a frequently used piece of lifting equipment across many areas, we thought it may be useful to highlight the basic, yet most important safety information regarding the safe use of your Jib crane. You should have […]

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Crane Accessories for Jib & Mobile Gantry’s

There are many types of lifting accessories available that will enhance your crane, order making them much more versatile and therefore cost efficient. There is a certain order in which lifting accessories are usually used; they tend to follow this order: Crane – beam connector/anchor point– hoisting device – load connector – load itself. For […]

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Crane Scales – FAQ’s

So what are Crane Scales? A crane scale is a device which is attached to the crane hook to weigh the load which is being lifted. So by using a crane scale you will significantly reduce the risk of overloading the crane/hoist and therefore not only will this make the lift as safe as possible […]

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What To Look For In A Used Electric Hoist

The electric hoist is one of the most versatile and also labour saving devices in the lifting equipment area and can really save on heavy lifting, cure time and effort. The item is used to lower and lift objects  though this involves them being attached to specific hardware. The electric hoist comes in a variety […]

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Why A Mobile Gantry Makes Sense

The mobile gantry is one of the more common forms of lifting equipment and understandably so – it really and truly makes sense as a piece of lifting equipment and works well for a wide range of jobs and types of work. The device offers that often elusive mix of power and also mobility and […]

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Plate Lifting Equipment

Lifting Equipment ltd is able to supply, prescription inspect and repair all types of plate lifting equipment. There are a variety of devices available to assist in the lifting of steel plate materials, approved firstly there are plate clamps, find these are available in horizontal, vertical or multi position models; they are usually attached to […]

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Lifting Equipment Issues To Be Aware Of

Finding the correct lifting equipment for the job; obviously makes the job a whole lot easier and by getting the type and model of lifting equipment correct you make things faster, try easier and more productive. Overloading of inappropriate cranes is one of the main causes of issues for cranes and lifting equipment and causes […]

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Oiling And Looking After Lifting Equipment

One of the simplest ways to keep most equipment, cheapest let alone lifting equipment in good condition is to keep it well-oiled and lubricated. A lot of the issues we see with lifting equipment is related to the whole area of lubrication and oiling. Of course, medicine rust and wear and tear are a lot […]

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Mobile Gantry

Time and effort are two of the major variables when it comes to lifting materials, site in that we mean – how fast does it take to lift something and how much effort needs to be put into lifting? In the case of both of these factors, nurse the mobile gantry crane comes out on […]

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