Transformer Replacement Epitomizes Reynolds’ Use of Hydra-Slide Fleet

Reynolds Transfer and Storage used Hydra-Slide hydraulic skidding equipment to complete the removal and replacement of a transformer at a utility company in its home city of Madison, Wisconsin recently. The multifaceted project involved removal of the existing 237,000-lb. (118.5-ton) transformer, which was installed by Reynolds in 1984, and installation of a 170,000-lb. (85-ton) replacement, […]

SP Bluetooth Load Shackle for Super-Yacht Testing

RSB Rigging Solutions (RSB) used a Bluetooth-enabled 6.5t capacity Straightpoint (SP) load shackle for load tests aboard a luxury super-yacht at Maritimo, Palma de Mallorca, Spain. The specialist supplier of rope and running rigging to the luxury yacht sector used the wireless load shackle and water bags to test and certify the side access rail […]

Jobs in the Construction Industry

The construction industry is fast becoming a haven for individuals on the lookout for handsome paying jobs on construction sites. There is no doubting the importance of the construction sector on the economic growth of any country. If you are the type that loves constructing a fantastic masterpiece with your hands, then this article is […]

Caldwell Mill-Duty Coil Grab for Steel Service Center

  A 37.5-ton capacity mill-duty coil grab has been installed beneath the hook of a 40-ton capacity overhead crane at a Monarch Steel Company Inc. facility in Decatur, Alabama. The coil grab was manufactured by The Caldwell Group, a Rockford, Illinois-based company that specializes in both standard and custom lifting equipment. Alabama Sling Center, a […]

Midlands contractor celebrates appointment on £30 billion national central government framework @GFTomlinson

Midlands-based contractor G F Tomlinson is celebrating its successful selection on to the new £30 billion Crown Commercial Service Construction Works and Associated Services agreement, a major national framework for the delivery of public sector construction. The new agreement, which runs for seven years, can be accessed by all public sector bodies to procure a […]

BDA Welcomes New Members @britishdrilling

The British Drilling Association (BDA) is pleased to welcome a number of new members that have joined the Association in recent months. The new members include GB Land Engineering Ltd, Leask Marine Ltd, Lithos Consulting Ltd; MacGeo Ltd; and Story Contracting Ltd and each company has committed to undertake the BDA Audit.

The Crosby Group Names General Manager, Load Monitoring

The Crosby Group has appointed Thomas Dietvorst general manager, load monitoring, as David Ayling, the former owner of the Straightpoint (SP) company steps into a consultancy role. Dietvorst will take the reins at SP’s manufacturing facility and headquarters, co-located in Hampshire, UK that became Crosby’s centre of excellence for load monitoring and measurement following the […]