The EVO®VISTA™ DUALSWITCH™ helmet provides the perfect solution and protection for those needing both Head Protection for working at ground level and working at height combined with Eye Protection in the form of a lens or shield which is fully integrated and fully compatible.
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, […]
Alsico are the leading providers of workwear in Europe, supplying uniforms to various industries. Even with years of trade and experience on their side, the construction world still remains one of their primary industries to supply to and work closely with.
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 […]
The growth of the engineering industry has seen the UK workplace become more diverse – it is clear to see that attitudes are changing in the industry as more and more women opt for a career in the engineering sector. Back in 2013, the UK had the lowest percentage of female engineering professionals in Europe, […]
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 […]
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-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 […]
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.
Tony Hobbs, MD, Southern Sheeting, stated: “We find ourselves in an unprecedented and rapidly changing situation. We would like to provide reassurance to our customers that we are working hard to maintain our high levels of service during this difficult time, while keep our staff and customers as safe as possible.
Bristol based Coveya Ltd specialises in the design, manufacturing and supply of conveyor systems and parts to a range of customers across the UK and internationally which includes those within the excavation, construction and demolition industries.
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 […]