Swiss electric chain hoist manufacturer GIS AG has expanded its LP electric chain motor series for the entertainment industry with the addition of two new models, the LP1600 and LP2500. The latter takes the capacity range to 6,300kg. At the same time, the new GHF/GMF generation of manual and motorised trolleys is also being put […]
FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) today announced a new addition to its premium Quasar™ line of PTZ cameras, the FLIR Quasar 4K 31x IR PTZ. The camera offers 4K visible resolution with 31x optical zoom paired with long-range, infrared illumination (IR) for low-light coverage up to 200 meters in challenging environments.
Specialist geotechnical engineering consultancy, Gavin & Doherty Geosolutions (GDG), welcomes the latest additions to its offshore team, which further strengthens its ground modelling and geophysical interpretation capabilities, as well as its development advisory services team.
Research conducted by Quartix, a leading global supplier of vehicle tracking systems, shows UK fleet activity levels returning to normal, following the covid-19 national lockdown period. The UK-based vehicle tracking company provides over 17,500 businesses worldwide with real-time GPS fleet tracking and has been able to closely monitor its customer base during the global pandemic.
Airpes, a manufacturer of lifting, weighing and below-the-hook equipment, has announced plans to open a backshop that will principally service primary metals, wind and other severe duty applications. The most demanding of environments where overhead cranes and hoists are installed require the lifting equipment to work in almost continuous duty—to Crane Manufacturers Association of America […]
Rope and Sling Specialists (RSS) has promoted Sean Maslen to sales director. Maslen, who joined the lifting and rigging company early last year, was previously regional sales manager for the southwest. His focus will remain on key end user marketplaces—petrochemical sites, naval facilities, refineries, etc.—but he will cover the whole of the UK, having relocated […]
Yanmar Compact Equipment EMEA is offering construction professionals across the UK and Ireland lasting peace-of-mind through its comprehensive YCare programme. Designed to maximise uptime and productivity, the package is available across Yanmar’s portfolio of excavators, carriers and loaders.
Pintsch Bubenzer USA is raising awareness about the torque that is lost as movable bridges are raised, typically up to 70°, and the advantages of disc versus shoe (drum) brakes.
Geotechnical engineering specialist, CAN Geotechnical Ltd, has been awarded the £2 million contract as part of a £2.5 million programme to undertake slope stabilisation and improvement work in Canford Cliffs, Poole.
BeadMaster’s cover plates deliver a perfect finish around sockets, switches, downlights and sprinklers as it is stapled to the plasterboard, enabling plasterers to skim over holes quickly and easily. The centre is then removed with a hooked blade, revealing smooth, reinforced edges.
National Buying Group (NBG), has added a new Partner to its growing family, bringing on board specialist independent merchant Watts Roofing Supplies. Founded in 2010 Watts Roofing Supplies is now one of the fastest growing independent roofing merchants, based out of three branches in Hertfordshire and Cambridgeshire
Mecalac Construction Equipment UK, in conjunction with Mecalac Financial Solutions, has launched a 0% finance promotion for select models from its nine-tonne TA9 site dumper portfolio. Interested customers will need to act quickly to secure stock before the promotion ends on 31st August.