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February 8, 2024
Discover the Types and Uses of Come-Alongs

Technically, a person can lift something heavier than himself when applying a combination of strength, weight distribution, and lifting technique. However, when your operations demand continuous lifting of heavy objects, you’ll need a tool that can tirelessly do the work. A come-along is a nifty piece of equipment typically used for that purpose. It can […]

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February 8, 2024
Discover the Different Types of C-Hooks and Their Applications

C-hooks may not be the most glamorous tools in the industrial sector, but their importance cannot be overstated. In the heart of bustling factories and amidst the clanging of metal, C-hooks stand as a seemingly humble tool that plays a pivotal role in lifting and maneuvering heavy loads with an ease that belies their simple […]

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February 8, 2024
Discover the Eco-Friendly Advantages of Synthetic Rigging Equipment

Did you know that using synthetic rigging equipment can lower your company’s carbon footprint? Traditionally, steel cables were the go-to choice for lifting and hoisting operations. However, as the world increasingly focuses on practicality and sustainability, synthetic rigging equipment has emerged as a viable and eco-friendly alternative.  This blog explains why synthetic rigging equipment is […]

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February 8, 2024
Rigging Done Right: Essential Tips for Choosing Equipment in Humid, Subtropical Climates

Most land areas of Florida lie in the Southernmost part of the North Hemisphere, giving the state its humid, subtropical to tropical climate.  Operating in humid, subtropical climates poses an additional challenge for industries that include rigging in their operations. High humidity, fluctuating temperatures, and occasional heavy downpours can be harsh on equipment.  Choosing the […]

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December 29, 2023
Choosing a Custom Lifter for the Job: A Comprehensive Guide

Choosing a custom lifter for the job is akin to unlocking a world of tailored solutions in material handling. Beyond the straightforward adjustment of equipment specifications, customization is key to enhancing safety, elevating efficiency, and ensuring compliance with industry-specific regulations.  Here's a fascinating fact: Industries prioritizing these customizations and adjustments fortify operator protection and production […]

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December 29, 2023
Custom Lifting Solutions: Overcoming Rigging Challenges

Overcoming rigging challenges rеquirеs carеful planning, еxpеrtisе, and a proactivе approach. Rigging, thе procеss of lifting and moving hеavy objеcts, comes with inhеrеnt risks and complеxitiеs. From navigating tight spaces to dealing with dеlicatе or irregularly shapеd loads, rigging challеngеs dеmand meticulous attention to detail and a comprehensive undеrstanding of safеty protocols. In this context, […]

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December 29, 2023
Chain vs. Wire Rope: Which Is the Best Choice for You?

During the Industrial Revolution, advancements in manufacturing technology led engineers to replace rope with chains in many applications. While rope is flexible under pressure and can bear tension, the chain is stronger and more durable, which is why it's still widely used today. It provides greater strength and lasts longer compared to rope.  Today, steel […]

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December 29, 2023
Common Types of Rigging Hardware for Moving Loads

Choosing the appropriate rigging equipment for load shifting and moving is crucial. Equally important is the role played by rigging hardware in ensuring a safе and sеamlеss opеration, whether it's for еxcavation, mining, or logging. With reliable rigging equipment, you can be confident that the entire process will be done securely and efficiently. Here are […]

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November 24, 2023
OSHA Fall Protection and the True Costs of Workplace Falls

Workplace falls carry significant financial implications for individuals and organizations. The primary objective of OSHA fall protection is to establish clear and comprehensive standards for preventing falls in the workplace. In 2023, injuries that caused disability in the United States resulted in 15% of the total workforce expenses, with a significant proportion attributed to same-level […]

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November 24, 2023
The Importance of Proper Training in Hoist and Winch Operation

Hoists and winches find common use across various industries. However, improper use can lead to accidents, injuries, equipment damage, and property damage.  To prevent these incidents, it’s essential to provide comprehensive operator training. Operators need to be well-versed in safety protocols and equipment specifics. This ensures they gain theoretical and practical knowledge, creating a safer […]

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