Lifting Equipment

End users unite for #GLAD2022

End users of lifting equipment are the heartbeat of the third Global Lifting Awareness Day

End users of lifting equipment are the heartbeat of the third Global Lifting Awareness Day—as activities on 7 July alongside the #GLAD2022 hashtag will prove. Organisers are also welcoming content to be posted to a new website at www.globalliftingawarenessday.com. The battle with gravity is essential to our way of life, …

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LEEA and AWRF launch a member accreditation programme

LEEA and AWRF launch a member accreditation programme

Associated Wire Rope Fabricators (AWRF) has engaged with the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) to create a Member Accreditation Programme. This initiative creates an exciting opportunity, where AWRF members can choose to go through an additional process that will see them being audited by LEEA. The purpose of this audit …

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PALFINGER: European Works Council takes shape

PALFINGER European Works Council takes shape

An EU directive for large companies provides for the possibility of shared, cross-border representation of European employees. Following delays due to the pandemic, the European Works Council for PALFINGER now takes shape. PALFINGER is preparing the constitution of the European Works Council (EWC). “Especially in challenging times, it is important …

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CroSStab stabilisation system available for EFFER 1000

CroSStab stabilisation system available for Hiab loader crane EFFER 1000

The patented CroSStab stabilisation system is now available for the Hiab, part of Cargotec, loader crane EFFER 1000. The optional CroSStab enhances vertical lifting power and the possibility to work in tight spaces. “The EFFER 1000 was designed to fulfil the challenging requirements of the construction industry and rental and …

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PALFINGER: Partnership on autonomous systems to set new standards

PALFINGER Partnership on autonomous systems to set new standards

PALFINGER announces a new collaboration with Ammann, Prinoth, Rosenbauer and TTControl as part of the Autonomous Operation Cluster (AOC). Together they start developing key technologies for off-highway applications based on computer vision and artificial intelligence. The biggest challenge for technology companies is to create smart solutions for difficult off-road operations …

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New web site launched for GLAD 2022

New web site launched for GLAD 2022

The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) and its members are proud to support Global Lifting Awareness Day (GLAD), which this year will take place on 7 July 2022, and encourages organisations and individuals to share any content they are producing or events they are hosting for adding to the new …

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