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DP World announces completion of major capability improvement at Southampton as world’s largest cranes to service all berths

DP World has announced a major step forward for the capability of its Southampton terminal

DP World has announced a major step forward for the capability of its Southampton terminal with the completion of the crane rail extension, which will allow the world’s largest cranes to service the full length of the quay. Part of DP World’s £40m investment this year in Britain’s second largest …

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The Crosby Group acquires BlokCorp and launches Technology Solutions business unit

The Crosby Group acquires BlokCorp, launches Technology Solutions business unit

The Crosby Group, a global leader in lifting, rigging, and load securement hardware, has announced that it has acquired BlokCorp Ltd (“BlokCorp”). UK-based BlokCorp designs and manufactures innovative camera and alert systems for tower and mobile cranes. These advanced systems provide crane operators with critical visual and audio capabilities that …

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OZ Lifting joins WSTDA

OZ Lifting Joins WSTDA

OZ Lifting Products LLC has joined the Web Sling & Tie Down Association (WSTDA), a technical organization dedicated to the safe operation of all synthetic web slings and tie downs. The Winona, Minnesota-based manufacturer provides a range of material handling and other products, such as hoists, winches, fall protection systems …

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Ace Cranes for Cape Canaveral Project

Ace Cranes for Cape Canaveral Project

Ace World Companies has installed two 250-ton capacity cranes, each with 25-ton capacity auxiliary hoists, at a new manufacturing facility at Cape Canaveral. Ace, a manufacturer of overhead cranes and hoists, provided the 201-ft. span cranes for an aerospace manufacturer and sub-orbital spaceflight services company. These are some of the …

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OZ Lifting receives Grainger Partners in Performance Award

OZ Lifting Receives Grainger Partners in Performance Award

OZ Lifting Products LLC has received the 2020 Grainger Partners in Performance (PIP) award—for the third time. The Winona, Minnesota-based manufacturer offers its range of davit cranes, hoists and other lifting equipment through Grainger, including its line of composite products that, at 40% lighter than steel, offer incredible strength-to-weight ratio …

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Caldwell launches new website, rebrands

Caldwell Launches New

Caldwell, a provider of standard and custom lifters, has been working on the relaunch for almost a year, having set out last spring to position the business even closer to end users, distributors and potential partners. The new website also captures Caldwell’s status as a ‘Lifting Solutions’ provider, which is …

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Ace opens in Clinton, closes in Knoxville, Tennessee

Ace World Companies opens in Clinton, closes in Knoxville, Tennessee

Electric overhead traveling (EOT) crane and wire rope hoist manufacturer Ace World Companies has opened its third facility—in Clinton, Tennessee. The company, headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, is a specialist in the design and manufacturing of lifting solutions for some of North America’s most demanding applications. Its equipment is widely …

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