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Celebrating 75 years of LEEA at LiftEx 2019

Celebrating 75 years of LEEA at LiftEx 2019

LiftEx 2019 is the free-to-attend flagship event of LEEA (The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association) taking place at the Marshall Arena (formerly Arena MK) in Milton Keynes on 13-14 November 2019. This year, the not-to-be missed global gathering for the lifting industry will be part of LEEA’s 75th anniversary celebrations. The …

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LiftEx 2019 open for registration

LiftEx 2019 open for registration

Visitor Registration is open for LiftEx 2019, which takes place on 13-14 November 2019 at the Marshall Arena, Milton Keynes, UK. In a new development, Day Two of LiftEx 2019 will have a sharp focus on training and knowledge. LEEA Learning & Development and Technical teams will be offering visitors …

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LEEA goes to parliament

LEEA goes to parliament

The lifting Industry congregated at the Palace of Westminster in London on 17 July 2019 for a Parliamentary Reception – hosted by Jonathan Djanogly, MP for Huntingdon, on behalf of the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA). Welcoming 170 reception guests to the Palace, Djanogly said: “I am pleased to help …

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LEEA Awards 2019 open for entries

LEEA Awards 2019 open for entries

The LEEA Awards 2019 portal is now open for entries at https://awards.leeaint.com. As the largest trade association in the Lifting Industry, the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) wants to reward members who have done the most to raise standards. The association’s new, enhanced awards scheme offers members eight distinct categories …

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LEEA takes military action

LEEA takes military action

The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) has launched a 75–75 military transition scheme as part of its 75th anniversary celebrations. In honour of this special anniversary, the 75–75 scheme will offer military leavers, veterans and reservists the chance to train and receive a work placement in our sector. Working with …

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The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) has launched Think Lifting, a new school engagement programme

Think Lifting LEEA new school engagement programme

The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) has launched Think Lifting, a new school engagement programme that that aims to bring the opportunities of entering the lifting industry to the attention of pre-option secondary school children (ages 11-13) through linking them to the local lifting sector. “Finding the next generation of …

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Lifting apprenticeship enters draft form

Baz Trewhella of LEEA

A draft proposal to develop an occupational standard for the provisionally titled ‘Lifting Equipment Technician’ apprenticeship has been devised, following a meeting of the Trailblazer Working Group (TWG). Convened by The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) on 27 and 28 March at the association’s headquarters in Huntingdon, the TWG worked …

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Celebrity speaker confirmed for LEEA Awards

Celebrity speaker confirmed for LEEA Awards

The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) is excited to announce that this year’s LEEA Awards will be hosted by TV presenter Rachel Riley, the resident numbers expert on Channel 4’s long-running quiz show Countdown. Following the fantastic success of the inaugural event in 2018, the prestigious LEEA Awards will return …

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Time to take part in LiftEx 2019

Time to take part in LiftEx 2019

Now in its fifteenth year, LiftEx is the unmissable global event for the lifting industry. It takes place at the Marshall Arena, Milton Keynes on 13-14 November 2019, and will bring together 100 exhibitors, over 1000 industry professionals attending, content of interest to businesses working in the sector, as well …

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