Tag Archives: Lifting Equipment Engineers Association

Glad to be raising awareness through social media

Glad to be raising awareness through social media

Some industries are essential and commonplace yet despite existing in plain sight there is little or no perception of them among the wider world. The Lifting Sector is a good example. Fortunately its key stakeholders have resolved to change this. They are now shouting out from the rooftops, or rather …

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LiftEx and LEEA Award plans for 2021 announced

LiftEx and LEEA Award plans for 2021 announced

The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) has announced that LiftEx 2021 will now be held in Bahrain on 27-28 September 2021, at the Gulf Hotel Bahrain & Convention Centre. The show will return to the UK the following year, when it will be held in Aberdeen on 5-6 October 2022 …

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LEEA Academy Awards recognise global achievement

LEEA Academy Awards recognise global achievement

The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) presented the Academy Awards for 2020 during a special Zoom event on the morning of 17 December 2020, which celebrated the achievements of the Association’s global learners. The annual Academy Awards scheme acknowledges students who have achieved the highest of standards in learning and …

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LEEA welcomes Martin Halford to the Board

LEEA welcomes Martin Halford to the Board

Martin Halford has joined the Board of The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA), the leading trade organisation for the global lifting sector. Martin is Managing Director and owner of Dynamic Load Monitoring (UK) Ltd, which specialises in the Design and Manufacture of Load Cells and Load Monitoring Equipment. He is …

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New LEEA Board member for Australia

New LEEA Board member for Australia

After nine years’ of highly valued service, Ashley Thacker has stepped down from the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) Board as Regional Director – Australia. Ashley’s successor on the Board is Steven Flint, founder and CEO of The Rigging Shed in Western Australia. The transition took place during the LEEA …

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LEEA holds 2020 AGM on Zoom

LEEA holds 2020 AGM on Zoom

The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) held its AGM on the Zoom platform for the first time ever on Tuesday 22 September. It was joined by 80 members and received proxy votes or apologies from a further 170. The LEEA AGM retains its vital role of conducting the formal business …

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Lifting Sector’s big day makes everybody GLAD

Ross Moloney Parliamentary Reception

The global lifting sector took to social media in their droves for the first ever Global Lifting Awareness Day (GLAD) on 9 July 2020, with impressive results. The day was all about getting the whole industry and the associated supply chains to recognise the importance of high standards in lifting, …

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GLAD about lifting – spread the word

GLAD about lifting spread the word

Take part in GLOBAL LIFTING AWARENESS DAY – #GLAD2020 – on 9 July 2020. The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) is proud to be involved in GLOBAL LIFTING AWARENESS DAY on 9 July 2020. LEEA invites its members to take to social media and spread the word about raising standards …

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