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LEEA and EKH working together to benefit their members

LEEA and EKH working together to benefit their members

The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA), and EKH (Erkende Keurbedrijven Hijs & Hefmiddelen), are pleased to announce that they have reached an agreement to ensure that the two organisations will work together more closely in the future, combining their high standards and extensive expertise to support each other’s membership. LEEA …

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LEEA’s Military Transition Scheme (MTS) now live

LEEA’s Military Transition Scheme (MTS) now live

The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) is pleased to announce that the Military Transition Scheme (MTS) webpage is now live at leeaint.com/military-transition-scheme. The MTS offers a free Foundation Certificate e-learning course to all serving members of the armed forces in any region globally. It is also offered to any veteran …

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Be included on the GLAD Calendar of Content

Be included on the GLAD Calendar of Content

On Global Lifting Awareness Day (GLAD), which takes place on 8 July 2021, the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) will be hosting a ‘Calendar of Content’ to ensure that the whole day, right across the globe, will be full of messages promoting Lifting on social media. The Association is encouraging …

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Duncan Barrier joins LEEA Technical Team

Duncan Barrier joins LEEA Technical Team

Duncan Barrier has joined the LEEA Technical Team (LTT). Formerly Technical Manager at Checkmate Lifting & Safety Ltd, Duncan has a strong mechanical engineering background with 15 years’ experience in the lifting equipment and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) industries. In the early days of his career, Duncan won the Queens …

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LEEA course to educate end users

LEEA course to educate end users

The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) has created a new course to educate end users about risks and responsibilities of lifting operations. The course is aimed at Company Directors, Senior Managers and responsible persons where lifting equipment is used in the business. Called Lifting Equipment End User Guidance, the course …

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LiftEx Bahrain moves to 21-22 March 2022

LiftEx Bahrain moves to 21-22 March 2022

It is with huge disappointment that the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) Events team has made the decision to postpone LiftEx Bahrain until early next year. The event will move from 27-28 September 2021 to 21-22 March 2022, at the Gulf Hotel and Convention Centre, Manama. Ross Moloney, CEO of …

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New LEEA research reveals optimistic post-pandemic outlook

New LEEA research reveals optimistic post-pandemic outlook

Despite the Covid-19 health crisis impacting significantly on the Lifting Industry, Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) Sector Benchmark Research reveals optimism for the post-pandemic future, and a move towards new and possibly more productive ways of working. Indeed, 72% of firms reported being optimistic for the next 6 months, with …

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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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