Tag Archives: Rope and Sling Specialists

Hutin marks 15 years of RSS ownership

Hutin marks 15 years of Rope and Sling Specialists ownership

Steve Hutin celebrates 15 years of ownership at Rope and Sling Specialists Ltd. (RSS) this month (March). Hutin, managing director, bought the lifting and rigging company in 2006, when a single depot in South Wales employed six staff. The then 30 year old had already been in the lifting sector …

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Rope and Sling recruits to Engineering Services Dept.

Rope and Sling Specialists recruits to Engineering Services Dept

Rope and Sling Specialists Ltd. (RSS) has recruited to its Gemmak Engineering business, the manufacturing division within the company’s engineering services department. RSS completed the opportunist acquisition of Gemmak—it is based on the same industrial site as de facto headquarters in Pyle, South Wales—two years ago but has since gradually …

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Rope and Sling Specialists opens Plymouth Depot

Rope and Sling Specialists opens Plymouth Depot

Rope and Sling Specialists Ltd. (RSS) has opened its eighth facility—in Roborough, Plymouth. The 5,000 square-foot site joins six other lifting and rigging depots and the recently acquired Gemmak Engineering business, the manufacturing division within the RSS engineering services department. Having last opened a site in Warrington, this expansion represented …

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RSS Engineering Division opens FAAC Doors

RSS Engineering Division Opens FAAC Doors

Rope and Sling Specialists Ltd. (RSS) has been named an installer of FAAC’s range of automatic commercial and industrial doors. The partnership fits within the recently expanded engineering services division at RSS, whose core business remains in the lifting and rigging sector. The agreement will see the company provide a …

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Rope and Sling Beam for Welsh school construction

Rope and Sling Beam for Welsh School Construction

Rope and Sling Specialists Ltd. (RSS) has provided a 2t capacity, 36m-long lattice beam and rigging gear for lifting roofing sheets at the Cefn Saeson School construction project in South Wales. RSS delivered the below-the-hook equipment and services, and fellow Welsh company Davies Crane Hire Ltd. a 100t capacity Grove …

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