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Kito PWB announces rebrand of Slingmate website

Kito PWB has launched a redesign of their Slingmate microsite – a unique programme that helps customers design their own custom-built chain sling. The update is part of Kito PWB’s rebranding campaign to promote a more focused and enhanced offering to its customers.  “This is about making the brand more contemporary as well as getting […]

09/18/2020 - 9:44 PM
Products  >  Hoist

Kito introduces 10t TCH air hoist in Japan 

Industrial hoist and crane maker Kito Corporation will begin accepting orders in Japan for its 10t TCH air hoist from September 15, 2020. This is an environmentally friendly product, free from harmful substances as listed in “Kito’s 15 prohibited substances.” Powered by air, the motor of the new air hoist cannot burn out and ignition […]

09/15/2020 - 10:48 AM
Products  >  EWPs

Palazzani launches new service app

The mypalazzini web-app from Palazzani Industrie is designed to improve after-sale service by allowing customers to access to support from their smartphone. Responding to customers’ needs to be more and more connected, the mypalazzani web-app has been developed to provide immediate and free access to useful information about the machine, from any device with all […]

09/14/2020 - 5:45 PM

25th anniversary heralds a new era for Hubtex Australia

2020 sees big changes at Hubtex Australia. In a move designed to secure the long-term future of the business, the company will become a subsidiary of Hubtex HQ in Germany and become one of the largest branches worldwide. To mark this transition, Hubtex Australia will introduce Bruce Peatman as new CEO, and Lars Beuel as […]

09/9/2020 - 10:58 PM

Immersive new training pack for empty container handler operators

Designed for operators of empty container handlers (ECH), CM Labs Simulations has launched a new immersive training pack simulator allows operators to experience the effects of unbalanced loads and other causes of machine instability, which allows operators to experience the effects of unbalanced loads and other causes of machine instability. This capability is available because […]

09/7/2020 - 10:31 AM

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New Issue

July/August 2020

In this month's issue

Opinion Pieces

Zooming into the new normal

Where would we be without technology? It is certainly helping us to cope through this dramatic pandemic. Lockdown changed so much of our everyday lives. Imagine dealing with this 15 years ago without the internet, smart phones, online retail, streaming services and communication technologies such as Zoom. Technology has been an immense ally in helping […]

08/21/2020 - 3:14 PM

LEEA’s launch pad

As a nine-year tenure on the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) board concludes, it’s time to reflect and give new leadership our full support. I remember the size of the task that faced us nine years ago; it was like standing at the foot of a mountain. Our end goal, as it is today, was […]

08/21/2020 - 3:06 PM