Upgrades to Crosby BlokCam crane camera system

Upgrades to the Crosby BlokCam crane camera systems, including battery improvements for improved safety and reliability. The updates extend the legacy of the original X2 and M3 systems, which have delivered clear enhancement of load handling in several sectors, most notably construction and renewable energy. The X2 is known as the industry’s first fully modular […]

30/08/2022 - 13:53 pm

Yoke completes Digital Product Line

Yoke Industrial Corporation’s Digital Product Line is now complete since the recent addition of the DA range of bolt type shackles. The Digital Product Line (over 1,200,000 items) is all equipped with embedded RFID chips enabling every individual immediate digital access to important documents just by scanning the tag using the NFC function in their […]

18/02/2022 - 11:06 am

Keeping  overhead cranes in line

Overhead cranes are the workhorses of industry, lifting, shifting and moving heavy items around the clock. If the cranes stop, industry stops, so uptime is vital. Cranes that are straight, square and aligned properly experience lower repair costs, optimum safety and superior levels of uptime and performance. To keep cranes on the straight and narrow, […]

02/06/2021 - 12:47 pm

Monitor up to 126 loadcells with Insight software

Multifaceted Insight software from Crosby/Straightpoint is designed  to monitor up to 126 load cells from up to 700m (2300ft) away, before and during a lift. The Insight system is a revolutionary centre of gravity tool, presented as an all-round load monitoring product offering state-of-the-art technology in four main areas: multi-channel display and data logging; load […]

28/09/2020 - 15:34 pm

Onsite to online

A croc’s jaws slam shut with 3700 psi. Hydraulic tools can provide much needed safety, efficiency and precision, but their power (10,000 psi) must be treated with respect and knowledge, says global hydraulics and safety leader Enerpac Enerpac is introducing to Australia, New Zealand and PNG a new series of ‘Goal Zero’ online hydraulic safety […]

12/05/2020 - 13:08 pm

Bringing Bluetooth to Mechanical Loadcells

Aimed at users of mechanical force measurement products, Straightpoint (SP) has launched a new, single capacity Bluelink load cell introducing them to Bluetooth technology. Bluelink is a 6.5t capacity load cell, targeted at end users who prefer traditional equipment but who may be interested in enhanced technology and the benefits of reading data on an […]

28/05/2019 - 12:01 pm

New Issue

LHA July/Aug 2022

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