Products  >  EWPs

‘Access your World’ virtual experience from JLG

In order to help demonstrate the company’s broad range of products and support services to existing and prospective customers in a more engaging way, JLG has released a virtual experience initiative. Known as ‘Access your World’, the on-demand platform provides a customer-focused virtual experience that allows visitors to intimately explore and consume information covering JLG’s […]

22/07/2021 - 08:30 am

EnerSys power management tools elevate fleet performance

Enersys, a global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, is providing a real-time window into battery health with new power management tools, designed to maximise battery life while reducing operational downtime. The tools monitor and uncover a range of day-to-day fleet operational data to reveal opportunities for improvement and identify early warning signs […]

15/06/2021 - 20:28 pm
Products  >  Hoist

Next generation Quad Pawl chain hoist technology

Incorporating William Hackett’s patented quad pawl (QP) mechanism, the new WH C4 QP is the latest addition to the company’s chain hoist range aimed at the onshore industry. Ben Burgess, director at William Hackett says, “Innovation based on a detailed understanding of lifting applications is at the heart of what we do, and this latest […]

07/06/2021 - 15:08 pm

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

Hyster introduces operator assist technology

A package of technologies has been introduced by Hyster, which are designed to reinforce proper lift truck operation by automatically adjusting truck performance based on real-time equipment status, location and operating conditions. The Hyster Reaction solution uses technology developed from an investment of over 29,000 hours of research and development time in cooperation with one […]

20/05/2021 - 18:44 pm
Products  >  EWPs

Sinoboom Australia at HIRE21

The Sinoboom Australia team will be exhibiting at HIRE21, as the exhibition makes a return with the theme “In Australia, For Australia,” following a hiatus in 2020. The company will show four access products which have been optimised for the Australian rental market. The electric-powered articulating boom lift AB14EJ is a flexible and reliable unit which […]

11/05/2021 - 15:00 pm

Rotrex growing fibre rope winch offering

The Rotrex Group, a leading winch specialist with customers all over the world, will be invested significantly in its fibre rope capabilities over the next couple of years as customer demand changes. The investment means it will grow its overall rope capacity by 40% and be able to offer an equal choice of steel or […]

10/05/2021 - 16:43 pm
Kazuhiro Nishikawa, Product Developer of Kito's Electric Chain Balancer
Products  >  Hoist

A new era in hoists

In 2020 Kito introduced the Kito Electric Chain Balancer: it looks like a chain hoist, but it’s a new product, entirely different from any that Kito has developed before. As the name suggests, in a broad sense, it’s a machine for maintaining balance. A balancer for a hoist generates power balanced with the weight of […]

22/03/2021 - 22:03 pm
Products  >  Hoist

Synthetic rope benefits powerful hoists

Konecranes has introduced a new synthetic rope upgrade to its S-series hoists, to provide significant advantages over alternative materials. Synthetic rope reduces wear and tear of both the rope and the components, as it has less surface pressure and friction against the reeving components. James Dowe, managing director of Konecranes Australia and New Zealand says, […]

09/03/2021 - 11:02 am

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LHA May/June 2021

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