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Hydraulic Systems Even Get Into Space!

Yes it’s true the humble hydraulic system even gets into space and Sierra Nevada Corp., one of the firms trying to win the order for a commercial space taxi for NASA, is planning a series of automated and piloted atmospheric … Continue reading

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The Importance Of Getting Your Hydraulic Systems Tested..

The whole issue of hydraulics and the need to make sure that all equipment is tested and properly maintained is nicely illustrated with an event that took place in Canada. OK it is an airplane and not a lift, but … Continue reading

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Great New Hydraulic Tail Lift Tool Available!

Ever needed to have a bit of help getting things into the back of your van? Well if so the  new Load Lift 500 from Penny Hydraulics looks to be right up your street, indeed perhaps a gift from the … Continue reading

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Worlifts are the Sole UK Distributors for Nencki

Nencki have just released their ‘Insight for Distribution Partners’ document and it makes for very interesting reading. Worlifts are the sole distributors for this range of Railing Equipment and thus the news held in the document, detailing the highlights for … Continue reading

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Worlifts at the ‘Infrastructure Show’

Worlifts exhibited at the recent Infrastructure show held at the NEC.  A comprehensive range of mechanical lifting equipment, hydraulic lifting equipment and height safety equipment was on show from variety of leading brand manufactures such as Enerpac, Tangye, Yale, CMCO, … Continue reading

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Free Lifting Safety Wall Chart

If you have ever had to think about lifting something heavy at home, you’ll have been sure to think quite hard about it, questions like ‘How can I move this without hurting my back, or dropping it?’ no doubt crossing … Continue reading

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Pocket Guide to Lifting Safety

Have you ever been in a position where you are not quite sure about the right way to use hydraulic pumps, hoses and couplers, or perhaps you just can’t quite work out the conversion between International Systems / Ft.lbs and … Continue reading

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GT Hydraulic Bolt Tensioners from Enerpac

Enerpac has introduced a new piece of equipment, the GT Hydraulic Bolt Tensioner, to many major mining and contract groups of Australasia and the Asia-Pacific. These new tools help facilitate faster, safer and more precise maintenance and fabrication operations, thus … Continue reading

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New counter balanced fork lift could revolutionise material handling

At CeMAT 2011, Cargotec unveiled their new DCG90-180 range of Kalmar lift trucks, all featuring the new ‘G’ counterbalancing equipment. As all the visitors to the show can testify, this new range of forklift trucks, with capacities ranging from 9-18 … Continue reading

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Enerpac RC Series Promotion Extended to 30th April

As you know Enerpac are at the very top of the tree when it comes to hydraulic lifting equipmentso when they have an offer on it’s always best to sit up and take notice, especially when it is a good … Continue reading

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