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Keeping safe with lifting equipment

Lifting heavy equipment or objects is made possible with the use of cranes, hoists and winches. This equipment is regulated by the Lifting Operations and Lifting EquipmentRegulations or LOLER. This legislation is in place to make sure that the lifting … Continue reading

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Lifting equipment must be used with care

Lifting equipment is used to describe equipment or machinery that lifts or manoeuvres loads to other locations. Any lifting equipment must be properly maintained and certified and operators must be correctly trained in their use. One of the most common … Continue reading

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An array of equipment available for material handling

Beyond racks and rigging systems, companies have a plethora of choices when it comes to effective inventory management, storage, and utilization. Just a few of the catalogue items available include drum handling equipment from specialized jacks and hoists to platforms … Continue reading

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Material handling

The bulk of material handling decisions are involved with storage of both raw materials and finished products before final shipment. The most common solution comes down to pallets and pallet racks. These systems are catalog items to facilitate easy storage … Continue reading

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