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Guidance on How to Use Webbing Slings Safely

Webbing slings, while possessing many similarities to our other reliable wire rope offering, differ greatly in many of the advantages that they have. Both pieces of lifting equipment are commonly utilised for similar situations, but the differences in their construction means that webbing slings come with a new set of guidance on how to use the webbing slings safely. We have laid this out more clearly for you below. Continue reading

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The Use of Wire Rope in the Military Industry

The very nature of the military industry, being all about defence and security, means that any military equipment or machines need to be manufactured reliably and safely; one wrong step in this industry and it can cost lives! Wire rope is just one of the many pieces of reliable equipment that is utilised in this industry; we have explained how in the article below. Continue reading

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The Use of Wire Rope in the Cranes and Lifting Industry

Cranes and Lifting Industry

Perhaps one of the most common associations for its usage is for cranes and lifting tasks. ‘Cranes and lifting’ isn’t an industry itself so much, but you’ll instead find that both are utilised across almost every other industry that wire rope is used within. We have looked into the ‘cranes and lifting industry’ in more detail below. Continue reading

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The Use of Wire Rope in the Mining Industry

Wire rope has become one of the most useful pieces of lifting equipment available to us, and finds itself used in at least 13 different industries from around the world, having uses in everything from houses to airplanes. One such industry where wire rope is often used is for is in the mining industry, and we have discussed this more below. Continue reading

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Webbing Sling Applications- Lifting, Towing and Pulling

Webbing slings, despite being made from a different material to other pieces of lifting equipment such as wire ropes, still work in much the same way when it comes to webbing sling applications such as the lifting, towing and pulling of loads. However, there are some differences that you must be made aware of, and we have listed all of these out below. Continue reading