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Rigging equipment is an important part of various industries wherein a major activity is heavy lifting. This essentially means that such equipment should be used carefully; any mistake from the safety perspective and it might just lead to fatal injuries, which could otherwise have been...

On September 26th, Holloway Houston's soccer team played the final of the Houston Dynamo Corporate Cup at the BBVA Compass Stadium. Our journey to the final as an undefeated team with zero goals allowed made us the favorites to win, and we did! The Corporate Cup...

We’ve read all about how it is extremely crucial for industrial workers to select the right slings when moving a suspended load. Wire rope suppliers churn out the best and the most hi-tech and innovative slings from time to time, with a view of bringing...

(Image credit: http://media.treehugger.com/assets/images/2011/10/Offshore_oil_drilling_inspection.jpg)   Industrial rigging and lifting call for workers to handle various materials and equipment, as well as set and erect large structures on a daily basis. These activities can prove to be hazardous. Workers often find themselves working in dangerous environments, wherein each...

(Image credit: http://www.newsshopper.co.uk/resources/images/1889001/) If you’re an onsite worker in the construction, transport, agriculture, oil and gas, or other heavy industries, chances are that your daily job involves a lot of physical labor. Activities such as heavy materials handling and heavy lifting are commonplace in these sectors...

We need to take proper care of our tools and equipment to ensure their longevity and endurance. Their safe and prolonged use is dependent upon the upkeep that they receive. I’m sure you would agree that looking after them isn’t easy. Wire Ropes A wire rope is...

Rigging is a very important process in most of the businesses today, especially construction and shipyard industries. Rigging can be referred to any hardware and / or equipment that the businesses use to attach heavy objects to the device that will lift it. It is...

Wire rope is one of the most crucial equipments used in the industries today. As the name suggests, wire rope comprises of various wire strands compiled together to make a strong and durable wire rope. The early days’ wire rope was made up of rotten...

Let us cast our minds back to the 1800’s right up till the 1970’s. Is there anything specific that strikes you about that period? One thing that evidently associates with the United States of America (U.S.A.) in this period is its leadership in the manufacturing...

One of the industries that highly contribute to the society is the construction industry. It does so by fulfilling the very basic need of people of getting a shelter for themselves. However, there are a lot of rigors that the construction workers need to go...