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7 Essential Crane Safety Tips for Australian Worksites

7 Essential Crane Safety Tips for Australian Worksites crane lifting cage in use

Mobile cranes are essential equipment at construction sites, logistics facilities, and warehouses, and many industries rely on cranes to manage important daily tasks and keep business and construction productive. Even though they are a constant presence in many work environments, it’s important to not ignore the potential danger cranes pose if not operated properly. In […]

Why Mag Particle Testing your Welds is Important

Why Mag Particle Testing your Welds is Important Mag Particle Testing a Lifting Eye

When welding steel for use in materials handling and personnel operations, there is no greater concern than that of safety. One small flaw – even if it is too small to see – can be dangerous. This is why ethical practice demands that every lifting weld point should be tested, and this is why International […]

Buying Australian Made is not just a patriotic act: It’s our future

Buying Australian Made is not just a patriotic act: It’s our future Australian made forklift and crane lift attachments

With cheap overseas imports flooding the Australian market, and ever-increasing pressure being put on finance and purchasing staff to save every last dollar, incredible stress is being placed on local Australian materials handling companies. In this race to the bottom, it’s sometimes easy to forget that there are significant benefits of buying Australian Made. Quality […]

Is Unpacking Your Shipping Container Causing You Grief?

Is Unpacking Your Shipping Container Causing You Grief? jib moving

Traditionally, long product loads like steel, timber and poly are stored length ways for transport in shipping containers to minimise weather damage and maximise use of space. Whilst this is theoretically an efficient way to transport, often shipping container packing is haphazard, making it very challenging to unpack these long loads. Manual Unloading Manual unloading […]

Risks of using non-compliant Crane Lifting Cages

Risks of using non-compliant Crane Lifting Cages Large Goods Cage Crane Lift

Purchasing cheap imported cages and skip bins for crane lifting is a tempting option, however, there are many inherent risks involved in using potentially non-compliant Crane Lifting Cages. Not only is it difficult to judge the quality of the product, you also need to consider the potential financial and legal implications of your purchase when […]