The Crosby Group Launches Global Vaccine Support Program @thecrosbygroup

Program Allows for Team Members to Take Time Away From Work to Get Vaccinated Against COVID-19 Without Impacting Their Paychecks

Richardson, Texas, USA — The Crosby Group, a global leader in lifting, rigging, and load securement hardware, announced its Vaccine Support Program to facilitate the ability of its team members to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

Rope and Sling Completes Load Tests at Rolls-Royce @ropeandsling

Rope and Sling Specialists Ltd. (RSS) has completed proof load tests on Rolls-Royce’s new testbed for the Trent family of engines.

The so-called Testbed 80 was recently turned on at the Derby, UK site. Prior, RSS was asked to provide lifting, rigging, and load monitoring expertise. The site’s prime contractor is MDS Aero Support Corporation.

Aggregate Industries launches new truck design competition @AggregateUK

Leading construction materials giant Aggregate Industries is calling on schools, parents and children across the UK to enter its newly-launched truck design competition.

Determined to support teachers and parents educating children at home during the latest national lockdown, Aggregate Industries has launched the competition to give local pupils a creative outlet and the chance to transform one of its oft-spotted concrete trucks with a fresh new look.

Extremely Safe Just Got Even Safer… For The Environment @ExtremelySafe

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Construction firm director sentenced after worker seriously injured

The director of a construction company has been sentenced after a sub-contractor suffered serious injuries when a stack of plasterboards fell on him at a construction site in Thames Ditton, Surrey.

Material Handling Equipment Store Launches @FADEquipmentSt1

A new USA material handling equipment store has gone live at fadequipmentstore.com, offering free shipping on all products.

Headquartered in South Carolina, fadequipmentstore.com puts lifting, material handling, safety and load monitoring products a click away from end users in warehouses, manufacturing, construction, oil and gas, renewables, commercial and other markets. Solutions that can be used by anybody but feature cutting-edge design and state-of-the-art technology are drop-shipped to customers.

The government has approved £794m to be spent on reopening two rail routes that have been shut for more than 50 years.

The new funding includes £760m for the next phase of East West Rail to reinstate direct rail services between Bicester and Bletchley for the first time since 1968.

It also includes £34m to progress plans to reopen the Northumberland line between Newcastle-upon-Tyne and Ashington, which closed to passengers in 1964 as part of the Beeching cuts.

Welsh fabricator demonstrates commitment to the future with significant investment @DudleysAlumin

CARDIFF-BASED leading aluminium fabricator, Dudley’s Aluminium, has invested £96,000 in state-of-the-art machinery as it continues to work on a number of important projects throughout the UK.

The company has purchased a Phantomatic M3 CNC machining centre, featuring three controlled axes allowing processing on three sides of the workpiece, as well as an electronic double mitre saw complete with a swarf extractor and connection kit.

A world’s first @thecrosbygroup

The Crosby Group proudly introduces the world’s first improved high fatigue life shackle to end-users in the offshore mooring sector.

The Crosby Group has pioneered a product innovation in the offshore mooring markets with the introduction of the HFL Kenter, a new high fatigue life shackle, under the Crosby Feubo brand. The Crosby Group is a global leader and pioneer in offshore mooring components for the oil and gas and wind energy markets strengthened by the recent acquisition of Feubo in early 2020.