Product Spotlight: Air Chain Hoists

JDN’s mantra, ‘engineered for extremes’, goes some way to describing the demanding industries that consume these air hoists. In September 2017, LGH acquired JDN’s UK hire division. There is a natural appeal in adding JDN equipment to our specialist range and representing a product that is renowned for its reliability and durability in such applications. […]

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An Interview with LGH Business Development Manager: Gary Joyice

Name: Gary Joyice   What area do you cover? South of England – primarily London & South East but effectively Norfolk to Cornwall.   How long have you been working for LGH? Just over 2 years   How long have you been working in the construction industry? 27 years in total (27 in lifting & […]

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Manchester Facility Becomes LGH’s Second ISO-Accredited Site

Lifting Gear Hire’s (LGH) national rental and customer contact centre in Atherton, Manchester has received the company’s second ISO accreditation in a year. This follows equal status that was granted to the Aberdeen warehouse in January. ISO 9001:2015 is based on several quality management principles including a strong customer focus, the motivation and application of […]

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An Interview with LGH Business Development Manager: Craig McKeown 

Name: Craig McKeown.   What area do you cover? Scotland, based in Aberdeen.   How long have you been working for LGH? 10 months.   How long have you been working in the construction industry? 10months, previously 5years mainly Oil & Gas.   What do you like best about working for LGH? / What makes […]

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LGH Launches Edition Two of Popular Technical User Guide

Lifting Gear Hire (LGH) has published a second edition of its award-winning Technical User Guide, featuring a host of new products and supporting information from the equipment hire company and its selected partners. The document will continue to be widely used by contractors, site managers, end users, and other professionals. LGH published 5,000 copies of […]

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Product Spotlight: Minifor Hoists

Minifor hoists are high performance and sturdy with excellent weight-power ratios, aluminium alloy housing and unlimited lifting height. For safety, they have adjustable upper and lower stops and brakes incorporated in the motor. All LGH units are fitted with wireless remote controls as standard. 300 and 500kg (direct) models available with 6.5mm wire rope available […]

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Product Spotlight: Modulift Spreader Beams

Spreader beams provide the ideal solution for many lifting requirements. They are versatile and cost-effective and have a wide range of capacities to suit the job. Every spreader beam includes a pair of End Units and a pair of Drop Links with interchangeable struts which enable you to lengthen or shorten the beam, making them […]

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Case Study: Seatank Terminal, Antwerp

Seatank Terminal, Antwerp is currently constructing a new site at quay 700. Our customer is building the construction of a concrete jetty where ships will moor to pump their liquids to the terminal, and has chosen LGH Europe to deliver the material for this. Including a square modulift system and a modulift, as seen on […]

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Product Spotlight: Tirak Universal Hoist

The Tirak Universal Hoist is manufactured to the industry standard for elevator installations, building maintenance units and wind turbines, and has harsh environment protection. The Universal Hoist is suitable for man-riding (P-Suffix models only) and has a 100% duty factor. Our hoists range from 500-3000kg with rope lengths of 20-200m available. At LGH we only […]

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Product Spotlight: Jacks

If you need a lightweight, but robust aluminium jack then look no further than the JAH Aluminium Jacks range. They offer a wide variety of capacities and lift height options, and are used extensively in maintenance, construction, heavy plant and machinery applications. Our range of JAH Aluminium Jacks are available as: Plain ram lifting jacks, with […]

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