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In the dynamic world of shipyards, we recognise that every lifting challenge demands a tailored solution. Our Shipbuilding and Repair solutions encompass a comprehensive array of lifting, hoisting, and rigging equipment tailored to the diverse needs of shipyards and ports.

LGH provides reliable and efficient lifting equipment that ensures seamless operations even in the toughest environments. Our extensive range includes air chain hoists, manual chain hoists, roundslings, shackles, load indicators, and hydraulic cylinders. With capacities spanning up to 1000 tonnes, we offer tailored solutions for various applications.

Lifting your Shipbuilding Process

From ship hull assembly and steel plate handling in manufacturing halls to welding operations and boat assembly, our lifting equipment supports every stage of the shipbuilding process. Our manual handling and lifting equipment ensures efficiency, safety, and precision when lifting large, bulky and awkward components during ship construction.

A Trusted Partner for Ship Repair

When repairs are necessary, our hoists step in to precisely and accurately position heavy loads such as propellers (or screws) and motors, damaged components, and sections for welding onto the ship's body that must be replaced.

Decades of Expertise

With a legacy spanning more than half a century, LGH stands as a beacon of expertise in the lifting industry. Our extensive equipment range, spanning capacities up to 1000 tonnes, caters to a broad number of applications, offering tailored solutions for your specific needs.

Shipbuilding is more than an industry—it's woven into the fabric of the UK's identity. As vessels bearing cutting-edge design emerge from our shores, we contribute to the nation's economic growth and export ambitions. By supporting shipbuilding and repair, we fuel a new green economy, fostering innovation, sustainability, and the advancement of low-carbon maritime technologies.


Watch our video as we support a customer installing a propeller using JDN Air Chain Hoists. 

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