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Runway Beam/Electric Hoist Fabrication and Install

Lifting and Safety Services fabricated and installed a 500Kgs Runway Beam over the weekend for a new customer. The Runway was fabricated at our premises in Leigh at short notice then erected and tested on a Saturday to fit in with our clients works programme. The hoist was fitted with a 500Kgs Yale Two Speed Electric Hoist combined with a hand pushed girder trolley.

Genie SLK15 Counterbalance Material Lifts for Hire

In line with our policy of continual fleet investment, Lifting and Safety Services have added a further SLK15 Counterbalance Material Lift to their already extensive hire fleet along with an SLK20. Capable of lifting 300Kgs to 15 & 20 feet the SLK range allows loads to be lifted tight up against structures, where it isn’t possible to use a standard Genie Material Lift or other handling equipment. Contact us today to hire these machines.

Porta Gantry Beam Base Plates for Hire

Lifting and Safety Services have fabricated a number of base plates that can be used in conjunction with any Porta Gantry beam from 1000Kgs to 3000Kgs. These allow the customer to either simply support or bolt the beams between any suitable structures to form a temporary runway system when used in conjunction with a Porta Trolley.

20 ton Hydraulic Wedges.

Lifting and Safety Services Ltd have invested further in their already extensive hire fleet with the purchase of 2 off 20 ton Hydraulic Wedges.

Lift Shaft Beam Manufacture, Installation and Test

Lifting and Safety Services Ltd recently designed, manufactured, installed and tested 3 off 2000Kgs SWL Lift Shaft Beams. The beams where supplied with weld on rotating lifting points to facilitate the installation of the lifts and their components.

Temporary Runway Installation

Lifting and Safety Services Ltd have just designed, manufactured, installed and tested a 1000Kgs SWL x 9500mm long Runway Beam for a client needing to lift a quantity of electrical panels during a major shutdown on site. The beam is supplied with a 1000Kgs Single Phase Electric Chain Hoist and Geared Travel Girder Trolley which is on hire for the 7 week contract.