Tag Archives: Sling Inspection

Rigging Training for Paper

It was a pleasure to provide several weeks of Overhead Crane Operator and Rigging Training to dedicated operators of mobile and overhead cranes. Learning about crane inspections, calculating loads, measuring sling tension, inspecting slings & rigging hardware were just a … Continue reading

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Home made sling?

The question is does it look safe? According to the person who made it, they would say “YES”. My question to you is do you think it looks safe? Below are some pictures from recent sling inspection. There is one … Continue reading

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Rigging Advanced Training

Spending a day with these gentleman in Greensboro, NC is always exciting and you never know what might happen. Very experienced crane operators and advanced rigging employees. Congratulations on making it fun and adventurous. Best wishes on your next rigging … Continue reading

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Sling and Rigging Inspection Training

Congratulations to the new qualified sling and rigging inspectors in Alabama. These students spent time learning about the OSHA and ASME regulations/standards for slings and rigging hardware. Also, correct engineering, manufacturing and labeling of below the hook devices. All students … Continue reading

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What’s wrong with this picture?

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What is wrong with this picture?

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