Tensology has used Crosby Straightpoint’s Clamp On Line Tensionmeter (COLT) to measure tension on eight .74 in (19mm) diameter ropes that lift a heavy, 50t capacity elevator at a major UK steel facility.Read More
A Crosby end user, a construction company, has the lead for a new state-of-the-art baseball stadium. The project includes a $250 million upscale entertainment venue including a variety of restaurants, cocktail bars, and a luxury boutique hotel.
Crosby has been closely involved since the project broke ground in fall of 2017 providing on-site rigging clinics and technical support for the construction every step of the way.Read More
In 2018, a New York City bridge project was awarded to Crosby end user Granite Construction.
Granite Construction’s extensive scope of work on the project and strong focus on health and safety lead them to partner with Crosby and several Crosby distributor partners to source their rigging gear. The preference for Crosby products combined with on-site safe rigging clinics enabled a high level of safety awareness on the job site.Read More
The Crosby Group has completed training and overhauled rigging best practices at an end user’s facility where problems where encountered due to shock loading of a Crosby IP vertical lifting clamp.
Strategic distribution partner, B.C. Wire Rope & Rigging, which delivers heavy lifting services throughout California, Arizona, and Nevada, contacted Crosby when a customer had broken a cam segment in a plate clamp. The rigging component, suited to vertical lifting, turning, and transfer, was being used with a forklift truck to lift domes during a manufacturing process related to tank heads and accessories.Read More