Tag: Lifting Operation Logistics

Rigging Training Workshop – Rigging Selection (sheave blocks)

Circle the best answer for each system which matches the illustrations at the right.Information: All winches have a maximum capacity of 2 tons. All single sheave rigging blocks are rated at 3 ton WLL, and Read More

Rigging Training Workshop – Load Control

Identify the rigging method below which provides the best load control of the two hitch systems illustrated. Answers below. P.S.  This article was originally published in The Professional Rigger Newsletter – Load Control. Answers: Source:Mike Read More

Planning a successful lifting operation

When crane incidents occur, the cause can often be traced back to mistakes made in the planning of the lifting operation. Indeed, rather too frequently, the problem lies in the complete lack of any meaningful Read More