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Heavy Lifting Telehandler Attachments The world of telehandler attachments is a rich and varied one. Adapted to suit any machine, they are the vital element to completing a specific heavy lifting job. What once were completed by many hands manually can now be done in no time with the help of an array of heavy …

The telehandler The telehandler or as it sometimes otherwise known as, the telescopic handler, is a machine designed to lift loads to great heights in any terrain. They can load up anywhere from 3000lbs up to 35000lbs and also reach up to 70 feet in some larger models. They’re continued popularity is down to the …

What are the benefits of hiring heavy lifting machinery?   Those who are invested in project building of any kind will agree that no matter the nature of the job you are doing, you will put into consideration the option of choosing between buying or hiring heavy lifting machinery? On a conventional note, the first …

In the construction industry, workers are expected to have a CPCS card. It indicates that the employee meets the expected standards for carrying out specific functions in the company. Here we explain the CPCS qualification and the training required/ WHAT IS A CPCS CARD? This is an identification showing that an individual has the knowledge …

What is CPCS? Here we attempt to advise what is CPCS, why you need it, who needs it and where you can get CPCS training from. CPCS Introduction The CPCS training scheme targets to deliver evidence of the skills and capabilities of plant operators. It is centred on a mix of professional aptitude, understanding on …

Where Telehandlers can be best used Telehandlers are a type of machine used in industry and construction for its high performance and versatility. Its telescopic arm is the feature that gives it its name and which allows all types of jobs to be completed, thanks to a high stretching capacity of several metres. Various accessories …

How Telehandlers Work Should you work in agricultural or construction sectors, then you are likely to be experienced in operating a few different types of machinery. It’s a fact that different occupations require different tools. This is where the telehandler comes into its own. You needn’t buy one either, as there are plenty of rental …

Are you self-employed or an employer who provides the use of lifting machine at work? Or perhaps you have control over its usage, then; you must ensure its safety. The first thing you need to think about is the risks that may be present as well as how they can be managed. For instance: • …

Heavy Lifting Solutions   At GT Lift we offer heavy lifting solutions for a wide variety of difficult to reach and access situations. Regardless of the entry specifications that you have on the roughest of terrains, indoors or outdoors, at GT Lift we offer  fully managed or self managed services for your heavy lifting project. Heavy Lifting …

Q: What is the largest machine you can supply A: We currently own the only 39m Roto Telehandler in the UK rental market. This is the highest reach Roto Telehandler in the world! Q: Do you supply operators? A: Yes we do. Our operators are all CPCS trained & qualified and expert in all areas of lifting …

This picture perfectly illustrates the advantages a Roto Telehandler has over a fixed mast telehandler. Being able to rotate, drastically reduces the need for moving and repositioning. This machine was able to easily load to both elevations of this area. With a max outrigger width of 3.75m and a very compact frame, the Merlo 38.16 …

Glass vacuum lifting equipment: What is it and how does it work? Versatile glass vacuum suction lifters offer strength and safety when lifting large, heavy objects including glass, stone, composite panels, plastics, ceramics and metal. Regularly used in construction, manufacturing, restoration and many more, the huge range and flexibility of these lifters mean there is …

In projects of plant maintenance and industrial construction, heavy and large components have to be lifted. These lifts must be done safely and along with the people who are involved, adjacent structures and the load itself, all have to be safeguarded. Also they must be organised in order to achieve the optimal project efficiency so …