UK Admin Office:
Dorney House
46-48a High St.

T: 01628 600 550
F: 01628 600 478

UK Warehouse Depot:
Units 2-4
Bramshall Ind. Estate
ST14 8TD





Hook & Lifting Equipment

Standard and custom build of DIN hooks & crane blocks.

Example - Overhead six sheave crane block (standard design)

Features & benefits of the products:

  • Products benefits from a company reputation that is respected in design, application engineering, production of wire rope fittings, grade 8/10 chain accessories (to EN 1677 standard), Bottom blocks and OEM components
  • Worldwide product certification (Lloyd’s Register in the UK) and ACE Liability Insurance
    Tried and tested with over 40 years experience in hot forging & heat treatment: many of the top OEM’s already use our lifting equipment components
  • All standard hooks and lifting equipment are kept in stock to enable quick deliveries
  • Hooks for the heaviest requirements - up to Hook NR. 250 & strength class P–T & V
  • Bottom blocks of all sizes and geometries
  • Forged lifting components either raw pieces or machined ready to be assembled
  • Final surface treatment for extreme applications and explosive areas (example of which could be galvanic coating, nickel-copper plating)
  • High performing Sheaves in forged steel up to 500mm diameter – with an application option for special treatment for increasing throat hardness and high resistance bearing
  • All products are developed in conformity with F.E.M 1.001 norms and follow the latest and required national and international standards and rules
  • Rigorous in-house lab testing – destructive and non-destructive tests, together with metallurgical analysis on forgings. The final product under goes – Manufacturing Proof Test, 20,000 cycle fatigue test and Tensile Strength Test
  • Quality system in place for rigid production cycles and 100% visual inspection before packaging
  • All products fully traceable through code markings & ID tags
  • Technical information, for details such as application instructions, is readily available from the technical office. A team of engineers are on hand, who together have an international reputation in the lifting field – specifically in the Overhead, Mobile, Tower, Marine and Offshore cranes sector.

To enquire about a standard block or to manufacturer a crane block – please contact us.

"The UK swivel hook & shackle specialist for hydraulic, hiab, mobile & lorry load lifting"

We specialise in the bearing swivel hooks (to WLL of 22t), grade 80 material, lifting bow shackle accessories & catch spares (to WLL of 35t).

These products are used for a variety of lifting applications, particularly well suited to the needs of the HiAb Lorry Loader Industry - fitted as standard by a number of the O.E.M. hydraulic lifting manufacturers.

Please contact us to enquire further or to request a quote.

Swivel hook & shackle variations (Tech details):-

167 Series - Standard swivel hooks - WLL 3.2 tons to 31.5 tons

168 Series - Swivel hook (with *bearings - standard)

169 Series - Swivel hooks (with *bearings - heavy duty)

123 Series - Bow Shackle (with safety pin) - WLL from 2 tons to 35 tons.

118 Series - Plain swivels (with *bearings)

105 Series - Self locking swivels (with *bearings)

(* AXIAL Roller bearings - replacement codes)

Other products available:

  • Safety catches & kits for the swivels. Production DIN 15441/15401 hooks
  • Range of Grade 8/10 chain hooks & accessories (to EN 1677 standard)
  • Crane Overhead blocks range and OEM steel forged components.

To enquire about our Lifting swivels, shackles & accessory range – please contact us.