Lifting slings are a type of lifting equipment used to securely lift and move heavy loads in various industrial and construction applications. They are typically made of synthetic fibers such as nylon, polyester, or polypropylene and are designed to be strong, durable and resistant to abrasion, UV rays, chemicals and water.
Lifting slings come in a variety of types such as chain slings, wire rope slings, and synthetic slings, to meet different lifting applications. They are also available in different configurations such as single-path, multi-path, and endless slings, to cater to different load types and weight capacities.
One of the main advantages of lifting slings is their versatility, which allows them to be used in a wide range of applications, including construction, manufacturing, shipbuilding, and more. They can handle various weight capacities and sizes of loads, and can be used in both vertical and horizontal positions.
Lifting slings also have a high resistance to abrasion and corrosion, making them suitable for use in harsh environments. They are also easy to operate and maintain, which reduces downtime and increases efficiency.
Investing in high-quality lifting slings is crucial for ensuring the safety and efficiency of lifting operations and also helps to reduce costs associated with frequent replacements and maintenance. It can also help to improve productivity and reduce the risk of injury.
Certex Norway AS is a leading supplier of wire rope, lifting products, mooring and marine equipment based on own production and high quality suppliers. In addition, we have broad service offerings which include inspections, NDT, maintenance, certification and technical support. We provide a local presence and a high level of service from our offices in Bergen, Stavanger, Kristiansand, Oslo, Trondheim, Kristiansund, Harstad, Hammerfest, Florø and Sandnessjøen.