Category Archives: Uncategorized

Ways to Check and Maintain Your Access and Safety Equipment

When it comes to performing lifting jobs, it is vital to make sure that the equipment that you are using is checked and maintained on a regular basis not only for you and your colleagues but also any third parties … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Ye Olde Constructione

At Peter Cassidy, we specialise in providing the most up-to-date and modern lifting gear, ranging from hoists and winches to jacks and clamps in Leeds, but as well as being excited about the future of UK construction, we are not … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

A Brief History Of The Overhead Crane

For thousands of years human populations have been utilising cranes in order to aid in the process of moving and lifting heavy objects. Indeed the invention of the crane has been largely attributed to ancient Greece, where these early devices … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Building Bridges: A Closer Look at Wire Rope

  Wire rope may seem like a fairly modern piece of lifting equipment, but its use dates back to the 1830s. Wire rope became a necessity in the development (and maintenance) of both New York’s Brooklyn Bridge and San Francisco’s … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off