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Straightpoint Wins Product Award at Speedy Expo 2018
Straightpoint Wins Product Award at Speedy Expo 2018

Straightpoint Wins Product Award at Speedy Expo 2018

Straightpoint’s (SP) Bluetooth-enabled Radiolink plus load cell and accompanying HHP app were named Lifting Product of the Year at the largest Speedy Expo ever, which took place at the Exhibition Centre Liverpool at the turn of the month. Speedy has a specialist lifting division that offers an ...

Straightpoint Load Cells Integral to Safe Lift of Refinery Modules

A dozen wireless Straightpoint (SP) load cells were added to a custom-built lifting frame that utilized 12 pick points to raise a pair of non-identical refinery modules at a major brownfield project at Saint John in New Brunswick, Canada recently. The 100-tonne capacity Radiolink plus ...

SP Load Cells integral to floating crane software package

Polish marine electronics integration specialist Navinord has installed a state-of-the-art software package that includes four Straightpoint SP load cells on a 440t capacity floating crane, which is currently based near the Third Millennium John Paul II Bridge spanning the Martwa Wisła River in ...

LGH Expands Load Cell Fleet with SP Products

Lifting Gear Hire (LGH) has added to its fleet of load cells with a landmark order for Straightpoint (SP) Radiolink plus units, ranging in capacity from 5t to 500t. LGH will now be able to offer the highest capacity Radiolink plus load cells available for rent in Europe with a pair of 500t ...

Straightpoint pioneers load cell Bluetooth technology

A new Bluetooth app for smart devices, named after Straightpoint’s (SP) Handheld plus display unit, is now available for download and easy connection to the manufacturer’s recently launched range of load cells that boast the same technology. The innovative pairing is set to revolutionise the ...

Load Cells weigh maritime equipment

Four wireless compression load cells with centre of gravity software were used to weigh two subsea fabricated platforms at Pentalver’s shipping facility at Southampton Docks, UK recently. Straightpoint supplied the 50t WNI50TC load cells to Rapid Response Solutions, which was tasked with ...