News Section | Holloway Houston, Inc. - Part 4

Rigging – Your answer to moving heavy loads seamlessly!

When one wants to lift or move heavy objects typically anything between 1000 to 35000 pounds in weight, crating is out of question. So, what’s the alternative? Well, your answer lies in rigging. With it, one can easily shift and secure extremely heavy loads. When it comes to complex engineering work such as moving more than 20 heavy objects out of a building or similar other
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Crosby New HR-1000CT Hoist Rings

The Crosby Group has introduced to the market the HR-1000CT “COLD TUFF” hoist rings. Like the standard heavy lift hoist rings, the HR-1000CT provides greater durability in potentially abusive environments and is suitable for use to -50°F (-45°C). The HR-1000CT features components that are produced with a maximum hardness of 34 HRc and are zinc coated utilizing a thermal d
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HHI Lifting Application

As an appreciation to our customers, Holloway Houston, Inc. has decided to develop and application with instant access to some of the most used products in the rigging industry. What you will find in our application is a variety of rigging capacities under the wire rope sling category and synthetic slings category. This will not only facilitate any reference you may need regard
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Using the Right Rigging Equipment Will Ensure Problem Free Lifting

How often have you said to yourself, “I wish I had the right rigging equipment.”, because the equipment you are using currently, is not delivering the results you want. Whether you are operating a transportation business, a moving company, or you manage a construction site or an oil rig, you will need the right kind of rigging equipment that allows you to complete all your
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Inspection of Rigging Hardware – 4 Things you need to keep in Mind

If you are worried about the safety of your rigging operations, you must give importance to the inspection of rigging hardware like spreader bar, wire ropes, slings etc. The maintenance of this rigging equipment is crucial if you want it to perform with full functional efficiency and meet the highest standards of reliability. But, if you don’t give enough importance to the in
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How to Select and Rent Rigging Equipment

If you have decided to undertake a rigging job, it is important that you consult with a professional rigger before you begin. Setting up the equipment and knowing how to choose the right equipment for the job requires a level of expertise to ensure the success of your project. While rental shops can give you great advice, make sure that you ask questions to make sure you avoid
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How to Work Safely with Rigging Equipment on the Construction Site

The role of a construction rigger is to install and assemble and then secure platforms and materials using pulleys and winches for heavy lifting. Depending on the type of job, Riggers on a construction site can be responsible for assisting crane hoists, moving building materials and even inspecting and providing maintenance for rigging equipment. They can even be responsible fo
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