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Test Weight Hire & Services
At AB2000 we are able to supply a wide range of metal calibrated test weights for use in crane or load testing. Our weights range in size from 25kg – 7 tons. Allowing the customer to arrange the weights to suit all load test requirement’s.
We supply a selection of lifting cradles and spreader beams to suit all needs as well as a comprehensive collection of lifting accessories, If we don’t have a product to suit your exact requirement contact us as we offer bespoke solutions to manufacture cradles, beams and test weights.
Equipment Available for hire:
- We hold over 300 Tons of steel block weights from 56lb/25kg hand weights to 7 Ton blocks.
- Lifting Cradles Fitted with appropriate shackles and wire rope slings ranging from 2 Ton to 100 Ton.
- 1 x 10 Ton and (2×40 Ton Load Links c/w Hand Held Remotes) c/w Calibration Certificates.
- A variety of adjustable lifting beams and spreader beams ranging from 2 Ton to 30 Ton.
- Our calibrated weights and equipment are available for hire across the UK and can be delivered or collected. Our specialist team will be happy to discuss your individual requirements.
Our lifting engineer John Hutcheon is a fully qualified and insured Incorporated Engineer (MIET) and lifting tackle inspector with 40 years of experience.
Crane Testing/Proof Load Testing
We offer a full load testing service for the following kit either at your site or at our workshops. 4 yearly crane tests for overhead, mobile, crawler and tower cranes
- Hiabs/lorry/truck mounted crane testing
- Testing of fabricated equipment, on/off shore utilisation.
- Regular as well as one off tests for lifting equipment such as:
• Overhead cranes & hoists
• Jib cranes
• Chain hoists (all types)
• Lifting beams
• Spreader beams
• Wire rope slings
• Bespoke lifting jibs
We specialise in supplying both operated and self-drive construction plant, rail/road machinery, crushing and screening equipment and mobile cranes throughout Glasgow, Aberdeen and Inverness areas. We pride ourselves in being one of the largest independently owned plant hire companies in Scotland.
Contact us for a no obligation quote today. 0141 646 1212. Read what our customers think here