August issue of Wire Rope News and Sling Technology

August Issue of WRN

August 2021 – Wire Rope News & Sling Technology Magazine

cover of August issue of Wire Rope News & Sling Technology

COVER PHOTO: Being properly certified, set up, and rigged, this 300-ton Link-Belt truck crane is prepared to serve its “purpose” for the lifting required at a Gulf of Mexico port.

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Featured Articles:

An Education in Lifting

Article by Peter Hildebrandt. The LEEA is committed to instilling interest and wonder in the world of lifting by raising awareness of the virtually unlimited career opportunities in this industry.

A Crane’s Purpose Part 3

Article by Dennis O’Rourke. The conclusion of this series takes us through the four possible occurrences that can happen when the operator proceeds with the hoisting.

Avoiding Overtime Penalties: Employers Grapple with Changing Wage and Hour Regulations

Article by Phillip M. Perry. As new salary and work hour regulations are implemented in the American workplace, employers need to find their way through the costly overtime penalties.


  • News in Our Industry
  • Company Spotlight
  • Industry at a Glance
  • Denny’s Crane & Rigging Notes
  • Inventor’s Corner
  • Products in the News
  • People in the News
  • Endnotes from the Editor
  • Puzzle Page: Word Search and Crossword Puzzle
  • Classified Ads

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