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February Issue of WRN

February 2022 – Wire Rope News & Sling Technology Magazine

COVER PHOTO: A new 150-ton Gottwald barge-mounted gantry crane is being tested to 110% at a Norfork port in Virginia, using a water-filled test tank, as required by OSHA Maritime certification’s regulations.

February 2022 cover of Wire Rope News & Sling Technology magazine

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Featured Articles:

Architectural Wire Rope

Article by Peter Hildebrandt. Johnson Architectural and DécorCable are just two of the many companies that see the aesthetic applications to wire rope … an industrial material not solely meant for hoisting.

Certifying Equipment That Can Hurt People

Article by Dennis J. O’Rourke. Cranes, though far more advanced than they’ve ever been, are still subject to misuse and failure. Getting these giant machines certified is a no-brainer when it comes to operating them safely.

Smart Trade Show Follow-Through

Trade Show Tips – After the show is over

Article by Phillip Perry. You’ve set up your booth; you handed out your brochures; you shook hands and made new contacts … so, now that the show is over, what do you do? We offer up some advice.


  • News in Our Industry
  • Suppliers Directory Information
  • 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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