October Issue of WRN

October 2021 – Wire Rope News & Sling Technology Magazine


COVER PHOTO:Skanska Citygate project which will be the Nordic region’s tallest office building. Photo ©Skanska, captured by Sensera Systems MC88 site cameras.

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Featured Articles:

Monitoring Continues to Go High Tech

Article by Peter Hildebrandt. We take you high above the jobsite with the increasing trend toward using surveillance cameras. This tool allows contractors a rarely seen bird’s eye view of progress, as well as keeping thieves at bay.

Wreck of the MV Golden Ray

Article by Dennis O’Rourke. The 800 million, two-year “big-show” is coming to an end as the MV Golden Ray vehicle transport ship is finally being removed from St. Simons Sound, GA. It flipped on its side in September 2019 carrying about 4500 cars – things went wrong in a hurry.

Record-Breaking Slings for Record-Breaking Heavy Lift

Article by David Glennie. Franklin Offshore Europe BV, based in Rotterdam in The Netherlands, has broken all previous records with the MERLION TR King Cobra cable-laid grommet sling.


  • Company Spotlight
  • News in Our Industry
  • 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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