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Our involvement in the Rampion Offshore Wind Farm project

The new Rampion Offshore Wind Farm is set to become the first facility of its type off the south coast of England. When it is finished and comes online, it is estimated that its 116 wind turbines will generate 1,366 GWh of power each year. Based on average annual household consumption in the UK, this would be sufficient to power more than 290,000 homes. The power will be generated from a clean, sustainable source, helping to dramatically cut fossil fuel usage and emissions. Continue reading

The history of Britannia Testhouse

As one of the world’s leading providers of independent testing and lifting services, equipment and consultations, we are proud to have carried on a long tradition of excellence since our company was formed in 1996. This dedication to high standards is reflected in every aspect of our business, from our attention to detail to our customer service, and even in the premises where we are based. Continue reading

Another successful crane installation!

Durham Lifting Ltd recently manufactured and installed a 3Tonne Electric Overhead Traveling Crane System providing overhead lifting operations to assist with the movement of engineering components.

  • Fitted with single speed electric wire rope hoist
  • Full remote pendant control
  • 5mtr of gantry supported by 5No vertical columns each side
  • Down conductor system

For further enquiries on this particular installation or to see how Durham Lifting can assist you please call us on 01642 240672.

Safety Harness Training (£100 exc. VAT)

In almost every industry there are areas where workers are subjected to fall hazards. Developing and implementing a comprehensive fall protection program in the workplace can prevent many injuries and fatalities. Falls from height are one of the biggest causes of workplace fatalities and major injuries.

To book one of Durham Lifting’s Safety Harness Training Courses today call 01642 240672advert

Proof Load Testing

We are pleased to have conducted proof load testing on 2 x 1000Tonne Smartload Wireless Load Shackles designed and manufactured by Scotload.

1000T Shackle - Scotload