Testing on Site

Durham Lifting’s on-site testing and examination service offers LOLER Examinations & PUWER Inspection in line with all the latest regulations. On site testing can be provided on overhead cranes, mobile cranes, structures, lifting frames, jib cranes, runway beams, and many more areas in line with LOLER standards/procedures. Test ballast c/w support trays and associated rigging allows site testing up to 400 Tonne.

Crane Testing – when required, water bags aid testing to achieve higher loads and to support those hard to work areas where it is impossible to use static weights.

Lift Shaft Testing – DL support many construction companies with the load testing of lift shaft beams, prior to the installation of lift units.

Also various types of hydraulic cylinders, jacks, associated hydraulic equipment and garage equipment examinations.

Included in this service is a comprehensive inventory of all of your tools carried out by one of Durham Lifting’s experts, providing you with systematic planning and review processes to drive continuous improvement in safety and productivity. On-site inspections ensure your company is adhering to all safety guidelines and regulations. Durham Lifting Ltd currently manages this service for many companies and sub-contractors throughout the UK and off shore all year round.

Our dedicated fully equipped vehicles enable on site examination and testing. This unique service allows you to keep tools and equipment on site while the examinations are carried out, saving valuable downtime and sometimes excessive covering hire tool charges.

Minor repairs can also be carried out on your equipment on site while undergoing thorough examination, saving on excessive off-site repair charges.