In-house and On-site Testing in Tensile and Compression, up to 2000Tonne

Various Testing is available, please contact the Middlesbrough branch for further details.


In-House Testing of large offshore components carried out on site at Britannia Test house.  Our highly skilled engineers can Design, Manufacture and provide Testing Services, utilising 30tonne Overhead lifting Capacity.  Heavier units can be supported on site with the use of a Mobile Crane, including Drop Testing, Chain Testing, Frame Testing,  Pulling heads, Anchor Testing, Trolley Testing, Wire Rope Testing, Offshore Components and Connector Testing.  Please contact the Team with your specific requirements


  • 1000T Shackle - Scotload
  • Testing of 1000Tonne Calibrated Load Reading Shackles.  Tested within Britannia Test house and the Avery H2 Test Bed.
    • Crane testing on Barge, Durham Lifting were responsible for the Rigging Design, rigging and Providing Spreader Beams, Wire Rope Slings, Round slings and Water Weights.  This particular unit was Tested to 410Tonne over the Moon Pool, some 30metre high.

9     BEAM TESTING – Spreader/Lifting Beam Testing, carried out within Britannia Testhouse.  Various arrangements can be accommodated.  Tested is carried out inline with your required sling angle, test procedure and inline the lifting/rigging design in mind.  witnessing from DNV, ABS and LLoyds Register can be organised if Required.  Pre and Post Test mpi is carried out as standard and inline with British Standard.

 Pillar Jib Crane and Crane Testing:  Supply, Install and Testing of Overhead Crane systems, mobile Crane’s, Hiab Type Vehicles, Winching Systems, Bollards, Steelwork, Runway Beams, Lift Shaft beams.  We have years of experience and can Test just about anything, call today and Test the Team.