Lifting Equipment Inspection and Testing

REEL are a LEEA approved company carrying out Lifting Equipment Inspection surveys. These surveys provide an accurate register and database report system of all hoisting and lifting equipment onboard an asset – from shackles and slings to lifeboats and offshore cranes.

All equipment is inspected to current, specific manufacturer guidelines and to the relevant API, BS, Euro norms. After inspection all equipment is marked with a colour code indicating whether it is satisfactory or defective.

Each piece of equipment is entered into a database package, supplied by REEL, showing its identification number, description, safe working load, test certificate number and details of previous inspections.

Load testing and inspection of structures and equipment with pre and post load testing inspection using water bags with load cells / shackles or a bespoke testing kit using hydraulic jacks.

REEL has developed a full internet-based reporting system for our lifting equipment and drilling and hoisting tool survey work. This allows our clients full access to review the status of all equipment on their drilling rig or marine vessel.


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