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8 Practical Present Ideas for the Holidays

Practical presents are the obvious choice for those people on your holiday gift list who say there's nothi...

4 Tips for Buying the Right Rigging & Lifting Equipment

If you work in the rigging and lifting industry you know that, when lives are on the line, close is never c...

3 Reasons to Buy a Manual Chain Hoist over an Electric Chain Hoist

Read about the advantages of manual chain hoists

How to Use Plate Clamps Safely and Effectively

Plate clamps, or sheet clamps, make difficult lifts safer and easier. While these strong lifting tools allo...

How to Safely Apply Wire Rope Clips to Wire Rope Assemblies

Read how to safely apply wire rope clips to wire rope assemblies.

US Cargo Control is Headed to NATE UNITE 2018

The NATE Association US Cargo Control is a proud member of the National Association of Tower Erectors (NATE...

New Product Alert: Grade 100 Chain Slings

US Cargo Control has launched a new manufacturing capability with the introduction of KWB Grade 100 signal ...

What is a Snatch Block?

Lisa Mathews, US Cargo Control Sales & Service Specialist   A common question we hear is what is the d...

Sales Team Q&A: Guy Wire

Our sales team tackles some common questions about rigging supplies like guy wire, wire rope clips and eye bolts.

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