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How US Cargo Control Creates High-Quality Custom Chain Slings

Learn more on how our manufacturing team creates and assembles custom chain slings and how to order one through our request form.

New Sling Protection Products Now Available Through U.S. Cargo Control

The full line of sling protection products is now available through U.S. Cargo Control. Sling protection i...

Chain Slings: A Guide

Use the strongest and most durable lifting chain out there with our high-quality chain slings. These lifti...

What's the Difference between HMPE Roundslings and Polyester Roundslings?

When it comes to selecting the right lifting sling for your lifting applications, there are many factors t...

Tackle the Toughest Lifting Jobs with NEW High Performance Round Slings

Read how Lift-It® High Performance Round Slings can improve safety standards in the lifting and rigging industry.

What's the Difference between Plasma® Rope and Wire Rope?

Learn the differences between Plasma slings and wire rope and how Plasma slings make a difference in the lifting industry.

How Does Plasma® Rope’s Construction Work & How Does it Help the Lifting Industry?

As we discussed in our previous blog on the announcement of offering superior Plasma Slings and Ropes from...

What is D/d Ratio & Why is this Critical for Lifting Slings?

What effect does D/d Ratio have on lifting slings and their sling capacities?

What is Sling Protection, What are the Different Types of Slings, & How to Protect Them

Sling protection products can protect slings, the load, and even the load's surroundings. Read to learn how to improve the durability of your slings and create safety and cost saving solutions in the workplace.

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