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The Small Goods Lift Guide

The Small Goods Lift Guide

With an abundance of small goods lifts on the market, it's hard to decide which lift is right for you. Here we review some of the most commonly asked questions about small goods lifts to help you decide...

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Supporting the Vladimir Tatlin glider | Penny Hydraulics and the new ground-breaking project at the Royal Academy of Arts

Supporting the Vladimir Tatlin glider | Penny Hydraulics and the new ground-breaking project at the Royal Academy of Arts

Recently opened, Revolution: Russian Art 1917–1932 is the latest exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts (RAA). Running until April 2017 and one hundred years on from the Russian Revolution, the powerful exhibition explores one of the most momentous periods in modern world history through the lens of its ground-breaking art, surveying the entire artistic landscape of post-Revolutionary Russia.

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A turnkey package | Avanta UK warehouse fit-out at Hallmark Consumer Services

A turnkey package | Avanta UK warehouse fit-out at Hallmark Consumer Services

Leeds based Avanta UK are a workspace creator, offering a full turnkey warehouse and office fit-out service, including the supply and installation of CE marked mezzanine floors, pallet racking, shelving systems, steel and office partitioning, machine guarding and office furnishing. The company have recently completed a large complete warehouse fit-out at Hallmark Consumer Services in Leicester, calling on the expertise of market leading lifting equipment manufacturer Penny Hydraulics to supply the goods lift for the project.

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Penny Hydraulics help transform McEwan Hall | Edinburgh University’s £33 million refurbishment

Penny Hydraulics help transform McEwan Hall | Edinburgh University’s £33 million refurbishment

Expert innovators Penny Hydraulics Ltd have been involved in the highly publicised refurbishment of McEwan Hall, the historic graduation venue at Edinburgh University, which is currently in its final stages of development. Named after the founder of Edinburgh brewing firm William McEwan, the nineteenth century former civic hall dominates Bristo Square. In its auditorium alone, McEwan Hall can seat up to 1,000 people making it one of Edinburgh’s largest conference and event venues.

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When old meets new | Introducing innovative lifting at Al Salam Palace, Kuwait

When old meets new | Introducing innovative lifting at Al Salam Palace, Kuwait

The restoration of Al Salam Palace is a cause for great joy and celebration in Kuwait. The original landmark palace was built in the 1960s and for decades, it welcomed foreign dignitaries and VIP guests including the likes of the Shah of Iran; former French President Valery Giscard d’Estaing and Charles and Diana, the Prince and Princess of Wales. During the Gulf War in 1990, however, when Iraqi forces invaded Kuwait, the palace was severely damaged to a point that was thought to be beyond repair.

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Built to perform | Heavy lifting for GAP Hire Solutions

Built to perform | Heavy lifting for GAP Hire Solutions

Award winning lifting equipment manufacturer Penny Hydraulics have been selected to supply truck cranes to GAP Hire Solutions, the UK's leading independent equipment hirer. With 8 divisions and over 130 locations across the UK, GAP offers an unrivalled range of equipment and tools for hire, from a half-inch drill to a mobile welfare unit.

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Continental Industrial Network and Penny Hydraulics Celebrate 5 Year Anniversary

Continental Industrial Network and Penny Hydraulics Celebrate 5 Year Anniversary

Tyre giant Continental & award winning lifting equipment manufacturer Penny Hydraulics are celebrating 5 years of collaboration. The companies worked together to design a bespoke solid tyre press for Continental Specialty Tyres in the UK and Ireland. The press was designed for use with industrial solid tyres, predominantly those fitted to material handling equipment such as fork lift trucks. Today, there are over 20 active Penny Hydraulics mobile presses in use throughout Continental’s Industrial Tyre Fitting Network.

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Investing in Safety for the Future | Canal & River Trust

Investing in Safety for the Future | Canal & River Trust

The Canal & River Trust is a charity entrusted to care for 2,000 miles of waterways in England and Wales. In addition to maintaining canals and rivers, which are often over 200 years old, the charity is responsible for an enormous network of bridges, embankments, towpaths, aqueducts, docks and reservoirs.

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How the New Apprenticeship Levy will Help Close the Manufacturing Skills Gap

How the New Apprenticeship Levy will Help Close the Manufacturing Skills Gap

Initially published in 2001, the Skills Gap Report which was published in partnership with Deloitte was a study which indicated a mismatch between the skills of available working people and the skills that the manufacturing industry required. The reports that followed confirmed that gap and showed an increasing mismatch of skills.

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Penny Hydraulics | Finalists at the Manufacturer MX Awards!

Penny Hydraulics | Finalists at the Manufacturer MX Awards!

Chesterfield based lifting equipment manufacturer Penny Hydraulics, continue their run of success as they are named as finalists in the “Partnership with Education” category of the Manufacturer MX Awards. The company collected the award at a prestigious ceremony held at the Vox Centre, Birmingham on November 2nd, 2016. In what’s proving to be a fantastic year for the company, this is the 6th industry award they have collected this year. Other accolades include, “Business of the Year”, “Family Business of the Year” & “Business Improvement Through Technology 2016.”

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