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Shropshire-based manufacturer HoistQuip has built two high capacity ramshorn hooks of 160 tonnes each for a European steel mill. Each hook is 5m long by 3.5m wide and weighs 16 tonnes. They were formed from eight high tensile steel laminates riveted and welded to obtain the required load capacity of over 350 tonnes.

Shropshire-based manufacturer HoistQuip has built two high capacity ramshorn hooks of 160 tonnes each for a European steel mill. Each hook is 5m long by 3.5m wide and weighs 16 tonnes. They were formed from eight high tensile steel laminates riveted and welded to obtain the required load capacity of over 350 tonnes.