Lifting Inspection

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FIRST ensures the safe and efficient operation of your equipment and assets by detecting defects before they cause a severe damage and assures compliance with Regulation and relevant standards. We maintain a user-friendly data base system assuring you immediate access to certification and testing reports wherever you are whenever you require.

Testing Methods:

  • Thorough examination and certification of all lifting equipment and accessories
  • Non Destructive Testing (NDT)
  • Destructive Testing
  • Proof Load Testing
  • Witness of pressure testing.
  • Wall Thickness verification and certification of Vessels, Tanks, silos and etc.

FIRST scope of work Cover the following equipment & accessories:

Tower Cranes Cargo Nets
Forklifts Plate Clamp
Floor Cranes Pull Lifts
Mobile Cranes Runway Beams
Electric Lifts Man Made Fibre Slings
Lorry Loaders Side Boom Tractors
Overhead Travel Cranes Swing Jibs & Pillar Cranes
Pedestal Cranes Single and Multi Sheave Blocks (Snatch Blocks)
Wire Rope Slings Jaw Winches (Tirfors)
Shackles Travelling Trolleys (Push and Geared type)
Chain blocks Crabs, Hoists and Winches
Chain slings Mobile Lifting Gantries ‘A’ Frame
Pad Eyes Power Operated Hoists
Hooks Mobile Elevating Working Platform
Eyebolts Offshore Containers
Mobile Lifting Gantries ‘A’ Frame Man Baskets
Power Operated Hoists Lifting Frames
“Portable” Derrick Masts Lifting Spreader Beam
Adjustable Beam Clamps Davits


FIRST is a provider and manufacturer of high quality safety critical services with DNV type approval for our manufacturing. Our multi-disciplined engineers, technical support, proven track record and our ability to find the optimum solution allows us to provide the unrivalled service quality our customers expect.

We utilise state of the art software and our inspection package (with integrated online interface) imparts to our clients the ability to monitor their compliance, traceability and accessibility in real time.

Lifting Products

Chain Blocks

Beam Trolleys

Sheave Blocks

Wire Rope Pulling Machines

Beam Clamps

Wire Rope

Vertical and Horizontal Load Testing

Rigging Lofts


Pull Lifts

Onshore and Offshore Inspections

Inertia Reels


  • Wire rope sling manufacture to BS EN13414 & BS EN12079/DNV2.7-1
  • Capabilities to press up to 128mm dia wire rope
  • Fall arrest and safety at height equipment
  • Chain systems
  • Shackle fittings & accessories
  • 1000’s of items available for sale or rent including but not limited to manual & pneumatic hoists, beam clamps, beam trollies etc.


  • Repair of wire rope and chain sling assemblies
  • Maintenance and service of lifting equipment
  • Maintenance and service of safety at height equipment
  • Management of client owned equipment & certification


  • In-house technical authorities & ICP’s
  • Onsite or in-house test engineer inspection
  • SI2307/dropped object surveys
  • Training ie. LOLER awareness, lift planning, rigging & lifting
  • In-house vertical test rig
  • In-house horizontal test bed
  • Rope access services
  • Lift planning, installation & mobilisation of lifting equipment