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LES Install Coastal Jib Crane For Portsmouth Sailing Club14th August 2018

When Portsmouth Sailing Club approached us with a challenge, we designed and created their solution.

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Imer Hoists & Accessories Sale 6th August 2018

The weather in the UK is still great and that means that outdoor construction is still pleasant, but as the darker nights draw in slowly, what better time to get your hands on a Scaffold Hoist to help speed up the task at hand before you catch a chill?! And if you've already grabbed yourself a hoist then you're also in luck because we're also throwing the most popular accessories into our sale!

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Yale VSIII Chain Blocks- Better Than Ever!27th July 2018

We always strive to supply our customers with the most reliable and high-quality industrial lifting products available, thanks to an increase in demand for Yale's VSIII model the range has expanded and become, better than ever! Read more to find out why.

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Tips for Handling Heavy Loads Safely 5th July 2018

We know how it is – you’ve worked on sites and carried out lifting processes for years. You know your job inside out and feel confident you can work safely and avoid injuries.

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LES Now Offer Credit 28th June 2018

Lifting Equipment Store now offer credit options, allowing you to purchase products online using your credit account. We like to make life as easy as we can for our customers – that’s why we are now offering the option to open a credit account with us. Your account will allow you to purchase our products using credit, paying quickly and simply at checkout stage.

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Welcoming Our New Sales Manager; Symon Horton1st May 2018

LES are very pleased to welcome our new member of the team, Symon Horton

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LES Supply JCB to Nigeria1st April 2018

UK procurement and global export for our international customers is just one of the many services we offer to our regular customers from around the world. We nearly always save our customers money when buying products from the UK whether we're a registered dealer or not! At LES we not only use our buying power and partner suppliers but also swift negotiation and dedication to our customer's enquiries are what enables us to provide a world-class service from enquiry to completion.

Recently one of our regular customers in Lagos, Nigeria challenged us to beat their existing quotation for a JCB 3CX Back Hoe Loader, we did and not only that but we delivered!...all the way to Nigeria!

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We're Hiring!20th March 2018

That's right! Due to rapid expansion, LES is proud to open up an exciting new sales and business development position with amazing educational and career progression opportunities on a global scale!

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LES Launch New US Phone Number20th March 2018

We've made it easier for all of our customers across the pond! You can now call us Toll-Free 24/7 from within the USA!

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LES Launch Instagram Page6th March 2018

Social media is a key part in the marketing mix for most companies these days, we felt it could play a significant role in boosting our overall brand awareness and are pleased to report nothing but positive news has come from the decision which opened us up to new markets and suppliers across the globe. Our latest social media mix being our Instagram page, which has been a huge success so far. Follow us and stay up to date @LiftingStore 

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Free Shipping Over £50022nd February 2018

Free Shipping over £500! The Lifting Equipment Store is pleased to announce we’re now offering free shipping (to mainland UK only) when you spend over £500.

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The Imer ES150 Scaffold Hoist: Now just £649!14th February 2018

The Imer ES150 Scaffold Hoist is one of our most popular builder's winches, and it’s now available to buy from LES for just £649.00 (ex VAT).

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We’re Committed To Change in 2018- Here’s why!12th February 2018

Global warming is real, we're beginning to notice it through climate change and the increasing media pressures for bigger companies to reduce their energy footprint and become carbon neutral. Instead of simply standing on the sideline and observing- we're committed to joining in and making a change! Find out what we're doing to make a difference...

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LES Supply 48 Jib Cranes for the ElecLink Project2nd January 2018

Started early this year, the ElecLink project will ultimately give the UK access to the international electricity market enabling imports and exports of electricity which will result in cheaper energy in homes and businesses across the country. LES is proud to have supplied the 48 Jib Cranes, Hoists and Magnets used throughout the project to lift and place supporting infrastructure for an HVDC 1000MW electricity cable from France to the UK via the Channel Tunnel. The cranes were bespoke manufactured with unique features to enable them to be installed along a 1/2km long locomotive.

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Merry Christmas from Lifting Equipment Store 14th December 2017

We would like to take this opportunity to wish all of our customers a very merry Christmas and a happy New Year. Our offices will be closed from 22nd December, and will reopen on the 3rd January 2018.

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Forklift Snow Ploughs- Available Next Day From LES12th December 2017

We are certainly feeling the chill this festive period as sub-zero temperatures hit the UK, however, things continue to perform normally here at LES thanks to our Forklift Snow Plough helping us move tonnes of snow in order to keep deliveries running smoothly to and from our warehouse in the West Midlands. Get yours now at a super special price of just £599!

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A+A Health & Safety Gear Exhibition- Düsseldorf19th October 2017

We took a trip to visit the A+A Health and Safety exhibition in Düsseldorf over the past two days to check out the latest and greatest PPE, workplace and safety gear. A great opportunity for us to source and discuss the potential for new products to further enhance our range in response to increased customer demand.

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Forklift Attachments And Accessories27th September 2017

Announcement: Forklift Attachments and Accessories are now available to purchase online from leading UK Manufacturers, our versatile range offers a design to suit nearly every application, and if not- we'll make one! Fast delivery across the board from UK based stock means we can provide a swift solution to meet your most urgent requirements.

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LES Mid-Year Update17th August 2017

Read about updates, advancements and all the latest information about what's going on at LES right here! 

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LES Open Ebay Shop: LiftingStore27th July 2017

Lifting Equipment Store team up with leading couriers UKMail, DHL, UPS and Royal Mail to launch eBay shop with free shipping and super fast delivery times on Lifting Equipment, Material Handling and Height Safety Gear throughout the UK and worldwide.

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RISQS (Rail Industry Supplier Qualification Scheme)19th July 2017

LES is proud to have recently been approved by RISQS for the supply of Lifting Equipment (Hoists and Winches) to the rail industry, giving pre-approved supplier status to allow us to freely serve key buyers in the rail industry such as Network Rail and Transport For London.

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