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Bishop Lifting Acquires

                                       C. SHERMAN JOHNSON CO. INC.             Safeway Sling USA
                                                                                 Bishop Lifting has acquired Safe-
                                                                               way Sling USA, a sling fabrication
                                                                               company headquartered in Green-
                       ARCHITECTURAL HARDWARE                                  dale,  Wisconsin.  Safeway  Sling USA
                                                                               is a manufacturer of 100% USA made
                                                                               nylon and polyester lifting slings as
                                                       Terminal Tuners™        well as wire rope slings, chain slings,
                 GREAT VIEW?                                                   and tie-down assemblies that meet all
                                                                               WSTDA standards.
               DON’T BLOCK IT!                                                 en record of excellence in designing
                                                                                 Safeway Sling USA, Inc. has a prov-
                                                                               and fabricating 100% USA made lift-
                                                                               ing slings for 40 years and has gained
                                                                               recognition as the “Gold Standard” for
                                                                               overhead lifting slings.
                                                                                 Harold  King,  President  of  Bishop
                                                      Stainless Turnbuckles
                                                                               Lifting Products, stated that “we are
                                                                               excited with the addition  of Safeway
                                                                               Sling to our family of companies. Safe-
                                                                               way Sling has a proven track record in
                                                                               our industry of supplying the highest
                                                                               quality synthetic slings with the high-
                                                                               est level of service.  They will  make a
                                                                               great addition to our team.”
              Are you considering entering the lucrative                         Sue Szymczak, President of Safeway
            architectural cable railing market? Johnson                        Sling  USA,  added that “We  feel  that
            Architectural Hardware is your source for the highest              BLP is the ideal fit to carry on our leg-
            quality stainless cable rail fittings.                             acy of excellence.”
                                                                                 Along with manufacturing synthetic
              High quality Cable Fittings, made in the USA,  have              and metal lifting slings, Safeway pro-
            been our specialty for over 50 years. Johnson does
            not make cable assemblies — we refer jobs to you!                  vides  certifying/recertifying  services
                                                                               of overhead lifting assemblies with
              Give us a call today to find out how we can make                 in-house ASTM E-4 calibrated testing
            your business more profitable by providing Wire   Full line of     capabilities. Bishop Lifting operates 70
            Rope Cable Railings to the commercial and home   electro-mechanical and   test beds throughout their 21 locations
            construction trade.                          hydraulics swagers.   with pull test capacities ranging from
             CABLE RAILING FITTINGS  •  FULL-STRENGTH RIGGING FITTINGS         100K1500K metric tons.
                                                                                 Bishop  Lifting  Products,  along  with
              FULL CUSTOMER SUPPORT  •  FIELD INSTALLABLE AND SWAGE            Singer Equities, are wholly owned
               FITTINGS  •  S/S TURNBUCKLES FOR MOST ANY APPLICATION           subsidiaries  of SBP Holdings.  Bishop
                                                                               Lifting  is  engaged in  the  fabrication,
                ALL 316 STAINLESS  •  1 X 19 STRAND CABLE BY THE SPOOL         distribution and rental of wire rope,
                                                                               sling  and rigging  products  and ser-
               Learn more at                                 vices. Singer Equities specializes in in-
                                                                               dustrial hose, hydraulic hose, conveyor
                                                                               belt and gasket material  fabrication
                            C. SHERMAN JOHNSON CO., INC.                       and services. The combined entity has
                  East Haddam, Connecticut, USA  •  1.800.874.7455             61 locations throughout North America
                                                                               with over 1080 employees.
         continued from previous page       commitment to maintaining inventory   More information can be found at
         They  also  have  impressive  load  charts.   in North America,” said Mike Garrity,,  www.safeway-
         Overall, Maeda has earned a reputation   new equipment sales director for ALL, and
         for eye-opening power and performance   Crane. “This aligns well with our own   Straightpoint Names
         in a compact package with great acces-  goals to provide customers with the
         sibility to confined work sites.   broadest fleet in the industry, backed  Turkish Distributor
           As a global brand, Maeda equipment   up by unmatched service, support, and   Straightpoint (SP)  has  named On-
         not only exhibits peak performance,   expertise.  Maeda  is  a  valuable  addi-  ursan Ltd. a distributor of its load cells
         but will also conform to each country’s   tion to the ALL family.”    and other force measurement equip-
         environmental  and  emissions  stan-  For  more  information,  contact  ALL   ment in  Turkey.  The Istanbul-based
         dards. Their eco-friendly and user-  Erection & Crane Rental at 4700 Acorn   company is a specialist supplier to
         friendly machines.                 Drive, Cleveland, OH 44131. Phone: 216-  the marine safety industry, boasting a
           “Maeda  is known  for its customer   524-6550. Toll free: 800-232-4100. Fax:   range that includes marine fire fighting
         support, strong dealer network, and   216-642-7633. Web:  systems,  services  related to life-rafts,

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