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About Wire Rope News

Established in 1979 by Ed Bluvias,
Wire Rope News & Sling Technology
is the industry leader in providing information to
the wire rope, sling and related businesses worldwide.

Wire Rope News & Sling Technology, a bimonthly magazine, has been serving manufacturers, distributors of wire rope, chain, cordage, related hardware and sling fabricators, and related service providers for the material handling industry since 1979.

Content includes technical articles, news and reports describing the manufacture and use of wire rope in marine, construction, mining, aircraft and offshore drilling operations.  Cordage, slings, chain and fittings are also covered. Editorial content contains articles about fabricating companies, new products, people in the news and inventions.

Wire Rope News & Sling Technology is published bimonthly: October, December, February, April, June, and August. The magazine is issued in the third week of the published month. Insertion orders, classified, and editorial copy must be received before the 20th of the month preceding date of publication (e.g. May 20th for the June issue). Our annual Suppliers Directory is the leading yearly buyers guide, listing the companies that supply or serve the steel and material handling industries around the world.

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our founder, Ed Bluvias (from the April 2013 issue)



Caldwell Lifting Solutions
Suncor Stainless
All Material Handling
Yoke Industrial Corp.
Loos wire rope, cable and fittings products
SlingMax Rigging Solutions
Campbell Chain & Fittings
Advantage Sales & Supply
Wirop Americas
Landmann Wire Rope Products
Alpha Premium Magnetic Lifters
Chant Engineering
Ken Forging - industrial hardware
Bilco Wire Rope & Supply Corp.

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