Anchor Industries provides a complete testing solution designed to ensure your compliance with the South African Occupational Health and Safety Act and all relevant national and international standards. The services include, but are not limited to:

Lifting Machine Testing

  • water bag testing on mobile, overhead, forklift and vehicle mounted cranes up to 1000 tons
  • electric chain hoist testing
  • water bag testing on offshore and deck mounted cranes
  • beam clamps and trolleys
  • plate grabs

Marine Equipment Testing and Inspection

  • water bag testing up to 1000 tons on deck and offshore cranes
  • NDT and proof load tests of anchors
  • AHTS bollard tests
  • inspection of stud link chain and anchors, fittings and mooring ropes

Mooring Equipment Repairs

  • anchor chain cleaning and repairs
  • repairs to pneumatic fenders and buoys
  • repairs to mooring grommets
  • setting up of offshore anchors for specific seabed conditions

Lifting Tackle Inspections

  • complete inspections of slings, shackles, manual hoists and other lifting tackle
  • tensile testing up to 200 tons
  • NDT inspections

Lifting Equipment Repairs

  • chain and wire rope slings
  • shackles
  • sockets
  • hoists
  • wire rope winches
  • beam clamps and trolleys

Online Inspection Registers

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Online login for registered clients

Wire Rope Inspections

  • visual inspections over the entire length of wire rope
  • NDT inspections for internal damage
  • tensile testing up to 500 tons

Rental of Testing Equipment

  • water bags
  • fixed weights
  • load cells and load shackles
  • wire rope NDT machine

Lifting Consulting

  • equipment and staff for rigging lofts
  • rigging studies