Case Studies

Design and manufacture a custom performer flying system

Hoist UK are currently working on a project for a new purpose built theatre in the Phuket Province, Thailand. The theatre is sponsored by the Thai government and will be used for Thai cultural perf...

Hoist UK adapt Eurosystem for low headroom installation

Leading lifting equipment supplier and manufacturer Hoist UK recently supplied and installed a steel Verlinde Eurosystem to Lancaster-based manufacturer A House of Stone to facilitate the safe and ...

Hoist UK supply bespoke automatic oscillating crane

Hoist UK are a manufacturer and supplier of lifting and handling equipment for the industrial and entertainment market sectors and hav...

Hoist UK provide special stainless steel crane system

Hoist UK have recently supplied a free standing crane system manufactured from stainless steel 304, for an application mounted directly above an acid dipping facility.

Hoist UK makes a point at Warwick Arts Centre

Stage engineering specialists Hoist UK have supplied and installed a lightweight aluminium rigging bridge system at Warwick Arts Centre for their 1,500 seat concert theatre, Butterworth Hall....

Hoist UK launch their Integrated Lighting Bar (ILB)

Hoist UK are proud to announce the launch of their Integrated Lighting Bar Winch, which is a truss mounted, fully integrated lighting bar and winch system; designed and built with both safety and e...

Hoist UK at the International Motor Show, Bangkok

Hoist UK have supplied top aerial artiste Valerie Murzak with a custom performer cube for an aerial routine which won the best  performance at the 2011 Internationa...

Hoist UK at The City of Dreams, Macau

Hoist UK have supplied the Franco Dragone Entertainment Group with standard and custom manufactured products for the world’s newest most spectacular extravag...

“Safety Above All” and on the roads with Hoist UK

Hoist UK have provided design assistance and manufacturing facilities to the global leader in roadside safety systems, for a revolutionary new product that has an innovative design...

Hoist UK provides fast winch for electronic guidance system experiments

Hoist UK have supplied a leading UK air defence company with an electric rope winch and control system for experimental work which involve a controlled drop of a electronic sensor ...

Keeping a Clean Room with Hoist UK

Hoist UK are able to provide specialist overhead cranes for use within clean room environments using Verlinde belt hoist technology with the hoist having seven patents granted against it. ...

Hoist UK fly Bollywood stars in India

Hoist UK have recently finished an installation of four travelling bridges in collaboration with flying effects specialists Kirby’s AFX, in the spectacular new theatre Kingdom of Dreams, New ...

Regent Street store shops for Hoist UK’s expertise

Hoist UK were contacted by CBL Projects Installations & Maintenance to provide a solution for a descrete lighting and banner rig utilising their pilewind winches and radio control system in a v...

Hoist UK take Boyzone & X Factor “Over The Top”

Hoist UK have recently supplied a custom performer flying winch system to rigging specialists Over The Top for the recent Boyzone and X Factor tours. The winch was used during the tour to f...

Hoist UK helps out with particle acceleration experiments

Hoist UK  have provided a series of lightweight 250kg, 500kg and 1000kg manual overhead cranes to a specialist company who manufactures shielded chambers for synchrotron&rsquo...

Royal Opera House sets the scene with Hoist UK

Hoist UK have supplied, installed and commissioned an overhead crane system for the Royal Opera House’s storage facility in South Wales. The facility...

Hoist UK on the Eiffel Tower

Hoist UK have supplied Verlinde SA in France, who are a leading manufacturer of lifting equipment, with a custom built aluminium jib crane for refurbishment work of the hydraulic systems, press cyl...

Hoist UK keeps the flag flying

Hoist UK has recently completed work on the flagpole of one of the country’s most famous royal residences and although this was not one of the largest jobs we have been involved with it is ce...

Hoist UK “Do the Business” in the heart of London

Hoist UK were asked to provide a solution for the Chorus Group for the atrium lighting in the highly prestigious Thomas More Square Business Village on the edge of London’s famous “Squa...

RSC take Hoist UK variable speed BGV C1 chain hoists on Romeo and Juliet Tour

Hoist UK were approached by Eric Dixon head of Automation for the Royal Shakespeare Company after he had seen their variable speed chain hoist motion control system at the 2009 ABTT trade show....

Hanging artwork with Hoist UK

Manchester City Council commissioned Chrysalis Arts, an artist-led public art company, to provide the piece of unique artwork for the foyer of Saint Pauls Catholic High School in Wythenshawe. ...

“All the world’s a stage” with Hoist UK

Hoist UK have provided the Royal Shakespeare Company’s Scenic Workshops in Stratford upon Avon, with a system of lightweight aluminium cranes and monorail track. The systems provided ...

Hoist UK is odds on favorite with Veterinary College

Hoist UK have supplied, installed and tested a hoist system for a veterinary college which will be used in their equine medical facility to move horses from their anaesthetic room ...

Trains arrives on time with Hoist UK

Hoist UK have supplied, installed and commissioned a crane system in a production facility which manufactures and assembles components for trains. The system consists of a ...

Powered Theatre bridges for The New Belgrade Theatre

Hoist UK have successfully supplied and commissioned a theatre bridge installation at the Belgrade Theatre in Coventry in their new fully flexible auditorium known as B2. Working for The ES...

Hoist UK give a high rise solution for legal team

Hoist UK have worked closely with bespoke architectural lighting design company to provide a truss mother grid from which the lighting company could safely and easily install the modern lighting ar...

Hoist UK helps light TK Maxx

Hoist UK have supplied a motorised hoist and control system for a very unique atrium lighting scheme at the TK Maxx store in Nottingham’s city centre. The brief given to the ...
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