Van Beest announced their latest product update regarding their EXCEL® brand swivel sling hook with clevis EN1677-2, grade 8. Produced with alloy steel material, quenched and tempered, the hooks can be supplied with a works certificate at no extra charge. Van Beest has also annouced that this product is available from stock with the complete range with needle roller thrust bearings.
According to their website, "Van Beest is a leading manufacturer and supplier for a complete program of high quality fittings for lifting chain and steel wire rope. In 2007 Van Beest acquired the brand EXCEL®. Under this brand grade 8 and grade 10 lifting hooks are produced in their French factory. The EXCEL® range of chain accessories is very complete. From the master link to the hook, whether this should be an eye-, swivel-, or clevis hook. And not only in grade 8, but almost every product can also be supplied in grade 10 or stainless steel."