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Lifting Magnets Standards

Often we get questions about safety standards for our lifting magnets.  Lifting magnets have a universal standard to which they should subscribe or meet.  That standard is the ASME standard B30.20-2010 requires a minimum 2:1 safety ratio between safe working load (SWL) and test load. manufacturer’s have different standards that tend to be higher, most permanent magnetic […]

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Shields Company Lifting Magnets

Shields Company Lifting Magnets are currently in use with the seismic retrofitting of the Bay Bridged in San Francisco. The Bay Bridge is undergoing the retrofitting in the hopes of bringing it up to current transportation standards. Following the 1989 Loma Prieta Earthquake, in which the East Span of the bridge was damaged, it was determined that […]

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