We love to show our hoist in action on jobsites, but we have them up and operational in our factory showroom as well. Below is a Gemini Plus on a Scaff-Trac quickly moving a basket up to height and then trolleying in to unload. Need to double your lifting capacity? Ken shows how fast [...]
Frying Pan Tower is a Coast Guard Light Station about 30 miles off the coast of North Carolina that is being restored. It includes a Bed & Breakfast where the public can stay on the tower for a night or two - or longer if you so desire. Getting supplies up to the tower and [...]
US Glass Magazine posted a short article on the window installation of the top 10 floors of One World Trade Center. This high profile project is being carred out by Benson Industries with the use of Beta Max Smooth Start and Stop LEO XXL Hoist. US Glass has plans to produce an in [...]
2012 proved to be a year when almost everything slowed down or decreased. An annual report from the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Development (CTBUH) showed 12 less tall building projects completed than in 2011. This report was based on these figures: 2011 – 82 tall buildings completed 2012 – 66 tall buildings [...]
I have worked in the scaffolding industry since 1988. In the early 1990’s I was introduced to a machine that changed the entire playing field of that industry. This is my testimonial… The Beta Max Maxial Track Hoist was demonstrated to me, a branch manager, and the owner of a small scaffolding company. I [...]
Beta Max engineered the Max Climber 6000P to be installed temporarily on an incredibly short lead time in order to accommodate a plant shut down and then converted the temporary hoist installation to a permanent industrial elevator.
Industry Leader Beta Max delivers equipment lifting solutions to local Detroit construction Company Tools/Sache, LLC for restoration of the giant historical skyscraper known as “The Guardian Building”. Detroit, Michigan’s giant historical skyscraper “The Guardian”, gets facelift with state of the art lifting equipment from national industry giant Beta Max Hoists. Local Detroit Company Tools/Sache LLC [...]
Beta Max brings power to the people Progress Energy is embarking on a 300 million dollar overhaul of the Crystal River nuclear power plant in Central Florida—one of the most ambitious outages in U.S. history—and they have turned to Beta Max Hoists to see the project done safely and efficiently. Nuclear power plants typically refuel [...]
On the World Trade Center Freedom Tower One, Benson Industries used a unique Beta Max portable hoist setup to install glass panels on the top floors.