3 Common Wire Rope Damage Types

Many industries are concerned with extending the life of their wire ropes as long as possible, and rightly so. Wire ropes are an expensive and essential asset; without them, many…

Overhead Cranes vs Hoists: Key Differences

  • Post published:November 15, 2022
  • Post category:Wire Ropes

Overhead cranes and hoists are terms used interchangeably despite both having key distinct differences. While a hoist and overhead crane may seem similar, it's essential to understand the differences between…

5 Ways to Get Optimum Performance from Wire Ropes

  • Post published:June 14, 2022
  • Post category:Wire Ropes

Wire ropes are an expensive and important investment, essential for many different industries. Without them, the entire worksite can experience an expensive and inconvenient pause, putting workers out of work…

Why You Need to Lubricate Your Wire Ropes

Wire ropes are a complex mechanical tool with many different factors influencing their strength and composition. The many moving parts of a wire rope combine to provide support and allow…

What Makes a Good Wire Rope Lubricant?

Used in conjunction with a high-quality lubricant, the Viper Wire Rope Lubrication System has the ability to increase the life of your wire ropes by up to 300%. Effective lubrication…

Wire Rope Lubricant for Specific Applications

  • Post published:February 23, 2022
  • Post category:Company News

There are many different types of machines and structures that rely on wire ropes for their daily operational life. Typical industrial application of wire ropes includes cranes, overhead cranes or…


  • Post published:February 13, 2019
  • Post category:Company News

Australia’s leading lubrication solutions provider, Lubrication Engineers Australia have officially launched their new product: the Viper Maxi MK II, an addition to the popular MK II range of Viper lubricators. Currently the largest…

Viper – Technical Update

  • Post published:February 13, 2019
  • Post category:Company News

Lubrication Engineers are pleased to announce a technical update to our Viper Wire Rope Lubricator from our Research and Development Team. Following feedback from our customers around the world the…