Which lifting equipment can be inspected?

It is crucial that your work equipment meets the legal standards to guarantee the safety of your employees. This applies to every piece of lifting equipment, from chain and ratchet hoists to hydraulic cylinders and pumps, but also for other work equipment such as: Personal fall protection equipment, fall protection systems, ladders and steps. Our inspectors are educated, certified and continuously kept abreast of the latest developments.

At Mennens we test, inspect, certify and repair amongst others:

Lifting and hoisting equipent

  • Hoists
    • Manual hoists – chain blocks and lever hoists
    • Electric driven hoists
    • Pneumatic driven chain hoists
  • Push trolleys
  • Mechanical trolleys
  • Electric driven trolleys
  • Winches (manual, electric and hydraulic)
  • Clamps and grabs
    • Safety clamps
    • Lifting clamps
    • Beam clamps
    • Safety grabs
  • Steel wire rope, Steel wire rope slings
  • Webbing slings , Round slings and assemblies
  • Hydraulic cylinders, jacks, hoses and pumps
  • Mechanical jacks and lifting equipment
  • Pneumatic lifting bags
  • Lifting magnets and vacuum lifters
  • Lifting beams, Spreader beams, lifting frames

Chain slings, chain assemblies and components

  • Chain slings
  • Master links
  • Hooks
  • Shackles
  • Lifting eyes

Fall protection

  • Safety Harnesses 
  • Life lines, Lanyards
  • Fall arrest blocks
  • Mobile anchor aids (EN-795-B)
  • Anchor slings
  • Fall protection hardware (helmets, swivels, pulleys, ascenders, decenders, carabiners)
  • Rescue and evacuation kits
  • Fall protection systems

Steel wire rope

  • Steel wire rope
  • Steel wire rope slings
  • End fittings

Lifting cranes and accessories

  • Overhead cranes - Girder cranes
  • Gantry cranes
  • Jib cranes
  • Wall mounted cranes
  • Lifting hooks (Pallet hooks, Coil hooks, C-hooks)
  • Crane blocks (single sheave or multi sheaves)


  • Ladders and Stepladders
  • Work platforms
  • Bridging steps
  • Mobile scaffolds
  • Turnbuckles
  • Forks for forklift trucks
  • Forklift attachments
  • Heat treatment
  • MPI / NDO inspections
  • Corner fitting containers
  • Electric tools (NEN 3140)
  • Guy ropes
  • Block, floor and element clamps
  • Jib hooks and crane swivels
  • Lifting tables


Request an inspection of your lifting & hoisting equipment online

Mennens is happy to provide additional information on needed inspections and certifying of lifting equipment and the legal regulations involved.