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hoists work. On the manufacturer’s recommendation, the hoist has to be replaced every 5 years, and we’re approved by the OEM to remove the hoists and brakes and at our dedicated service yard, strip them down, overhaul them and to replace the key parts for life extension. “Skyman appointed us as their sole representative in the UK, and Skyform Wind Division has been providing service and maintenance inspections every six months, with overhauls every five years, conforming to LOLER (The Lifting Operations Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998).” In recent years, as part of its Specialist Division and working predominantly in construction, Skyform has diversified and introduced an Eco Divis