About Us

Our Story

Hoisting Equipment Specialists (HES Group) is an Australian owned and operated business providing quality lifting, rigging, materials handling and height safety products and services to major industries including construction, engineering, hire, mining, winder energy, crane, utilities, government and entertainment.

At HES Group, we are committed to supplying the most robust, safe and practical range of equipment that meets the demands of modern-day industry.

Established in 1982, Hoisting Equipment Specialists is a group focused on delivering expert knowledge and experience to assist our clients in delivering a safer and effective solution for individual requirements and projects.

We offer the highest quality brands both locally and internationally.

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We provide a comprehensive lifting, rigging & height safety solution inspection process, to support our client’s requirements under all relevant Australian Standards.

We have developed solutions to help businesses ensure that their lifting, rigging & height safety equipment is always compliant, and you are able to access necessary inspection history and reports at any time of the day or night. Our web based Inspectsafe software allows you to keep a better track of your assets to improve compliance.

Our inspection program is easily accessible and can enable customers to manage and track equipment by type and/or location and view a summary of inspections on their equipment.


To complement our product range, all locations have testing and manufacturing facilities. We can accommodate the most challenging industry requirements and have the ability to provide service arrangements to any organisation. Our main testing equipment includes a 20 tonne test bed and 10 tonne vertical tower in NSW along with a 30 tonne test bed in QLD allowing us to test an extensive range of equipment.

We can also provide inspection and testing services for overhead cranes and hoists.

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