In addition to our standard range of blocks and swivels Nobles can design, manufacture and proof test custom made application specific blocks on request. All of our blocks are designed and manufactured in accordance with relevant Australian Standards.
Varying capacities and configurations are available and blocks up to 1,000 tonne proof load testing capacity can be manufactured.
Numerous combinations of sheaves, head fittings, beckets, hooks and side plates can be supplied as required.
Custom made blocks have been designed and manufactured for a wide range of applications including crane fall blocks, traditional lifting snatch blocks and recovery blocks. Nobles blocks are extremely durable and will provide a long service life even in the most arduous conditions.
This fall block for an offshore crane was designed, manufactured and tested to marine specifications and has special features such as some stainless steel components and marine paint. It was also Lloyd's certified.
This crane fall block was for a special application in a smelter and is used for handling hot metal. The block was designed in such a way that it could accommodate the small amount of headroom that was available and is constructed to withstand the extreme environment of the smelter.