Nobles recommits to stock class-leading RUD lifting points

Tuesday, 30 April 2019

Nobles have recently recommited with RUD Australia to stock RUD lifting points as part of our standard product range in our warehouses around Australia.  This will provide our customers with ready access to class-leading lifting hardware that is fully supported, not only by the lifting and rigging specialists at Nobles, but also by the technical experts at RUD.  Every RUD product has been tested and certified to ensure it meets their exceptional standards for strength, performance and endurance. 

RUD was founded in 1875 by the Rieger family in Germany, over 140 years later this global company continues to focus on excellence in quality and ongoing innovation.  The RUD Group today, employs more than 1,700 people across the world and its products are found in more than 120 countries.  RUD has remained a dynamic business because of their future-oriented solutions and dedication to ongoing research and development.

Nobles standard lifting point product range now includes RUD’s VLBS Load Ring, VLBG-PLUS Load Ring, VRBS-FIX Load Ring and VRS-F Starpoint.

VLBS Load Ring

The VLBS Load Ring is a universal lifting point for welding with a diverse operating range for engineering and plant manufacturing.


The VLBG-PLUS Load Ring is grade 12 and is designed for use in extreme temperatures ranging from -40˚C up to 100˚C and maximum temperature of 350˚C with a reduced WLL.

VRBS-FIX Load Ring

The VRBS-FIX Load Ring is a weld on suspension ring which pivots 180° with clear marking of the minimum WLL for all loading directions and a clamping spring to reduce noise reduction and hold the suspension ring in the requested position.

VRS-F Starpoint

The VRS-F Starpoint is a bolt on lifting point that pivots 360° and comes with a non-exchangeable RUD-Bolt to reduce the usage of improper standard bolts. It also comes in variable bolt lengths for tapped or through holes.

To find out more about these class leading lifting points head to our Product Catalogue and download the RUD product spec sheets.  If you would like to place an order, please give our customer service team a call on 1300 711 559 or email