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Spider® Glazier 2200 Maximizes Productivity on Philadelphia Curtain Wall Project
Material Handling & Storage

Spider® Glazier 2200 Maximizes Productivity on Philadelphia Curtain Wall Project

Innovative lifting solution saves contractor time and money Seattle, WA, November 21, 2017 – Spider recently rented three Glazier 2200s to Reilly Glazing, Inc. for glass installation on the façade of the new Aramark headquarters in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The innovative Glazier 2200, a mobile, counterweighted lifting solution, delivers swift speeds up to 70 feet per minute, high lifting...

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UpPro P2514 GHS Hoist features 5,500 lb capacity.
Material Handling & Storage

UpPro P2514 GHS Hoist features 5,500 lb capacity.

UpPro P2514 GHS Hoist comes with variable frequency drive (VFD), detachable control unit and controlled descent feature. Hoist offers multi-speed control of up to 60 ft per minute for guided high speed applications. Unit is designed with torque-based overload protection and externally mounted Overspeed Safety Lock (OSL). UpPro P2514 GHS is rated to UL standards and suitable for heavy lifting...

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Spider Engineers Custom Solution for New Construction in Bellevue, Washington
Non-Industrial Products

Spider Engineers Custom Solution for New Construction in Bellevue, Washington

Seattle - Spider, a division of SafeWorks, LLC, provided a custom suspended access solution for installation of window walls on the new 16- story Centre 425 commercial office facility in Bell evue, Washington. All New Glass, Inc. required an access solution that would enable its crews to work on three faces of the building simultaneously. Additionally, the contractors required that the...

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Controls & Controllers

Spider Provides Access Solution for MGM National Harbor in Maryland

Seattle – Spider, a division of SafeWorks, LLC, provided the suspended access solution for faÃ-§ade work during the construction of MGM National Harbor, the newest luxury hotel and casino resort in Maryland. TSI Corporation turned to Spider to develop an access solution for the curtain wall and sunshade installations and glass replacements on the 24-story hotel. Spider provided five modular...

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Spider Provides Access and Fall Protection for Mural Project in Milwaukee
Controls & Controllers

Spider Provides Access and Fall Protection for Mural Project in Milwaukee

Seattle – Spider, a division of SafeWorks, LLC, has been putting muralists to work around the country, most recently providing the suspended access and fall protection solution for the painting of a frog mural in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Black Cat Alley, the group responsible for commissioning the European artist MTO to paint the iconic mural on Milwaukee’s east side, turned to Spider to get...

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Spider Returns to San Francisco's Bay Bridge with Complete Access Solution
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Spider Returns to San Francisco's Bay Bridge with Complete Access Solution

Seattle – Spider, a division of SafeWorks, LLC, hasbeen providing suspended access solutions throughout various construction and retrofitting phases of San Francisco’s Bay Bridge, most recently supplying the access, fall protection, and training solution for electrical work including low voltage upgrades and network service installations. Rosendin Electric turned to Spider when faced with the...

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Spider Provides Access Solution for Curtain Wall Installation at RIU Hotel Times Square, New York
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Spider Provides Access Solution for Curtain Wall Installation at RIU Hotel Times Square, New York

Seattle – Spider, a division of SafeWorks, LLC, recently provided a complete access equipment solution for the curtain wall installation on the new 29-story luxury RIU Hotel Times Square in New York. Faced with a challenging rooftop landscape that was filled with obstructive mechanical equipment and a complex air conditioning unit, Doria, Inc. turned to Spider for an innovative access solution....

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Spider Provides Largest Blade Access Platform to Date to Uruguay Wind Farm
Machinery & Machining Tools

Spider Provides Largest Blade Access Platform to Date to Uruguay Wind Farm

Seattle – Spider, a division of SafeWorks, LLC, recently provided the largest Blade Access Platform (BAP) to date for Akuo Energy Uruguay. Akuo Energy is France's leading independent producer of renewable energy and has subsidiaries in ten countries including Uruguay, their gateway to the Latin American region. With two wind farms currently in operation, Parque EÃ-³lico Minas and Parque...

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Spider Systems Group Provides Expert Access Solution at Columbia University Medical Center, New York
Material Handling & Storage

Spider Systems Group Provides Expert Access Solution at Columbia University Medical Center, New York

Seattle – Spider, a division of SafeWorks, LLC, provided a complex access solution for the challenging faÃ-§ade installation on Columbia University Medical Center’s (CUMC) new, 14-story art education center in Washington Heights, New York. The unique architectural design of the building consisted of irregularly stacked glass panels supported by delicate glass fins on the south end, and an...

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Spider Provides Access for Painting of St. Louis Mural
Portable Tools

Spider Provides Access for Painting of St. Louis Mural

Seattle – Spider, a division of SafeWorks, LLC, recently provided the suspended scaffolding solution for the painting of a custom 1,200 square foot mural on the exterior faÃ-§ade of a radio station’s headquarters in St. Louis. The talented muralist team from On the Wall Productions turned to Spider for a standard rental equipment solution to get them to the work. Spider provided two swing...

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Spider® Glazier 2200 Maximizes Productivity on Philadelphia Curtain Wall Project
Material Handling & Storage

Spider® Glazier 2200 Maximizes Productivity on Philadelphia Curtain Wall Project

Innovative lifting solution saves contractor time and money Seattle, WA, November 21, 2017 – Spider recently rented three Glazier 2200s to Reilly Glazing, Inc. for glass installation on the façade of the new Aramark headquarters in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The innovative Glazier 2200, a mobile, counterweighted lifting solution, delivers swift speeds up to 70 feet per minute, high lifting...

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Company News

Spider® Provides Suspended Access Solution for High-End Residential Construction Project

Multiple trades utilize fifteen swing stages, thirty hoists and more Seattle, WA, February 23, 2018 – Spider is supplying general contractor Haselden Construction with a complete suspended motorized access solution during the construction of the 12 - story Laurel Cherry Creek luxury condominium in Denver, Colorado. Fifteen Spider swing stages ranging in length from thirteen to forty feet and...

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Company News

Spider® Celebrates 70 Years of Innovation

Inventors of powered suspended access solution still leading industry today Seattle, WA, March 9, 2017 – Spider by Safway Group, the trusted leader in powered suspended access, is celebrating its 70th anniversary throughout 2017. “The theme ‘70 Years of Innovation’ succinctly captures the essence of the Spider brand,” said David Beckett, vice president and general manager, Spider...

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UpPro P2514 GHS Hoist features 5,500 lb capacity.
Material Handling & Storage

UpPro P2514 GHS Hoist features 5,500 lb capacity.

UpPro P2514 GHS Hoist comes with variable frequency drive (VFD), detachable control unit and controlled descent feature. Hoist offers multi-speed control of up to 60 ft per minute for guided high speed applications. Unit is designed with torque-based overload protection and externally mounted Overspeed Safety Lock (OSL). UpPro P2514 GHS is rated to UL standards and suitable for heavy lifting...

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Mergers & Acquisitions

Safway Group Acquires SafeWorks, a Global Leader in Motorized Suspended Access

Adds leading brands, Spider®, Power Climber®, and Power Climber Wind® WAUKESHA, Wis. – November 8, 2016 – In a move toward continued growth and expansion of its suspended access business, Safway Group Holding LLC has acquired SafeWorks, LLC, a portfolio company of Evergreen Pacific Partners, Seattle, WA, and a global leader with highly recognized brands, including Spider®, Power...

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Spider Engineers Custom Solution for New Construction in Bellevue, Washington
Non-Industrial Products

Spider Engineers Custom Solution for New Construction in Bellevue, Washington

Seattle - Spider, a division of SafeWorks, LLC, provided a custom suspended access solution for installation of window walls on the new 16- story Centre 425 commercial office facility in Bell evue, Washington. All New Glass, Inc. required an access solution that would enable its crews to work on three faces of the building simultaneously. Additionally, the contractors required that the...

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People in the News

SafeWorks Hires Vishnu Irigireddy as Vice President of Global Engineering

SEATTLEÂ- - SafeWorks, LLC welcomed Vishnu Irigireddy as Vice President of Global Engineering. He will be based at the corporate headquarters in Seattle and will report directly to SafeWorks’ CEO Scott Farrell. Vishnu is responsible for all product-related engineering functions including new product innovation and development, technology roadmapping, and management of intellectual...

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Controls & Controllers

Spider Provides Access Solution for MGM National Harbor in Maryland

Seattle – Spider, a division of SafeWorks, LLC, provided the suspended access solution for faÃ-§ade work during the construction of MGM National Harbor, the newest luxury hotel and casino resort in Maryland. TSI Corporation turned to Spider to develop an access solution for the curtain wall and sunshade installations and glass replacements on the 24-story hotel. Spider provided five modular...

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Spider Provides Access and Fall Protection for Mural Project in Milwaukee
Controls & Controllers

Spider Provides Access and Fall Protection for Mural Project in Milwaukee

Seattle – Spider, a division of SafeWorks, LLC, has been putting muralists to work around the country, most recently providing the suspended access and fall protection solution for the painting of a frog mural in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Black Cat Alley, the group responsible for commissioning the European artist MTO to paint the iconic mural on Milwaukee’s east side, turned to Spider to get...

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Spider Returns to San Francisco's Bay Bridge with Complete Access Solution
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Spider Returns to San Francisco's Bay Bridge with Complete Access Solution

Seattle – Spider, a division of SafeWorks, LLC, hasbeen providing suspended access solutions throughout various construction and retrofitting phases of San Francisco’s Bay Bridge, most recently supplying the access, fall protection, and training solution for electrical work including low voltage upgrades and network service installations. Rosendin Electric turned to Spider when faced with the...

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