Certifications and Standards

Canada's Lifting & Rigging Safety Experts

Quality and safety inform everything we do at Hercules SLR. Providing quality products and services with the highest standards in safety is integral to our operations and, as such, we are registered with, accredited by or members of the following professional standards organizations:

The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) is established across the world as the leading trade association for all those involved in the lifting industry. They promote enhanced standards and sustainable development for the worldwide lifting and safety industry. The LEEA’s mission is to educate, influence and enable so that best practice is normal practice.

As a full LEEA member, Hercules SLR benefits from unrivalled access to all of the latest technical, legal and safety information necessary to operate successfully in today’s lifting equipment industry.

The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) is an independent, non-governmental international organization with a membership of 165 national standards bodies.

Through its members, it brings together experts to share knowledge and develop voluntary, consensus-based, market relevant international standards that support innovation and provide solutions to global challenges.

Hercules SLR has been an ISO registered and certified company since 1999. Our quality system is based on the international standard ISO 9001:2015.

COR™ is an occupational health and safety accreditation program that verifies a fully implemented safety and health program which meets national standards. The objectives of COR™ are to provide industry employers with an effective safety and health management system to reduce incidents, accidents, and injuries as well as their associated human and financial costs. COR™ is now frequently used as a pre-qualifying and/or condition of contract by public and private project owners across Canada.

COR™ is nationally trademarked and endorsed by participating members of the Canadian Federation of Construction Safety Associations (CFCSA).

The Hercules SLR safety program is COR™ Certified in 3 provinces: Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Alberta.

The Associated Wire Rope Fabricators (AWRF) works to establish, acquire, preserve, and disseminate various technical information, and encourages the development of safety standards and programs, and product identification procedures. Common problems and purposes of the industry, such as those involving production, distribution, service and safety are reviewed and advanced by lawful means on a regular basis.

Hercules SLR is long time member of AWRF, and we constantly strive to maintain the highest standards of quality and service. We are proud of our relationship with AWRF.

DNV is an independent expert in risk management and quality assurance. Driven by their purpose, to safeguard life, property and the environment, they empower their stakeholders with facts and reliable insights, so that critical decisions can be made with confidence. As a trusted voice for many of the world’s most successful organizations, They use their knowledge to advance safety and performance, set industry benchmarks, and inspire and invent solutions to tackle global transformations.

Hercules SLR has service supplier certificates from DNV·GL approving the lifting set products for offshore containers and portable offshore units.

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