Bishop Lifting Products acquired Western Sling Company, headquartered in Sedalia, CO, in September of 2019. Along with a branch operation in Casper, Wyoming, they have been in business since 1971. Western Sling is recognized as one of the leading providers of rigging and lifting equipment in the Rocky Mountain region. This acquisition expands BLP’s presence in the Midwest regions of the US, along with the access to markets currently being serviced by Western Sling.
Western Sling Company is a manufacturer and distributor of rigging, lifting, and material handling equipment. In fact, this includes hooks, hoists, shackles, rings, and other cargo control and material handling gear. Our understanding, knowledge, and capabilities provide our customers with solutions to their rigging and material handling needs. The Sedalia, CO location is centrally located, allowing for quick responses and fast logistics to our U.S. and international customers. As a business with over 37,000 sqft of fabrication and warehouse facilities, we can help with all your industrial needs. We additionally house products from the finest manufacturers in the industry, such as Crosby Group, Van Beest, Elephant, and all-Grip. Western Sling also helps customers with compliance, load testing, and certifications. We proudly look forward to being the number one source for all your rigging and material handling needs. Contact us today with any questions, or browse our catalog of rigging, lifting, and material handling equipment.
Within SBP Holdings, Western Sling can now supply Fluid Power, Hose, and Rubber as well as Crane Manufacturing, rental, and Fabrication of lifting devices. We also have access to over $180 million of inventory. Bishop Lifting, along with Singer Equities and Dakota Fluid Power, are wholly-owned subsidiaries of SBP Holdings, headquartered in Houston, TX. With 97 locations, SBP provides industrial rubber, wire rope, rigging, fluid power products, and services to a broad range of industrial markets throughout North America. More information can be obtained at www.sbpholdings.com, www.Lifting.com, and www.westernsling.com.