About Us

ADB continues to revolutionize the lifting industry by providing safe and innovative products, on time. ADB stocks the largest quantity of standard hoist rings and is the top provider of customized hoist rings and lifting solutions that require unique specifications or plating. ADB hoist rings are engineered lifting points which meet industry and governmental standards and are trusted and used to lift loads every day in all sectors of the economy. Proven reliability of our products since 1942 and exceeding the most stringent requirements is why ADB stands alone as the world’s foremost hoist ring and safety lifting products provider. After all…safety is our only business. ADB is not responsible for inaccuracies within specific dimension charts, due to potential electronic data transferences beyond the control of the company.

The ADB® Mission Statement

It is the mission of every employee in the ADB family to: Provide Innovative and Safe Products on Time

The Safest Lifting Devices and Hardware Available

iso9001ADB is the leader in Hoist Rings and offers other lifting solutions for the manufacturing, construction, concrete, trenching, and precast industries. ADB lifting products are made from high-strength alloy steel. Our ISO 9001:2008 Quality Assurance Program ensures all processes are controlled and implemented per defined procedures providing the highest level of product quality.

Lifting Rings Made in the USA

ADB’s Safety Engineered product line is 100% manufactured and assembled in the USA. All other product lines consist of a majority of USA manufactured components and are assembled and inspected in our Georgia Manufacturing Facility.

Our Company History

ADB, more commonly known as American Drill Bushing, continues to build on a long and distinctive history and reputation as the premier manufacturer of hoist rings and safety lifting devices. Originally founded in California during 1942, the company relocated Headquarters and Manufacturing to Valdosta, Georgia in 2003. Shortly after an acquisition in 2007, the Engineering and Sales Offices moved in June of 2008, consolidating all company operations in Valdosta.

Today, as the industry leader in safety lifting devices, ADB customers can be assured that the company continues its dedication to manufacturing and supplying the highest quality products and supporting services you have come to rely on during our nearly 75 years in this industry. In fact, we are as committed as ever to ADB’s “Safety Is Our Only Business” motto with safety being an integral element of all aspects of our operations and workplace environment. We are extremely proud of our 70 + years of no product failure claims and are dedicated to doing everything we can to extend this distinctive achievement.

Industries Served

ADB hoist rings are trusted and used every day when loads are required to be lifted with certified lifting points. As the originator and industry’s leading manufacturer of hoist rings and safety lifting devices many of sectors of the economy trust and specify ADB hoist rings.

Some industries used are listed below:

  • Aerospace
  • Defense
  • Manufacturing
  • Stamping and Injection Molding
  • Power Generation (nuclear, hydro, wind)
  • Construction
  • Mining
  • Concrete and Precast