Southern International Professional Engineering (SIPE) is dedicated to the design, manufacturing, service and support for lifting beams, spreader beams, below the hook beam design, custom made beams & more.
At Southern International Professional Engineering, our mission is to empower industries and businesses through cutting-edge lifting solutions. We are dedicated to designing, manufacturing, and delivering lifting beams, spreader beams, custom-made lifting devices, and more, all tailored to meet our customers’ unique needs.
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Producing superior lifting devices and designs by experienced American Craftsmen and Professional Engineers, supported by a responsive, friendly and accessible customer service team is who we are. Our product potential and capabilities in the Lifting, Crane and Rigging Industry is extensive.
Frederick "Fred" Sills
The driving force behind our business, with over 40 years of invaluable experience as a licensed professional engineer. As a 38-year veteran who served from Vietnam to the 2nd Gulf War, Frederick exemplifies leadership and dedication. His extensive educational background includes an outstanding achievement of 4 Master’s degrees and 4 Bachelor’s degrees in different fields, underscoring his thirst for knowledge. Additionally, he has published numerous papers on technology and engineering, further showcasing his expertise in the industry.
CHIEF OPERATIONS OFFICER/SALES
James "Jim" Meadows
We were founded and are currently managed by a licensed, Florida professional engineer with over 40 years experience.
This engineering focus forms the core of our business. An equally experienced sales, service and manufacturing team rounds out our lineup to ensure that our customized lifting devices are made with the specifications and requirements that are successfully translated into safe, functional, quality products. We proudly comply with the Presidential Executive Order #13788 and Federal Trade Commission requirements for the “Produced in the United States” designation.