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Haulotte's New Electric Rough-Terrain Scissor Lifts Equal Diesel Performance
These new 42- to 52-foot-tall electric scissors can climb slopes and carry up to four workers and a total of 1,650 pounds.
April 26, 2021
Adjust the Tracks and the Boom on Tadano's GTC-2000 Crawler Telecrane
Dubbed a "telecrane," its five-part boom system ranges from 196 to 272 feet.
April 21, 2021
JLG Becomes Second Major OEM to Bow Out of Bauma Trade Show
Why another major OEM is bowing out of the massive construction equipment trade show held only every three years.
April 19, 2021
Battery Runtime Ramped Up With Genie's New E-Drive for GS Scissors
Designed for quiet, emissions-free operation, the scissors provide an alternative to hydraulic-drive aerial platforms.
April 15, 2021
Carry Up to 3 Workers at Height With JLG's New 450AJ HC3 Boom Lift
It's also equipped with new technology, such as load- and tilt-sensing, to meet the new ANSI safety standards for aerial work platforms.
April 13, 2021
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Your Choice: Electric or Diesel With JLG's 8 New Rough-Terrain Scissors?
These new battery-powered AC-drive models have the same platform heights, capacities and travel speed as their four new diesel siblings.
April 8, 2021
Genie’s Redesigned GTH-1056 Telehandler Gets Capacity Boost
A stronger boom and chassis design increases lift capacity by 1,000 pounds at max height over the previous model.
March 18, 2021
Cracking the DaVinci Code: How JLG Created the All-Electric DaVinci Scissor Lift With No Hydraulics
No oil changes or leaks and no inspection worries. Operators can also control drive, steer and load remotely by iOS or Android device with JLG Mobile Control.
March 10, 2021
Tiny Engine, Tall Reach: New Skyjack SJ9664 RT Lift Reaches a Steep 7 Stories
Despite its long 70 feet of working height, here's why this rough-terrain scissor lift is really reaching for a middle ground.
March 2, 2021
Snorkel offering open-cab option on rough-terrain telehandlers (Video)
Snorkel's rough-terrain telehandlers now available with an open cab or fully enclosed cab. Check out Snorkel's video of the new open cab design here.
February 23, 2021
JLG’s 8 New HC3 Boom Lifts Prevent Overloading With Load-Sensing Technology
JLG is rolling out a new line of telescopic and articulated aerial lifts that feature platform heights of 40 to 86 feet and capacity of up to 1,000 pounds.
January 11, 2021
The World’s First Battery-Powered Crawler Crane Has Arrived From Liebherr
The LR 1200.1 unplugged and LR 1250.1 unplugged models are the world's first battery-powered crawler cranes and feature 341 horsepower engines. Details here.
January 4, 2021
JLG’s New 1075 Telehandler Is One of the Tallest and Longest in Its Class
The JLG 1075 ranks as one of the tallest and longest-reaching telehandlers in the 10,000-pound-capacity class.
December 9, 2020
You Can Power JCB’s New Electric 505-20E Telehandler, 19C-1E Compact Excavator With the Same Fast Charger
JCB recently unveiled it's first fully electric telehandler along with a cab option for its current 19C-1E electric compact excavator production. Details here.
November 20, 2020
Gradall, Snorkel Founders Named to AEM Hall of Fame
The AEM Hall of Fame recognizes persons who have designed and contributed to innovations solving critical problems in the industry. Details on Equipment World.
November 20, 2020
Tilting, fully rotating Merlo R70 telehandlers give you just the right view
Italian manufacturer Merlo introduces its R70 rotating telehandlers to the U.S., boasting lift heights of 80 to 91 feet and a capacity of 15,400 pounds.
November 12, 2020
Everything Contractors Need to Know About New ANSI Aerial Lift Standards
Contractors who use telescopic-boom, articulated-boom or scissor-lift aerial platforms face a multitude of changes in how the machines are operated and who can operate them.
August 3, 2020
Genie’s new 13′ platform designed for 2 workers at height
The platform is compatible with the company’s S-65 XC telescopic boom lifts.
July 16, 2020
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Similar But Very Different: Cat Expert Explains the Four 315 and 317 Excavator Models | The Dirt #24
Cat's 315, 315 GC, 317 and 317 GC excavators are all-new inside and out. So much has been packed into these models that in this episode of The Dirt, we've asked Cat excavator expert Brian Stellbrink to break it all down.
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The Contractor of the Year contest recognizes contractors who have annual revenues of between $3 million and $15 million and exemplify the highest standards of construction professionals.
Fullbay’s Guide to Starting a Mobile Repair Shop
If you've ever thought about starting a mobile repair business or adding a mobile tech to your shop, you need to read this guide.