Learn How ANSI Safety Standards Are Changing Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs)
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Learn How ANSI Safety Standards Are Changing Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs)

Mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs) lift workers, tools and supplies for the completion of many different types of overhead jobs. Formerly known as aerial work…

MEWP Maintenance: Mobile Elevating Work Platform Maintenance Can Drive Lower Total Cost of Ownership
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MEWP Maintenance: Mobile Elevating Work Platform Maintenance Can Drive Lower Total Cost of Ownership

Proper maintenance of access equipment allows owners to operate and/or rent a safer fleet of machines that offer optimal performance and uptime. Failure to properly…

BOOM! BOOM! We Ask Three Top Boom Lift Manufacturers for Two Things: A Cool Unit and Insightful Advice
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BOOM! BOOM! We Ask Three Top Boom Lift Manufacturers for Two Things: A Cool Unit and Insightful Advice

Selection Tips & Tech Advice Cool Unit: 340AJ Articulating Boom Lift This ANSI 92.20 compliant boom lift delivers over 33 ft, 10 in. of platform…

Manitou Adds the New VJR 26 Vertical Mast to Its Growing North American MEWP Offerings
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Manitou Adds the New VJR 26 Vertical Mast to Its Growing North American MEWP Offerings

Manitou recently announced the new VJR 26 vertical mast platform to its elevated work platform product lineup for the North America market. The new Manitou…

JCB Launches the 66-40E Electric Teletruk
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JCB Launches the 66-40E Electric Teletruk

JCB recently announced the launch of the 66-40E Electric Teletruk to customers in the United States. The 66-40E is an industry exclusive among industrial forklifts,…

AUSA Launches Five New Products Globally at Its Product Presentation
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AUSA Launches Five New Products Globally at Its Product Presentation

AUSA has introduced the world to its five new machines, completing the manufacturer’s extensive catalogue of compact all-terrain vehicles. The presentation, which was made in…

Maintenance High Points: Electric Scissor Lifts Require Routine Service to Enhance Safety and Performance
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Maintenance High Points: Electric Scissor Lifts Require Routine Service to Enhance Safety and Performance

Widely used in commercial construction, electric scissor lifts are ideal for working at height on projects requiring plumbing, hanging drywall, electrical work, painting and a…

Scissor Safety: Let’s Delve into How ANSI-Compliant Training and Tech Are Changing the Industry
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Scissor Safety: Let’s Delve into How ANSI-Compliant Training and Tech Are Changing the Industry

Aerial lift machines are changing dramatically in 2020. We call them MEWPs now, for starters (mobile elevating work platforms). At the heart of these big…

Crews Building More than Hospital on Michigan Project
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Crews Building More than Hospital on Michigan Project

For many contractors, whether general, electrical, HVAC or mechanical, every now and then a project comes along and its impact trickles beyond the building’s future…

Dig This Impressive COVID-19 Street Art, Painted for Charity with the Help of a Snorkel Scissor Lift
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Dig This Impressive COVID-19 Street Art, Painted for Charity with the Help of a Snorkel Scissor Lift

Snorkel, a leading global manufacturer of mobile elevating work platforms, supported renowned street artist Gent 48 in creating a COVID-19 themed mural in Birmingham, UK….

Elevate Daily Maintenance on Your Scissor Lifts with This Thorough Schedule
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Elevate Daily Maintenance on Your Scissor Lifts with This Thorough Schedule

Mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs), which are designed to elevate workers and tools to work at height, are some of the most frequently rented and…

Ahern Companies, Including Ahern Rentals, Pick Trackunit as Its Telematics Platform Partner
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Ahern Companies, Including Ahern Rentals, Pick Trackunit as Its Telematics Platform Partner

The Ahern Family of Companies (“Ahern Companies”) recently announced that it has selected Trackunit as its telematics platform partner. Owned by Don F. Ahern, the…

Equipment Finders Inc. Sees Success Improving Jobsite Safety with New Push-Around Scissor Lifts
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Equipment Finders Inc. Sees Success Improving Jobsite Safety with New Push-Around Scissor Lifts

Equipment Finders Inc. (EFI), a Nashville-based construction equipment rental center, has expanded its product offering by introducing a fleet of push-around scissor lifts from Hy-Brid…

Boom Lifts: Let’s Learn the Ins and Outs of Articulated and Telescopic Booms
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Boom Lifts: Let’s Learn the Ins and Outs of Articulated and Telescopic Booms

Getting from ground-level to a warehouse shelf or to a dirty foyer window or a burned-out streetlight used to mean hauling out ladders or erecting…

Equipment Finders Rental Center Sees More Success and Safety with New Push-Around Scissor Lifts
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Equipment Finders Rental Center Sees More Success and Safety with New Push-Around Scissor Lifts

Equipment Finders Inc. (EFI), a Nashville-based construction equipment rental center, has expanded its product offering by introducing a fleet of push-around scissor lifts from Hy-Brid…

Snorkel Joins Cat Allied Vendor Program
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Snorkel Joins Cat Allied Vendor Program

Snorkel, a leading global manufacturer of mobile elevating work platforms, announces its partnership with Caterpillar Inc. as a preferred vendor for The Cat Allied Vendor…

Winning the Safety Race: Why Scissor Lifts Take First
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Winning the Safety Race: Why Scissor Lifts Take First

Whether young or old, short or tall, every employee has the right to be safe while performing tasks on the jobsite, and high-reach work in…

Project Delivery Tactics Aid in Completion of Akron Children’s Hospital Addition
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Project Delivery Tactics Aid in Completion of Akron Children’s Hospital Addition

Construction jobsites have evolved over the years. Tools that were once ideal may now be out of date. For example, the first hammer ever made…

Let’s Run Down the First Large Deck Construction Scissor Lift in Snorkel’s New Trio
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Let’s Run Down the First Large Deck Construction Scissor Lift in Snorkel’s New Trio

Entering the large deck construction scissor lift market for the first time, Snorkel introduced the first model in its new family of three heavy-duty, rough…

JLG and ABC Keystone Partner to Provide Enhanced Equipment Safety Training
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JLG and ABC Keystone Partner to Provide Enhanced Equipment Safety Training

A strategic partnership between JLG Industries Inc. and Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) has resulted in enhanced equipment training at the ABC Keystone Chapter with…