Friday Fun: JLG Debuts Podcast on JLG DirectAccess
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Friday Fun: JLG Debuts Podcast on JLG DirectAccess

First in a series of educational podcasts focuses on ANSI A92 changes JLG Industries Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company and leading global manufacturer of mobile…

Hy-Brid Lifts Has Customized a Lift Specifically for Textile Mills
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Hy-Brid Lifts Has Customized a Lift Specifically for Textile Mills

Hy-Brid Lifts, an industry leader in high-quality, low-level access equipment, offers a PA-1030 push-around lift with a customized platform designed for textile mills. The narrow…

First Stone Laid at Manitou’s New Aerial Work Platform Factory in France, Facility Will Help Supply the US
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First Stone Laid at Manitou’s New Aerial Work Platform Factory in France, Facility Will Help Supply the US

The Manitou group, a world leader in rough-terrain handling and owner of American compact equipment brands Gehl and Mustang by Manitou, has started construction of…

JLG SkySense Delivers Awesome Object Detection and Advanced Operator Experience
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JLG SkySense Delivers Awesome Object Detection and Advanced Operator Experience

JLG Industries Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company and a leading global manufacturer of aerial work platforms and telehandlers, is now offering its SkySense technology for…

Details on All of Genie’s Newest Products Announced This Week, Scissors, Accessories, Tires, Tracks and Beyond
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Details on All of Genie’s Newest Products Announced This Week, Scissors, Accessories, Tires, Tracks and Beyond

This week I was in Redmond, Wash. (see proof here), inspecting the latest equipment released from MEWP manufacturer Genie. I’m doing a big feature on…

Editor at Large: Enjoy Some Photos of the Genie Press Event Held this Week in Redmond, Wash.
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Editor at Large: Enjoy Some Photos of the Genie Press Event Held this Week in Redmond, Wash.

Earlier this week, I was out in the Pacific Northwest, enjoying the hospitality of the aerial lift experts of Genie. The Terex brand invited journalists…

Elevating Beyond Education: MEWP Operator Training Is Not the Finish Line, It’s the Starting Line
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Elevating Beyond Education: MEWP Operator Training Is Not the Finish Line, It’s the Starting Line

Many users and owners of mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs, formerly known as aerial work platforms or AWPs) believe that operator training is the ultimate…

Need a Lift?
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Need a Lift?

Grab a Towable Boom Lift and Go Sometimes your projects call for a lot of height. Maybe it’s washing some windows, tree trimming or putting…

Get Your MEWP Questions Answered: Genie Hosts ‘Ask Me Anything’ Event All This Week (Aug. 19-23)
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Get Your MEWP Questions Answered: Genie Hosts ‘Ask Me Anything’ Event All This Week (Aug. 19-23)

Genie invites customers to ask questions and get answers about the significance and importance of safety and productivity accessories for aerial equipment, including mobile elevating…

Genie Celebrates Manufacturing Milestone
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Genie Celebrates Manufacturing Milestone

Within two months, the Terex Aerial Work Platforms (AWP) Changzhou plant will celebrate the production of the 1,000th Genie GS-1330m scissor lift, introduced globally in…

ANSI Insights: New Stand-Alone MEWP Training Standard Provides Clearer Picture of Compliance
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ANSI Insights: New Stand-Alone MEWP Training Standard Provides Clearer Picture of Compliance

New ANSI A92 standards for mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs, formerly known as AWPs) go into effect this December, for the first time including a…

Serious Labs Developing VR Training Modules for IPAF PAL+ Advanced Operator Certification
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Serious Labs Developing VR Training Modules for IPAF PAL+ Advanced Operator Certification

At the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) INNOVATE event in Chicago yesterday, Edmonton-based Serious Labs, the world leader in virtual reality (VR) solutions for training…

ANSI Insights: What to Know About the New Mobile Elevating Work Platform Standards
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ANSI Insights: What to Know About the New Mobile Elevating Work Platform Standards

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…

Scissor Kick: Let’s Look at the  Latest Units and Technologies in the Rough Terrain  Scissor Lift Market
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Scissor Kick: Let’s Look at the Latest Units and Technologies in the Rough Terrain Scissor Lift Market

When the job to be done is overhead, and materials, tools and several workmen must be up there to do it, aerial work platforms are…

JLG Introduces Larger Material Racks for Scissor Lifts
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JLG Introduces Larger Material Racks for Scissor Lifts

New racks provide safe and efficient transfer of sizable materials on the jobsite JLG Industries Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company, and a leading global manufacturer…

Avoid Mast Chaos: Top Reasons to Replace a Mast Lift With a Low-Level Lift
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Avoid Mast Chaos: Top Reasons to Replace a Mast Lift With a Low-Level Lift

What happens when the tools designed to make jobs faster, easier and safer fail to live up to those expectations? Productivity and profits pay the…

The Details on Custom Equipment’s Next Generation of Hy-Brid Lifts
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The Details on Custom Equipment’s Next Generation of Hy-Brid Lifts

Custom Equipment LLC, an industry leader in high-quality, low-level access equipment, recently announced the next generation of Hy-Brid Lifts to better align with individual user…

JLG Celebrates Latest ‘Crews Across America’ Winner, Erie Events in Pennsylvania
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JLG Celebrates Latest ‘Crews Across America’ Winner, Erie Events in Pennsylvania

Company operates arena, baseball complex, convention center and historic theatre in Erie, Pa JLG Industries Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company and a leading global manufacturer…

Going Up: Vertical Mast Lifts Are Rising in  Popularity for Elevated Construction Work
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Going Up: Vertical Mast Lifts Are Rising in Popularity for Elevated Construction Work

Mobile. Small. Tall. Many compact machines boast the first two characteristics, but doing “tall” work often comes at the expense of compactness. Not so for…

JLG Innovations and Team Members to Be Featured on National TV Series ‘Inside the Blueprint’
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JLG Innovations and Team Members to Be Featured on National TV Series ‘Inside the Blueprint’

Fox Business Channel to air JLG segment on Father’s Day, June 16 JLG Industries Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company and a leading global manufacturer of…