North American Access Equipment News – Page 17

  • MEC Aerial Work Platforms' new 4069 scissor lift
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    MEC phase out complete

    2013-01-28T09:30:00Z

    MEC Aerial Work Platforms has built the last of its 72 Series of rough terrain scissor lifts. The phase out of the 72 Series coincides with the release of the company's MEC 4069

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    Utility rentals leader NESCO acquires UELC

    2013-01-04T17:24:00Z

    NESCO Sales and Rentals has acquired Utility Equipment Leasing Corp. (UELC), which adds more than 500 pieces of utility equipment to NESCO’s fleet. The announcement comes just six months after NESCO bought 250 utility trucks from Penske Truck Leasing Co.

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    BilJax launches new website

    2012-12-17T21:41:00Z

    The Haulotte Group has added a number of features to its new www.biljax.com website. Most noticeable is the overall change of design, offering visitors a "clean and easy site to browse," the company said.

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    MEC to launch new RT scissor

    2012-12-07T17:35:00Z

    MEC Aerial Work Platforms is introducing a new 40-foot rough terrain scissor lift to the market. The 4069RT will be available in electric and diesel power, with the electric 4069 introduced first at The Rental Show followed by the diesel variant in the second quarter of 2013.

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    Enter the MastClimber20 list

    2012-12-03T17:08:00Z

    Access, Lift Handlers has started compiling data for its annual MastClimber20 (M20) report. The M20 ranks mast climber-owning rental companies in North America by number of drives it owns. In order to make the list as concise as possible, we need your information.

  • The newly updated Genie Z-45/25.
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    Terex AWP updates Genie Z-45 boom

    2012-11-26T21:36:00Z

    Terex Aerial Work Platforms has made vast improvements to its popular Z-45/25 rough terrain boom, which the company will showcase at The Rental Show in 2013, ALH has learned.

  • IAPA
    Article

    Haulotte joins growing group of IAPA sponsors

    2012-11-26T21:03:00Z

    Haulotte Group has signed up to sponsor the 2013 International Awards for Powered Access (IAPAs) slated for March 26, 2013 in Miami. The company confirmed the drinks reception sponsorship for the evening of the awards held March 26.

  • All Access Equipment based in Wilmington, MA, has just opened a new facility, pictured here.
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    All Access Equipment opens new facility

    2012-11-26T17:50:00Z

    Massachusetts-based All Access Equipment, the North American distributor of CMC Narrow Access Compact Crawler Lifts, has opened a new facility.

  • Norwegian rental firm Uco takes delivery of its new fleet of Leonardo HD work platforms
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    Bravi fulfils second Uco platform order

    2012-11-07T22:02:00Z

    Italian manufacturer Bravi Platforms has delivered a second consignment of Leonardo HD work platforms to Norwegian rental firm Uco.

  • Farmington Natural Stone’s new Bobcat TL470 telescopic handler
    Article

    Farmington Quarry acquires Bobcat handler

    2012-11-04T23:08:00Z

    The UK’s Farmington Natural Stone has purchased a new Bobcat TL470 telescopic handler for use at its quarry at Northleach, Gloucestershire.

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    Genie Runabout for North America

    2012-10-30T15:31:00Z

    The new Genie GR-26J Runabout self-propelled vertical mast with jib has been introduced to the American national Standards Institute (ANSI) and CSA markets

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    Five injured in Vancouver scaffold collapse

    2012-10-30T02:06:00Z

    Five workers were injured in a scaffolding collapse Oct. 25 in Shaughnessy, Vancouver, Canada.

  • TNT Stack Equipment painted this 2005 Genie S60 pink for NES in support of breast cancer charities.
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    TNT Stack and NES partner for Breast Cancer Awareness month

    2012-10-26T21:11:00Z

    TNT Stack Equipment, Inc. and NES Rentals recently painted a boom lift pink to promote Breast Cancer Awareness month in October.

  • Custom Equipment has made significant changes to its push-around Hy-Brid HB-P830 recently.
    Article

    Custom Equipment updates HB-P830 scissor

    2012-10-25T23:18:00Z

    Scissor lift manufacturer Custom Equipment has made changes to its push-around scissor in order to significantly reduce weight, the company tells Access, Lift Handlers.

  • The new Titan scissor lift from Cushman and Custom Equipment
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    New niche scissor from Custom Equipment and Cushman

    2012-10-24T22:15:00Z

    Custom Equipment, which produces the Hy-Brid range of scissor lifts, has joined up with commercial and utility vehicle manufacturer Cushman to make a niche two-passenger scissor lift.

  • Haulotte
    Article

    Haulotte growth offset by flat Europe

    2012-10-16T17:47:00Z

    Haulotte Group reported third quarter revenues of €76.7 million, similar to the same quarter in 2011, but with slowing sales in Europe offsetting growth elsewhere.

  • Prolift Access added 28 Youngman light-weight scissors to its fleet to meet demand, the company said
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    Prolift Access adds 28 Youngman scissors to fleet

    2012-10-15T15:52:00Z

    Prolift Access, based in Somerset, UK has added 25 Youngman BoSS X3X push-around scissor lifts and three X3X-SP self-propelled models to its fleet. They will meet “strong demand for ultra compact machines able to tackle a variety of low level tasks,” said the company.

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    Worker electrocuted while trimming trees

    2012-10-09T21:24:00Z

    A man trimming trees from a bucket truck was electrocuted Monday in Miami.

  • IAPA
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    Terex AWP joins gold IAPA sponsors

    2012-10-09T15:07:00Z

    Terex Aerial Work Platforms (AWP) has taken on a gold sponsorshop for the 2013 International Awards for Powered Access (IAPAs). The company confirmed a gold sponsorship for the awards on Oct. 5.

  • JLG's new SkyGuard aftermarket accessory.
    Article

    JLG introduces SkyGuard accessory

    2012-10-03T16:10:00Z

    JLG Industries, Inc., has announced the availability of SkyGuard, an aftermarket accessory that provides enhanced control panel protection for boom lifts, the company said.