Tag: Boomlift

Anti-Crushing Devices on Boom Lifts Brought to Forefront

Although still in its infancy, a major technological advancement in the safe use of aerial work platforms is having an impact on the access industry—and you probably didn’t even know it. While an operator being Read More

April 12th, 2012 | Tags: , , , ,

Rental man catapulted from boom

A rental company delivery driver was catapulted out of a boom lift as he was conducting a hand over this weekend. The incident occurred in Grass Valley between Sacramento, California and Lake Tahoe. The man an Read More

August 15th, 2011 | Tags: , ,

JLG access sales up 44%

  JLG owner Oshkosh has reported third quarter results which show a 44.3 percent rise in sales of aerial lifts and telehandlers. Third quarter access and telehandler revenues were $562.7 million, largely due to sales Read More

New president for Hertz Equipment

Hertz has appointed Lois I. Boyd as president of Hertz Equipment Rental, she was leader of the company’s Advantage car rental business. Boyd joined Hertz in 2007 as senior vice president, process improvement and project Read More

JLG up 53.6%

JLG increased its external sales in the first half of its fiscal year by 53.6 percent and moved back into profit. Total sales were down substantially due to the ending of the intercompany military subcontract Read More

JLG Shows Updated and New Models

Lift manufacturer JLG showed off several new models of telehandlers and aerial work platforms at the 2011 ConExpo-ConAg including the all new 1500SJ Ultraboom personnel lift, with a maximum lifting height of 150 ft. and Read More

March 24th, 2011 | Tags: , , , , ,