Tag: JLG

JLG Present World’s Largest Self-Propelled Boom Lift

This week at ConExpo, JLG Industries will show the world’s largest self-propelled boom lift. The 185-ft. platform height Model 1850SJ Ultra Boom offers users more than 19 stories of working height and nearly 3 million Read More


JLG Improves Remote Diagnostic Capabilities

Rainy days may not stop work on the job site, but they can cause major inconveniences. Especially for technicians who need to troubleshoot equipment on site and their only option is to stand in the Read More


Sales up at JLG in 2nd Quarter of 2013

JLG’s sales increased 7.5% to $817.4 million in the second quarter of its 2013 financial year, compared to same period in 2012. Parent company Oshkosh Corporation said the increase was primarily the result of higher replacement demand for Read More


JLG’s G12-55A Telehandler at Lift & Access Showcase

The 2012 Lift and Access Showcase & Symposium featured walk-around demonstrations of larger telescopic handlers including JLG’s 12,000-lb. model, the G55-12A. JLG’s telehandler offers 12,000-lb. maximum capacity with outriggers down or up. With outrigger support, Read More


Another Promotion at Oshkosh Corporation

Oshkosh Corporation announced that Brad Nelson has been promoted to senior vice president and president of Oshkosh’s commercial business segment. He will assume his new position on March 4, 2013. Nelson is currently serving as Read More

March 13th, 2013 | Tags: , , ,

JLG Promotes a New VP of Sales for South America

JLG Industries, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company and a global leading manufacturer of aerial work platforms and telescopic material handlers, promoted Marcio Cardoso to the position of Vice President of Sales and Aftermarket, South America. Read More

March 13th, 2013 | Tags: , , , ,

JLG Revenues Increased 42% in a Year

JLG has reported a 42 percent rise in revenues for the 12 months to the end of September, while profits more than tripled.  Total revenues for the year were $2.92 billion, 42 percent higher than Read More


SkyGuard Protection SystemAvailable for Older JLG Models

JLG has announced the availability of a retrofit package for its SkyGuard crush protection system. The retrofit kit allows owners to equip almost any JLG diesel/Gas powered boom dating back to 2004 with the new Read More

October 5th, 2012 | Tags: , , , , ,

JLG Cofounder Paul Shockey Passes Away

Grove and JLG veteran Paul Shockey passed away last week at the age of 89. Paul Kenneth Shockey was a native of Maryland and started his career at Landis Tool in Waynesboro, Pennsylvania, later moving Read More

September 25th, 2012 | Tags: , , , ,

JLG to Promote Safety at ASSE Safety 2012 Conference

JLG Industries, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company [NYSE:OSK] and a leading manufacturer of aerial work platforms and telescopic material handlers, will promote safety advocacy, education and awareness at the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) Read More


JLG Telehandlers Receive Upgrades

Telehandlers manufactured by JLG Industries, McConnellsburg, Pa., are undergoing a global color change to maintain a consistent look throughout the world. The main color changes will be the frame and inner boom sections, which are now Read More

April 19th, 2012 | Tags: , , , ,

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: , , , ,

JLG Personal Portable Lifts and Compact Crawler Boom

“Our products are specifically designed to help facilities professionals improve safety, productivity and efficiency, which are the most common challenges that work sites present,” said Randy Marzicola, JLG Industries director of channel development. “We look Read More


JLG Unveils New Low Cost Electric Scissors

JLG has unveiled two new low cost Rental Series electric slab scissor lifts for the Americas and other markets that will take ANSI specified machines.  The new RS range only includes two units, a 1932RS Read More


JLG’s 1500SJ Named Best of What’s New for 2011 in Popular Science Magazine

JLG Industries, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company [NYSE:OSK] and a leading manufacturer of aerial work platforms and telescopic material handlers, today announced that Popular Science magazine included the 1500SJ boom lift among the top 100 Read More