Aerial/Lifting http://rermag.com/taxonomy/term/7412/more en Joystick Manufacturer UE Components Expands Into Export Market http://rermag.com/international-news/joystick-manufacturer-ue-components-expands-export-market <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Utility Equipment, a U.K.-based distributor of access platforms and specialist cranes has launched a dedicated business, Uniquely Engineered Components Ltd., to handle all design, development and top tier sales activities for its UE Components brand of joystick controllers, control boxes and battery chargers. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/joystick-manufacturer-ue-components-expands-export-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/joystick-manufacturer-ue-components-expands-export-market#comments International News Aerial/Lifting Other Products Tue, 23 May 2017 22:24:00 +0000 88201 at http://rermag.com <p>Uniquely Engineered Components is a manufacturer and distributor of machine control parts, including a range of joystick controllers, control boxes and battery chargers under the UE Components brand.</p> Riwal Sells Three Electric 38-Meter Boomlifts to Norwegian Rental Company http://rermag.com/international-news/riwal-sells-three-electric-38-meter-boomlifts-norwegian-rental-company <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>European aerial rental specialist Riwal has sold its first three 100-percent electric 38-meter boomlifts to an equipment rental company in Norway. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/riwal-sells-three-electric-38-meter-boomlifts-norwegian-rental-company" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/riwal-sells-three-electric-38-meter-boomlifts-norwegian-rental-company#comments International News Aerial/Lifting Mon, 22 May 2017 19:54:00 +0000 88171 at http://rermag.com <p>The JLG 1200SJP units, converted from diesel to electric power, feature a 38-meter working height and 23-meter horizontal outreach.</p> Net First Quarter Sales Decline Although New Products Strong for Manitowoc http://rermag.com/international-news/net-first-quarter-sales-decline-although-new-products-strong-manitowoc <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Manitowoc reported first quarter orders of $488 million, an increase of 17 percent compared to the previous year, which the company attributed to new product innovation. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/net-first-quarter-sales-decline-although-new-products-strong-manitowoc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/net-first-quarter-sales-decline-although-new-products-strong-manitowoc#comments International News Aerial/Lifting Sun, 21 May 2017 06:51:00 +0000 88161 at http://rermag.com <p>A Manitowoc crane on the Erie Canal in upstate New York.</p> Genie Offers Interactive Tool to Help Contractors Calculate Capacity http://rermag.com/headline-news/genie-offers-interactive-tool-help-contractors-calculate-capacity <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/Terex?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about Terex Corp.">Terex</a></span> <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/aeriallifting?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about aerial equipment">Aerial Work Platforms</a></span> is participating in OSHA’s National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction, May 8-12, by introducing the new <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/Genie?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about Genie">Genie</a></span> interactive tool that calculates aerial lifts’ current capacity limits to help educate customers on how the new technology will impact equipment safe use and productivity. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/genie-offers-interactive-tool-help-contractors-calculate-capacity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/genie-offers-interactive-tool-help-contractors-calculate-capacity#comments Contractor News Headline News Aerial/Lifting Sun, 14 May 2017 20:24:00 +0000 87951 at http://rermag.com <p>A new Genie interactive tool calculates the current capacity limits of MEWPs.</p> Sims Crane Grows Four-Year Apprenticeship Program for Crane Operators http://rermag.com/headline-news/sims-crane-grows-four-year-apprenticeship-program-crane-operators <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Sims Crane & Equipment has developed a paid apprenticeship program that will prepare graduates for long-term, stable and potentially lucrative careers in the crane industry. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/sims-crane-grows-four-year-apprenticeship-program-crane-operators" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/sims-crane-grows-four-year-apprenticeship-program-crane-operators#comments Headline News Aerial/Lifting Rental News Sat, 13 May 2017 22:58:00 +0000 87921 at http://rermag.com <p>Recent graduate Clay Crosby completed the apprenticeship program in Mulberry, Fla., and now operates his own crane.</p> New Skyjack White Paper Highlights Key Changes to ANSI Standards http://rermag.com/news-analysis/new-skyjack-white-paper-highlights-key-changes-ansi-standards <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/Skyjack?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about Skyjack">Skyjack</a></span> has released a white paper detailing the major changes to the new <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/aeriallifting?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about aerial equipment">aerial equipment</a></span> standards in North America. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/news-analysis/new-skyjack-white-paper-highlights-key-changes-ansi-standards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/news-analysis/new-skyjack-white-paper-highlights-key-changes-ansi-standards#comments Aerial/Lifting News & Analysis Thu, 11 May 2017 00:50:00 +0000 87891 at http://rermag.com Genie Offers Details on Standards Changes in North America http://rermag.com/headline-news/genie-offers-details-standards-changes-north-america <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In support of OSHA’s National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction week, May 8-12, <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/Genie?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about Genie">Genie</a></span> has released its “Upcoming Changes to ANSI A92 & CSA B354 Standards presentation to help raise safety awareness in the aerial access industry. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/genie-offers-details-standards-changes-north-america" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/genie-offers-details-standards-changes-north-america#comments Headline News Aerial/Lifting Wed, 10 May 2017 21:08:00 +0000 87831 at http://rermag.com Serious Labs Wins International Award for MEWP Virtual Reality Simulator http://rermag.com/headline-news/serious-labs-wins-international-award-mewp-virtual-reality-simulator <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Serious Labs’ Mobile Elevated Work Platform simulator for operator training received the International Award for Powered Access prize in the category of Innovative Technology at the International Powered Access Federation Summit in London. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/serious-labs-wins-international-award-mewp-virtual-reality-simulator" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/serious-labs-wins-international-award-mewp-virtual-reality-simulator#comments Headline News Aerial/Lifting Business & Technology Sat, 29 Apr 2017 21:17:00 +0000 87591 at http://rermag.com <p>Wade Carson (left) and Jim Colvin (right) accept the award from Brad Boehler, President of Skyjack. At right is BBC sports broadcaster John Inverdale.&nbsp;</p> Access Equipment Sales Drop in Fiscal Q2 for Oshkosh Corp. http://rermag.com/headline-news/access-equipment-sales-drop-fiscal-q2-oshkosh-corp <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/JLG?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about JLG">JLG Industries</a></span>, the access division of Oshkosh Corp., had a net sales decrease of 4.1 percent in Oshkosh’s fiscal second quarter, with $723.2 million in sales. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/access-equipment-sales-drop-fiscal-q2-oshkosh-corp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/access-equipment-sales-drop-fiscal-q2-oshkosh-corp#comments Headline News Aerial/Lifting Fri, 28 Apr 2017 20:35:00 +0000 87581 at http://rermag.com <p>JLG posted lower sales of telehandlers in North America and Europe in Oshkosh&#39;s fiscal second quarter.</p> Terex Tower Cranes Help Build Lake Ontario Residences http://rermag.com/headline-news/terex-tower-cranes-help-build-lake-ontario-residences <div class="field-byline"> Terex Cranes </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>It’s the crown jewel of the waterfront, offering multimillion dollar views of Lake Ontario. The CDN$ 210 million Bridgewater Residences on the Lake currently under construction in Burlington, Ontario, brings luxurious mixed-use living to this mid-sized city of just over 175,000 residents. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/terex-tower-cranes-help-build-lake-ontario-residences" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/terex-tower-cranes-help-build-lake-ontario-residences#comments Headline News Aerial/Lifting Sat, 22 Apr 2017 03:33:00 +0000 87401 at http://rermag.com