Aerial/Lifting http://rermag.com/taxonomy/term/7412/more en IPAF Calls for Meeting with London Mayor After Tragic Grenfell Tower Fire http://rermag.com/international-news/ipaf-calls-meeting-london-mayor-after-tragic-grenfell-tower-fire <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Tim Whiteman, chief executive of the International Powered Access Federation, has written to Sadiq Khan, mayor of London, to express members’ wishes to work with the city and its emergency services in the wake of the recent catastrophic Grenfell Tower fire. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/ipaf-calls-meeting-london-mayor-after-tragic-grenfell-tower-fire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/ipaf-calls-meeting-london-mayor-after-tragic-grenfell-tower-fire#comments International News Aerial/Lifting Thu, 20 Jul 2017 22:15:00 +0000 89801 at http://rermag.com <p>Tim Whiteman, at left with Steve Couling and Andy Studdert, is proposing&nbsp;a meeting with the mayor of London and emergency services, to explore ways to help fire fighters in future rescue situations.</p> JLG Employees Participate in Global Community Service http://rermag.com/international-news/jlg-employees-participate-global-community-service <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> Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company and a leading global manufacturer of <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/aeriallifting?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about aerial equipment">aerial work platforms</a></span> and telehandlers, announced that during the week of July 10 employees worldwide would be able to give four hours of their time to volunteer at charities. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/jlg-employees-participate-global-community-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/jlg-employees-participate-global-community-service#comments International News Aerial/Lifting Fri, 14 Jul 2017 23:35:00 +0000 89651 at http://rermag.com <p>Gary Morgart, JLG Bedford director of operations and Emily Hadley, Access HR, discuss team assignments with Gerald Leppert, Alum Bank/Pleasantville Volunteer Fire Co. president and Jim Dull for the Fire Co.&#39;s 30th&nbsp;annual car show, which raises the bulk of funds needed to operate the Fire Co.</p> H&E Equipment Services Agrees to Acquire Neff Corp. in $1.2 Billion Deal http://rermag.com/headline-news/he-equipment-services-agrees-acquire-neff-corp-12-billion-deal <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In a blockbuster deal, H&E Equipment Services and Neff Corp. have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which H&E will acquire Neff Corp. H&E will pay $21.07 in cash per share of Neff common stock for a total enterprise value of about $1.2 billion, including approximately $690 million of net debt. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/he-equipment-services-agrees-acquire-neff-corp-12-billion-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/he-equipment-services-agrees-acquire-neff-corp-12-billion-deal#comments Rental Companies Headline News Aerial/Lifting Earthmoving Fri, 14 Jul 2017 17:45:00 +0000 89611 at http://rermag.com <p>H&amp;E Equipment Services&#39; San Antonio branch. H&amp;E has agreed to acquire Neff Corp., which would make it the fourth largest equipment rental company in North America.</p> JLG to Present on Virtual Reality as AWP Training Tool http://rermag.com/headline-news/jlg-present-virtual-reality-awp-training-tool <div class="field-byline"> Story and photo by JLG </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> Inc., a leading global manufacturer of <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/aeriallifting?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about aerial equipment">aerial work platforms</a></span> and telehandlers, announced that Rick Smith, senior director of global product training at JLG, will deliver a presentation titled “Training Aerial Work Platform Operators through Virtual Reality” at the 2017 National Voluntary Protection Programs Participants’ Association (VPPPA) Symposium in New Orleans, Aug. 29 to Sept. 1. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/jlg-present-virtual-reality-awp-training-tool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/jlg-present-virtual-reality-awp-training-tool#comments Headline News Aerial/Lifting Business & Technology Sat, 08 Jul 2017 21:32:00 +0000 89481 at http://rermag.com <p>Rick Smith, senior director of global product training at JLG, will present on virtual reality as a training tool in AWP operations.&nbsp;</p> Product of the Week - Pettibone 1157B Extendo telehandler http://rermag.com/telehandlers/product-week-pettibone-1157b-extendo-telehandler <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Pettibone 1157B is the highest reaching telehandler in the company’s Extendo product line.</div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/telehandlers/product-week-pettibone-1157b-extendo-telehandler" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/telehandlers/product-week-pettibone-1157b-extendo-telehandler#comments Telehandlers Wed, 05 Jul 2017 19:48:00 +0000 89331 at http://rermag.com Product of the Week - Manitou MRT 2150 rotating telescopic handler http://rermag.com/telehandlers/product-week-manitou-mrt-2150-rotating-telescopic-handler <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The MRT 2150 rotating telescopic handler with 360-degree continuous rotation is equipped with an extendable 13-foot work platform that can accommodate loads up to 1,320 pounds with 180-degree swing capability.</div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/telehandlers/product-week-manitou-mrt-2150-rotating-telescopic-handler" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/telehandlers/product-week-manitou-mrt-2150-rotating-telescopic-handler#comments Telehandlers Wed, 21 Jun 2017 20:30:00 +0000 88981 at http://rermag.com Maxim Finalizes Acquisition of Coast Crane from Essex http://rermag.com/headline-news/maxim-finalizes-acquisition-coast-crane-essex <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Maxim Crane Works and Essex Rental Corp. have successfully completed Maxim’s acquisition of Coast Crane Co., an indirect subsidiary of Essex. Founded in 1970 and based in Seattle, Coast is one of the largest providers of bare crane rental and related lift solutions servicing the West Coast of the United States. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/maxim-finalizes-acquisition-coast-crane-essex" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/maxim-finalizes-acquisition-coast-crane-essex#comments Rental Companies Headline News Aerial/Lifting Rental News Sat, 17 Jun 2017 01:19:00 +0000 88891 at http://rermag.com <p>A Coast Crane unit at work.</p> Product Spotlight - Telehandlers http://rermag.com/telehandlers/product-spotlight-telehandlers <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>A look at telehandlers from <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/Genie?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about Genie">Genie</a></span>, JCB, <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/JLG?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about JLG">JLG</a></span>, Manitou, Pettibone, <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/Skyjack?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about Skyjack">Skyjack</a></span>, Snorkel, and Xtreme.</div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/telehandlers/product-spotlight-telehandlers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/telehandlers/product-spotlight-telehandlers#comments Telehandlers Wed, 14 Jun 2017 20:14:00 +0000 88721 at http://rermag.com Giuffre Bros. Cranes Receives 5,000th Unit http://rermag.com/headline-news/giuffre-bros-cranes-receives-5000th-unit <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Guiffre Bros. Cranes, which began renting Frank and Dominic Guiffre and their dumptruck for $12.50 an hour in 1963 has now taken delivery of its 5,000th unit to start 2017, a <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/Terex?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about Terex Corp.">Terex</a></span> BT 4792 mounted on a 2017 Freightliner 108SD. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/giuffre-bros-cranes-receives-5000th-unit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/giuffre-bros-cranes-receives-5000th-unit#comments Headline News Aerial/Lifting Mon, 12 Jun 2017 00:06:00 +0000 88701 at http://rermag.com Able Equipment Rental Joins Manitou Dealer Network http://rermag.com/headline-news/able-equipment-rental-joins-manitou-dealer-network <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Manitou, world leader in all-terrain material handling equipment, has named Able Equipment Rental to the Manitou dealer network. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/able-equipment-rental-joins-manitou-dealer-network" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/able-equipment-rental-joins-manitou-dealer-network#comments Headline News Aerial/Lifting Rental News Sun, 11 Jun 2017 22:46:00 +0000 88691 at http://rermag.com <p>Manitou equipment at Able&#39;s Deerpark, N.Y., headquarters.</p>