October 2017

Lift and Access October 2017

In-Depth Coverage of the Latest Products,Technologies, and Trends for Lifting Equipment Professionals

JLG's Rick Smith Recognized as Access Industry's Person of the Year

Date: 18-10-2017 / Author: fmotz

Access, Lift & Handler (ALH) magazine recently honored Rick Smith, senior director of global product training at JLG Industries, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company [NYSE:OSK] and a leading global manufacturer of aerial work platforms and telehandlers, with the ALH Person of the

Skyjack and Trackunit Partner to Provide Machine Connectivity

Date: 18-10-2017 / Author: fmotz

Linamar Corporation’s Skyjack division announced a partnership with Trackunit Inc. at the ALH Conference & Awards event in Miami, Fla. The partnership is aimed at meeting an increasing demand for machine connectivity and supporting the connected fleet goals of Skyjack’s customers.

Brad Boehler, Skyjack president and Tom Valbak Aardestrup, COO of Trackunit, were together in Miami to announce the partnership.

Cummins Announces Acquisition of Energy Storage Technology

Date: 18-10-2017 / Author: fmotz

Cummins Inc. today announced that it is acquiring the assets of Brammo, Inc., which designs and develops battery packs for mobile and stationary applications. Adding Brammo's battery pack expertise and resources is an important milestone in Cummins efforts to become a global electrified power leader.

HAWE North America - New Leadership and Adds to Sales Force

Date: 18-10-2017 / Author: fmotz

HAWE North America is pleased to announce the new Executive Leadership team.  Effective August 6, 2017, Robert “Bob” Pettit was promoted from the role as Chief Technical Officer to Chief Executive Officer and David “Dave” Stagg was promoted from North American Sales Manager to Chief Sales Officer. 

Bob started with HAWE North America in 1997 and has worked as a part of the organization’s leadership team for over 20 years.  He has experience in managing HAWE NA’s sales / marketing and engineering teams.

Terex Launches Latest Enhancement in the Hi-Range Distribution Aerial DeviceProduct Line – the Optima Series at ICUEE

Date: 17-10-2017 / Author: fmotz

Terex Utilities will debut the Optima Series of enhanced aerial devices used for construction and maintenance of distribution lines at the International Construction & Utility Equipment Expo (ICUEE), Oct. 3-5, in Louisville, Ky. The new Optima™ TC, TCX, HR, and HRX Series feature product enhancements in the heart of the Hi-Ranger™ aerial device product line.

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