Versalift East to Distribute Manitex Knuckle Booms, Aerial Lifts

GEORGETOWN, Texas – Manitex International Inc. added Versalift East LLC to its knuckle boom and aerial lift platform distributor network for the Eastern states.

Located in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, Versalift East LLC. will distribute the Manitex A62, Skycrane, and Industrial Crane product lines in the following states: Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida.

Additionally, Versalift East LLC. will be a distributor for Maitex's articulating knuckle boom cranes subsidiary, PM, in Pennsylvania, North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia.

“We at Versalift East are pleased to introduce you to our latest partnership,” said Joel Steirer, general manager for Versalift East. “Manitex is widely known for the quality of their cranes and lift equipment, and we are pleased to be able to provide our customers an even wider range of equipment to fit their needs.“

Sam Rooke, product manager for Manitex, said Versalift’s experience as a manufacturer and service provider for electric utility, telecommunications, contractor, and municipal vehicles is a key benefit to the partnership.

“With Versalift East’s deep industry expertise and significant customer service and support resources, and history as a leader in new, used, and rental markets, we are confident they are fully prepared to meet the growing demand for Manitex International products,” Rooke said.

Initial deliveries from Manitex will begin in the first half of 2018.