Utility Equipment

LLEAP 2017 will Honor Innovative Products

Date: 25-05-2017 / Author: fmotz
LLEAP 2017

Companies that want to enter their innovative new products in the 2017 Leadership in Lifting Equipment and Aerial Platforms (LLEAP) competition have until June 15, 2017, to complete the online entry form.

Organized by Lift and Access magazine, the LLEAP awards recognize new or updated products whose innovation advances the state of the industry and delivers benefits to users.

Custom Truck & Equipment / Utility One Source and Housby Online Sales Join Forces

Date: 06-12-2017 / Author: fmotz

Two trusted names in the equipment dealer industry have joined forces to become Custom Truck & Equipment / Utility One Source Housby Online Sales, an online sales platform dedicated to the remarketing of equipment related to the utility industry. Custom Truck & Equipment / Utility One Source has partnered with Housby, a premier online sales platform, to provide its collective customers the opportunity to buy and sell their used equipment online. The partnership with Housby will allow Custom Truck & Equipment / Utility One Source to provide a complete solution to its customer bas

U.S. Companies Share Best Practices for Line Maintenance with Chinese Electric Utilities

Date: 08-11-2017 / Author: fmotz

Delegates from the China Southern Power Grid (CSD), Mongolia Power, National Energy Administration (NEA) Electricity Safety Department, and Guangzhou Foreign Commercial Service, recently visited the United States to participate in a two-week training program sponsored by the U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA). Terex Utilities participated in USTDA’s China Live Power Line Maintenance Reverse Trade Mission by hosting the delegation and sharing U.S.

NESCO Expands Block Product Offering with Acquisition of Bethea Tool and Equipment

Date: 06-11-2017 / Author: fmotz

NESCO, LLC has acquired Bethea Tool and Equipment Company, a manufacturer of Handline Blocks, Stringing Blocks, Bundle Blocks and similar products used by electrical utilities and contractors worldwide for more than 50 years. The acquisition includes Bethea Tool and Equipment’s manufacturing facility and distribution center in Brighton, Tenn. This location provides 60,000 square feet of warehouse and service space.

Strategies for Managing a Safe, Productive and Cost Effective Fleet

Date: 06-11-2017 / Author: fmotz

Strategies for Managing a Safe, Productive and Cost Effective Fleet will be the focus of presentations by fleet executives, manufacturer representatives and industry experts during the educational program being planned for the 65th annual Electric Utility Fleet Managers Conference.

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.

Q4 Economic Outlook Forecasts 4.3% Growth In Equipment and Software Investment in 2017

Date: 11-10-2017 / Author: fmotz

Investment in equipment and software is projected to expand 4.3 percent in 2017 according to the Q4 update to the 2017 Equipment Leasing & Finance U.S. Economic Outlook released today by the Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation.

Snorkel Highlights Boom Lift with Utility Package

Date: 11-10-2017 / Author: mlarson

At the 2017 International Construction and Utility Equipment Exposition (ICUEE) show in Louisville, Ky., from Oct. 3-5, Snorkel's exhibit featured an A46JRT articulating boom lift equipped with a special package of features designed for the utility industry.

New ERGO-ECO Crawler Crane with Knuckle Boom

Date: 27-09-2017 / Author: fmotz

Air Technical Industries (ATI) announces the development of a new all-terrain crawler crane for outdoor and indoor use. The unique features of the Crawler crane include ergonomic and eco-friendly (ergo-eco) clean operation, quiet movement, remote controlled walk along functionality, turning on the dime (360°) and ability to travel in any direction for multi-use applications.

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