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Genie Updates Training Courses to Meet New ANSI A92 Standards

Genie updated its operator training programs to meet the requirements in the new ANSI A92 standards, which will take effect Dec. 10, 2019.

The programs include:

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United Rentals to Make Leadership Changes

United Rentals Inc., the world’s largest equipment rental company, announced its board of directors has appointed Matthew Flannery, current president and chief operating officer, to become its new

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Applied Machinery Sales to Introduce Merlo Rotating Telehandler with 115-Ft. Lift

Applied Machinery Sales (AMS), the U.S. distributor for Merlo Telehandlers, will debut the Merlo Roto 50.35 S-Plus rotating telehandler with 115-ft. maximum lift at World of Concrete, set for Jan.

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ANSI A92 Standard Updates Move to Next Step for Approval

Karen M. Scally

The long-awaited proposed ANSI A92 standards, with extensive updates for the MEWP equipment industry, have been submitted to ANSI for approval by the Scaffold & Access Industry Association (SAIA), which serves as the secretariat for the standards.

The submission came after an appeal panel unanimously found in favor of the appeal’s respondent, the A92 chairman and secretariat, said DeAnna Martin, SAIA associate director and ANSI liaison. Now, ANSI will conduct a review, Martin said.

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