October 2016

Bobcat Unveils Compact 5,500-lb.-Capacity Telescopic Tool Carrier

Date: 14-10-2016 / Author: mlarson

Bobcat Company has introduced the V519 VersaHANDLER telescopic tool carrier for applications that require a compact machine that can reach forward more than 10 ft., reach up 19 ft., and lift up to 5,500 lbs.

The V519 builds on the success of prior Bobcat telescopic tool carriers — also known as telehandlers — and features industry-leading performance, operator comfort, visibility, and controls, plus the exclusive Bob-Tach attachment-mounting system to increase utilization.

One Hundredth Grove GMK5250L Delivered in First Year

Date: 13-10-2016 / Author: mlarson

Only one year after introducing the GMK5250L, Manitowoc has delivered the 100th unit of the 250-tonne (300-U.S.-ton) all-terrain crane.

German rental company Armbruster Autokran-Vermietung, based in Pliezhausen, has added the groundbreaking new Grove to its fleet of 14 machines.

“We proudly welcome the 100th GMK5250L to our fleet and we are excited to provide our customers a real added value,” said General Manager Bernd Armbruster during the handover celebration in Wilhelmshaven, where the GMK5250L is manufactured.