Construction Industry News

Crane Hot Line and Lift and Access Continue to Publish

Date: 16-04-2020 / Author: shannon
Crane Hot Line Lift and Access

Dear readers, clients, suppliers, and friends:

When the COVID-19 virus began to sweep across North America, Heartland Communications Inc., like all businesses, had to make some quick but difficult decisions.

Appareo Launches Rugged On-Demand Cellular Tracker for Off-Highway Equipment

Date: 15-07-2020 / Author: shannon
Appareo Offroad Tracker

Appareo, Fargo, North Dakota, has launched a new model in its line of rugged cellular asset trackers.

The Appareo AT-130 (IP69K) is launching first with partner Razor Tracking, a leader in off-highway asset tracking software.

The two North Dakota companies worked together to develop a durable and affordable on-demand asset tracking solution for use in any industry.

Industry Vet MacFarland Joins MEC as VP of Parts

Date: 15-07-2020 / Author: shannon
Brian MacFarland

Brian MacFarland has joined MEC Aerial Work Platforms as vice president of parts.

In this role, his primary focus is expanding the MEC Parts department which not only offers MEC parts, but all other name brand parts for MEWPs.

MacFarland comes to MEC with 25 years of industry experience and plans to bolster MEC Parts eCommerce and the overall customer experience.

TVH Promotes Jennifer White to Lead Sales of Industrial Parts

Date: 15-07-2020 / Author: shannon

TVH in the Americas has promoted Jennifer White to sales and business development manager of industrial parts, for the Americas.

TVH is a leading provider of quality replacement parts and accessories for the material handling and industrial equipment industries.

In her new role, White leads the TVH Industrial Parts and Accessories sales division.

The first Ruthmann T 235 A for Canada

Date: 15-07-2020 / Author: shannon
Ruthmann T235A

Up and Down Lifting Solutions in Ayr, Ontario, Canada, recently took delivery of its first Ruthmann T 235 A to expand their already sizeable fleet of truck mounted aerial work platforms.

Up and Down and its customers were so impressed by the unit that they quickly ordered a second.

The 235’-working-height truck-mounted aerial work platform has an outreach of up to 118’.

MEC Hires Huenergardt as Marketing Specialist

Date: 09-07-2020 / Author: shannon
kristina_huenergardt

MEC Aerial Work Platforms has hired Kristina Huenergardt as a marketing specialist to lead the formation and execution of its marketing and communications plans, as well as tradeshow and event planning.

USM ReRents Adds MEC Titan 60 to Fleet

Date: 09-07-2020 / Author: shannon
Titan Platform

USM ReRents, Elmhurst, Illinois, has added an MEC Titan Boom 60-S specialty lift to its extensive fleet of aerial equipment.

The unique Titan Boom 60-S delivers 3,000-lb. capacity, a 22’ x 90” platform like an ultra-deck scissor lift, and the reach and platform rotation of a boom. 

Sinoboom Opens North American Regional Headquarters

Date: 08-07-2020 / Author: shannon
Sinoboom North America

Sinoboom, a Chinese manufacturer of mobile elevating work platforms, has opened a North American regional headquarters in Houston.

The new location is part of the parent company’s global marketing and support strategy.

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