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Custom Equipment Introduces ZT-1630 Hy-Brid Lift

Date: 22-04-2019 / Author: abrumm

April 22, 2019 – Custom Equipment LLC introduced the ZT-1630 to its Zero-Turn Series of lifts.

A compact scissor lift with precision maneuverability, the ZT-1630 is the tallest offering from Hy-Brid Lifts, delivering a 16-foot platform height and a working height of 22 feet. The lift was previewed at the 2019 ARA Show in February in Anaheim, California.

JLG, Dana Partner on Electric Axle for Aerial Lifts

Date: 17-04-2019 / Author: kscally
Dana logo

JLG Industries and Dana Incorporated announced their collaboration at the 2019 Bauma in Munich to develop an advanced Spicer Electrified e-Axle for the next generation of MEWPs as part of JLG's electrification initiative. 

The Spicer Electrified e-Axle features an optimized combination of electrified drive components packaged in a configuration that reduces power losses by up to 20% when compared with traditional diesel-powered drivetrains.

Elliott Equipment Company Updates Material Handling V60

Date: 17-04-2019 / Author: kscally
Elliott Equipment V60

Elliott Equipment Company introduced its new V60 material handling aerial work platform, featuring a 63-ft. working height and 1,000-lb. material handling capacity.

The V60 mounts on a non-CDL, 19,000-lb. GVWR chassis for increased driver flexibility. It provides 38 ft. of working side reach and a 30-in. by 40-in. top mounted platform with a 500-lb. capacity material handling jib. The jib quickly converts into a boom tip winch with 1,000-lb. capacity when operated from the ground controls.

Perkins Reveals Hybrid Engine Technologies at 2019 Bauma

Date: 17-04-2019 / Author: kscally
Perkins Engines hybrid-electric technology

Perkins introduced new technologies focused on hybrid and electric power solutions to meet the specific needs of construction machines at 2019 Bauma in Munich.

The range of technologies are developed to add real value to OEMs as they design the next generation of off-highway machines. The hybrid-electric, hybrid-mechanical, and hybrid-hydraulic power technologies complement Perkins existing 0.5- to 18-liter range of diesel engines.

John Deere Power Systems Releases New Electric Drives at Bauma

Date: 15-04-2019 / Author: abrumm
John Deere Power Systems (JDPS) debuted new electric drivetrain components at Bauma 2019.

April 15, 2019 — John Deere Power Systems (JDPS) debuted new electric drivetrain components at Bauma 2019.

These new solutions are designed to meet the demands of the rugged off-highway market and provide durability while giving OEM customers the flexibility they need to easily implement hybrid power in their equipment. 

The new electric drivetrain solutions can be optimized for a wide variety of off-road hybrid and electric vehicle applications.

Snorkel Launches S3019E Electric Slab Scissor Lift at Bauma 2019

Date: 09-04-2019 / Author: abrumm
Snorkel S3019E

April 9, 2019 - As it continues celebrating its 60 years of innovation, Snorkel launched its next generation of electric slab scissor lifts at Bauma 2019.

Originally shown as a concept at ConExpo-Con/Agg 2017, the Snorkel S3019E features a patent-pending design that enables the scissor stack to stow entirely inside the chassis.  

Palfinger Unveils Digital Instruction App for Rental at Bauma 2019

Date: 04-04-2019 / Author: abrumm

April 4, 2019 - Palfinger is revealing a new digital instruction tool to aid access platform rental customers at Bauma 2019.

Elliott Equipment Company Releases D86 Digger Derrick

Date: 04-04-2019 / Author: abrumm
Elliott D86 Digger Derrick

April 4, 2019 - Elliott Equipment Company introduced the D86, a new ANSI 10.31 digger derrick.

Like its predecessors, the D115 and the D105, the D86 is specifically designed for transmission and heavy-duty construction projects. Mounted on a tandem-axle chassis, the D86 digger derrick boasts an 86-ft. sheave height, 20,000 ft.-lbs. of torque, and a 41-ft. digging radius. The unit is equipped with Elliott’s high boom pin point geometry allowing for maximum power out of the hole, a variable displacement piston pump, and an ergonomic seated control console.

Genie Offers New Positive Air Shutdown System

Date: 29-03-2019 / Author: abrumm
Genie Offers New Positive Air Shutdown System

March 29, 2019 – Genie announced that the company’s booms and telehandlers are now available from the factory “rental-ready” for industries and applications requiring positive air shutdown. To prevent diesel engine runaway in sensitive work environments, the Genie positive air shutdown system meets the strictest jobsite requirements and global environmental standards. 

Lift-A-Loft Develops SPW16SPL with Omni-Directional Steering

Date: 29-03-2019 / Author: abrumm
Lift-A-Loft SPW16SPL

March 29, 2019 - The SPW16SPL is the first unit developed by Lift-A-Loft to provide omni-directional steering. The unit was specifically manufactured for a customer in the aircraft manufacturing business, who had tight working parameters and needed the versatility of omni-directional positioning. The SPW can drive parallel, but then be changed to a crab steering mode that will allow it to position easily between two work stands. This feature improves safety and makes the entire operation much easier and quicker to accomplish.