New Products

JLG Offers SkySense on Boom, Scissor Lifts

Date: 19-09-2019 / Author: abrumm
JLG SkySense

Sep. 19, 2019 — JLG Industries is now offering its SkySense technology for most boom and scissor lifts.

SkySense uses strategically placed object detection sensors and innovative ultrasonic technology to heighten equipment operators' awareness of the immediate surroundings. When operators are using the machine, sensors establish warning zones and create stop distances dependent on the machine’s direction.

Aftermarket orders can be placed at JLG Online Express and new machine orders can be coordinated through a JLG sales representative.

Delta-Q Technologies Provides Stackable Charging Solutions

Date: 13-09-2019 / Author: abrumm

Sep. 13, 2019 – Delta-Q Technologies announced its entry into mid-range power charging through its new stackable charging software, which allows for two to six Delta-Q chargers to link together to create charging solutions that can deliver up to 7.5 kW.

DICA to Debut New Cribbing, Pad Products at ICUEE 2019

Date: 03-09-2019 / Author: abrumm

Sept. 3, 2019 - DICA will debut a new addition to the ProStack cribbing product line, the ProStack interlocking cribbing blocks, along with showcasing a variety of outrigger pads and crane pads, at the International Construction and Utility Equipment Expo (ICUEE) on Oct. 1-3 in Louisville, Kentucky.

The new ProStack Cribbing product is a lighter weight and lower cost solution that was developed with customer input to meet the specific needs of this market.

Pettibone Introduces Extendo 1246X Telehandler

Date: 16-07-2019 / Author: abrumm
Pettibone 1246X

July 16, 2019 - Built on their next generation X-Series platform, Pettibone introduced the Extendo 1246X telehandler, a workhorse that delivers 12,000 lbs. of load capacity.

The 1246X is powered by a 117-hp Cummins QSF 3.8 Tier 4 Final diesel engine. Mounted on a side pod, the engine offers easy service access, while allowing curbside visibility and ground clearance of 19 in. A 30-gal. fuel tank provides ample volume for a full day’s work at 100% load.

MEC Releases Micro 26 Slab Scissor Lift

Date: 09-07-2019 / Author: abrumm

July 9, 2019 - MEC Aerial Work Platforms extended its micro scissors offering and line of DC electric slab scissors with the new Micro 26 slab scissor lift, which enables work up to a 32 ft. smaller footprint for easier access and maneuverability.

According to the company, MEC’s Micro 26 has a length of 74 in., putting it at the top of its height class with a compact size almost 2 ft. shorter than other 26 ft. scissor lifts in the market.

JLG Introduces Large Material Racks for Scissor Lifts

Date: 25-06-2019 / Author: abrumm
JLG Material Rack

June 25, 2019 — JLG Industries Inc. released material racks for large rough terrain (LRT) and rough terrain (RT) scissor lifts.

The racks allow operators to transport larger materials around the workplace in a safer and more organized manner.

Perkins Reveals Dual-Certified Twin-Turbo Engine

Date: 18-06-2019 / Author: abrumm
Perkins New Engine

June 18, 2019 - Perkins introduced the 2806J-E18TTA, a dual-certified engine that helps OEMs comply with both Tier 4 Final and Stage V’s most stringent emission requirements.

This means the model can be installed in products used in the EU and North America without modification.

MEC Aerial Work Platforms Releases Leak Containment System

Date: 18-06-2019 / Author: abrumm
Leak Containment System

June 18, 2019 - MEC Aerial Work Platforms announced the patent-pending Leak Containment System (LCS).

MEC investigated hydraulic oil leaks and found the majority come from the hydraulic motors on the front wheels that are constantly stressing the hoses with steering functions. MEC’s entire slab scissor line is direct electric drive, eliminating the drive wheels as a source of oil leaks. With a system of trays integrated into MEC slab scissor lifts to contain leaks, the LCS delivers a better solution to operating machines on surfaces that require protection.