August 6, 2019 — The Terex Aerial Work Platforms (AWP) Changzhou plant is preparing to celebrate the production of the 1,000th Genie GS-1330m scissor lift, introduced globally in early 2019.
The factory, which manufactures the Genie GS-1330m, will achieve this milestone in two months.
Responding to worldwide demand for compact maneuverability in low-level access and space and weight restricted applications, the Genie GS-1330m scissor lift is specifically designed to meet the needs in the ever-changing global MEWP market. The Genie GS-1330m scissor lift offers a maximum platform height of 12.8 ft. and a maximum working height of 18.8 ft., with a two-person, 500-lb. capacity, and weighing in at only 1,962 lb. This lift is equipped with an efficient, all-electric DC drive system that offers productive power for getting around indoor jobsites with quiet, zero-emissions operation.
"The production of the 1,000th Genie GS-1330m scissor lift at Changzhou facility is exciting news for our customers,” said Terex AWP Changzhou Operations Director Johnny Tan. “Thanks to our world-class Lean management practices, the Changzhou plant is able to utilize its production capacity to the maximum extent to better support the demand for this popular product from Terex AWP customers around the world.”
Tan adds that this represents a breakthrough of local manufacturing in China and R&D capacity of Genie worldwide.
“In the future, we will continue to pioneer increased manufacturing capacities and technological developments in the industry, as well as provide a new higher level of customer service through comprehensive offerings of our core competitiveness,” Tan said.
For more information about Genie products and services, visit www.genielift.com.