000-lb. telehandler

JCB’s 512-56 Loadall with a 74-hp JCB EcoMAX engine makes it the first 12,000-lb. telehandler that requires no diesel particulate filter (DPF), no diesel engine fluid (DEF), and no other engine aftertreatment. 

Empire Roofing Takes Xtreme's First Six XR1055 Telehandlers

Date: 16-01-2018 / Author: mlarson
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Empire Roofing, a Top 100 Roofing contractor, has taken delivery of the first six production models of the new Xtreme XR1055 rough-terrain telehandler from Xtreme Manufacturing.

Launched at ConExpo/Con-Agg 2017, the new Xtreme XR1055 lifts up to 10,000 lbs. (4,536kg), can reach heights to 55 ft. (16.7m), and has a maximum forward reach of 40'7" (12.3m). 

Skyjack Rolls Out 12,000-lb.-Capacity Telehandler at World of Concrete

Date: 17-01-2017 / Author: mlarson

Linamar Corporation’s (TSX: LNR) Skyjack division showcased its new SJ1256 TH telehandler, along with its range of simply reliable mobile elevating work platforms during World of Concrete in Las Vegas, Nevada.

“This year’s World of Concrete was a great opportunity for us to show our competitive edge in the telehandler industry,” said Barry Greenaway, senior product manager, Skyjack. “We are excited to introduce the SJ1256 TH, which brings Skyjack’s class-leading load chart performance to the 12,000-lb lifting capacity market.”

JLG Launches Heavy-Duty 15,000-lb.-Capacity Telehandler

Date: 11-03-2015 / Author: mlarson
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JLG Industries Inc. has introduced its largest-ever telehandler, the 15,000-lb. capacity G15-44A.

JLG unveiled the heavy-duty pick-and-carry handler during the 2015 Rental Show in New Orleans.

Genie Rolls Out 12,000-lb. Telehandler

Date: 11-02-2015 / Author: mlarson
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Genie unveiled its GTH-1256 high-reach telehandler last week at World of Concrete, the first 12,000-lb. machine from the manufacturer. The GTH-1256 completes Genie's family of telehandlers, which also includes the 5,500-lb. GTH-5519, 6,000-lb. GTH-636, 8,000-lb. GTH-844, 10,000-lb. GTH-1056,  and 15,000-lb. GTH-1544.

Manitou Rolls Out 13,200-Lb. Capacity Telehandler

Date: 09-06-2014 / Author: mlarson
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Manitou MLT 960 with Grab Bucket

Manitou’s brand new MLT 960 telehandler offers 13,200-lb. maximum capacity, lifting heights to 29’6”, and a 13’1” minimum turning radius. Although designed primarily for agriculture, waste management, and biogas applications, the versatile MLT 960 offers features that deliver high productivity in construction, too.