Access Platforms

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.

Worldwide MEWP Rental Fleet Grows by 4% - Industry News

Date: 20-04-2016 / Author: kparrish

Research commissioned by IPAF (International Powered Access Federation) has found there are now 1,170,000 mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs), also known as aerial work platforms (AWPs), in the worldwide rental fleet. This is an increase of 4% from the previous year.

CTE has released a video that explains the various steps for the proper use of the harnesses, starting with the first information regarding the fit (almost like a jacket), then it analyzes the various points of locking legs, fixing belts and connecting the cord, so to be ready to work safely at height. In this sense, we need to be careful for any simple everyday things, because they need always a lot of attention.

Oerlikon Fairfield Assigned Patent for Electric Wheel Drive

Date: 27-02-2013 / Author: kparrish

Oerlikon Fairfield, Lafayette, Ind., has received a patent for the development of an integrated spindle-carrier electric wheel drive. The E01S drive features a 1.2kW AC induction motor, a 26.6:1 compact double planetary gearbox, and a spring-applied electrically released brake.