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Best of the Best: Lift and Access Announces 2019 LLEAP Award Winners

Date: 04-12-2019 / Author: kscally
2019 LLEAP winners

What are the standout new products in the access industry that you need to know about?

Lift and Access is proud to reveal its winners of the 14th annual Leadership in Lifting Equipment and Aerial Plaftorms (LLEAP) Awards, which recognize the most innovative new products in the access industry.

The awards honor eight products in four categories, including aerial lifts, material handlers, features/essential components, and aftermarket support products & services.

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. 

By : 
Karen M. Scally
Access Nation podcast

Ever wonder what goes into selecting the winners for the Leadership in Lifting Equipment and Aerial Platforms (LLEAP) Awards, presented by Lift and Access?

Let me tell you, it’s a pretty big deal.

I recently had the opportunity to serve as a guest on the Access Nation podcast, hosted by Phil Duane, owner of Schempp Wholesale Re-rent. Duane, who draws on his experience in the access equipment rental industry with roles at Snorkel, Altec, and JLG, asked me about the LLEAP Awards’ process, including:

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.

2019 LLEAP Awards Deadline Extended

Date: 08-07-2019 / Author: kscally
2019 LLEAP Awards

There’s still time for companies to enter their new products and services in the 2019 Leadership in Lifting Equipment and Aerial Platforms (LLEAP) Awards, presented by Lift and Access magazine.

The deadline for entries to the annual program that honors the latest innovations in lifting and access equipment has been extended to July 26.

This year’s awards will recognize products that have been introduced into the North American market between June 1, 2018, and May 31, 2019, and are currently available for purchase in North America.

Pettibone Adds Bracing Systems to Dealer Network

Date: 14-05-2019 / Author: abrumm
Pettibone.Traverse Lift

Pettibone/Traverse Lift LLC has added Bracing Systems Inc. to its dealer network.

With locations in Hanover Park and Mokena, Illinois, Bracing Systems will primarily focus on the sales and service of Traverse telehandlers for northern Illinois and a portion of northwest Indiana.

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.

JCB Announces New Options for Telehandler Range

Date: 29-03-2019 / Author: abrumm
New Options for the Range of JCB Loadall Lift-and-Place Telescopic Handlers

March 29, 2019 – JCB announced the availability of new options for the range of JCB Loadall lift-and-place telescopic handlers offered in North America. They include:

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