Manitou North America Unveils New Products at Annual Dealer Meeting

Nearly 300 Manitou North America dealers got their first look at several new Manitou, Gehl and Mustang by Manitou machines at the company’s annual dealer meeting in Milwaukee last week.

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JLG Launches Retail Lending Program for Equipment Purchases

JLG Industries has launched a new full-service retail lending program from JLG Financial. The new retail financing program offers 100-percent financing, a quick application and flexible payment plans, among other features, and is available in the United States.

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NYC charges construction supers in mini crane accident

DOB Commissioner Rick D. Chandler, PE, said: “This was one of the most appalling safety lapses in recent memory: the supervisors of this site were supposed to be responsible for safety, but instead they set in motion a reckless and potentially lethal chain of events.

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OSHA Final Crane Rule – 11 take-aways!

It was a long, meticulous process, but the much ballyhooed “Final Rule” on crane and derrick operators in construction was published by the United States Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) via the Federal Register on November 9, 2018.

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Tree takes down truck crane… Again!

The crane, an Altec boom truck with cab owned by Dougs Tree Service was working at a road junction alongside a car parking area on the Susquehanna River, when it overturned blocking the two roads.

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H&E Equipment has announced the appointment of Bradley Barber as CEO

He began his equipment rental his career as a branch manager with Associated Rentals in Gonzales, Louisiana at the start of 1995 and left to join Head & Engquist three years later.

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