Thu January 16, 2020
Pettibone Celebrates 50th Anniversary of First Extendo Telehandler
Pettibone/Traverse Lift LLC is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Pettibone Model 88 Extendo, believed to be the first telescopic handler ever produced. Developed in the late 1960s, the first Model 88 Extendo unit was completed and delivered in early 1970, as documented by the original bill of sale from March 24, 1970....
Thu January 09, 2020
JLG Announces Plans to Introduce New SkyTrak Ultra Compact Telehandler in Partnership with AUSA
JLG Industries Inc. , an Oshkosh Corporation company and a global manufacturer of mobile elevating work platforms and telehandlers, has announced a 10-year partnership with AUSA to build its new SkyTrak 3013 ultracompact telehandler, extending the company's telehandler portfolio....
Wed January 08, 2020
Sheet Material Handler Attachment Now Available for JLG Telehandlers
JLG Industries Inc. has added a new sheet material handler to its line of telehandler attachments. The coupler-mounted attachment can lift up to 3,000 lbs. (1,360 kg) with a 72-in. (183 cm) maximum fork spread, allowing for heavy and wide materials to be delivered at height....
Mon November 25, 2019
Manitou Adds Construction Telehandler With Higher Capacity
The Manitou MTA 12055 Series III telehandler ranks as the heaviest capacity construction telehandler in the product line. This new machine has a maximum lift capacity of 12,000 lbs. (5,443 kg), lift height of 55 ft....
Thu June 20, 2019
Merlo's P50.18Plus — Power Plus Extra Stability
Merlo's new range of Panoramic telehandlers includes the P50.18Plus, which brings powerful stability to the construction market. This high capacity telehandler, with a lift height of 58 ft. 5 in. (17.8 m), a reach of 44 ft....
Wed June 19, 2019
Applied Machinery Sales Now Carries Merlo Roto R50.35 S-Plus
The Merlo Roto R50.35 S-Plus, with its 115 ft. (35 m) lift, is now available in the United States. Offered exclusively to the U.S. market through Applied Machinery Sales and its dealers, the Roto50.35 S-Plus brings a newly engineered tilt cab with integrated controls, 89 ft....
Thu May 09, 2019
Pettibone Adds Bracing Systems Inc. to Dealer Network
Pettibone/Traverse Lift LLC announced the addition of Bracing Systems Inc. to its dealer network. With locations in Hanover Park and Mokena, Ill., Bracing Systems will primarily focus on sales and service of Traverse telehandlers for northern Illinois and a portion of northwest Indiana....
Mon April 01, 2019
JCB Announces New Options for Loadall Telehandler Range
JCB announced the availability of new options for the range of JCB Loadall lift-and-place telescopic handlers offered in North America. The new options are:
Positive air shut-off;
Extra mirror package;
Rear-view camera package;
Arctic kit; and
Thu March 28, 2019
Genie Offers New Positive Air Shutdown System
Genie booms and telehandlers are now available from the factory "rental-ready" forindustries and applications requiring positive air shutdown, including uses on oil and gas, mining and indoor factory jobsites....
Wed March 13, 2019
JCB Launches 504-13 Loadall Subcompact Telescopic Handler in North America
JCB launched the 504-13 Loadall subcompact telescopic handler in response to growing demand in North America for telehandlers in the sub-6,000 lb. (2,721 kg) category. With a 4,000 lb. (1,814 kg) lift capacity and maximum lift height of 13 ft....