Oshkosh Corporation to acquire Hinowa

Oshkosh Corporation a leading innovator of mission-critical vehicles and essential equipment, has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Hinowa SpA, a privately held international company and leading manufacturer of track-based aerial work platforms, mini dumpers, lift trucks and undercarriages. Once complete, Hinowa will become part of the Oshkosh Access Equipment […]

17/11/2022 - 13:52 pm
Products  >  MEWPs

JLG and Hinowa mark their long partnership with Series Gen 2 launch  

JLG Industries, a leading global manufacturer of mobile elevating work platforms and telehandlers and Hinowa, a manufacturer of crawler mounted work platforms, mini dumpers, tracked lift trucks and under carriages, celebrate the twelve and a half years of collaboration with the launch of a renewed EC Series at Bauma 2022. At the SAIE Show, held […]

25/10/2022 - 13:17 pm

JLG’’s Seatbelt Engagement and Operator Presence Option now available as an aftermarket accessory

JLG a leading global manufacturer of mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs) and telehandlers, now offers its Seatbelt Engagement and Operator Presence option for select JLG telehandlers as an aftermarket accessory available through Online Express. This new telehandler retrofit kit includes seatbelt engagement assurance, operator presence functionality, a high visibility orange seatbelt and illustrated instructions for […]

27/09/2022 - 13:59 pm
Products  >  MEWPs

Next generation of the JLG AR app

JLG Industries, Inc  has updated its Augmented Reality (AR) app, giving the digital tool a facelift and expanding its capabilities to be even more useful to users on a day-to-day basis. The next-generation upgrades include an all-new interface and experience, new content, cloud-based and offline use, expanded machine inspections functionality and a new ‘Fleet’ feature. […]

28/06/2022 - 12:14 pm
News  >  Events

JLG shares a New Perspective with hybrid event for dealers and customers

JLG Industries is hosting a special hybrid event from 9 to 20 May 2022. Key distributors and their customers from Europe, the Middle East and South Africa, will be welcomed to the New Perspective at its UK location in Leicester, while a virtual event will run simultaneously for those unable to attend. A bespoke entry […]

05/05/2022 - 13:06 pm

JLG appoints director of product management for connected solutions platform

JLG Industries has named  Ara Eckel as director of product management for the company’s connected solutions platform team. In this role, Eckel will drive the connected channel strategy. Job site connectivity is an important trend in the construction industry today, and JLG’s connected solutions platform team works to develop cutting-edge digital technologies, that when used […]

04/04/2022 - 16:19 pm

Karin Nars invested as IPAF’s first woman president

A new presidential team has been confirmed for the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF), with Karin Nars of Dinolift officially invested as the federation’s first woman President during its 2022 AGM, held for the first time in three years as a physical meeting following the restrictions of the coronavirus pandemic. In addition to Nars being […]

15/03/2022 - 16:03 pm

Bob Begley joins the JLG product management team

Bob Begley has been appointed as JLG’s as director of product management for scissor, vertical and low-level access lifts. In this role, Begley is responsible for the company’s multi-generational product plan, as well as driving the direction and implementation of its go-to-market strategies. “Within the last few years, JLG has taken big leaps in the […]

01/03/2022 - 17:19 pm
Products  >  MEWPs

High productivity from JLG’s new scissors

JLG has launched two new scissor lift models: the electric-drive ES2646 and the hydraulic-drive R2646. With a platform height of 26ft (7.92m), a capacity of 1200lb (544.31kg) and the ability to work both indoors and out, these new JLG machines are designed to deliver a more productive day on the job. Bob Begley, director of […]

28/02/2022 - 13:12 pm

JLG establishes developmental partnership with RE2 Robotics

With the intention of advancing the integration of robotics with access equipment, JLG Industries has entered a developmental partnership with RE2 Robotics, a leading developer of intelligent robotic mobile manipulation systems. The collaboration aims to deliver improved operator safety and enhanced productivity on job sites. “Robotic technologies have long been used in a variety of […]

02/02/2022 - 17:22 pm

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