Launch of the new MLT 850 NewAg XL telehandler at Eurotier

Manitou Group, is launching its new NewAg XL telehandler model at the Eurotier international animal farming fair. The MLT 850-145 V+ telehandler is the fourth model in the NewAg XL range, following the launch of the MLT 841, 1041 and 961. This new model is not only suitable for large farms and cooperatives, but also […]

17/11/2022 - 13:35 pm

Ausa introduces its electric range and new branding at Bauma

Ausa, a manufacturer of compact all-terrain industrial vehicles, was back at Bauma which was held in Munich from 24 to 30 October. During a frantic week in which over 495,000 people attended the event, Ausa showed its range of electric vehicles for the first time and launched a new brand image that is being applied […]

08/11/2022 - 14:50 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

Multi-Reverse Camera System Now Available for SkyTrak Telehandlers

JLG Industries has introduced a multi-reverse camera system for SkyTrak telehandlers, giving operators more confidence when backing up. This optional feature increases job site awareness by displaying multiple views from behind the machine – left, right, and rear. The SkyTrak multi-reverse camera system can be used for day or night operation and features three components: […]

02/03/2021 - 13:24 pm

Independent Hire expands telehandler fleet with Snorkel

UK rental company, Independent Hire, has expanded its telehandler fleet with four Snorkel SR626 compact rough terrain telehandlers. Servicing the Midlands and South East of the UK from three strategically located branches in Buckinghamshire, Essex and Coventry, Independent Hire offers a comprehensive range of equipment and plant, ranging from power tools and generators, to powered […]

18/01/2021 - 21:46 pm

Haulotte appoints a new distributor in Africa

Haulotte named Premium Group as a distributor of the full range of its aerial equipment and telehandlers in 12 African countries. This partnership will enable the Group to provide a better local service support to the end-user contractors and rental companies in the Africa Zone. Premium Group will be an authorised distributor in Morocco, Senegal, […]

04/08/2020 - 12:35 pm

GGR Group sells UK’s first electric telehandler

Lifting solutions specialists GGR Group has sold the first electric telehandler to Flannery Plant Hire in the UK. The machine will be used as part of works on the new HS2 high speed railway linking up London, the Midlands and the North of England. Niall Hester, operations director at Flannery Plant Hire said, “Following the […]

06/07/2020 - 12:19 pm
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Snorkel highlights rough terrain capabilities at World of Concrete 2020

Snorkel is honing-in on its rough terrain models at World of Concrete 2020. Designed to be robust and heavy duty, Snorkel’s rough terrain lifts have a durable all-steel construction and are intended to be remanufactured. This is advantageous for contractors who purchase their lifts, rather than rent, as they can benefit from an extended working […]

04/02/2020 - 15:36 pm

JLG to introduce New SkyTrak Ultra Compact Telehandler in partnership with Ausa

JLG Industrie, has announced a 10-year partnership with Ausa to build its new SkyTrak 3013 ultracompact telehandler, extending the company’s telehandler portfolio. The SkyTrak 3013 telehandler is designed to meet the needs of landscapers, do-it-yourself homeowners, small industrial work and agricultural applications. The machine weighs approximately 5300 lbs. with a load capacity of 2700lb and […]

15/01/2020 - 14:23 pm

Pettibone launches Traverse T1246X Telehandler

Pettibone has begun production of its Traverse T1246X telehandler, making it the third Traverse telehandler launched in the company’s X-Series line-up. The machine will be on show at the ConExpo exhibition held in Las Vegas in March. Pettibone says that the Traverse remains the only new telehandler on the market with an extendable, traversing boom […]

03/01/2020 - 12:09 pm

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