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MEC extends Xtra-Deck to boom lifts
A solution to stop operators standing on the mid-rail, Xtra-Deck has only been available on scissors until now 
Dingli innovations at Bauma China
New products included vertical mast and stock picker products, plus rail mounted and electric boom and scissor ranges   
LGMG unveils boom re-design
Manufacturer launches newly-designed boom lifts at Bauma China, with larger capacities 
Double series launch from XCMG
The King boom series and new rough terrain scissor line have been introduced at Bauma China
Sinoboom launches new livery and products
New blue/graphite global colour scheme accompanied by hybrid boom launch at Bauma China
Articulating booms
Articulating booms now feature load and tilt sensing, but OEMs are noting a bigger trend in this market: electrification. Lindsey Anderson reports.
Dingli electric booms reach 30m
Manufacturer’s lithium-powered boom lift range now covers 24.2m to 30.3m working height
Niftylift launches 2nd generation hybrid
Manufacturer launches second-generation hybrid technology, named Gen2 Hybrid
Into the future: electric/hybrid access equipment
AI delves into the trends and choices in the fast-moving electric- and hybrid-powered MEWP sector
Skyjack dual capacity launches
Manufacturer’s 40ft and 60ft booms will now offer dual capacities, while DC scissors are upgraded
Driving forward
Direct electric drive technology continues to advance, providing further efficiency and reduced costs. Lindsey Anderson reports on the latest
Interview: Elisabeth Ausimour, Manitou
The new president of Manitou Group’s Material Handling & Access talks about a new era of electric equipment
Boom lift trends
ANSI standards brings in a new era of dual capacity booms, while there is an increasing need for electric and hybrid equipment
Dingli launches second electric RT boom
Chinese manufacturer launches the 22m working height BA22ERT articulating boom
Dingli reveals electric articulating booms
New series of lithium-powered models share 95% components with diesal-powered platforms
Group files petition with SAIA to end ANSI appeals
Aerial industry stakeholders demand approval for ANSI A92 standards on March 1, 2020
Genie debuts new products at ARA Show
The company showcased a new S-60J telescopic boom, Z-45 FE hybrid boom and global-spec vertical masts
UP Equip to hit the road with Easy Lifts
The company will demo units in seven East Coast cities this February
Genie to showcase telematics at ARA Show
The company will promote the features and benefits of its Lift Connect program during the Feb. 10-12 rental event in Orlando
Skyjack to show updated units at ARA Show
The company will roll out its next generation of DC scissors, increased-capacity boom lifts and more
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