AMS Merlo now carries Airo lifts

By Lindsey Anderson30 July 2018

Applied Machinery Sales (AMS) now carries the Airo brand of mobile elevating work platforms.

Airo is an Italian manufacturer of scissor lifts, vertical mast units, crawlers and telescopic and articulating booms. AMS will distribute these, which are available in either diesel or electric power. Rough terrain versions are available across model lines, also.

The line of scissors have lift heights ranging from 22 feet, 11 inches up to 62 feet, 4 inches.

Airo platforms meet or exceed global CE Certifications and ANSI standards. It is a member of the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF). Manufacturing adheres to ISO 9001 standards.

Airo’s articulating MEWPs have 18 models to choose from, with heights ranging from 39 feet, 4 inches to 75 feet, 5 inches.

Rotating stock have heights ranging from 19 feet, 8 inches up to 32 feet, 9 inches. The company’s diesel-powered crawler units can reach heights from 42 feet, 7 inches up to 55 feet, 9 inches, and the straight telescopic boom provides heights from 104 feet, 11 inches to 111 feet, 6 inches.

Depending on model type, AIROs standard features include: oscillating axles for safe operation on uneven ground; Control panel with joystick on platform; Ground control panel with diagnostic display; Easily accessible motor compartment on diesel units; and 4-wheel drive. 



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