Platforms

Material Handling & Storage

Vertical Access Work Platform promotes productivity and safety.

September 4, 2014

Powered by 240 V, 3-phase service, SafRise™ Climber ascends at 30 fpm and is offered in single- and twin-mast options capable of lifting adaptable modular platforms that can conform to curves and corners. Single mast set-up has live load capacity to 8,000 lb and spans 50 ft, while twin-mast has live load capacity to 13,000 lb and spans 120 ft. To ensure worker safety, controlled-descent-failsafe feature can safely lower platform to ground even without power. Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage, Safety & Security Equipment

Elevating Platform offers safe access to tank trucks/cars.

July 10, 2014

G-RAFF Elevating Platform provides safe access to tank trucks, tank cars, and hopper cars. Specifically providing operators with continuous fall protection while working on the tops of such vehicles, self-supporting product features level access platform that raises and lowers to exact height of vehicle. Other features include machine screw actuation, pushbutton operation, and self-adjusting stairway. Customization is available to suit specific requirements. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Ground Level Lift Tables eliminate hydraulics. .

June 6, 2014

Powered by electric motor with lifting action by machine or ball screw instead of hydraulics, Zero-Low Ground Level Lift Tables are available in capacities from 250–6,000 lb. Operation is quiet, clean, and suitable for laboratory, food processing, and pharmaceutical operations. Offered in standard and customizable sizes from 26 x 36 in. up to 60 x 72 in. with heights from 0–48 in., tables operate on 110 Vac, 230/460 V 3-phase, or 12/24 V battery power. Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Greenbrier Announces Orders for 7,000 New Railcars Valued at over $700 Million

May 29, 2014

~ Value of orders received in fiscal 2014 reaches $1.7 billion ~~ Continued strength in intermodal and energy markets lead the way ~~ Orders for tank cars exceed 2,300 units LAKE OSWEGO, Ore. – The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. [NYSE:GBX announced today that it received new orders in April and May for 7,000 railcar units valued at more than $700 million.  Orders announced today... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Unique Application Creates Innovative Ergonomic Lift Table Solution

January 31, 2014

Guelph, Ontario, Canada – In October of 2013, Pentalift was approached by a large provider of contract sterilization using gamma irradiation. The company was looking for a solution to their unique application which would pair a man lift, or work platform, with a pallet lift. Both units would need to be controlled by a single custom control panel located on the work platform, as would the... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

EnKon will Be Exhibiting a Zero-Level Post Lift for Carts & Pallets at MODEX 2014

December 19, 2013

Walled Lake, Michigan — EnKon Systems, Herkules Equipment Corporation’s brand name of lift systems will be exhibiting the EnKon Zero-Level Post Lift along with a number of other products in booth #9040 at the MODEX 2014 Trade Show. The electric-hydraulic Post Lift’s platform can be customized to fit pallet jacks, industrial carts, and even carts with narrow casters that typical scissor... Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage, Safety & Security Equipment

Mobile Transloading Platform promotes safety, efficiency.

October 14, 2013

Portable Transloading Platform provides safe, mobile access solution for transloading operations – either truck to rail or rail to truck. When in use, operator lowers gangway and is protected from falls by safety cage for safe access to vehicle top. Unit can also be customized to provide access to 2 rolling vehicles simultaneously. Hose connections or loading arms provide ergonomically safe option to transfer products between vehicles. Multiple customization options are available. Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage, Safety & Security Equipment

Portable Fall Protection Platform requires no foundation.

September 26, 2013

Designed for use where permanent installation of pedestal platform is not suitable, Removable Insta-Rack Platform brings users to predetermined height needed for safe, stable access to tops of tank trucks and railcars. Counter-weighted, 4-post platform features fold-down aluminum gangway and safety enclosure for optimum fall protection. Integration options with skid systems and loading arms are available. Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission, Green & Clean

Siemens Successfully Installs First North Sea Platform

August 30, 2013

• HelWin1 North Sea platform will supply more than 500,000 households with wind power • Commissioning of grid connection HelWin1 on schedule for 2014 • More than 100 employees performing installation at sea Siemens has installed the HelWin1 offshore platform in the North Sea, marking the successful completion of a significant stage in German grid connection projects. HelWin1 will link... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

Steel Work Platforms feature customizable design.

August 9, 2013

Built to meet size, load, and span requirements, Wildeck® Steel Work Platforms range from small light-duty platforms to large-span heavy-duty industrial mezzanines. Platform deck can be designed with moisture-resistant floor, open grating, or heavy-duty surface that will withstand continuous traffic. In addition to 2-rail and 5-rail configurations, railing systems can be custom-designed to meet company needs. Platforms, guards, stairways, and landings meet ANSI MH28.3: 2009 standard. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Truck Loading Racks offer protection in extreme environments.

June 4, 2013

Engineered in compliance with OSHA standards, Truck Loading Racks feature single or multiple hatch access and can be equipped with several access options, including slide-tracks, canopies, self-leveling stair gangways, flat ramp or telescoping gangways, and custom-designed safety cages. Integration options include loading arms and pumping stations. Finished with red oxide primer as standard, racks are available with optional coatings as well as hot-dipped galvanizing. Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

Portable Loading/Unloading Platforms suit shale oil applications.

January 18, 2013

Designed for use in remote shale oil fields, GREEN Access & Fall Protection portable loading/unloading platforms for tank trucks and rail cars negate need for installing permanent platform that can only be used at one location. Modular solutions offer flexibility to utilize temporary loading station that can be broken down and taken to next facility or project. Portable loading and unloading platforms ensure safe and efficient handling of resources. Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

NEW! Custom Dual Mast Work Platform

December 17, 2012

Designed as a flexible manufacturing system for the aerospace industry, this platform is one of a pair used in a manufacturing cell. Each of the two platform systems can be manually positioned for use along the length of the product and then moved to another location in the manufacturing cell. The lift system consists of two separate vertical masts and a platform which all utilize industrial... Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

TMHE Reduces Material Handling Costs with Mobile Elevating Work Platform

November 27, 2012

Toyota Material Handling Europe (TMHE)'s new mobile elevating work platform is designed for reach trucks, increasing the flexibility of forklift operations and enabling one-man operation.<4444>Toyota Material Handling Europe (TMHE) is dedicated to providing high quality material handling solutions that also help to reduce costs. The mobile elevating work platform module is compatible with the... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Custom-Configured Lifts integrate into most production lines.

April 11, 2011

For assembly or maintenance operations where large structures, such as aircraft or heavy equipment, must be accessed at elevated or varying heights, Custom-Configured Lifts can be designed into production lines. Scissor lifts are available in stationary or movable configurations with variety of platform sizes and lifting ranges to meet application-specific requirements. Options include soft start/stop, indexed lifting and lowering, fold-down safety gates, and bellows skirting. Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

The JLG LiftPod Wins Top Product Award from Building Operations Management Magazine

January 4, 2011

LiftPod selected from more than 500 possible products<4444>McConnellsburg, Pa. - JLG Industries, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company [NYSE:OSK] and a leading manufacturer of aerial work platforms and telescopic material handlers, announced today that its LiftPod® personal portable lift will be featured in the January issue of Building Operations Management magazine as a Top Product.<4444>The... Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

JLG and Hinowa Announce an Agreement for the Supply of JLG-Branded Specialty Boom Lifts

October 29, 2010

McConnellsburg, PA (October 27, 2010) - JLG Industries, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company [NYSE: OSK], and Hinowa, S.p.A. announced an agreement that will provide JLG-branded specialty boom lifts to the access market. These versatile articulated boom lifts feature a light overall vehicle weight, the ability to pass through a narrow doorway, outriggers for leveling and drive on rubber tracks.... Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

JLG Will Demonstrate LiftPod® Personal and Portable Lift at IFMA's World Workplace 2010 Conference & Expo

October 29, 2010

McConnellsburg, Pa. (October 26, 2010) - JLG Industries, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company [NYSE:OSK], will showcase its LiftPod® personal portable lift at JLG booth # 1035 during the International Facility Manager's Association's (IFMA) World Workplace 2010 Conference & Expo, which will be held Oct. 27-29 at the Georgia World Conference Center in Atlanta, Georgia. IFMA - celebrating its... Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage, Safety & Security Equipment

JLG Products Shine at FedFleet 2010

August 17, 2010

Industry-leading Boom Lifts, Telehandlers and Aerial Lift Equipment Were on Display<4444>McConnellsburg, Pa. - JLG Industries, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company [NYSE:OSK] demonstrated the versatility of its product range during FedFleet 2010, held July 13-15 at the Phoenix Convention Center in Phoenix, Arizona.<4444>"At FedFleet 2010, JLG had the opportunity to showcase a variety of products... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Beta Max Helps Restore Historic Guardian Building in Detroit

June 2, 2010

Industry Leader Beta Max delivers equipment lifting solutions to local Detroit construction Company Tools/Sache, LLC for restoration of the giant historical skyscraper known as "The Guardian Building". <4444>Detroit, Michigan's giant historical skyscraper "The Guardian", gets facelift with state of the art lifting equipment from national industry giant Beta Max Hoists. Local Detroit Company... Read More