October 17, 2017 - Miller Electric Mfg. Co., a worldwide manufacturer of arc welding equipment, has introduced the new Fusion 160, a versatile welder/generator that offers portability for outdoor work, while also providing the ability to weld safely indoors without starting the gas engine — thanks to industry-exclusive PowerShift technology.
Oct. 11, 2017 - Arjun Mirdha has been appointed to the position of Genie Chief Commercial Officer for Terex Aerial Work Platforms (AWP). In this newly created role, Mirdha will have global responsibility for all aspects of the commercial side of the Terex AWP business for the Genie® brand, including sales; commercial operations; marketing; parts; services and lifecycle solutions. Mirdha will be based in Redmond, Wash., and assumes the role effective immediately.
Oct. 6, 2017 - At the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex, located in the middle of the Walt Disney World® Resort near Orlando, Fla., professional and amateur athletes from around the world visit the 220-acre athletic complex daily for the ultimate sports experience — a truly magical experience for many of them. Broadcasters covering youth sports competitions at the complex aim to provide remote viewers with shots and angles of the live action similar to what they would experience watching a pro sports event. To get all of the dramatic live footage, Mark Begonia, Production Manager, ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex Production Center, and his team employs state-of-the-art broadcasting equipment and a fleet of Genie lifts.
October 5, 2017 - At the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex, located in the middle of the Walt Disney World® Resort near Orlando, Fla., professional and amateur athletes from around the world visit the 220-acre athletic complex daily for the ultimate sports experience — a truly magical experience for many of them.
October 2, 2017 - The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company has completely overhauled its OTR tire website, www.goodyearotr.com, to provide an enriched user experience and help mining, construction, quarry and port operations discover how Goodyear can help enhance their efficiencies and lower their operating costs.
Sept. 29, 2017 - To help customers recovering from the damage done during the flooding following Hurricane Harvey, Terex AWP has sent three teams of product support specialists to travel throughout Texas to work with customers to assess the condition of the Genie® equipment in their rental fleets. Also to assist with recovery efforts, Terex AWP issued Water Damage Repair Checklists for Genie booms, scissors and telehandlers to all customers in the area.
Sept. 29, 2017 - To enhance utility contractors’ efficiency while drilling and steering in hard rock, Ditch Witch has released the new AT40 All Terrain horizontal directional drill (HDD). The machine features an advanced, two-pipe All Terrain drilling system that provides 33 percent more torque than competitive units.
Many of you in the rental business are readying your construction heater equipment for winter rental duty. There is much to do and know. More than ever before, rental companies and their customers are faced with a plethora of choices of construction heater models that offer a varying range of BTU-per-hour output. Luckily, we have some great and well-established made-in-Canada innovative brands.