Prior to the introduction of mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs) in the 1970s, construction industry professionals relied almost exclusively on ladders and scaffolding to access major work at height projects.
Learn more about chassis types in this month’s Aerial Pros Minute.
Work always has to be done in the air, and before powered lifts, contractors used ladders and scaffolding.
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Sometimes platform accessories are designed to keep your boom lifts in compliance with industry safety standards or safe use practices mandated on customer jobsites.
Just like many U.S. cities, Montreal faces the challenges of stretching roadway and bridge life well beyond their designed intent — and obtaining funding for updates.
Learn more about cold weather usage in this month’s Aerial Pros Minute.
The upcoming implementation of the new ANSI A92.22 Safe Use and A92.24 Training Standards for Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs) in the United States is creating quite a bit of confusion in the industry. T
Trailer-mounted booms have become a staple in rental fleets of all sizes.
Working in the dark has become an experience that most construction workers will participate in during their careers.
Learn more about light tower generators in this month’s Aerial Pros Minute.
One of the most common questions we receive at Genie is: “Will I be certified to work on/inspect/operate Genie® Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs) upon successful completion of a Genie technical service or operator training course?”
A “Super Boom” was the nickname first given to Genie® boom lifts, breaking through the industry's vertical height ceiling.
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From a training and safety perspective, one of the biggest challenges the industry sees right now is increasing awareness about why safety training is so important.
What if I were to tell you that, with a single hybrid articulated boom, you could efficiently complete both inside and outdoor projects?
The Chenaux Generating Station on the Ottawa River in Ontario, Canada, uses the river’s current to generate electricity to power nearly 150,000 homes on the grid.
Learn more about boom welder improvements in this month’s Aerial Pros Minute.
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The first iPhone was introduced 10 years ago, which is why it’s so amazing to see how mobile devices (like smartphones) have changed the way much of the population lives and works.