Answering Your Questions About Equipment Financing During COVID-19
During a recent conference call with U.S. President Donald Trump, some state governors expressed concern about state revenue shortfalls caused by effects of the coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19).Continue Reading
Implications of the New ANSI/CSA Standards: A Manufacturer’s Perspective
From a manufacturer’s perspective, here’s what your rental store, and your customers, needs to know about the new ANSI and CSA standards to be introduced soon.Continue Reading
Tips for Engaging with Colleagues and Customers When Face-to-Face Meetings Aren’t Possible
There is no substitute for a face-to-face communication. But, getting together in person isn’t always possible, particularly right now as cities, states and countries are asking people to stay at home.Continue Reading
Aerial Equipment 101: What Is a Material Lift?
Material lifts are portable aerial work platforms that offer affordable solutions for lifting, positioning and installing materials.Continue Reading
BIM Makes Jobsite Planning and Construction Easier, More Efficient and More Profitable
Savvy contractors are now using BIM (Building Information Modeling) files to preplan equipment needs for upcoming projects.Continue Reading
Top 5 Tips for Using Telematics to Maintain a MEWP Fleet
Increased market competition and competitive rental rates are significant challenges for rental companies.Continue Reading
Aerial Equipment 101: What Is an Aerial Work Platform?
Aerial work platforms — or AWPs, as they are more commonly known — are economical, portable models that lift one or two workers.Continue Reading
Robust Hybrid Technology: A “Must Have” in Today’s Rental Fleets
Responding to worldwide demand for high-performance yet environment friendly aerial access equipment, and to increasingly stringent emissions and noise regulations, particularly in European markets, hybrid technology today, especially in rental equipment fleets, must be able to perform a wide range of indoor and outdoor applications, increasing utilization rate for rental businesses and decreasing cost of operation for end users.Continue Reading
Designing in 3-D
As more firms are designing in 3-D, we are receiving an increase in demand from architects and our customers for Genie® BIM files.Continue Reading
Changes to Genie® Scissor Lifts and Vertical Mast Lifts You Need to Know About
When the new ANSI A92 (United States) and CSA B354 (Canada) standards go into effect, it will drive alignment with ISO standards, which impacts the way aerial access equipment is designed, manufactured, maintained and operated globally.Continue Reading
Aerial Equipment 101: What Is a Telehandler?
Telehandlers are multi-purpose machines that lift, move and place material.Continue Reading
Telematics and the Data Sharing Economy
As the construction industry continues to modernize its business operation, telematics technology is now being widely adopted and more commonly used in the aerial rental market.Continue Reading
Aerial Equipment 101: What Is a Scissor Lift?
Scissor lifts are a classification of manlift often found in construction and facility maintenance applications designed to elevate workers and their tools to working heights ranging from 19 ft (5.9 m) to 59 ft (17.9 m).Continue Reading
Incorporate Customers in Your Rental Store's Marketing Efforts
When business owners think about marketing, they usually think about attracting new customers.Continue Reading
What Is a MEWP (Mobile Elevated Work Platform)?
Learn about MEWPs, the differences in the type of MEWPs available on the market, and more to help you select the right machine for your job.Continue Reading
“We think of BIM as a beginning-to-end concept,” says Josh Lyons, architect for The Thrasher Group, an architecture, engineering and field services company, headquartered in Bridgeport, W.Va.Continue Reading
Preventative Maintenance | Ask Me Anything Dec. 9th-13th, 2019
Welcome to Ask Me Anything with Bob Bartley on Preventative Maintenance!Continue Reading
Recommending the Right MEWP
In today’s competitive market, we, at Genie, know that it is more important than ever for you to establish and earn your rental customers’ respect as a trusted advisor.Continue Reading
Stay Informed about Your MEWP Fleet with Important Genie® Safety and Product Notices
Jobsite safety needs to be a priority for contractors, distributors and manufacturers alike.Continue Reading
Tire and Steering Options for MEWPs
In order for your customers to get the maximum performance out of a mobile elevating work platform (MEWP), it is important that you consider what type of tire or track is best suited for their worksite environment and needs.Continue Reading
Tips for Using Video in Your Marketing Effort
Videos are great for adding the “wow” factor to your rental store’s marketing efforts.Continue Reading