Service Equipment

NCCCO Developing Pile Driving Rig Operator Certification In partnership with the Pile Driving Contractors Association (PDCA), the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) is developing a new certification for operators of dedicated and purpose-built pile driving rigs.

One-millionth PAL Card Issued
IPAF has issued the one millionth ever PAL Card (Powered Access License or Powered Access Licensed- Registration in North America) under its voluntary, industry-led operator training program which is certified by TÜV as conforming to ISO 18878. To... Read More
JLG’s Frank Nerenhausen to Deliver IPAF Summit Keynote
Frank Nerenhausen, president of JLG, is the keynote speaker at the IPAF Summit, and he will explore emerging technologies and their potential application in the access industry under the title “Gimmicks or the Next Reality”. The IPAF Summit will be held... Read More
Enter Now to Win an International Award for Powered Access
Entries are now open for the International Awards for Powered Access (IAPAs) 2015, jointly organized by Access International, Access Lift & Handlers and IPAF. The IAPA awards ceremony and dinner, and the IPAF Summit conference, will be held on March... Read More
All PAL Cards to be Smart
All PAL Cards (Powered Access Licensed-Registrations and Powered Access Licenses) issued by the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) for training on or after January 1, 2015 will be machine-readable, i.e. Smart PAL Cards. This move aims to... Read More
Larson Electronics Releases a 4000-watt Five-stage Light Mast
The LM-30-8-5S-4X1000W-EW-SM-RD five-stage telescoping light mast with electric winch from Larson Electronics is designed to quickly and safely deploy 4,000 watts of intense lighting in locations where elevated illumination is needed for maximum area... Read More

NCCCO Joins Coalition Calling on OSHA to Fix Crane Operator Certification Requirements
The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) has joined nine other leading construction industry organizations to call on the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to correct and reissue long-awaited crane... Read More
IPAF Releases Half-Year Results for Accident Reporting Project
There were 23 fatalities worldwide involving mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs), also known as aerial work platforms (AWPs), in the first half of 2014, according to findings from IPAF’s accident database. The main causes of these fatalities were:... Read More
Three-stage Telescoping Light Mast Mounted Single-axle Trailer with Wheels
The LM-30-3S-EW-TLR produced by Larson Electronics features a rotating boom that allows for 360° of rotation, a removable mast head for storing mounted equipment when not in use, and an easy fold over assembly for transportation and storing. The entire... Read More
Speakers Finalized for IPAF North American Convention
Cordelia Clarke Julien, Director, Training and Safety Programs, Prevention Office, Ontario Ministry of Labor, will speak at the IPAF North American Convention that will be held on October 1 and 2, 2014 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She will discuss what... Read More
Jack Doheny Companies forms Specialty Equipment Division
Founded in 1974, Jack Doheny Companies is one of the world's largest environmental equipment dealer organizations, selling, renting, and servicing a broad portfolio of vacuum trucks and infrastructure inspection equipment. With seventeen locations in the... Read More



2014 Summer/Fall Buyer's Guide


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