Service Equipment

Are you loading machines safely on site? IPAF’s stand at the bauma 2016 construction show (April 11 to 17 in Munich, Germany) will highlight the safe loading and unloading of mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs, also known as aerial work platforms or AWPs) as an essential part of site operations. The IPAF stand N1115 in the outdoor area will demonstrate how to load and unload MEWPs safely, share good practice and findings from IPAF’s accident reporting project, and provide a meeting point for members to network and discuss issues affecting the industry.

Larson Electronics Debuts Fifty-foot MegaTower Pneumatic Light Mast
Larson Electronics’ LM-50-5S-TLR-16X400LTL-LED Mega Tower™ pneumatic light mast provides a safe and effective way for operators to quickly deploy sixteen 500-watt LED light heads to elevations up to fifty feet. This tower folds over for easy... Read More
Larson Electronics: 10 KVA Temporary Power Distribution System on Wheeled Cart
The MGL-10K-2X240.20A-2X120.20A portable power distribution system from Larson Electronics provides a safe and reliable way for operators in industrial settings to tap into and utilize power sources independently of the work area. This system provides... Read More
A 3,000-watt High Intensity LED Skid Mount Five Stage Light Mast
The LM-30-8-5S-6X600LTL-LED-EW-E18-SM-RD five stage telescoping steel light mast with electric winch from Larson Electronics is designed to quickly and safely deploy 3,000 watts of intense LED lighting in locations where elevated illumination is needed... Read More
NCCCO: Operators, Lift Directors, Inspectors All Need to be Qualified, Experts Say
The first NCCCO Industry Forum on Personnel Qualifications was an unqualified success according to those who attended the event in October. The Forum, hosted by the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO), was the first of... Read More
Industry Professionals Applauded for Contributions to Crane Safety
Crane industry experts from across the country were recognized for their contributions to crane safety last month at the NCCCO Twentieth Anniversary Recognition Gala hosted by the National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators. The... Read More

IPAF eLearning Raises Standard for AWP Operator Training
The International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) has launched its new, enhanced eLearning module as part of its full training program for American and Canadian operators of aerial work platforms (AWPs), also known as mobile elevating work platforms... Read More
Second Lift & Move USA Careers Event to Be Held in Houston
The second Lift & Move USA careers event moves to Houston, Texas, on February 10, 2016, following the success of the inaugural event in Chicago in June this year. The conference is an industry initiative to promote job opportunities in the crane,... Read More
Decision Drivers
Many jobs require reaching overhead areas. Sometimes it’s no more than six feet off the ground. Other times it can be one hundred feet or more. But no matter the height, accessing those overhead areas efficiently and safely is essential. In years... Read More
IPAF Calculates Fatal Injury Rate to Determine MEWP Safety
Preliminary fatal injury rate calculations confirm that mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs, also known as aerial work platforms or AWPs) are one of the safest ways to perform temporary work at height. This latest analysis complements IPAF’s release... Read More
NCCCO Acquires Testing Services Operation of IAI
The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators (NCCCO) and International Assessment Institute (IAI) have announced that NCCCO has acquired IAI’s operations relating to the testing services for CCO certification programs. Effective... Read More



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