Posts Tagged ‘JLG’

Update! Twins! Super Compact JLG & Cat Telehandlers

January 6th, 2009 by moresnow | 1 Comment | Filed in Telehandler

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As many know JLG makes many different telehandlers and for one manufacturer they are customizing to their exact specifications.  Here is another prime example of their work where the Cat TH255 and the JLG G5-18A share a similar framework and architecture

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JLG Rebrands Gradall Rear Pivot Steer Telehandlers

October 28th, 2008 by moresnow | No Comments | Filed in Telehandler

Break out the spray paint…It was only a matter of time but JLG has rebranded the Gradall Rear Pivot Steer Telehandlers.  The history of the Telehandler line is unique and the power the brand has brought to JLG is truly awesome.  The design and engineering innovation of this machine has moved throughout their entire line of machines.

“The Gradall name has been an icon in the telehandler industry for decades, with a reputation built on reliability and performance. We’re maintaining all the finest qualities of the Gradall name and product, including the famous blue color, but will begin branding these models under the JLG name,” said Kirsten Skyba, VP – Global Marketing, JLG Industries. “The same number of models will be available and the equipment will continue to be built, serviced and sold with the high level of quality inherent in all JLG products.”
[via JLG]

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Machine Monitoring Systems

November 10th, 2007 by moresnow | No Comments | Filed in Technology

Many construction manufacturers are starting to move down the path to create GPS / Diagnostic services which they are reselling with their equipment.  Currently all the big players seem to offer this but outside of new OEM products there are limited offerings.It would be nice to see other manufacturers provide this. Could it be that not enough organizations have the capability or are there barriers for their entry.

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