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Elliott Equipment Unveils E160/215 Aerial Work Platform Elliott Equipment Company’s newest color LMI display tied to the wireless and tallest aerial work platform was remotes with audible alarms and overunveiled at ICUEE 2013 in Louisville, load shutdown features. The E160/215 Ky. The new model, named the also fully complies with all OSHA and E160/215, is an ANSI A92.2 compliant ANSI A92.2 safety requirements aerial work platform that features 215 ft. including outrigger interlocks to prevent (65.5 m) of working height, 80 ft. (24 m) boom operation until the stabilizers are of side reach, up to 1,200 lbs. (544 kg) of fully deployed. platform capacity, and 30,000 lbs. Jim Glazer, president of Elliott (13,607 kg) of material handling capaciEquipment Company, said that “Elliott ty, mounted on a federal bridge legal 5Equipment and Custom Truck axle chassis. Equipment worked together to develop The E160/215 is designed for on and the E160/215 E-Line model, demonoff-road applications due to Elliott’s strating the focus of both companies on two-stage “EZ-Crib” outriggers that providing the best solutions on the maroffer extreme ground penetration for ket. Custom Truck’s many years of faster setup and teardown times. Elliott experience working with the largest Equipment’s E160/215 was designed The E160/215 aerial work platform features Elliott’s new gravity-leveled work platform that utility and electrical contractors helped from the ground up to solve transmis- measures 36 by 72 in. (91 by 183 cm) and features a hydraulic lifting system that makes it us put substantial amounts of end-user sion construction application challenges possible for one man to easily connect the platform yoke to the jib or boom tip. feedback into the design of this by reducing setup times, eliminating machine. We feel confident that this OSHA test pick requirements, reducing connect the platform yoke to the jib or boom visibility at all boom positions. new model will be an industry leader for The E160/215 includes a proportional many years to come.” equipment expenditures, and optimizing job tip. The basket features an OSHA-compliant site performance, according to the manufac- double hand rail with grounding lugs and a wireless remote control system with an inteThe E160/215 E-Line is available for hydraulic tool circuit for hand tools in the grated LMI display for full visibility of oper- immediate sale and rental. turer. The E160/215 aerial work platform fea- basket. The lower control console features ating conditions from within the workplatFor more information, call 402/592-4500 tures Elliott’s new gravity-leveled work plat- Elliott’s ride-around control console with an form. Elliott Equipment also offers a hard- or visit www.elliotequip.com. (This story also can be found on form that measures 36 by 72 in. (91 by 183 adjustable premium seat and full-pressure wired connection for the remote controls to cm) and features a hydraulic lifting system hydraulic controls mounted on a 360 degree ensure interference-free communication on Construction Equipment Guide’s Web site at that makes it possible for one man to easily continuous rotation turret for straight ahead busy job sites. The E160/215 features a full- www.constructionequipmentguide.com.)
Komatsu’s Mobile App Revolutionizes Asset Monitoring for Owners Komatsu America Corp. has introduced a feature-rich mobile App that allows owners to see critical machine information from the KOMTRAX fleet monitoring system on their Apple or Android smart phones or tablet devices. The App gives owners access to this critical information anytime and anywhere in daily, weekly or monthly time increments. The new App lets owners: • Locate an asset and obtain driving directions to it • Identify hours worked, idle time and fuel consumption • Identify caution codes with descriptions and time stamps • Understand machine movements • Analyze machine utilization Additionally, the new mobile App gives owners the opportunity to directly contact their distributor, product support sales representative, salesperson, service provider, parts counter or KOMTRAX coordinator by simply e-mailing, calling or texting. The KOMTRAX App can be downloaded for free at either the Apple Store or the Google Play Store: search for KOMTRAX, download and register. For more information, visit www.komatsuamerica.com. The KOMTRAX App can be downloaded for free at either the Apple Store or the Google Play Store.
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