August 26, 2014 - This week, Ram launched the 2015 model year for the heavy-duty 2500 and 3500, with the latter boasting a increased torque rating of 865 lb-ft and payload capacity of 7390 lb while maintaining a maximum tow rating of 30,000 lb.
August 6, 2014 - Altec Inc. launched the AN67-E100 and AN67E-E100 aerial devices incorporate the design of AA/AN Series aerial devices into a 100-ft total platform height elevator for transmission applications.
August 6, 2014 - The redesigned Terex XT Pro Series tree trimmer trucks (three models) boast a host of new features, says the company, including a longitudinal hydraulic lift option to provide up to 75 ft of working height, and upper boom articulation of 250º and 125º of lower boom articulation to further extend these aerial devices’ capabilities.
July 17, 2014 - The first new Peterbilt medium-duty COE (cab over engine) Model 220 rolled off the assembly line at the company’s COE manufacturing facility in Mexicali, Mexico and, with that, the Class 6 and 7 truck is now in full production.
July 8, 2014 - Custom Equipment says it has upgraded the Hy-Brid HB-830 low-level scissor lift with a longer platform to give maintenance crews and contractors more space for tools and supplies.
July 7, 2014 - The International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) has released a technical guidance on major inspections of aerial work platforms (AWPs) aimed at keeping equipment safe beyond the manufacturer’s design life.
June 27, 2014 - The 2015 Ram ProMaster City is the automaker’s newest addition to its commercial vehicle lineup, and joins the larger ProMaster and Ram C/V as a Class 1 van offering. Among the available configurations is the two-seat Tradesman cargo van.
May 27, 2014 - The new Ford Transit makes its North American debut with more durable paint, says the maker, thanks to an industry-first paint technology that uses a new two-wet monocoat paint process.
May 21, 2014 - Ford says the all-new 2016 F-650/F-750 medium-duty truck lineup with 6.7-L Power Stroke V8 turbo-diesel will feature three engine power ratings, promising best-in-class standard diesel horsepower and torque, and no vocational limits on top ratings.
April 21, 2014 - AeroVironment says its TurboCord—a dual mode 240V/16A and 120V portable charging cordset—has set a new standard for electric vehicle (EV) charging.
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