Boom lifts are used for reaching those hard to access areas that are high in the sky. The boom lift was invented in 1951 by Walter Thornton-Trump and was originally called "the giraffe," before changing to "cherry picker," after getting frequent use on orchards during fruit picking season. Other names include aerial lift, aerial device,…Read more
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Telehandlers are one of the most popular machines we offer for equipment rental. Also known as a telescopic handler, the telehandler combines aspects of a forklift and a crane into a compact machine. Consisting of a telescopic boom handle with interchangeable attachment heads, a telehandler offers more reach and power than a forklift with similar…Read more
When it comes to choosing between equipment rental or buying, like most things, the short answer is - it depends. More and more contractors are choosing to rent the equipment they need at the job site. Some construction companies are finding it advantageous to maintain a partial permanent fleet while renting out equipment for certain…Read more
Everyone knows safety first is a must on any construction site. An accident on a construction site has the potential to be life-threatening because of the large equipment, hazardous materials, and extreme working conditions. Crew bosses on construction sites are tasked with keeping their employees safe and minimizing the risk of potential accidents. As the…Read more
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