The Ahern family of companies has promoted Amelia Pearce from global marketing director to vice president of global marketing at Ahern Companies.
High-capacity telehandlers offer high lift and lifting capacity and are a more maneuverable option than cranes for moving and lifting materials around the jobsite. With a wide variety of attachments for handling materials from pipes to pallets, these machines are primed for work on construction sites, industrial applications, working in the oil and gas and mining industries, and stockpile management.
Alden Equipment was recently awarded a government contract to deliver 60 Xtreme XR5919 telehandlers. Alden Equipment partnered with Wika Mobile Control (WMC) to install a qSCALE I2 load moment indicator (LMI) on each of the telehandlers. This system provides the operator with a display of the current load and geometric information, including the actual and allowable load, boom length, boom angle and load radius.
Empire Roofing has taken delivery of the first six production models of the new Xtreme XR1055 rough-terrain telehandler from Xtreme Manufacturing.
Ahern Canada, part of the Ahern International division, celebrated its official launch October 19with a grand opening ceremony at its new facility in Edmonton, Alberta.
At ConExpo 2017, Xtreme Manufacturing is unveiling a new telehandler which expands their 10,000 pounds capacity line. The new Xtreme XR1056 can lift loads up to 10,000 pounds, with a lift height of up to 56 feet. Engineered to withstand the toughest working conditions, this high-pivot telehandler is equipped with a heavy-duty steel frame, chassis and boom, as well as long-life boom rollers that require minimal maintenance and deliver a smooth boom operation for precision handling of loads.