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Boom Truck Market Expected to Cross $500M by 2024

According to a new report, the market for boom and bucket trucks is expected to exceed $500 million by 2024 due to steady demand from utility, electrical contracting, signage, and lighting applications.

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Electrician Injured After Bucket Truck is Hit

According to police, the electrician, who was working on a traffic light 20 feet above ground, could have sustained serious injuries if he was not wearing a harness attached to the bucket.

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Baltimore Gas & Electric to Test Drones

Baltimore Gas & Electric (BGE) will test the use of drones for power line inspections. Currently, inspections are conducted by BGE workers that have to climb poles or use binoculars.

Elliott products enjoyed early adoption by electrical contractors and utilities, as post-war America constructed its electrical grid. (Photo: Elliott Equipment Company)

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Elliott Equipment Company Celebrates 70th Anniversary

Elliott Equipment Company, a leading manufacturer of truck mounted material handling work platforms, cranes, and digger derricks is celebrating its 70th anniversary in 2018.

Dan Horton and Sue Perkins from Terex delivered 100 hygiene kits to Boysville in January. Photo courtesy of Terex

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Terex Sales Meeting Includes Community Service

During the company's annual sales meeting in Texas, Terex team members donated bicycles and hygiene kits to two local organizations that serve at-risk youth.

Bobcat Company E85 compact excavator. Photo courtesy of Bobcat

Products

E85 Compact Excavator

Bobcat Company E85 is the largest machine in the company’s compact excavator family. The 13 inches of tail overhang allows the E85 to work in compact environments.

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Pavement Recycling Systems Names Fleet Operations Manager

Chris Turner was named manager of fleet operations for Pavement Recycling Systems, Inc., headquartered in Jurupa Valley, Calif.

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Altec Recalls Cranes for Load Control

Set to begin Feb. 15, the recall covers 122 Altec AC40-152S cranes in the 2014 to 2017 model years.

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PG&E Targets Medium- and Heavy-Duty Electrification

Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) aims to support widespread EV adoption for medium- to heavy-duty vehicles by developing four new pilot projects aimed at fleet and residential customers.

Photo of PSE&G utility poles and solar panels via Mr. Matté/Wikimedia

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PSE&G Recognized for Grid Upgrades to Improve Resiliency

After Superstorm Sandy, N.J.-based Public Service Electric & Gas Co. (PSE&G) made significant upgrades to make sure it can stand up to natural disasters more effectively and respond to outages more quickly.

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