Forklifts & Telehandlers

Expertise Contracting Company, one of Saudi Arabia’s leading industrial service providers, recently took delivery of 37 Genie self-propelled telescopic boom lifts. Comprising a mix of Genie S-65 and S-85 boom lifts offering maximum working heights from 20 to 27.

The Manitou group, a leading rough-terrain handling equipment manufacturer, had two new rough-terrain forklift trucks among 13 products on display at the Intermat Paris, a leading exhibition of equipment, machinery and techniques for the construction and materials industries, held last April in France.

Case Construction Equipment sees an increasing trend towards larger models of telehandlers in the region, with the overall growth in the segment driven by a rise in the machines’ use in the residential construction, utilities and recycling sectors.

The US-based Lombardi & Son Masonry claims to offer the only aerial work platform in the world that provides 360-degree access around vertical and multi-dimensional structures. Lombardi Lift can be configured into (from left) L- and U-shapes or even surround a vertical structure to provide 360-degree accessibility.