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Envelope Control: Here’s What You Need to Know

Envelope Control — you may have run across this term while reading about the latest advances in boom lift technology. If you’re not familiar with it, here’s an explanation of what it is and how it benefits you and your customers.   Envelope control regulates the maximum boom outreach and lift height on select Genie®…

Envelope Control for Aerial Work Platforms

Envelope-controlled aerial work platforms are growing in popularity in the rental market because they have enabled the equipment to achieve greater heights. If you’re new to envelope-controlled machines, there are a few basic things you need to understand. What is Envelope Control? Envelope control systems are developed with a calibration process to assure the machine’s…

Genie® Booms Offer Wide Applications, High Efficiency at Qingdao Beihai Shipyard

If you trace the origins of aerials in the China market, you will find shipbuilding and Genie® booms at the core. One of the earliest companies to realize the advantages of working at height safely was Qingdao Beihai Shipbuilding Heavy Industry Co., Ltd (BSIC) based in the Qingdao, Shandong Province. Over the years, BSIC has purchased over 100 Genie® telescopic booms…

What is the difference between an articulating boom and a telescopic boom?

Aerial lift equipment is used in a wide range of industries on jobsites and in facilities around the world. Boom lifts, in particular, are an ideal choice for applications where you need to lift workers, tools and materials extended heights to get the job done. Two different types of boom lifts dominate the market today:…