Products & Technology

Serious Labs offers VR training for HS2 MEWP operators
Published on: 25 January, 2021
Serious Labs launches pilot VR training program for UK’s HS2 partnership Align JV 
Serious Labs partners with college for VR training
Published on: 10 December, 2020
Serious Labs will provide Grande Prairie Regional College in Alberta with a MEWP simulator for technical training
Technology takes the lead at Bauma China
Published on: 26 November, 2020
Exhibition in Shanghai saw plenty of new electric machines, 5G technology, and new aerial platforms
Point of rental acquires RentItOnline
Published on: 24 November, 2020
RentItOnline will initially be integrated with the Syrinx software, with founder Glenn Pearson remaining involved
Electric focus for JCB
Published on: 19 November, 2020
At an online event JCB unveiled new electric-powered equipment and products
Webinar: Automation in Construction - meet the panel
Published on: 08 September, 2020
On 17 Sept, experts will discuss tech that’s driving automation in the industry in a free webinar
Orbcomm and Terex extend partnership
Published on: 03 August, 2020
Terex to integrate Orbcomm’s FleetEdge 4 platform and lengthen telematics service term for customers
Hilti unveils its first exoskeleton for construction
Published on: 27 July, 2020
In partnership with Ottobock, EXO-01 is slated for release globally later this year
Easybook Training launches online U.S. courses
Published on: 29 June, 2020
Easybook Training in the U.S. has introduced a complete online training library including OSHA-authorized 10- and 30-hour training, plus more
Gearflow wins $162k VentureCat prize
Published on: 22 June, 2020
Online construction marketplace Gearflow wins coveted Northwestern University VentureCat top prize
JLG’s Augmented Reality App aids project planning
Published on: 25 March, 2020
Allows users to place to-scale 3D equipment model in their work environment
Sunbelt using Ritchie Bros. asset management system
Published on: 28 February, 2020
US-based rental firm is using RB Asset Solutions to help manage its US$10 billion equipment fleet
Skyjack debuts updated tech, booms and scissors
Published on: 11 February, 2020
Skyjack used ARA to show ANSI-compliant machines, Live telematics and more
Fraco introduces Exoskeleton
Published on: 05 February, 2020
The innovative wearable technology debuted at World of Concrete aims to reduce worker fatigue 
Loxam to rent robotic gloves
Published on: 07 January, 2020
Rental giant signs SEK5 million deal with Bioservo to rent exoskeleton units in France
EquipmentShare on telematics and IoT at ALH conference
Published on: 13 August, 2019
Willy Schlacks will discuss telematics, IoT technology and predictive maintenance in San Diego
Volvo on new technology at Diesel Progress Summit
Published on: 17 July, 2019
Ray Gallant will discuss the convergence of new technologies in connectivity, electromobility and automation
GAM opts for Trackunit telematics
Published on: 14 May, 2019
Spain’s largest rental company will partner with Trackunit to provide telematics for 18000 machines in its fleet