The electric boom aerial lift allows workers to perform building work and maintenance at heights which were not previously accessible. An electric boom is designed with a work platform which can be lifted to a required height utilizing a hydraulic drive mechanism; the boom may be telescopic, vertical mast or articulated depending upon the application needs.
Haulotte International is, nowadays, Europe's top producer of diesel boom lifts and electric boom lifts and has a full service policy for its customers, offering technical assistance, maintenance of all their lifting machines. Operating in 100 countries around the world, Haulotte International has more than 50 models of lifting machines, all of ground-breaking design for utmost performance and meet the every standard for safety and quality.
The following models are provided by Haulotte International: articulated booms, vertical masts, scissors, push around, which could be utilized both indoors and outdoors, according to model.
Their speed and long reach make them the ideal tool for shipyards, construction, demolition and maintenance sites, or for putting the finishing touches to works of art. Several models have a jib arm that is very practical for overhanging work or for coming in close.
All operators of these equipment must have some heavy equipment operator training and it is the responsibility of the business to ensure that their machine operators have received the required training.
When looking to purchase a forklift boom it is recommended that a forklift be bought which is equipped with four wheel drive for the most benefits. If purchasing second-hand equipment it will be necessary to test drive the equipment and to verify the machine would work properly.