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                                                                Harrington Hoists, Inc.
                                                                The Ultimate Connection

                                                                Sometimes a hook just isn’t enough to lift or move your load
                                                                safely and efficiently. When you need a connection point between
                                                                the hoist and your load, Harrington’s below-the-hook lifting
                                                                devices are the solution. Along with our top quality hoists and
                                                                cranes, we offer a full line of lifting beams, spreader beams, roll
                                                                lifters, coil lifters, tongs, sheet lifters, pallet lifters as well as fork
                                                                truck accessories, material stands and material baskets.
                                                                      • Reduce headroom
                                                                      • Multiple lifting points
                                                                      • Adjustable lifting centers
                                                                      • Control out-of-balance loads
                                                                      • Remove or minimize inward or crushing forces







                                                                           Join The Revolution




                                                                  Harrington Hoists, Inc.  Phone: 800-233-3010
                                                                    401 West End Ave.        Fax:717-665-2861
                                                                   Manheim, PA 17545      www.harringtonhoists.com



         to fully leverage engineering, new prod-  dlers, scissor and boom lifts,” said Nick   ter in Lancaster, PA. Additional new or
         uct development, and life cycle solutions   Cammisa, Director, Service Sales.  updated facilities are planned for other
         to help equipment owners maximize    The Kent location includes  a 2,000   markets through 2022. Terex employs
         fleet  uptime—whether  that  fleet  in-  sq.  ft.  wash  bay, concrete  tilt up con-  qualified  factory  trained  technicians
         cludes Terex electric utility aerials, dig-  struction, and 26 ft. ceiling height.  who receive on-going training to ensure
         ger derricks and auger drills, or Terex   The relocation to Kent, WA, follows   they  are  staying  current  on  new  tech-
         boom truck cranes, or Genie® telehan-  the opening of a new Terex Service Cen-  nologies and ever-changing equipment.
                                                                               CM Labs at Bauma 2019 –
                                                                               Product Preview
                                                                               New releases include full-team
                                                                               training capabilities and innovative
                                                                               application of augmented reality
                                                                                 CM  Labs Simulations,  developer of
                                                                               Vortex training simulators, announced
                                                                               that it will be releasing a host of new
                                                                               training technologies  at Bauma 2019.
                                                                               Each  element  is  designed to  work  in-
                                                                               dependently, or as part of a total team
                                                                               learning solution.
                                                                                 CM Labs will  be launching  its new
                                                                               Augmented  Reality  (AR) application,
                                                                               which makes it possible for instructors
                                                                               to bring a virtual mobile crane  right
                                                                               into the classroom, where trainees can
                                                                               interact with it, conduct walkarounds,
                                                                               and learn the fundamentals of machine
                                                                               inspection.
                                                                                 Once  trainees are familiar with the
                                                                               equipment, they can get behind the
         The Terex Service Center in Seattle, WA, has relocated approximately 15 miles southeast of Se-
         attle in Kent, WA. The new location upgrades service and inspection capabilities and supports   controls of an equipment simulator and
         a broader market of equipment owners.                                                  continued on page 57
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