CHARLOTTE, N.C., (June 14, 2016) -- Teupen USA has released electronic Familiarization Guides for compact lift operation, allowing trainers and operators to have product and safety information on their mobile devices while in the field.
Published by EPRO Safety Solutions, the Teupen iBooks, which are available in both English and Spanish, are designed to serve as reference tools for both the person conducting initial hands-on Operator Familiarization Training and for the operator as a refresher after receiving training. The guides consist of best practices based on the recommendations of the manufacturer and industry standards. Sample areas covered in chapters include:
There are currently two versions of Teupen's Familiarization Guides, Series 1 and Series 2, which are differentiated by [..] read more
We want to see your LEO Series machine in action. So, we're holding a photo contest! Have you snapped a pic of a Teupen lift reaching new heights, an exciting job or an intriguing set-up? Share it with us!
Send us your best photograph of a Teupen lift at your facility and be entered for a chance to win a GoPro Camera™!
The winning photo will also be posted on Teupen's website homepage with your name and company link.
Click away! Submit digital photos to firstname.lastname@example.org by June 30, 2016*.
Please include your name, company name and phone number with your submission and write "Photo Contest" in the e-mail subject line. All images must be at least 300 dpi resolution in .jpg format.
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The leader in height access solutions unveils new modular basket
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (April 15, 2016) Teupen, the world's leading manufacturer of compact track lifts, introduces its latest modular basket design for select articulating and straight boom lift models in its LEO Series.
The new concept, which is currently offered as a standard feature on Teupen's TL63A articulated compact lift and straight boom models (TL76S, TL92SJ and TL110SJ), offers the machine owner greater flexibility and cost savings by providing component replacement rather than entire basket repair or replacement.
Teupen's latest modular basket is constructed from solid, high-density aluminum profiles that are not welded in any place, which makes it both lightweight and highly durable. In case of damage, machine owners only need to replace the damaged section or components. Each piece is connected with self-locking, high-strength hardware.
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Landscaping specialist Tony Trainer joins team
CHARLOTTE, N.C., (Nov. 3, 2015) Teupen USA, the North American headquarters of the German manufacturer of compact track lifts, is pleased to announce the addition of Tony Trainer to the staff as Tree Care Account Manager, servicing all North American markets.
Trainer's focus will be to serve as Teupen's primary point of contact for the tree industry segment, allowing the company to be even more responsive to the needs of current and future customers. He will also travel to businesses to perform in-person machine demonstrations to showcase the abilities of Teupen's Canopy Series of compact lifts, built specifically for tree care professionals.
Trainer has 20 years of experience in the construction and landscape industry. Originally from Atlanta, he moved to Charlotte, N.C. in 2008 and started a tree and landscaping business that served the greater Charlotte area. [..] read more
PLYMOUTH, Minn. (May 22, 2015) -- Arbor Age magazine announced the winners of the 2015 Arbor Age A+ New Product Awards. The Arbor Age A+ New Product Awards recognize products for the professional arborist market.* Products were judged by the Green Media editorial staff based on innovation, marketability and application within the market. The winning products are profiled in the Summer issue of Arbor Age.
Teupen USA's TC63A Canopy Series compact lift was selected as one of ten 2015 Arbor Age A+ Award winners. For a full list of winners, visit www.arborage.com.
*Manufacturers were allowed to submit more than one new product for consideration, as long as the product was introduced between October 1, 2014 and May 31, 2015. The winners were selected from among qualifying nominations.
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Access and control. These are two of the most common responses when we ask clients of Teupen USA what they value most about our equipment. The compact size and versatility of our lifts provides the access. The technology inside provides the control.
Technology is a major differentiator for Teupen machines. It may not always be apparent when utilizing our lifts, but there are advanced internal systems working hard to ensure the safest possible operation. With Teupen technology, every move is constantly being monitored and evaluated with onboard diagnostics. Our machines aren't just wired to work, they're wired to think ahead and avoid potential safety risks.
So what's under the hood of a Teupen lift? As you'll see, there are plenty of innovative features--all programmed for maximum worker safety.
Computer Integrated Control System
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TL54AJ and Lithium Ion Power System now available
CHARLOTTE, N.C., (Feb. 10, 2015) Teupen recently announced multiple product releases for 2015, including the new TL54AJ machine model and a Lithium Ion Power System for the Teupen line of compact track lifts. Starting this quarter, Teupen will offer a new 54-foot platform height (60-foot working height) machine as well as the additional option of a lithium power battery on the following models: TL44, 51, 54, 63 and 69.
The TL54AJ, featuring a 54-foot platform height and only 32-inch width, is introduced as Teupen's largest "single door" access machine. The lift features an independently controlled jib, a large 28-foot side reach and height- and width-adjustable tracks. The TL54AJ's prime power is a Kubota Z602 - 14.5hp diesel engine with a secondary electric motor powered by an 115V / 20 amp electric service. As an option, the machine can be ordered with Teupen's new Lithium Ion Battery Pack.
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Teupen USA is excited to announce we will be exhibiting at the 2014 CONEXPO convention, March 4-8 in Las Vegas. One of the construction industry's top trade shows, CONEXPO is expected to have over 125,000 attendees that range from contractors, to dealers & distributors, to service providers, engineers, producers, municipalities, and more.
Teupen USA will have a large outdoor space to showcase and demonstrate our popular lifts as well as a private meeting space at booth number 4581. We invite you to stop by as we unveil the latest in innovative vertical access technologies. Come experience exciting new upgrades for 2014 as well as a brand new product you don't want to miss. See you at CONEXPO! [..] read more
Teupen USA, subsidiary of German aerial lift manufacturer Teupen GmbH, announces the appointment of Kelly Bivins as its Corporate Controller. Kelly has worked in this same capacity for STI, a Charlotte based distribution and retail business serving the turf, landscape and golf industries for the past 12 years. Kelly is a CPA and earned her MBA from Winthrop University. Her responsibilities at Teupen will include all finance and accounting oversight, human resources, IT and regulatory compliance. Additionally, Kelly will hold the position of Corporate Treasurer.
"We are very excited to have Kelly join our team," states Scott Reynolds, President of Teupen USA. "Kelly's leadership, combined with her corporate finance and distribution experience, is ideally suited to contribute significantly towards our rapid growth in North America. In Kelly's short time with us she has already made outstanding contributions to both internal processes and customer focused programs."< [..] read more
German spider and truck mounted lift manufacturer Teupen has appointed Michael Scheuss as chief executive.
Scheuss, 50, stepped into his new role as of this week. He joins Michael Wotschke at the head of the company. The two will split the key management roles with Wotschke responsible for driving the international sales and marketing efforts while Scheuss will lead the business with responsibility for innovation, overseeing the supply chain, production and logistics process as well as research and development and after-Sales-Services. Scheuss comes from Cologne and is a mechanical and design engineer by training, and has held various management roles over the past 20 years. He began his career in 1989 as design engineer for vacuum technology at Leybold, where he gained his first management experience and eventually took over the company's after sales and service organization in Japan. He returned from Japan as director of Leybold's product support department in Germany.< [..] read more