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What is an aerial work platform ?

What is an aerial work platform ?

The aerial work platform is used for temporary work at height, when the use of a ladder is no longer sufficient and becomes dangerous. Its stability, which allows you to work safely, is imperative for construction, renovation, logistics and storage, lighting, maintenance and servicing.

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What is the importance of aerial platform training ?

What is the importance of aerial platform training ?

We can say it loud and clear: aerial work platforms are particularly effective when working at height. Although ladders and scaffolding are still used, we are convinced - and the market proves it - that boom lifts are more than just lifting equipment. In this article we have tried to highlight the importance of training in the use of aerial work platforms.

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Make the difference between payload and towing capacity

Make the difference between payload and towing capacity

When it comes to the day-to-day use of a boom lift, especially a vehicle mounted boom lift, it is essential to understand the difference between the payload of your machine and the towing capacity. From this observation you will then be able to make better use of your aerial work platform and reduce your costs.

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What does payload mean ?

What does payload mean ?

As an aerial work platform user, you’ve probably heard claims about payload capacity.

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Choosing your aerial work platform, should you buy new or used?

Choosing your aerial work platform, should you buy new or used?

Following a surge in demand for second-hand aerial platforms, let's take a look at the advantages and disadvantages of buying second-hand versus new.

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What are your quality processes?

What are your quality processes?

For more than 20 years KLUBB has been working to continuously improve the quality of its processes and products. This requirement is reflected in the obtaining of certifications and approvals but also in a constant effort of all our teams to optimise your safety and the durability and the maintenance cost of our lifting platforms on carriers. Here is a quick overview of our quality journey ...

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3 green solutions for working at height: 100% electric, hybrid and natural gas. How to choose?

3 green solutions for working at height: 100% electric, hybrid and natural gas. How to choose?

Discover the green solution that will fit with your needs. Economical and environmentally friendly solutions exist for all types of work at height.

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How the pre-inspection of an aerial work platform is carried out ?

How the pre-inspection of an aerial work platform is carried out ?

Aerial work platform pre use inspection - Klubb Group

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How many times a year should I inspect my aerial work platform?

How many times a year should I inspect my aerial work platform?

Aerial work platform annual inspection - Klubb Group

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How to optimize the TCO of your fleet of aerial platforms on vehicles ?

How to optimize the TCO of your fleet of aerial platforms on vehicles ?

TCO has become a key indicator for Fleet Managers. This indicator is all the more important in the case of vehicles necessary for the operation of an activity such as aerial work platforms.

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How do you deal with noise pollution when using an aerial platform to work at height?

How do you deal with noise pollution when using an aerial platform to work at height?

What is noise pollution? Noise has emerged as a leading environmental nuisance in the World Health Organization (WHO) European Region, and the public complains about excessive noise more and more often. Irritating noise can come

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What are the advantages of natural gas used as a fuel for your vehicle mount lift?

What are the advantages of natural gas used as a fuel for your vehicle mount lift?

What is natural gas? Natural gas is a mixture of gases which are rich in hydrocarbons. Natural gas is not used in its pure form; it is processed and converted into cleaner fuel for consumption...

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Is there a checklist before using an aerial lift platform ?

Is there a checklist before using an aerial lift platform ?

Use aerial work platforms are one of the safest ways to perform in work at height. To ensure this use is always carried out under excellent conditions, it is essential to check your equipment through...

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What are safety precautions when using boom lifts?

What are safety precautions when using boom lifts?

A boom lift is a safety machine allowing work at height, commonly referred to a Mobile Elevating Work Platform (MEWP). The Klubb company designs a large selection of models in order to fit with the requiement...

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Are you able to build a Renault Master aerial platform up to the latest standards?

Are you able to build a Renault Master aerial platform up to the latest standards?

Renault and Klubb : a long term partnership based on successful conversions like the Renault Master aerial platform or the Trafic van mounts… Aerial platform on a Renault Master or on a Renault Trafic ...

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When is it too windy to use a boom lift ?

When is it too windy to use a boom lift ?

The aerial platform produce by Klubb Group are intended for an outdoor use. The use of this type of vehicle in strong winds or in gusty winds is regulated. In general, more than 45km/h is...

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Why wear a ladder belt on aerial platform ?

Why wear a ladder belt on aerial platform ?

Klubb aerial work platforms are designed to ensure the safety of operators during work at height operations. However, it is important to specify that wearing a safety ladder belt is strongly recommended and depends on...

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What are the advantages of boom lift rentals?

What are the advantages of boom lift rentals?

Aerial work platforms are used more and more for working at height. They reduce the risk of falls and provide significant working comfort for a better quality of work. Renting such tools is ideal for

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14 rules for a better aerial platform safety

14 rules for a better aerial platform safety

You know it as well as us, every work has its hazards and risks involved in it. But when you look at working at height a little more closely. You soon realize that this kind of situation requires more attention, more preparation, in order to provide workers a safety routine.

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Can an aerial platform be used on a slope ?

Can an aerial platform be used on a slope ?

Mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs) are designed to carry out work at height. There are 7 types of aerial work platforms, each with its own specificity. To make the right choice when using your aerial work platform you must analyse your site environment. Indeed, it is important to adapt your machine to the terrain on which you are working. For a sloping site, you can use...

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Are passengers included in the payload ?

Are passengers included in the payload ?

In our last article we introduced the concept of payload for all types of vehicles. A payload that is important to understand and calculate, especially if you are going to use an aerial work platform mounted on a carrier. It doesn't matter if it's a van-mounted aerial work platform or a truck-mounted aerial work platform.

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