At Eagle Platforms Ltd, we can provide you with personnel, trained to operate all types MWEP to an IPAF (International Powered Access Federation) standard.
Responsibility for the safe operation of MEWP’s lies with employers. managers, supervisors and others working from these platforms. No-one should work from a MEWP unless he has been authorised to do so.
TYPES OF MEWP
There are two types of mobile elevating work platforms.
1. SELF PROPELLED TELESCOPIC BOOM
The platform which can be a telescopic
or articulated boom. This can be operated universally in relation to the chassis.
This can be lorry, van or trailer mounted.
SELF PROPELLED ARTICULATED/TELESCOPIC BOOM
2. SELF PROPELLED SCISSOR MACHINE
This is mounted on a self-propelled chassis and usually has a vertical movement of the platform
This type of platform also has an horizontally extended deck.
Scissor mechanism activated by hydraulic rams provide the vertical movement.