Altec Articles

Altec Provides Solutions for Transmission Maintenance and Repairs

Altec is a leading provider of products and services to the electric power utility, telecommunications, tree care, lights and signs, oil and gas, and rail markets around the world. Supported by strong design and application engineers, parts, and service, Altec delivers more than just equipment. We deliver service before, during, and after the sale. Altec […]

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Altec’s Rent to Purchase Option – Flexibility Designed with You In Mind

Altec’s first core value, “Customer First,” serves as the foundation to every aspect of the company. From delivering the best customer experience to curating custom solution offerings to fit the unique needs of every client, we strive to continuously put our customers at the forefront. Altec serves our customers today by ensuring that each unit […]

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No matter the weather, Altec is here to support

Australia’s climate is truly unique – ranging from tropical conditions up north, desert landscapes in the centre and sometimes Antarctic conditions in the south, utilities and contractors have to be prepared for anything. When vegetation is left unchecked, it can result in disruption and damage and can even isolate communities. Altec provides solutions that help […]

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Altec Expands Rental Fleet to Meet Demands of Australian Market

Recent delays in global supply chains and a regular occurrence of disasters have resulted in a significant increase in enquiries and demand for rental units. Because Altec is committed to supporting the Australian market in these difficult times, we are expanding our rental fleet to meet the needs of our customers in the utility, telecom, […]

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Is June 30 EOFY for Your Business? Don’t Leave Money Behind

Time is running out to take advantage of tax incentives offered by the Australian Taxation Office (ATO). We’re also getting very close to the end of the 2020/21 financial year, so here is your reminder to make the most of what budget you may have left over. If you are considering purchasing new assets and […]

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Altec’s AT46P Takes EWP Safety to New Heights

Altec is excited to announce the release of the AT46P. The newest Elevated Work Platform (EWP) in Altec’s product line features increased unit capacities as well as advanced safety features. The unit was designed specifically for the Australian market with the help of leading utility and vegetation management companies across the country. The AT46P is […]

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Introducing Altec’s Load Management System

Whether you’re an operator or depot manager, overseeing the safe and efficient operationand maintenance of elevated work platforms (EWP) is a top priority. Using a quality load management system can help you avoid overload incidents, extend the equipment’s life, and reduce maintenance costs. Altec’s Load Management System actively monitors EWP load capacity with a reliable […]

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Supporting the New Needs of the Arboriculture Market

It is clear that 2020 shaped up to be a year like no other with demands placed on all of us and Australians showing incredible resilience. The arboriculture sector in particular has been impacted, with crews having to work in smaller numbers while being asked to increase their efficiency and operate under strict hygiene protocols. […]

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The Exciting Advance of 5G in Australia

While 2020 has consisted mainly of uncertainty and bad news, the 5G rollout in Australia has progressed and promises an exciting future. The new technology will provide mobile users with greater data speed, lower latency for increased responsiveness, and an ability to have more devices connected at once. To date, the rollout has featured the […]

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ATO Asset Write-Off Eases Equipment Purchases

The Coronavirus pandemic has posed operating and investing challenges for many Australian businesses, leading to a period of great uncertainty. Fortunately, there are new opportunities on the horizon, and Altec is pleased to be able to support our customers with their product and service needs.   In efforts to reduce the pandemic’s economic impact, the Australian Government and Australian Tax Office (ATO) have announced various stimulus and recovery efforts. The ATO announced […]

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