Year 2023 kicks off with Jekko’s taking part to the US most important exhibition in the construction industry: Conexpo, North America’s largest trade show.
The event will be held in Las Vegas on March 14-18, 2023. Fascan International, Jekko’s official dealer in the United States, will represent the Italian company and will put on display as many as 11 products – among which the brand new SPX328, JF235 and MPK20R models launched on the market last October 2022 – on a 1,672 sqm exhibition area.
DON’T MISS TO SEE THE FOLLOWING MACHINES
The visitors of the F9627 stand will get to see several models for each Jekko product line.
In the SPX telescopic crawler crane line, Jekko will put on display models SPX328, SPX532, SPX650.
- SPX328 is Jekko’s new entry model, a crawler crane weighing 2,300kg, featuring a maximum load capacity of 2,800kg, a maximum height with main boom of 10.5m and with jib of 12.8m. This machine is 2.95-m long, 1.61-m high and 73-cm wide, and it is powered by lithium-ion batteries. This cutting-edge model is fitted with a user-friendly radio remote control and a revolutionary user interface accessible on a 10” interactive touchscreen featuring an IP67 Protection Rating for operation in any yard and in no matter what weather conditions. This system guides the operator step by step during all stages of use. This crane is equipped with the first 100% electric jib totally independent from the minicrane hydraulics and operated with a dedicated radio control.
As for the articulated crawler cranes of the JF line, visitors will see the JF235, JF545 and JF990 models.
- JF235 is the newest and smallest bi-energy powered model of the range: 4.74-m long, 1.6-m wide and 2.6-m high, it features a main boom and a jib, each with 4 extensions, and delivers the same performance of the larger JF models, lifting up to 6.150kg and reaching as far as 16m high with its main boom and 25m high with its jib. The JF235 is equipped with the same 7” touchscreen of the SPX328 which makes it easy to configure the crane parameters before starting operation.
In the MPK minipicker line, the models MPK06, MPK10 and MPK20R will be on display.
- The MPK20R is the new version of the MPK20 electric minipicker. 2,390 x 1,510 x 880-mm in size, it is powered by batteries. It weighs 1,955 kg and has a maximum capacity of 2 tons, reaching as high as 6.5 m. The main boom features a manual extension in addition to two hydraulic extensions in order to hoist as much as 850 kg at a maximum reachable height of 7 m. The major innovations are the turret rotating +/-6° on both sides and the possible installation of a 600-kg or 990-kg glass manipulator. It is fitted with a radio control and a 5” display for a unique working experience.
As for the tool line, the vacuum lifters models JVL450 and JVL600, having a maximum lifting capacity of 450 and 600 kg, respectively, will be on display.
JEKKO USA IS LIFTING AUTISM AWARENESS – FUNDRAISING FOR THE KENNEDY KRIEGER INSTITUTE
In addition to the newest lifting solutions recently launched on the market by Jekko, the company’s US official dealer Fascan International has organized a charitable initiative for this event: a lottery offering as a prize a $90,000 MPK20 minipicker customized on purpose for this show.
The lottery tickets are sold at a price of $500.00 and all the proceeds will fund the Kennedy Krieger Institute, a center supplying services and programs to support families with children having autism spectrum disorders, and involved in the study of several other disorders.
The owners of Fascan International, Bernie and Mike Faloney, sympathize with this topic and have passionately set up this fundraising to raise awareness on autism and positively contribute to support the families involved.
The draw of this charitable lottery will take place during Conexpo 2023 on March 17th at the Fascan International F9627 stand.