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Ryan Berg and Jim Olson

Ryan Berg and Jim Olson

About the Authors: Ryan Berg is the director of product management – utility for Emerson’s Greenlee and RIDGID brands. In coordination with engineering and manufacturing, he leads the development of new products as well as improvements in current products. Jim Olson is senior product engineer at Terex. He has been working with aerial devices and digger derricks for more than 39 years, and with mobile hydraulic equipment for much longer.

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Using Power Tools in the Bucket

Hydraulically powered tools were once the only option available, but trends are changing and options for battery-powered equipment are expanding.