What and Why an Aerial Work Platform?

What and Why an Aerial Work Platform?

Oct 06, 2020

An aerial work platform (AWP), also known as an aerial deviceelevating work platform (EWP)bucket truck or mobile elevating work platform (MEWP) is a mechanical device used to provide temporary access for people or equipment to inaccessible areas, usually at height.

Aerial work platforms — or AWPs, as they are more commonly known — are economical, portable models that lift one or two workers. These machines are also known as Aluminum products, manlifts, personnel lifts, lifts, push-around, and mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs). They are the least expensive and most basic personnel lifts and are most frequently used for overhead maintenance work and cleaning and hanging signs or decorations. 

Our wide-ranging Equipment, boom-lifts, scissor-lifts, and aerial work platforms, will allow you to reach remote and high areas. Aver Asia’s aerial platforms are sourced from trusted brands and certified to meet stringent safety standards; hence making them the ideal choice for you.

Whether you buy or rent out, you can have a peace of mind. We offer both new and used equipment.


In Aver Asia going beyond for our customers is always our priority.

Singapore Standards have provided best practices for safe and reliable access to work-at-height. This is important to link the regional markets onto one common benchmark for safety. In Asia, we are a key player in offering high quality and superior value aerial platforms or mobile elevating work platforms (MEWP).

We carry boom-lifts, scissor-lifts, and aerial work platforms. Certainly, something to meet your access and job site requirements.

Be it a narrow access solution, exceptional control, safety features, quiet & no emission design, advanced hybrid technology, we have the lifting equipment to deliver the expected work results. 

Why choose an AWP product?

  1. They’re economical and easy to transport.
    Aerial work platforms are a good alternative to scissor lifts. They are affordable and easily maneuverable.

  2. They’re compact.
    Every model can roll through single or double doorways. They can also go on some elevators, depending on elevator load capacity.

  3. They’re relatively lightweight.
    They’re ideal to use on floors that only support limited loads.

  4. They’re simple machines.
    These lifts are easy to operate and easy for one person to set up.

  5. They’re versatile.
    Multiple options and accessories are available to customize the lift for every application. They are cost-effective because of the customizability and versatility to suit your worksite needs.


Today’s AWPs are the most affordable option for working at height. They are suitable for maintenance, hanging, and cleaning tasks, and they are convenient to transport, easy to operate, and customizable to adapt to worksite needs. It is important to understand AWPs and their uses in order to make the best recommendation for rental customers’ worksite needs.



We help you to get additional services related to the use of aerial work platforms. We assist you to find the right servicing and equipment! We also look into after-sale too. And that’s why we have a comprehensive parts and accessories department from nuts to engines.

We carry different brands, models, and years for the equipment. The equipment is of various years and models and can be refurbished inside-out to look and work as good as new. We provide quality parts and accessories that meet industrial safety standards.

Call +65 6861 6361 or Email enquiry@averasia.com  If you have any questions or concerns, don’t hesitate to talk to our friendly salesperson. He can certainly help you find the right equipment to meet your budget and job requirements.

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