SafeWorks, LLC has recently welcomed Erik Elzinga to the new role of Vice President Engineering with global responsibility, and emphasis on new product development for its Power Climber Wind, Power Climber, and Spider brands.
Based in the company’s Seattle Headquarters and reporting to CEO Scott Farrell, Erik joins us from a 15 year career with Terex Aerial Work Platforms, manufacturer of Genie branded aerial lift equipment, in progressive assignments from project engineer to his last role as Global Engineering Senior Director. His extensive knowledge of lifting people and materials brings excellent perspective and industry knowledge to SafeWorks’ leadership in these areas. Erik is a graduate of the University of Florida with a BS in Mechanical Engineering.
“Sales from new products have become a major driver of SafeWorks’ growth. Adding Erik’s expertise as a dedicated leader leverages his extensive global experience through periods of explosive growth with Terex and strengthens our continued market leadership in powered access solutions for renewable energy, infrastructure and construction end-markets,” said Scott Farrell, CEO.