National Lift Week, Sponsored by Stertil-Koni, Kicks off Oct. 8

STEVENSVILLE, Md. — Heavy-duty vehicle lift leader Stertil-Koni today announced that the 5th National Lift Week kicks off Monday, Oct. 8, and runs through Saturday, Oct. 13. The six-day event showcases best practices in vehicle lift safety, service and performance.

As part of the occasion, Stertil-Koni distributors across North America will host a range of activities that may include: live product demonstrations, discounts and educational briefings.

What’s more, for each of the six days comprising National Lift Week, Stertil-Koni and its team will share the attributes of some of the most popular vehicle lifting systems in use today.

These include:

  1. Mobile Column Monday: communicating the benefits of portable lifting columns.
  2. Two-Post Tuesday: highlighting the usefulness of two-post vehicle lifts.
  3. Wireless Wednesday: demonstrating the characteristics and safety attributes that are associated with wireless vehicle lifting systems.
  4. Earthy Thursday: providing educational material about new initiatives in “green” vehicle lifts.
  5. Free-Wheel Lifting Friday: exploring lifting systems that provide wheels-free lifting, to allow technicians to perform comprehensive vehicle maintenance and service.
  6. Safety Saturday: presenting multiple approaches to advance shop safety. These include third-party lift certification via ALI (Automotive Lift Institute) and its Lift Inspector Certification program, coupled with the importance of regularly scheduled lift inspections.

Noted Dr. Jean DellAmore, president of Stertil-Koni, stated, “It is an honor to once again sponsor National Lift Week and showcase the latest advancements in vehicle lifting safety, features, environmental stewardship, and ongoing performance. The week-long event is a powerful and sustained way to further raise awareness about best-practices in vehicle lifting and reinforce core messages about safety.”

As a bonus, Stertil-Koni will contribute one-third off the purchase price of the ALI Safety Tips Poster two-pack—applied to the first 80 orders beginning October 8—one order per customer, five per company.

To learn more, contact a Stertil-Koni distributor at, to purchase posters, visit:

About Stertil-Koni

Stertil-Koni is the market leader in heavy-duty vehicle lifts, notably bus lifts and truck lifts, and proudly serves municipalities, state agencies, school bus fleets, major corporations, the U.S. military and more. Stertil-Koni’s breadth of products meets all ranges of lifting needs. These include portable lifts such as mobile column lifts, 2-post, 4-post, inground piston lifts, platform lifts, and its axle-engaging, inground, scissor lift configuration, Ecolift. The company’s innovative, inground telescopic piston Diamondlist is now available with an optional continuous recess system that is ideal for low clearance vehicles. Stertil-Koni USA is headquartered in Stevensville, Md., with production facilities in Europe, The Netherlands and in Streator, Ill.