Established in 1929, Altec Industries provides a range of products and services for the electric utility, telecommunications and contracting industries. It offers aerials, telescopic cranes, ground rod drivers, hotline-insulated washers, pressure diggers and pole cargo trailers. The company also provides chippers, as well as trailer- and chassis-mounted cable handling equipment. Altec Industries offers a variety of parts and accessories for repair and maintenance applications. In addition, it provides equipment on a rental basis. The company offers several fleet maintenance solutions. Altec Industries administer various safety programs and ensures compliance with the Occupational Safety & Health Administration acts. It is a wholly owned subsidiary of Altec, which also operates Altec Worldwide, Global Rental Company, National Utility Equipment Company and Altec Ventures.