Features/interviews

  • Renzo
    Article

    Multitel Pagliero: generating innovation

    2017-12-14T16:36:00Z

    Innovation and expansion is the philosophy at Multitel Pagliero. The company’s co-owner Renzo Pagliero tells Euan Youdale about his plans.

  • Hervé rochet
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    The future of Manitou

    2017-12-14T15:34:00Z

    Manitou Group has growth on its horizon. Lindsey Anderson and Euan Youdale visited the company’s facilities and got the scoop on the coming 18 months

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    Interview: AFI Group

    2017-11-07T12:03:00Z

    AFI acquired Kimberly Access earlier this year, making it the biggest specialist access equipment rental company in the UK. Shareholder and recently inaugurated IPAF president Nick Selley talks to AI about the company’s plans globally and his view of consolidation in the access market

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    Family traditions

    2017-10-23T14:33:00Z

    Jennifer Lombard and Elizabeth Faruzzi grew up in the equipment rental industry. But instead of taking the reins of an already-established company, the two sisters set out to create their own empire. Lindsey Anderson spoke with the women about their company Lizzy Lift.

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    Positivity in Amsterdam

    2017-09-07T10:28:00Z

    Following a successful three days at the International Rental Exhibition (IRE), Joe Malone reviews the Amsterdam show.

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    Article

    Digital experience is the key

    2017-09-07T09:42:00Z

    A new online marketplace, where renters can actively manage the contract throughout, has surfaced in France. Joe Malone caught up with its managing director, Sophie Hulin, about its beginning and its future.

  • Kevin appleton
    Article

    New wave of UK rental investors

    2017-09-07T09:30:00Z

    Kevin Appleton reviews the UK market and the attractiveness for investors upon entering.

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    Article

    Easing the path

    2017-09-05T13:30:00Z

    AI rounds up a range of operator aids, control systems and safety-inspired devices.

  • Access M20
    Article

    Access M20: On the up

    2017-09-05T10:43:00Z

    It’s been a good year for the AccessM20 listing of the world’s biggest access equipment manufacturers.

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    Access 50: Buying and booming

    2017-09-05T10:04:00Z

    It’s been a dramatic year for the access50, thanks to a raft of acquisitions and a strong showing in the sector overall.