Features/interviews

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    VERTICAL MASTS: More and less

    2017-03-08T12:05:00Z

    In a world that requires greater capacity, reach and height, the vertical mast also has to contend with adapting to increasingly compact environments. AI reports.

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    Software update

    2017-03-02T15:28:00Z

    ALH asked a number of rental software providers what customers are looking for, what’s new for the coming year and how they keep data secure. Here’s what they had to say.

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    Interview: The new rental model

    2017-03-01T15:02:00Z

    Noble Iron wants to build a better equipment rental business – but not via the traditional routes of new locations to target new customers. The company wants to completely re-establish how the industry thinks and operates. Lindsey Anderson reports.

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    APEX 2017 preview

    2017-02-28T10:54:00Z

    The final stands for APEX 2017 have been sold, with 85 companies set to be at the three-yearly exhibition. AI rounds up some of the products you can expect to see

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    Ruthmann Interview: Expanding horizons

    2017-01-28T13:46:00Z

    Ruthmann has been setting out its stall as a diverse manufacturer of truck mounts, with the new Ecoline, and its move into tracked platforms, as part of the recent Ruthmann Italia acquisition. Euan Youdale spoke to the management team about its plans.

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    Country Report China: Raising the stakes

    2017-01-19T13:00:00Z

    Competition is at fever pitch among AWP manufacturers in China but the potential rewards are incalculable. AI reports from Bauma China.z

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    CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017: Vegas in bloom

    2017-01-13T11:38:00Z

    North America’s largest construction exhibition, ConExpo, is coming up fast. AI provides an overview of what to expect.

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    Electric Scissors: In demand

    2017-01-13T11:12:00Z

    Euan Youdale explores the electric scissor sector and how it is adapting to the modern workplace.

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    Industry jolt

    2017-01-11T14:03:00Z

    The electric scissor lift market will undergo some hefty changes over the next few years. With standards updates forcing new or refreshed products, end-users and customers should expect an altered scene. Lindsey Anderson reports.

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    Scaffolding International: Upping standards

    2017-01-11T13:55:00Z

    With a shift in demand towards advanced scaffolding solutions, scaffolding manufacturers in India have been introducing new products, backed by the required product support. Partha Pratim Basistha reports.