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    AFI acquires Kimberly

    2017-07-18T09:26:00Z

    The deal strengthens AFI’s position in the UK access rental market, and brings the group’s turnover to nearly £100m ($130m) and its fleet size to more than 7000

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    Want reaches 600 with Haulotte

    2017-07-13T14:04:00Z

    Australia-based Want Access has reached a fleet size of 600 with the delivery of a Haulotte HT23RTJ Pro 23m telescopic boom, representing a move into larger equipment

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    JCB scissors for Briggs

    2017-07-11T12:18:00Z

    Briggs Equipment, a UK fork lift and materials handling provider, has added 10 JCB scissor lifts to its rapidly growing access platform fleet which will reach 200 units in 2017

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    Private equity buys majority stake in TCA Lift

    2017-07-07T14:10:00Z

    Generationsskifte Invest, a Denmark-based private equity company, has acquired 65% of the shares of TCA Lift. Finn Schlitterlau and Thyge Mikkelsen stay on as co-owners and managers

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    Rapid invests £1 million

    2017-06-29T16:26:00Z

    UK-based company is adding 24 powered access machines to its hire fleet as well as two new delivery vehicles

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    Healthy, steady activity

    2017-06-19T13:07:00Z

    Lindsey Anderson recently sat down with Terex Aerial Work Platforms’ President Matt Fearon to discuss business over the course of the next year, global plans and new products.

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    P.E.T shops for Snorkels

    2017-06-16T17:53:00Z

    UK equipment rental company, P.E.T. Hire has invested in 11 Snorkel electric scissor lifts for their fleet

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    Gerken purchases 30 Snorkel booms

    2017-06-13T14:02:00Z

    Ahern Deutschland, the sales and service provider for Snorkel lift in Germany and Austria, has delivered 30 Snorkel A38E electric boom lifts to German rental company, Gerken

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    On the road to recovery

    2017-06-13T10:26:00Z

    European Construction Industry Federation reports healthy growth across the European construction sector in 2016

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    AGC chief economist optimistic about US construction

    2017-06-08T14:17:00Z

    Ken Simonson of AGC says US contractors are “upbeat” with order books reasonably full. Mr Simonon is a speaker at the ALH Conference amp; Awards in Miami, October 12, 2017