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Trident and ULMA raise ‘tallest skycraper in Brooklyn’
US contractor uses specialist formwork system from ULMA for 73-storey-high 9 Dekalb Avenue project
Platform Basket double debut
Manufacturer’s new Spider 39T for utility tasks and the RR9/200 rail mounted platform will be on display at the GIS show
10 ways to join the hydrogen power revolution
Interest in the use of hydrogen has soared over the past few years as the construction industry races to reduce its carbon footprint. We roundup some recent initiatives
Sinoboom agrees TVH deal
Deal will see parts and service supplied to all Sinoboom’s geographical operations.
United to debut tool-tracking utility trucks
United Rentals will unveil its “Truck of the Future” at The Utility Expo in Louisville later this month, plus hear educational sessions and more
SmartEquip launches in Japan
E-procurement network now available in Japan through partnership with Diamond Construction Equipment
Versalift opens new Sweden office
The site will be located in Falkenberg and will officially open in October 2021
Continuity in Zeppelin Rental leadership
Arne Severin confirmed as Head of Business Unit Rental and as Chairman/CEO of Zeppelin Rental GmbH until June 2027
Snorkel unveils first lithium boom lift
New A46JRTE articulating boom is the ninth model in Snorkel’s lithium-ion battery powered family
Ahern Denmark officially open
Grand opening event for Ahern subsidiary, representing Snorkel, Denka Lift and Europolift 
Herc could double fleet spending in 2022
New strategy sees net fleet spending of between $820 million to $1.12 billion in 2022
AFI names new operations director
The new appointment re-joins UK-based AFI as operations director for the Un-operated Division - North.
Telescopic boom lifts - the trends
Higher capacities and 100% electric models are the trend. And what lies ahead for 200ft models, or above?
Nixon Hire gets inward investment
Nixon family retains majority ownership following investment by Pricoa Private Capital
Why private equity investors are turning to the rental sector
KHL’s Lucy Barnard asks what sort of deals PE investors are looking for in the sector and why
H&E relocates Little Rock branch
H&E Equipment Services has relocated its Little Rock branch to a new 6,450-square-foot facility in Mabelvale, AR
Magni opens new facility in Texas
Located in Pasadena, TX, the new Magni location will serve as the company’s main spare parts and machine distribution facility for North America
MEC Aerial Work Platforms names new appointment
MEC Aerial Work Platforms has named Alan Shank as its customer service manager – parts department
PowerPro Equipment named Merlo dealer
PowerPro Equipment, located in New Holland, PA, has added Merlo telehandlers to its lineup of equipment
Rate rises assist Sunbelt to pre-Covid revenue
Sunbelt Rentals’ first quarter revenue up 22% on 2020 and 12% on 2019, partly thanks to increasing rental rates
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