All China (inc. Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau) Articles

New United launches access division
One of the many manufacturers to have launched this year is Jiangsu New United Equipment. It is part of a major group that has decided to take the leap into powered access
Mtandt orders 210 platforms from XCMG
Indian rental company Mtandt Group has ordered 210 aerial platforms from Chinese manufacturer XCMG in an order worth US$6 million  
Sunward pushes European message
Chinese manufacturer holds European conference to strengthen co-operation with agents and customers
APEX Asia triumphs in Shanghai
The first APEX Asia has received strong support from the access industry. Manufacturers at the four-day show in Shanghai, China, have said there has been a large number of global customers 
Saubot highlights China rental concerns
Haulotte’s COO Alexandre Saubot tells 460-strong crowd at the International Rental Conference Asia, ’ownership is an old-fashioned value,’ and rental companies must work with manufacturers 
United ‘considering new markets’
It’s not a matter of if, it’s a matter of when, says United Rentals executive VP and CFO, William Plummer
Off-Highway Research provides access insights
Sales of access platforms have doubled in the last three years in China, with more than 100,000 units expected in the market in five years, the International Rental Conference Asia heard
Snorkel starts production in China
Snorkel is launching its first production facility in China at APEX Asia, AI can exclusively reveal. The 3,000 square metre facility opened in 2016 for warehousing now includes assembly lines for the Chinese market
Crane order for bulk carriers
A Chinese shipyard has placed an order for 20 MacGregor cranes for five bulk carrier vessels
APEX Asia starts next week
The inaugural APEX Asia is taking place in Shanghai, China, next week. It runs alongside the well-established CeMAT Asia material handling and factory automation show
IRC takes place next week
The 5th International Rental Conference will take place on 31 October, with top rental chiefs providing business model advice
APEX Asia showguide
The inaugural APEX Asia takes place in Shanghai, China, from 31 October, find out what is new at this ground-breaking event 
Yee Hop’s rooftop Grove in Hong Kong
Rough terrain crane from Grove set up on a rooftop to hoist materials for Yee Hop Engineering in Hong Kong
New problems for Sino-Thai high-speed rail line
Environmental concerns in Thailand halt progress on US$5.2 billion ‘Belt and Road’ project
ALE signs MOU
A memorandum of understanding to work together on logistics and heavy lift projects has been signed between ALE and Cosco Shipping Project Logistics Co.
XCMG tops rankings in new Chinese list
Equipment manufacturer takes number one slot in 2017 China Top 500 Enterprises chart
New research on China’s access market at IRC
Off-Highway Research will reveal the findings of a new study on China’s aerial platform industry at IRC.
Horizon chooses US Battery
China’s largest AWP rental company has switched to US Battery products to power its fleet of battery operated aerial work platform equipment
Six Potains work on bridge build
Potain tower cranes are being used to help construct what will be the longest suspended span bridge in China
First Skyjack SJ63 AJ arrives in Hong Kong
Skyjack is helping to build Hong Kong’s first public children’s hospital along with several other construction projects. 
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