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Continued gains for Herc Rentals

The equipment rental company has reported its highest quarterly level since becoming a stand-alone company




ANSI A92 moves toward approval

The proposed standards have been submitted to ANSI for review

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Ramirent surpasses its expectations

Nordic rental giant says market conditions remain favourable and posts increased sales and profits for the third quarter of the year.

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Pierre Boels at IRC: challenges and decision-making

Boels gives keynote address at the sixth IRC conference in Shanghai on 26 November.


Speedy launches 4 hour London delivery

Company extends ’Capital Committment’ initiative launched earlier this year.


JLG opens Atlanta service center

The facility is 14,400-square-feet and features eight service bays

United rentals

United Rentals promotes Paul McDonnell

United Rentals has promoted Paul McDonnell to the position of executive vice president, sales and specialty operations, effective immediately.


APEX returns to Maastricht for 2020 show

The Tenth APEX exhibition will be held in Maastricht, The Netherlands, June 9-11 2020

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Snorkel sales rise continues

Snorkel’s sales in the third quarter of 2018 were up 27% to $56.4m

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Genie up in Asia and North America

Terex AWP, made up primarily by Genie, increased its sales by 14%, a result of growth in North America and Asia

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Aviation access

Simon Francis, MSA Safety, reveals how to minimise the risk of injury to employees and damage to aircraft

Rent Rise

Access: a bright spark in Turkey

Turkey is destined to become one of the world’s major access markets. It just needs to get over the hurdle of an economic crisis


Truck mounts: compact trends

The 3.5 tonne GVW market in Europe is taking on new levels of activity. Compact machinery is not just a trend in that area, however


Tracked platforms

This equipment is often compact and powered through bi-energy. Nevertheless, Lithium and more compact proportions are the future


Preventing and fixing problems

Keeping machines in good working order is as easy as following a manufacturer’s manual. But with upcoming changes to the ANSI standards, maintenance procedures might need tweaks. But don’t worry too much – technology has your back. ALH reports.

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Versatility at your fingertips

The rotating telehandler market is heating up in North America


Interview: Don Ahern

AI spoke to Don Ahern, owner of the Ahern family of companies, about the fast-changing global rental and manufacturing scene


Trax pass Greenland test

A Genie S-45 TraX assisted in construction at Summit Station, a polar research platform in Greenland, thanks to dealer Jøma

Access Yearbook 2017

The Access Yearbook 2017 provides information on suppliers and equipment used in the global access sector, along with full market information.




Manitou showcases new products

The North American arm of the company debuted new telehandlers and MEWPs for the rental market

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Good growth for Palfinger

In the first three quarters of 2018, revenue increased by 8.2% from €1,093.1 million to €1,182.6 million

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Fall arrest approval

MSA’s guided type fall arrest sytem has achieved EU type approval and says its research helped update latest regulation


MEWP rescue document released

Rescue of Persons from MEWPs is freely available. It is published by the Strategic Forum Plant Safety Group and supported by IPAF


ATN re-starts production

The first ATN platforms have come off its assembly lines since Fassi Group bought the company in August

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Access, Lift & Handlers

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