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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
AFI names new operations director
The new appointment re-joins UK-based AFI as operations director for the Un-operated Division - North.
MEC Aerial Work Platforms names new appointment
MEC Aerial Work Platforms has named Alan Shank as its customer service manager – parts department
Snorkel UK announces sales and product manager
Alec Boyle returns to Snorkel UK as technical sales and product manager for Scotland and North East England
New President for Yanmar Compact Equipment North America
Tate Johnson announced as new president, and two other key appointments made
Tadano takes on 27 apprentices
Crane manufacturer Tadano has taken on 27 new apprentices at two sites in Germany
BrandSafway names EVP and CTO
Mark Choe has joined BrandSafway as the company’s new EVP and CTO
Sinoboom Europe appoints senior after sales manager
Karel Verheul takes up newly-created role at Sinoboom BV, following longstanding experience at
LGMG expands Europe team
Verania Costa brings 20 years’ experience to key account manager role for South Europe, France and Belgium
Ritchie Bros names president
Ritchie Bros confirms internal appointment 
MEC appoints parts manager
With 30 years’ experience in trucks and trailers, lan Shank becomes customer service manager - parts department
Rob Oliver to step down as CEA’s chief exec
Suneeta Johal named as new CEO of UK-based Construction Equipment Association
New appointments at Point of Rental
Company focuses attention on global rental market
China approves Cargotec and Konecranes merger
Another step closer to merger as China gives approval and Phase II review continues in Europe
Kirby-Smith names new president and CEO
John Arapidis has been appointed president and CEO of Kirby-Smith Machinery.
Kirby-Smith Machinery names John Arapidis its new CEO
Ed Kirby, founder of the heavy equipment and crane distributor, takes up Chairman role after leading the company for 40 years
United Rentals adds former Avis Budget CEO to board
Larry De Shon will bring high-level car rental and airline experience to United
India appointment boosts McCloskey’s global crushing and screening presence
Canada-based equipment manufacturer names Abhishek Nagpal as country manager – business development
Eric Liner joins LGMG North America
LGMG North America has named Eric Liner as its senior vice president of national accounts
New AEM President announced
Dennis Slater to step down as AEM President to be replaced by Megan Tanel
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