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BigRentz achieves ISO certification
Customer experience is key to quality assurance, says online rental company
Demolition or refurbishment?
Increasing numbers of politicians and architects are favouring reused buildings over demolition
UK construction associations unite to diversify sector
Six leading bodies sign MoU, pledging to create a more diverse, equitable and inclusive industry 
Tower Cranes North America 2022 event update
Who is speaking at the third Tower Cranes North America conference in Miami, USA, 21 and 22 June, and what will they say?
ERA pushes for rental in EU sustainability criteria
ERA is advocating for the broad inclusion of rental in EU Taxonomy list of sustainable activities
First speakers for ALH Conference announced
Larry Silber, president and CEO of Herc Rentals, to keynote ALH Conference, Sept. 29 in Chicago
ANSI A92 Standards – 15 years in the making
In 2007, IPAF’s Tony Groat broke down what the then-new ANSI A92.3 and A92.5 standards entailed. We asked Groat to look back at the last 15 years and discuss what’s changed.
ARA launches training programs
New certification programs for MEWP operators and trainers have been debuted by the American Rental Association
ASC A11 Committee seeks standards volunteers
The ASC A11 Committee is looking for volunteers to help write standards related to C-2 Users and C-3 General Interest categories
New working at height guidance from IPAF
How to reduce likely risks when using MEWPS in public areas and near roads
CATME opens with van Gelder keynote
Mammoet CEO says a new approach to contracts for the renewables sector is needed
Vinci audits Qatari company
Construction giant reports on operations, sites and workers’ accommodation
GAP wins gold
Company accredited for best practice in safety, efficiency and environmental protection
Four reasons building physics engineering is on the rise
Rob Gill on the key construction challenges that will see his specialism go mainstream this year
HAE to promote rental training at EHS
Hire Associate Europe to showcase both its HireTrain programme and the SafeHire Certification Scheme
ALLMI issues safety alert
The trade association issued an alert relating to swing-up stabiliser legs
Mills rebrands to reflect growth and vision
New branding reflects growth, shared economy and people-focused ethos
ESTA warns members over ‘unclear’ ERRU rules
Be aware of the controversial new Europe-wide sanctions register for transport violations that came into effect on April 1 this year, European association ESTA warns
Tadano sets sustainability as business goal
Product range will be gradually converted to engine technologies with zero emissions, or at least significantly reduced emissions
Loxam accelerates environmental shift
Equipment rental company aims to halve direct emissions by 2030 and cut indirect emissions by 30%
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