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Talent show: operator training
Attracting talent and effective training are key to solving the industry’s skill shortage; You can take your pick of many training organisations
ECOL support grows in Germany
Crane & Logistics Partner has been certified as the first Germany-based examination institute for ESTA’s new crane operators licence
IPAF welcomes new control standard
ISO 21455:2020 follows a decade of work from IPAF, HSE and other organisations 
Wind energy guide published
New best practice guide produced by ESTA aims to cut onshore wind farm accidents
Volvo CE demonstrates renewable fuel
Swedish manufacturer now using HVO biodiesel as its fuel of choice in customer demonstration units
Cemex states CO2 reductions ‘not enough’
Mexican cement firm aims for 35% reduced carbon emissions by 2030 to meet Paris Agreement goals
EWPA releases Good Practice Guide
Over 20 access industry companies contribute to EWPA’s safety guide for MEWPS
GSR gains ISO
Aerial platform manufacturer celebrated ISO 45001 accreditation over Christmas dinner
Double boost for ECOL
Two major developments boost ESTA’s ECOL crane operator licence project
Metso climate targets approved
Corporation commits to 25% greenhouse gas reduction for Science Based Targets initiative
PAC merges to create new EU Notified Body
Paul Adorian’s notified body to merge with Netherlands-based notified body Kuiper Certificering bv
ANSI A92 standards delayed
The implementation date has been pushed to March 1, 2020, following an ANSI committee meeting  
Sunbelt Rentals to host ANSI webinars
The free educational sessions will discuss the upcoming A92 standards, which go into effect this December
Raising awareness on slings
Safety threat from lack of understanding about lifting slings, reports the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association
CPA hires technical consultant
Former HSE principal specialist inspector Ian Simpson to support trade association’s technical capability
Call to reform lighting and marking regs
ESTA report recommends urgent reform of European lighting and marking regulations
Ainscough chief to speak at WCTS
Peter Gibbs, Ainscough Crane Hire chief operating officer, will speak at World Crane and Transport Summit
NDA partners with US Army Corps
Collaboration will advance demolition best practice and provide NDA members with USACE training
Serious Labs steps up IPAF training
Canadian company presents PAL+ VR training at Innovate event 
Eiffage launches platform dedicated to low carbon
Contractor launches Sekoya, a platform focused on low-carbon materials and processes
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