Included in this issue:
- INTERNATIONAL NEWS
Boels acquires again in the UK; AlmaCrawler debuts JIBBI 1250 EVO at German tradeshow; Hybrid launched from Multitel; Versalift debuts hybrid VTL; Two new units from Comet Officine; Genie starts XC production in Europe; plus extended Highlights and more
- INTERVIEW: WORKFORCE
The construction industry is facing a crippling labor shortage. So what is being done to combat the problem? Lindsey Anderson discusses with experts.
- ARTICULATING BOOMS
Market demand remains steady for articulating booms in North America, but a major disruptor will shape the industry for years to come. Lindsey Anderson reports.
As the access rental market shifts, it changes the scope and size of the AERIALS20. Lindsey Anderson reports on a healthy, active sector and what the industry expects for 2019.
- PRODUCT UPDATE
Manitou is working with Deutz to produce electric and hybrid versions of its rough terrain telehandlers. ALH reports on the new machines and when the company might debut the units.
As the industry enacts increasingly strict environmental standards, hybrid and electric-powered machines are becoming more and more important for contractors and endusers who need to use machines that minimize environmental impact. Lindsey Anderson reports.
- IPAF NEWS
New IPAF event to build lasting networks; IPAF Summit booking and IAPAs nominations now open; IPAF co-presents webinar on training potential of VR plus ANSI standards and more.