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  • Ahern canada distributes snorkel and xtreme manufacturing products

    Ahern fined for Covid-19 violations during Trump rally


    Xtreme Manufacturing has been fined $3,000 by the City of Henderson for violating more than six Covid-19 requirements at a Sept. 13 rally

  • The Ahern Argentina team took to the stage to perform the official ribbon cutting

    Ahern International opens in Argentina


    Located in Buenos Aires, Ahern Argentina is the eighth Ahern International business

  • Art Moore with wife Sue during a visit to the Snorkel global headquarters in Henderson, Nevada in October 2018

    Access pioneer Art Moore: 1924 – 2019


    Moore founded Snorkel in 1959 and was on its board of directors when he passed away at 94

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    Interview: Don Ahern


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

  • Matthew Elvin

    Interview: Matthew Elvin


    Snorkel has undergone a number of big changes in the last few years, including new ownership, management and facilities. Lindsey Anderson spoke with Snorkel’s CEO, Matthew Elvin

  • Snorkel's booth at Bauma 2016.

    Snorkel shows range of products at Bauma


    Marking its first Bauma under Don Ahern’s leadership, Snorkel showed a range of its products including the European debut of its electric slab scissors

  • Lee Kramer.

    Lee Kramer: 1947-2015


    The president of Xtreme Manufacturing passed away on Jan. 18 due to complications with pneumonia. Kramer was 67

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    ALH awards deadline extended


    The entry deadline for the first-ever ALH Awards has been extended to Sept. 8. All entries must be submitted by then for the ALH Awards, held the evening of Nov. 11 during the inaugural ALH Conference Awards at the Biltmore Hotel in Miami, FL.

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    Europlatform to focus on new directions


    The access rental conference will be held on 25 September 2014. This year’s speakers will talk around the theme of 'Positive Thinking: New Directions in Access Rental'

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    Snorkel sale approved by board


    Tanfield Group's board has approved the transfer of majority ownership of its access equipment division Snorkel to US-based Xtreme manufacturing.

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    Snorkel revenues fall ahead of sale


    Second quarter revenue drops at Snorkel as it is unable to take advantage of market recovery.

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    Ahern's Chapter 11 plan gets green light


    After a year and a half of court battles, Ahern Rentals has received approval of its Chapter 11 reorganization plan.

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    Ahern Rentals secures $415 million exit finance


    Ahern Rentals has asked a Nevada bankruptcy judge to sign off on a $415 million financing package from Jeffries Finance LLC to fund its Chapter 11 exit, according to court papers filed May 19.

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    Creditors to vote on Ahern restructuring plans in May


    Latest court ruling paves way for creditors' vote in May on alternative restructuring plans, one proposed by Ahern Rentals and the other by a consortium of private equity firms.

  • Don Ahern, Ahern Rentals' CEO.

    Broke in Vegas


    Don Ahern speaks exclusively with Lindsey Anderson about the Chapter 11 process.

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    Ahern has until Nov. 30 for bankruptcy plan


    Las Vegas-based Ahern Rentals has one month to present its reorganization plan before U.S. Bankruptcy Court Judge Bruce Beesely. Beesely also said Ahern must present a first draft of a reorganization plan within the next three weeks. Don Ahern filed his case in December but has managed to round-up additional ...

  • Don Ahern, president of Ahern Rentals and Xtreme Manufacturing.

    Extreme sport: Don Ahern, Ahern Rentals


    Even with speculation that parts of the West are entering a recession, Ahern Rentals is doing better than ever. John Wyatt talks with its President, Don Ahern, in Las Vegas

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    Ahern on the US rental scene


    Ahern Rentals has been one of the fastest growing independent rental companies in the US for the past 10 years. Now, however, the company’s founder and president, Don Ahern, is becoming more cautious about growth. He spoke to John Wyatt at one of Ahern’s rental yards in Las Vegas.