Features/interviews – Page 6

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    Multitel Pagliero: generating innovation

    2017-12-14T16:36:00Z

    Innovation and expansion is the philosophy at Multitel Pagliero. The company’s co-owner Renzo Pagliero tells Euan Youdale about his plans.

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    The future of Manitou

    2017-12-14T15:34:00Z

    Manitou Group has growth on its horizon. Lindsey Anderson and Euan Youdale visited the company’s facilities and got the scoop on the coming 18 months

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    Interview: AFI Group

    2017-11-07T12:03:00Z

    AFI acquired Kimberly Access earlier this year, making it the biggest specialist access equipment rental company in the UK. Shareholder and recently inaugurated IPAF president Nick Selley talks to AI about the company’s plans globally and his view of consolidation in the access market

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    Family traditions

    2017-10-23T14:33:00Z

    Jennifer Lombard and Elizabeth Faruzzi grew up in the equipment rental industry. But instead of taking the reins of an already-established company, the two sisters set out to create their own empire. Lindsey Anderson spoke with the women about their company Lizzy Lift.

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    Positivity in Amsterdam

    2017-09-07T10:28:00Z

    Following a successful three days at the International Rental Exhibition (IRE), Joe Malone reviews the Amsterdam show.

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    Digital experience is the key

    2017-09-07T09:42:00Z

    A new online marketplace, where renters can actively manage the contract throughout, has surfaced in France. Joe Malone caught up with its managing director, Sophie Hulin, about its beginning and its future.

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    New wave of UK rental investors

    2017-09-07T09:30:00Z

    Kevin Appleton reviews the UK market and the attractiveness for investors upon entering.

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    Easing the path

    2017-09-05T13:30:00Z

    AI rounds up a range of operator aids, control systems and safety-inspired devices. 

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    Access M20: On the up

    2017-09-05T10:43:00Z

    It’s been a good year for the AccessM20 listing of the world’s biggest access equipment manufacturers.

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    Access 50: Buying and booming

    2017-09-05T10:04:00Z

    It’s been a dramatic year for the access50, thanks to a raft of acquisitions and a strong showing in the sector overall.

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    Region Report China: Raising the stakes

    2017-08-31T15:03:00Z

    Euan Youdale met with the heads of Sany Palfinger, XCMG and LGMG, in China, to find out about their new access divisions and their global ambitions.  

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    ICUEE Preview: Record breaker

    2017-08-24T14:54:00Z

    ICUEE 2017 has surpassed its previous exhibitor size record, jumping up three acres this year to 28 for the event in Kentucky, USA, during October.

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    APEX ASIA Review: Asia first

    2017-08-18T14:40:00Z

    China’s largest aerial platform manufacturers will line-up alongside the access market’s big international players at APEX Asia, the first dedicated aerial platform exhibition to be held in Shanghai, China. 

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    ICUEE PREVIEW: It’s demo time!

    2017-08-17T13:05:00Z

    The International Construction and Utility Equipment Exposition (ICUEE) is going to be bigger than ever. ALH previews the event.

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    IPAF Rental Report: Key findings

    2017-08-16T14:48:00Z

    With the latest Powered Access Rental Market Report now out, the global picture for the MEWP rental market is good, with the US, Europe and Asia-Pacific in many cases exceeding expectations. Matt Brereton, communications manager at IPAF, provides an exclusive insight into its key findings.  

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    India advances

    2017-08-16T14:34:00Z

    Steel producers in India are utilising aerial work platforms in a big way as they discover their numerous benefits for regular plant maintenance. Partha Pratim Basistha reports.

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    Upping their game

    2017-08-16T14:25:00Z

    Bigger is better. That’s the view from the industry, which requires greater capacity and room for tools. The same is true for smaller scissors.

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    ALH Conference and wards: Planning for the future

    2017-08-16T11:49:00Z

    The third Access, Lift & Handlers Conference & Awards features top-notch speakers and topics, plus an evening awards gala dinner that’s set to shine. Lindsey Anderson reports.

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    Rotating Telehandlers: Spin cycle

    2017-08-16T11:23:00Z

    Rotating telehandlers have made their way into fleets across North America. But are they catching on? Lindsey Anderson reports on the benefits and market.

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    Maintenance: Extending the life of AWPs

    2017-08-10T11:59:00Z

    Proper maintenance keeps machines up and running, and can often add extra hours to a unit’s life. Andrew Bean, senior director of engineering, JLG Industries, Inc., discusses why accurate maintenance is a must.