Features/interviews – Page 6

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    Components and accessories

    2017-07-05T11:52:00Z

    A round up of operator aids, control systems and safety-inspired devices

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    Understanding battery capacity and expected life

    2017-07-05T10:57:00Z

    Fred Wehmeyer, senior vice president of engineering for U.S. Battery Manufacturing, and Zachary Cox, product and process of engineering at U.S. Battery Manufacturing, discuss how to achieve maximum capacity.

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    SAIA annual convention: Canadian convention, ey!

    2017-07-05T10:21:00Z

    The Scaffold & Access Industry Association welcomes attendees and exhibitors to its annual convention and exposition in Montreal. ALH provides a guide.

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    APEX REVIEW: The best yet

    2017-07-04T10:38:00Z

    APEX 2017 is in the books and was the biggest and most-attended in its history. Lindsey Anderson and Euan Youdale report on the number of new machines and products unveiled at the show.

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    MEC Interview: Striding out

    2017-06-29T15:28:00Z

    MEC president David White and business development vice president Patrick Witte speak to AI in the company’s 40th anniversary year and lay out its new international plans. 

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    Low Level Access: Spread The Word

    2017-06-27T07:55:00Z

    Low level access continues to push its cause internationally and demonstrates innovations that make life easier for the operator.

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    Self Propelled Booms: Future Design

    2017-06-26T11:49:00Z

    New standards, new companies and new markets are all aiding self propelled boom developments and designs.

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    INTERVIEW: MORRIS SITE MACHINERY: Sensing opportunity

    2017-06-22T11:05:00Z

    As Morris Site Machinery continues to develop its name, Joe Malone caught up with its international business director, Phil Winnington, to see where it’s heading over the coming years.

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    Shine a light

    2017-06-22T10:56:00Z

    As manufacturers of lighting towers reach a crucial time in their sales calendar, Joe Malone reviews the latest products on the market which, if not already, will be seen on sites across the world this year. 

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    REVIEW: European Rental awards: Celebrating Success

    2017-06-08T10:31:00Z

    The winners of the European Rental Awards were announced during IRE and the ERA Convention in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

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    Getting vertical

    2017-06-08T09:18:00Z

    A number of new units have come to market in the last year and the industry should expect even more changes as ANSI standards will dictate many updates. ALH reports.

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    The Road to Apex

    2017-06-02T11:17:00Z

    The Road to APEX charity cycling team, sponsored by KHL Group and APEX organiser IPI, set out on an epic four-day, 450km ride from the UK to Amsterdam ahead of the exhibition. Kieron Allen, team member and freelance journalist, recounts the ride.   

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    Region Report: Europe: Holding up

    2017-06-01T13:09:00Z

    A set of political upheavals in the UK, including Brexit, is coinciding with a healthier business environment than one might expect. AI reports.

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    In a class of its own

    2017-06-01T11:06:00Z

    The bustling halls and positive atmosphere at APEX 2017 were proof of a successful show, described by many as the best edition yet. AI was there, of course, throughout its three-day run. 

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    Trojan licenses new battery technology

    2017-05-23T13:35:00Z

    Trojan Battery has signed a multi-year licensing agreement with Advanced Battery Concepts for its GreenSeal bi-polar battery technology with the goal of future product commercialization

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    Spreading the word

    2017-05-18T13:50:00Z

    Low level access continues to push its cause internationally and demonstrates innovations that make life easier for the operator. 

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    SAIA annual convention: Meeting in Montreal

    2017-05-17T09:39:00Z

    The Scaffold & Access Industry Association kicks off its annual event in July. ALH previews the convention and exposition.

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    TIME MANUFACTURING INTERVIEW: Pulling out the stops

    2017-05-11T11:16:00Z

    Euan Youdale speaks with the new CEO of Time International Curt Howell about its plans for major growth, following the company’s acquisition earlier this year. 

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    Construction Hoists: Moving up

    2017-05-11T10:01:00Z

    The construction hoist market is flourishing in North America according to a number of companies. ALH reports.

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    IAPA: Winning!

    2017-05-11T09:01:00Z

    It was an outstanding year for the International Awards for Powered Access (IAPAs) 2017. Euan Youdale reports on the winners in London.