Features/interviews – Page 7

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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. 

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    Globally influenced

    2017-05-11T08:17:00Z

    A number of changes will occur to rough terrain scissor lifts in the coming years after the new ANSI standards are implemented. Lindsey Anderson reports.

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    Van Mounts: On The Move

    2017-05-09T15:52:00Z

    It’s been quite a year for those companies involved in the van mount and pick-up mounted sector. Buy-outs and expansions are just some of the developments in this fast-changing market. AI reports.

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    IAPA winners: Working wonders

    2017-05-03T13:40:00Z

    It was an outstanding year for the International Awards for Powered Access (IAPAs) 2017. AI rounds up the winners.

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    Pump up the power

    2017-05-03T09:26:00Z

    Engine manufacturers are not only releasing new units to market, but they’re focusing on aftermarket service and more. ALH reports.

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    Conexpo-Conagg Review: Vegas Views

    2017-05-01T16:37:00Z

    Benefitting from glorious weather and an upbeat atmosphere, ConExpo was also tough to beat in terms of market and product news

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    APEX 2017 Show Guide: Access only

    2017-05-01T08:44:00Z

    There are a considerable amount of new products at APEX 2017, along with a couple of new companies.

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    IAPA Shortlist: United in excellence

    2017-04-12T13:26:00Z

    The shortlist for the 2017 IAPA awards has been revealed, following the judges’ meeting in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, during February. 

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    Sky high

    2017-04-11T16:36:00Z

    The truck-mount market is still learning how to navigate North American roads. Lindsey Anderson reports.

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    Interview: Leading The Way Alimak Hek

    2017-04-11T09:42:00Z

    Euan Youdale speaks with Alimak Hek’s managing director Rolf Persson about its recent acquisitions and its product plans. 

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    What do the ANSI A92 Standards mean for our industry?

    2017-04-07T16:24:00Z

    More than five years in the making, the proposed new ANSI A92 Mobile Elevating Work Platform (MEWP) Design, Safe-use and Training Standards will be published soon. With wide-ranging changes being introduced, what should manufacturers, rental firms and operators expect? Tony Groat, North American Manager of IPAF, previews the standards.

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    High-value scaffolds dominate designs

    2017-04-05T15:33:00Z

    A unique high-rise architecture serves as the perfect structure to utilize suspension scaffolds. Katherine Marr and Keith Wells report.

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    Access in Amsterdam

    2017-04-04T16:40:00Z

    The exhibition space for APEX is sold-out and the show is set to be the biggest gathering for access-specific professionals in the world. ALH provides a preview.

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    Tracking changes

    2017-04-03T16:14:00Z

    While the compact, crawler-based aerial market is still gaining acceptance in North America, that’s not stopping manufacturers and dealers from introducing new units. ALH reports on the latest.