Features/interviews – Page 7

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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.

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    Close up

    2017-04-01T16:09:00Z

    A range of equipment we can expect to see at APEX. AI reports

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    WOLFLIFT INTERVIEW: In with the new

    2017-04-01T10:00:00Z

    The WolfLift is a new concept from one of the industry’s most seasoned innovators. Euan Youdale speaks with Skyjack founder Wolf Haessler about the WolfLift and how it fits in to the global aerial work platform sector.

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    CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017 STOP PRESS: On view in Vegas

    2017-03-31T09:54:00Z

    A last-minute round up of products to be shown at this year’s biggest construction equipment exhibition ConExpo. 

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    JCB Access: game changer

    2017-03-30T10:00:00Z

    JCB has entered the powered access market with the promise of a comprehensive global product range. Ahead of the official launch, Euan Youdale was given an exclusive product preview and spoke with the managing director of JCB Access, Richard Butler

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    The new rental model

    2017-03-27T17:49:00Z

    Noble Iron wants to build a better equipment rental business – but not via the traditional routes of new locations to target new customers. The company wants to completely re-establish how the industry thinks and operates. Lindsey Anderson reports.

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    The rental way

    2017-03-16T16:01:00Z

    Rental development is key for access equipment manufacturers in China, and for those looking to break into the country. AI reports on the subject from the point of view of two rental companies: one based in China, the other in Europe.

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    Mast Climbers: Up and coming

    2017-03-16T09:01:00Z

    AI explores the expanding global mast climber market