Features/interviews – Page 7

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    30 years and strong

    2017-08-09T20:33:00Z

    Hydro Mobile is expanding its reach across North America. Lindsey Anderson spoke with Vincent Dequoy, president of AGF Access Group and Hydro Mobile, about the companies ambitions and plans.

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    New ANSI Standards: What should operators expect?

    2017-08-09T12:47:00Z

    From machine design to safe operation, the upcoming changes to the ANSI Standards will also have an impact on those who use the machines. Here’s what users should expect. 

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    Interview: Family traditions

    2017-08-09T11:10:00Z

    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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    Getting vertical

    2017-07-18T23:36:00Z

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

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    New booms in 2017

    2017-07-18T10:39:00Z

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

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    ALH C&A PREVIEW: Industry insights

    2017-07-06T10:47:00Z

    The third ALH Conference & Awards is set for Oct. 12 in Miami and promises to deliver a day of strong, business-shaping presentations followed by an evening awards gala celebrating the industry’s best.

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    Interview: Zavod Podiomnikov - AWP manufacturing and rental in Russia

    2017-07-05T13:38:00Z

    Zavod Podiomnikov is Russia’s first AWP manufacturer, as well as being a rental company, and has major plans for growth in Russia, then abroad, plus plans for a 60m working height self propelled boom. Company director Timofeenko Sergey speaks to AI about its aspirations

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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.

  • Airo
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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.