International Access Equipment News – Page 18

  • David Wang, vice president of LGMG, with its telescopic boom prototype.
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    LGMG promises major access expansion

    2016-11-23T06:33:00Z

    China-based LGMG is moving into booms after starting scissor production last year. It expects to produce 10000 units annually, mainly scissors, within the next five years

  • This 14 m GTBZ14E model is one of the new range of booms and scissor lifts from XCMG.
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    New XCMG lift division launches

    2016-11-22T04:41:00Z

    The new aerial platform division of XCMG has launched eight scissor and boom models at Bauma China

  • Desmond Soh
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    JLG calculates China AWP expansion

    2016-11-21T15:14:00Z

    Desmond Soh, vice president and general manager - Asia, JLG Industries, estimates the number of construction workers for each AWP in China is 16000, while in the US the figure stands at 12 units per worker

  • Matt Fearon
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    Fearon provides tips for emerging market growth

    2016-11-21T05:43:00Z

    Matt Fearon, president of Genie, provided his observations on the Chinese and wider Asia aerial platform market and what needs to be done for it to develop.

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    Fearon provides tips for market growth

    2016-11-21T05:43:00Z

    Matt Fearon, president of Genie, provided his observations on the Chinese and wider Asia aerial platform market stands and what needs to be done for it to develop.

  • Steve Dean, Ascendant Access.
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    Ascendant sold back to original founder

    2016-11-18T15:43:00Z

    Facelift Group has sold Redwood Engineering, the owner of truck and van mount manufacturer Ascendant Access, to its original founder Steve Dean.

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    Access Yearbook free for a month

    2016-11-18T11:30:00Z

    The Access Yearbook 2016 is available to download for free until Friday, 23 December 2016. It includes access equipment from more than 150 manufacturers

  • Facelift wood carving for charity
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    Chainsaw carving for charity

    2016-11-17T17:09:00Z

    Facelift Access Hire is auctioning an intricate 3m wood carving, created at height from a trailer mount by chainsaw, for charity

  • Wilson Access' second Palfinger P570.
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    Wilson reveals 2017 investment

    2016-11-16T17:12:00Z

    UK-based Wilson Access has taken delivery of a second Palfinger P570 truck mount and is planning to invest a further UK£2 million in its fleet during 2017

  • apex
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    APEX almost sold out

    2016-11-16T14:22:00Z

    APEX 2017 has almost sold out of exhibitor space more than five months before the Amsterdam-based show takes place - 2 to 4 May

  • Greencroft Bottling and sister company Lanchester Wines' Genie Z-33/18.
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    Bottling up with electric Genie

    2016-11-16T13:16:00Z

    UK-based Greencroft Bottling and Lanchester Wines bought a Genie Z-33/18 electric boom for indoor and outdoor general maintenance and refurbishment duties

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    Tower Safety Week underway

    2016-11-16T12:48:00Z

    PASMA's Tower Safety Week 2016 is underway this week, ending Friday 18 November

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    JLG cuts rope replacement interval

    2016-11-16T12:15:00Z

    JLG has extended the length of its mandatory wire rope and sheave replacement interval from eight to 12 years, provided the machine hours does not exceed 7000

  • Isoli articulated MPT 140.
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    Isoli pick up in production

    2016-11-16T12:03:00Z

    Isoli has started production of its new articulated MPT 140 platform mounted on a 4x4 pick up. It provides a maximum working height of 13.3m, with a radius of about 7.2m

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    Speedy posts positive six months

    2016-11-16T10:46:00Z

    Revenue at Speedy Hire increased by 5.2% to £171.4m in the first six months of its 2016 financial year, while profit shot up by 86.7%

  • from left: Fortunate Mdanda, Smith Capital CEO; Sipho Mdanda, Smith Capital executive chairman; and
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    South Africa partner for CTE

    2016-11-15T12:02:00Z

    CTE has signed up a dealer in South Africa, Smith Capital Equipment, which has been active in the country for more than 40 years in the lifting and access sector

  • Hinowa Lightlift 17.75
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    Lithium Hinowas bump up Fast fleet

    2016-11-15T11:46:00Z

    Fast Plant believes that it now has the largest fleet of Lithium-powered Hinowa tracked booms in the UK, with the delivery of three more machines

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    Revenue rise continues at Lavendon

    2016-11-15T11:18:00Z

    Lavendon Group is reporting a successful nine months with rental revenues up 9%, buoyed by the weak UK pound in its home country

  • From left: Alex Morris, Jeremy Fish, Frank Sprott and Kevin Kennedy of Nationwide Platforms.
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    Nationwide opens flagship depot in Scotland

    2016-11-10T10:55:00Z

    Nationwide Platforms invited more than 100 customers to the official opening of its new depot in Bellshill, Scotland. Approximately three times the size of its previous depot

  • Magni at work in the US.
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    Magni opens US base

    2016-11-10T10:32:00Z

    Italy-based Magni Telescopic Handlers has opened its new facility in Miami, Florida. The 4600 square metre new plant includes sales, warehouse and aftersales service.