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Interview: Leading The Way Alimak Hek
Euan Youdale speaks with Alimak Hek’s managing director Rolf Persson about its recent acquisitions and its product plans. 
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.
JCB Access: game changer
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
Interview: Winner takes all
Following Loxam’s much-anticipated acquisition of Lavendon Group for €535 million, Joe Malone speaks to Loxam’s CEO, Gérard Déprez, about a deal the company has chased for some time.
The new rental model
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.
Ruthmann Interview: Expanding horizons
Ruthmann has been setting out its stall as a diverse manufacturer of truck mounts, with the new Ecoline, and its move into tracked platforms, as part of the recent Ruthmann Italia acquisition. Euan Youdale spoke to the management team about its plans. 
Steve Filipov: Back in the hot seat at Terex Cranes
Terex Cranes president Steve Filipov speaks to Alex Dahm about his initial take on turning around the global crane manufacturing business
Looking back – and forward – with R Collard
Managing director of the UK-based demolition company reflects on how it has branched out from humble beginnings since it was founded in 1995
Interview: Matthew Elvin
Snorkel has undergone a number of big changes in the last few years, including new ownership, management and facilities. Lindsey Anderson spoke with Snorkel’s CEO, Matthew Elvin
Sergey Efremov – The birth of a market
Sergey Efremov of the St Petersburg-based Razmax group of companies looks behind the scenes at the state of the demolition industry in Russia
Four sectors for Zoomlion – video
Jimmy Pan of Zoomlion tells Sandy Guthrie about the company’s business strategy in Europe
Making a strong case for Case
Video: CNH Industrial VP describes new strategies for the growth of Case Construction
Access exclusive: Terex president and CEO sits down with KHL
John Garrison talks with KHL’s access editors about the 2016 market, his introduction to the company and and how he sees the future
Interview: 30 years of innovation at Skyjack
Skyjack president Brad Boehler talks to AI about the company's 30th anniversary and its new TH telehandler line with 43-56 ft lifting heights and 6000-20000 pound capacity
From small beginnings
From one man and one machine, over the last 40 years G. Tscherning A/S has grown to become the largest contractor in Denmark. Lindsay Gale talked with the company’s current management team
Terex Trucks one year on
Last June Volvo completed its acquisition of Terex Trucks, the US-owned, UK-based manufacturing business making articulated and rigid frame off-highway haulers. A year on from the deal, how has life had changed under the new owner?
Feature – All pumped up
Aivar Brock has been described as a serial entrepreneur, but his approach to business is refreshingly simple
Feature: Loxam branches out
French rental giant Loxam has purchased a 25% stake in the Brazilian company Degraus. But for managing director Stéphane Henon it’s business as usual
Feature: Byrne ahead
Byrne Equipment Rental has expanded like wildfire in the Middle East since it was founded 20 years ago, and is searching for fresh opportunities with the support of its new owner Hanco. IRN caught up with COO Patrick Fallon to find out more
Feature: Women in Rental
IRN shines the spotlight on women in senior positions in rental companies and manufacturers targeting the rental industry around the world
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