United rentals

Record quarter for United

Rental revenues reached a new third-quarter high of US$2.1 billion



Talking tracked platforms

AI delves into the tracked platform market and the global demand for this product type 


Telematics and the data sharing economy

Sam Hassan, CEO and president of telematics provider ZTR Control Systems, is trail blazing the data brokerage scene


Vertical masts

The use of vertical masts is becoming more commonplace, partly thanks to a growth in the types of applications that suit it most


Truck mounted platforms

Much of the recent truck mounted platform has been around the lower end of the working height spectrum, specifically 3.5 tonnes


Interview – Julie Rainville, co-President of Fraco

As the co-President of Fraco, Julie Rainville says a buoyant market, product innovation and competition are fueling company growth.


Forward focus

Lindsey Anderson interviews Danielle Edberg and Lauren Masser about Procore’s Women in Construction 

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Advanced power

Engine manufacturers have been busy debuting new units this year. From hybrid solutions to turbo-charged options, there’s plenty of ground to cover. ALH rounds up the latest.

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A man of many hats

Lindsey Anderson sat down with the President of Skyjack during Bauma to discuss the North American market as well as his recent appointment as IPAF President


Vincenzo Gentili receiving his career award at the ItalPlatform 2019 Awards

GSR founder wins career award

Vincenzo Gentili, founder of the access equipment manufacturer GSR, honoured for industry contribution in Italy

65 plus and 8-

Manitou debuts telescopic booms

The company has unveiled its first telescopic booms specifically for the North American market


Europlatform takes on technology

Technological advancements will help enhance safety and efficiency and aid people in their work, not replace them, the conference in Nice, France, heard

The Skyjack diesel SJ46AJ boom lifts at work on Tyringham Hall in Buckinghamshire, UK

Star Platforms maintains stately home

Powered access rental company provides Skyjack articulated booms to help maintain historic stately home in UK


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Kennards makes management changes

The rental company has announced a number of senior leadership changes across Australia and New Zealand

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Kiloutou makes earthmoving acquisition

Kiloutou has acquired Franche Comte Materiels, which rents earthmoving and compaction machines in eastern France


DEUTZ hosts manufacturing day for students

Manufacturing Day aims to connect the nation’s future workforce with potential employers


Work starts on Houston-based JCB dealership

The 10-acre site will feature a 13,000-square-foot building with a showroom as well as a service department with eight service bays

Latest Magazines


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The second APEX Asia, taking place in Shanghai, 23-26 October, will be double the size of the first event in 2017, including a new outdoor area. With more than 55 access-related brands on show, it represents the largest gathering of access equipment ever on one site in Asia. Visitors can register ahead of the show free of charge and can use their badge to attend the CeMAT Asia material handling exhibition, which is co-located with APEX Asia.

Click here to register today

Access Yearbook 2017

KHL Group’s The Access Yearbook 2018-19 provides information on suppliers and equipment used in the global access sector, along with full market information.




CTE expands range at GIS

CTE launches updated 20m truck mount at the GIS show and announces plans to extend tracked range


Haulotte NA opens California branch

The branch will serve as a machine distribution center for Haulotte


APEX Asia next week

Asia’s largest access equipment show takes place next week, 23-26 October


IAPA awards open for entries

Now in its eleventh year, the International Awards for Powered Access 2020 will be held in London on 23 April. Be sure to enter 

Ruthmann's new production facility in Mantescudo, Italy

Ruthmann increases production capacity

Mewp manufacturer opens new production facility in Italy for Ecoline and Bluelift product lines

Ahern Chile & Ahern Argentina at ConExpo Latin America

Ahern celebrates Snorkel’s 60th year

Ahern Chile and Ahern Argentia join forces to celebrate Snorkel’s 60th anniversary at Conexpo Latin America

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Two weeks to IRC conference

IRC is on 22 October in Shanghai, on the day before the APEX Asia and CeMAT Asia show

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New export manager at Leguan Lifts

Jori Mylläri will be responsible for export sales, international distribution and developing cooperation with dealers


Gearflow.com raises $1.1M seed funding

The online platform built to support construction equipment rental businesses says the funds will accelerate development and management teams


ICUEE hits record highs

More than 19,000 delegates braved heatwave temperatures to attend the utility industry showcase


IPAF CEO pays tribute to Boehler

Andy Studdert thanks Boehler and explains his departure from the federation 


Stärke adds Alberta distributor

Liftboss Materials Handling has joined Stärke’s growing Canadian network

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Palfinger adds new global product leader

MEWP manufacturer appoints Paolo Balugani as its new global access platforms product line leader.


Kiloutou buys Sticar in Italy

Acquisition adds business with 850 aerial platforms and 475 forklifts in Northern Italy

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SME boost for Speedy

Revenues buoyed by demand from small to medium-sized enterprises, according to trading update

GEDA's first location in 1929 in Germany

Geda celebrates 90 years

Hoist manufacturer Geda to expand facilities at its head office in Germany

Riwal - Jesper Becker and Lars Sorby

Riwal sells first 100% electric booms

Rentals company converts two 22 metre JLG diesel boom lifts converted into zero emission machines

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Euan Youdale

Access International

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