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Trackunit and IPAF launch digital operator licence

The ePAL app will offer a digital version of IPAF’s PAL card, with a range of telematic features 

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Webinar recording: Access at a Turning point – watch now

A recording of the latest webinar from Access International – Access at a Turning Point – is now available to view.
Before Covid-19 struck, the access equipment industry was already in a state of change, with new manufacturers, particularly based in China, a growing demand for hybrid and electric equipment, and new globally aligned standards in North America. A panel of experts with longstanding industry experience discuss these and other topics, in light of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Speakers on the panel:

  • David McNicholas, CEO, AFI Group of Companies
  • Phil Graysmark, sales director Europe and Middle East, LGMG
  • George Landsberg, CEO, Hi-Reach Manlift, South Africa


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Doka expands into scaffolding

New partnership with US scaffolding company AT-PAC will see Doka supply scaffolding globally to the construction market


Palazzani announces spider crane details

Tracked platform specialist provides details about its first spider crane


Bauma Conexpo India postponed

Rescheduled for a second time, the show will now take place 20 - 23 April 2021, Greater Noida, Delhi

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Construction and Covid-19: rolling news update

KHL journalists are reporting on how the Covid-19 outbreak is impacting construction worldwide


Oshkosh announces plan for new CEO

John C. Pfeifer, Oshkosh COO, will take over as CEO from Wilson R. Jones, who retires in April

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Brogaard becomes CEO of Trackunit

Soeren Brogaard takes over from Joergen Raguse, who is appointed vice-chairman of the board

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Alimak chooses Bauma China for hoist launch

Alimak LSH construction hoist is designed for use inside elevator shafts


ERA creates cybersecurity working group

ERA said the acceleration of digital processes through the pandemic had made cybersecurity more of an issue for rental businesses

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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.



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Electric focus for JCB

At an online event JCB unveiled new electric-powered equipment and products

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Martin Lehner to leave Wacker Neuson

CEO to leave company on 31 March for personal reasons after more than 30 years service

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JCB debuts all-electric telehandler

JCB has expanded its E-Tech range of zero-emissions machines with the launch of its first-ever electric telehandler, the 505-20E


New online rental marketplace wins innovation grant

New UK business GetMyEquipment has won a £100,000 grant from Innovate UK

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Speedy reports continued recovery

UK rental company said second UK lockdown has had no material impact on its business


Acces Industrie expands Genie hybrid fleet

French rental company adds further five Z-60 FE and ten Z-45 FE booms to its fleet, bringing total to 34 FEs

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Online exclusive: Interview with Chairman of Qatar-based contractor

Moutaz Al-Khayyat, Chairman of UrbaCon Trading and Contracting, talks about the impact of Covid-19 on Qatar and the country’s future projects


Franklin Equipment launches used equipment site

Franklin Equipment has debuted a new used equipment website powered by Rouse

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Kiloutou rebrands in Italy

Operations in Italy are being rebranded under the Kiloutou name, starting with Cofiloc-Euronol


Platform Basket for UK tree care

Thompson Tree Services ordered Platform Basket’s new Spider 20.95 from distributor Promax Access


First project for new Geda hoist

New generation P18 used at a Finnish residential site for first time since bauma launch 

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JLG key role retirement and replacement

Etienne Bourcier returns in key accounts for JLG, while Walter van Winckel retires in May

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Sudhir Power acquires Star Platforms

India-based power generation specialist adds UK access rental company to its rental network


ARA forecasts 13% fall in 2020 and flat 2021

Rental association forecasts US rental sector will decline by 13% this year and will only start to recover in 2022


Exclusive: JLG president looks at post-election future

Despite significant destabilising forces, Frank Nerenhausen says there’s hope for 2021 

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Mills reports positive third quarter

Income and revenue rise, despite a challenging period for Brazilian rental company


Manitex reports lower revenue, larger backlog

Manitex International CEO Steve Filipov said third quarter 2020 results were in line with expectations in a challenging environment 

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