Loxam’s Ramirent offer is successful

Ramirent and Loxam will now join forces to build a pan-European leader, says Loxam CEO


Perkins⌐ 1706J-E93TA engine

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

Turku Meyer Shipyard

Construction hoists: capacity, speed, control

Hoists in the construction industry are getting bigger and faster and are taking into consideration the modern logistical worksite


Electric & hybrid power in access

The emergence of electric and hybrid-powered booms and vehicle mounts continues at pace

Genie Pres Matt Fearon_Genie VP Mike Davis

Interview: Terex AWP

There are changes afoot at Genie following Terex’s sale of its crane products. President Matt Fearon explains 

Europe MEWP fleet size

MEWP rental market report

Each year IPAF publishes its Global Powered Access Rental Market Report. Here’s a snapshot of the 2019 edition 


Slim profile, major reach

Track-based, compact aerials continue to garner interest from the industry. Lindsey Anderson reports.

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Compact telescopic handler dimensions

A number of super-small compact telehandlers have been debuted over the last 24 months. Lindsey Anderson rounds-up the latest.


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Volvo on new technology at Diesel Progress Summit

Ray Gallant will discuss the convergence of new technologies in connectivity, electromobility and automation

Konstantin Kuvaldin

Snorkel expands EMEA sales team

Konstantin Kuvaldin appointed territory manager for Eastern Europe

A PAL+ screenshot on a Serious Labs simulator

Serious Labs steps up IPAF training

Canadian company presents PAL+ VR training at Innovate event 

The Morandi Bridge in Genoa, Italy. after its partial collapse in August 2018

Genie helps demolish Morandi safely

Two SX-180 telescopic booms support workers involved in dismantling process


Highway Putting up the golf netting

Balloo Hire buys Highway Plant

Northern Irish rental firm strengthens its powered access capabilities

Two mechanics work on a piece of construction equipment

Mechanic apprenticeship scheme one step closer

Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education approves development of Trailblazer scheme


Fronteq launches at APEX Asia

New Chinese access equipment manufacturer plans to exhibit up to 10 models

Pedro Torres, Riwal's new CEO

Pedro Torres is new Riwal CEO

MEWP rental giant promotes COO to CEO with immediate effect

Latest Magazines


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.




LiuGong sets out scissor range at APEX Asia

LiuGong will highlight its new access equipment division with a 22m working height scissor lift at APEX Asia

The inauguration ceremony of Safelift's new Abu Dhabi facility in the United Arab Emirates

Safelift’s new Abu Dhabi location

Rental company aims to expand by targeting oil and gas sector in the UAE

Left to right: Keith Clarke (General Manager of Haulotte Australia), Alexandre Saubot (CEO of Haulotte Group) and Damien Gautier (Managing Director of Haulotte Asia-Pacific) at the groundbreaking ceremony of the new headquarters.

New headquarters for Haulotte Australia

New facility signifies region as key for access company’s worldwide growth

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SMEs drive growth in Speedy revenue

UK rental firm’s Q1 revenues rise 5.9%, helped by jump in demand from smaller companies


Pettibone debuts 1246X telehandler

The 12,000-pound capacity unit is powered by a 117hp diesel engine and has a lift height of 46 feet, 6 inches

ALH-CA 2019 logo with date and location

ALH Awards shortlist announced

Set for Sept. 12 in San Diego, the ALH Awards follow the day-long conference aimed at rental and access professionals

Miguel Jimenez

Haulotte Americas appoints new trainer

Miguel Jimenez will manage training across North America ahead of new ANSI standards roll out

DTJ_1112a Micro 26 on Jobsite

MEC expands micro range

The Micro 26 slab scissor can fit in small spaces, including personnel and freight elevators


Access Industry Interviews 2018/2019

A video summary of the newly-published interview report from Access International and Access, Lift & Handlers

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Change at the top for Cramo

Henrik Norrbom chosen as new EVP, Scandinavia, and MD of Cramo

JCB Telehandler Index

JCB recognizes high-performing dealers

Twelve North American dealers have been praised for exceptional customer service, sales, technical expertise and business development


SafwayAtlantic acquires Sheedy Hoist

The acquisition of the assets of Sheedy Hoist will strengthen BrandSafway and SafwayAtlantic’s position on the West Coast


New products, services from JLG

The company has updated its e-commerce platform and debuted material racks for scissor lifts

JLG 1850SJ telescopic aerial platform provided by Werent on site at the Morandi Bridge demolition

JLG booms assist Morandi Bridge demolition

Werent has provided JLG’s 1850SJ telescopic booms for Morandi bridge demolition in Genoa, Italy


Tim Whiteman to leave IPAF

Former IPAF president Andy Studdert will act as interim CEO as Tim Whiteman steps down from the position

Instant UpRight's new MX1430 self-propelled electric mini scissor lift

New electric range from Instant Upright

Access manufacturer launches range of low-level electric-powered platforms

Left to right: Watling JCB Managing Director Richard Telfer, Ardent Hire Solutions Chief Executive Officer Jeremy Fish and JCB Managing Director Global Major Accounts Yvette Henshall-Bell.

Ardent makes biggest ever UK Loadall order

Rental company Ardent places €83 million order with JCB for Loadall telescopic handlers

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Euan Youdale

Access International

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