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Speedy acquires Lifterz

Speedy has acquired powered access specialist Lifterz, including its 1,300 access platforms



Interview: Korea Rental

Yoonkee Eom, the CEO of Korea Rental Corporation, explains how it is growing in its home market and across Asia

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RT scissors: Ramping up

AI looks at the latest models and emerging trends in the rough terrain scissor lift market

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Interview: Palfinger

Major changes are under way at Palfinger, designed to significantly grow revenue over the next few years, says CEO Andreas Klauser


Aviation access

Simon Francis, MSA Safety, reveals how to minimise the risk of injury to employees and damage to aircraft

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Access: a bright spark in Turkey

Turkey is destined to become one of the world’s major access markets. It just needs to get over the hurdle of an economic crisis 


Truck mounts: compact trends

The 3.5 tonne GVW market in Europe is taking on new levels of activity. Compact machinery is not just a trend in that area, however


Tracked platforms

This equipment is often compact and powered through bi-energy. Nevertheless, Lithium and more compact proportions are the future 


Preventing and fixing problems

Keeping machines in good working order is as easy as following a manufacturer’s manual. But with upcoming changes to the ANSI standards, maintenance procedures might need tweaks. But don’t worry too much – technology has your back. ALH reports.


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Skyjack Shows Bauma What Canada Is Made Of

The industry leader is bringing an assortment of fleet favorites, product updates for current models as well as their new range of full size rough terrain scissor lifts, and some Canadian flair with them to the world’s largest trade fair.


Export restructure at CMC

CMC will begin a renewed focus on the global market as Alessandro Mastrogiacomo becomes export sales director

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Sales structure change at Versalift

Versalift International has appointed longstanding employee Martin Sloth as international sales manager

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Genie ANSI-required supervisor training

The new ANSI Standards include requirements for supervisor training, which the company offers through its Lift Pro courses

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Tracked boom saves the day

The expertise of tracked boom specialist Viking Access solved a property developer’s tricky working at height challenge

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Record revenue for Wacker Neuson

Double-digit rise as manufacturer reports growth in all regions and business segments


Snorkel mini scissors for BSS

BSS Industrial, a division of Travis Perkins, has ordered 50 Snorkel S3010P push-around mini scissor lifts

Linda Betts joins APS

Betts joins APS

Linda Betts joins Access Platform Sales as major account manager.

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Peinemann hooks up with LGMG

LGMG Europe partners with Peinemann Hoogwerksystemen for Netherlands distribution

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.



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New Korea bridge inspection

An underbridge inspection unit from Barin has been set to work on a new bridge over Jinju City river, South Korea

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Schmetterling expands new Malaysia fleet

Aerial Lift & Equipment, JLG distributor in Malaysia and Brunei, supplies 100 scissors 


JCB launches super compact telehandler

The unit features a 4,000-pound capacity and a maximum lift height of 13 feet, 3 inches


JLG debuts reversing camera

The option is available for all of the company’s SkyTrak telehandlers

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‘Sound organic growth’ for Loxam

Full year revenues grew by 8%, although the final quarter saw a slowdown in the Middle East


Starting grid for F1 JCB deal

JCB telehandlers to appear at Australian Grand Prix as company kicks off partnership with British motor racing team

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Overall positive 2018 for Haulotte

Figures were mixed for the company, but its current level of orders is at its highest since 2007

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Andy Studdert proposed for Cramo board

Cramo AGM on 28 March will vote on adding Andy Studdert as non-executive board member


Socage extends outreach at Bauma

Socage has redesigned its 37m working height truck mount - the 37DJ Speed offers 23m outreach


H&E relocates to San Diego

The new 19,300-square-foot location specializes in access and telehandler equipment


New platform options from JLG

The company has added 6- and 8-foot-long platform options for some of its booms


Scaffold safety checklist issued

The UK’s HSE guide clarifies when scaffolding is required and what level of training and competence is needed


Finland reintroduces MEWP training

Certified MEWP operator training returns to Finland, with IPAF member Simeri offering PAL Card training

IPS now offers more wheels and filter kits for access platforms

Record parts order as Brexit looms

In preperation for Brexit, UK parts specialist IPS places largest ever Genie order in EMEAR 


Hybrid first for the Netherlands

JLG delivers first hybrid H800AJ boom in the Netherland via distributor Riwal Hoogwerkers

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Equity for Quick Reach

Quick Reach Powered Access has secured a £4.5million ($5.9 million) equity investment  


Fraco acquires Torgar

Canada-based mast climber manufacturer Fraco Products has acquired Torgar, in Spain

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Euan Youdale

Access International

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