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Mining gives Coates Hire a boost

Revenues from mining activity in Western Australia were up 26% for the six months to 31 December


US rental approaching 2020 with caution

Equipment manufacturers at ARA Show see a levelling off in demand, but still at a high level


More record results for Palfinger

For 2019 Palfinger once again posted record figures, including sales up 8.5%


Sunward USA unveils telehandler

The Chinese equipment manufacturer has moved into the North American telehandler market with its new unit

Snorkel hands over two new SL26RTE Speed Levels to Steiness Liftcenter.

Denmark gets new Snorkel electric Speed Level

Rental specialist Steiness Liftcenter takes delivery of country’s first Snorkel SL27RTE lithium-electric units


Group files petition with SAIA to end ANSI appeals

Aerial industry stakeholders demand approval for ANSI A92 standards on March 1, 2020


Kneeland new chairman at Maxim

Former United Rentals President and CEO joins US crane rental company’s board of directors


Sany debuts telehandler

Chinese OEM enters telehandler market with 10,000-pound unit

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Extreme Makeover: Sunbelt edition

Rental firm provides equipment, staff and services for U.S. television show that helps families in need


Genie suffers from challenging markets

Sales and income took a hit in the fourth quarter of Terex AWP’s 2019 financial year

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JCB reduces output due to coronavirus

With 25% of JCB’s Chinese suppliers remaining closed, the company has cut back on production levels at UK factories

Jake McCaugherty of Böcker UK

New MD for Böcker UK

Jake McCaugherty will implement growth plans and develop business in the United Kingdom and Ireland

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Sales slow at Haulotte

Haulotte reports fourth quarter decline but full year growth of 9%. Company forecasts a 10% fall in revenues in 2020

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Soft final quarter of 2019 for Cramo

Sales were down 9.1%, with weak markets and challenging conditions in several of its operating countries

High-Speed 2 will connect London with the north of England

HS2 gets ‘green signal’

UK will go forward with full implementation of controversial high-speed rail project

Kiloutou sign

Kiloutou gets ‘Top Employer’ certification

French rental company achieves certificate for the seventh year in a row


New Manitou access and material handling president

Elisabeth Ausimour joined Manitou in 2005 and takes over from Fernand Mira


US rental bolstered by rising penetration

Rental penetration rose from 55.9% to 56.7% in 2019, says ARA


Skyjack debuts updated tech, booms and scissors

Skyjack used ARA to show ANSI-compliant machines, Live telematics and more


New telehandlers, scissors from JLG

Using The ARA Show as a springboard, the company debuted new telehandlers, scissors and more

Genie S-60 J Telescopic Boom

Genie debuts new products at ARA Show

The company showcased a new S-60J telescopic boom, Z-45 FE hybrid boom and global-spec vertical masts

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TAH expands truck fleet

UK MEWP rental company adds Mitsubishi FUSO Canter to transport tracked tracked unit

Instant UpRight Access Platform Range

Instant Upright adds Finnish dealer

Ireland-based manufacturer’s regional manager to lead its sales operations at Lifttek

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GGR distributes Faresin electric telehandler

GGR Group has become the exclusive UK dealer for the Faresin 6.26 full electric telehandler 


EHS shows uptick in UK rental investment

Manufacturers at Executive Hire Show report increase in demand since end of 2019

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