Access International - September-October 2019
02 October 2019
Included in this issue:
Brad Boehler moves on from Skyjack, First Nagano aerials to Europe, AFI acquires Facelift, TVH acquires IPS, Mateco expands with specialist, Rotator and Dinolift celebrate 40-years.
- INTERVIEW: ZTR
Sam Hassan, CEO and president of cutting-edge telematics provider ZTR Control Systems tells Euan Youdale how the company is blazing the trail into data brokerage and the shared data economy.
- TRACKED PLATFORMS
A mainstay in the European market for many years, tracked platforms are seeing signs of growth in Asia and North America. There is also the ongoing requirement for greater capacities, working heights, outreach and power options.
- SHOW GUIDE: APEX ASIA
In its second edition, APEX Asia has already become a must-attend show in the access industry’s calendar. AI provides a comprehensive round-up of the products set for display.
- SCISSOR LIFTS
There has been a conscious move into the low level access and compact arena when it comes to scissor lifts, as manufacturers round out their ranges at both ends.
- MANUFACTURER NEWS
Genie is updating its slab scissor range to comply with new North American standards and provide a new global product, with some striking features. Euan Youdale reports from the launch and picks up a few thoughts on the future from Genie president Matt Fearon.
- ACCESS IN ACTION
Manitou Telehandlers are finding growing acceptance in an array of plant maintenance applications in Indian coal mines, thanks to their flexibility through a range of attachments. Partha Pratim Basistha reports.
- RAISING THE STANDARD
Twice a year AI publishes IPAF’s four-page report on its latest initiatives, news and conferences. This edition, as always, demonstrates why IPAF is the leading authority on safe MEWP use.
A regular round-up of scaffolding news and application reports.
- INTERVIEWS: UK & US
This double feature provides two interviews: one with US-based manufacturer Custom Equipment and the other with rental company Riwal’s UK UK division.