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Manitou & Deutz develop electric telehandler

Prototype all-electric and hybrid telehandlers were unveiled in Cologne this week


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MEWPS in Southeast Asia

The Southeast Asian market for MEWPs is becoming one of the biggest talking points in the industry

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Hydro Rents’ prescription for medical center challenge

Constructing the new Lexington Medical Center addition is no easy feat. Billed as the largest hospital expansion in South Carolina history, the state-of-the-art 10-story patient care tower in Columbia will add 545,000 square feet, 20 special care nursery beds, eight operating rooms, 71 inpatient beds and much more to its ...


Global boom lifts

Self propelled boom lifts define the future of the industry and the direction it will take


Changing the face of training

Loretta Foley, director of United Rentals’ United Academy, explains how technology is changing the way training is delivered.

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Preparing for industry-wide changes

Tony Groat, IPAF’s North America manager and a member of drafting committees for both the CSA and ANSI standards, looks at the impacts the new specific standards relating to training will have and how companies can get compliant.

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Roughing around

Demand remains steady for RT scissors, but will upcoming standards regulations change the landscape? Lindsey Anderson reports.

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In Riwal’s 50th anniversary year, Murray Pollok talks to company CEO Norty Turner about its digital plans and growth stratedy

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Loxam on access

Don Kenny, CEO of Loxam’s access division, shares his views on acquisitions, rebranding and the future of the division

Latest Magazines


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CTE investigates Platformers' accident

Manufacturer is co-operating with all relevant parties, following the collapse of its MP 32.19 truck mount

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Kennards achieves health and safety certification

The company’s entire network in Australia and New Zealand is now certified to the AS/NZS 4801 standard.


MAS Dingli and Nifty order

UK-based film and TV access provider MAS have invested in 17 new Dingli scissors and Niftylift booms

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2019 IAPA awards open for entries

There are thirteen awards to enter, including a new Digital Development Award. The event is in Dubai on 6 March, 2019.

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IRC: how to create the best customer experience

Riwal CEO Pedro Torres will discuss a rental operating strategy that has customer experience at its heart.


Bella buys Genie

The latest addition is a Genie 4069RT, supplied by authorised Genie distributor Access Platform Sales

A tight fit means that the pads stay put, minimising risk of loss

Outriggerpad additions

Outriggerpads is expanding its range of spreader plates, including one for Hinowa tracked platforms

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Nationwide announces new MD

Colin Hotchkiss will be the new managing director of Nationwide Platforms, part of the Loxam Group


Access Yearbook 2017

The Access Yearbook 2017 provides information on suppliers and equipment used in the global access sector, along with full market information.



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Coates grows Haulotte fleet

Haulotte has completed the delivery of over 400 machines for Coates Hire, valued at more than $7 million


Almac debuts crawler boom

The new self-propelled, telescopic track-mounted boom, with auto-leveling system, also features a jib

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Sunbelt propels strong Q1 at Ashtead

Ashtead reported growth at both Sunbelt and A-Plant in the three months to 31 July.


AGF Access assists with bridge construction

The Windsor location is providing equipment to build a new bridge connecting Detroit to Windsor, Ontario, Canada


New California rental entity formed

West Coast Equipment and D&D Lift merge to form Rental Equipment Service Company


Bobcat telehandler premiere

The new high performance Bobcat TL43.80HF telehandler is having its world premiere at this year’s GaLaBau in Germany

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Hybrid debut from Versalift

Versalift is launching the first hybrid version of its Versalift VTL series at Platformers’ Days in Germany this week


Growth continues at Haulotte

Haulotte Group posted an increase in sales of 13% to €289.9 million in the first half of 2018

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AFI focuses on mental health

UK-based rental company AFI held the second edition of its annual conference last week with a major focus on mental health in the workplace

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System Lift centralises orders

Germany-based rental company cooperative System Lift has centralised its ordering process, including €18 million orders from Genie


Nationwide re-brands

From today Nationwide Platforms will be known as ’Nationwide Platforms, A Loxam Company’

United rentals

United to acquire BlueLine Rental for $2.1 billion

The world’s largest equipment rental company keeps getting bigger

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Access50 largest fleet sizes published

The unique listing shows the access rental market is in a very healthy position

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Personnel changes for Terex AWP parts team

The new appointments aim to focus on customer uptime, increased urgency and improved processes

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Terex and Syncron partner

The deal will see Terex utilizing Syncron’s software to make its parts pricing process more efficient


Pegasus 45.30 delivered to gold mine

It is the first unit from Dieci Americas to land in South America

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Genie starts XC production in Europe

Production of the new Genie S-65 XC telescopic boom lift starts at factory in Umbertide, Italy, for the EMEAR

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