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Snorkel to expand models for Chinese market

Exhibiting at APEX Asia, the company said it will add two additional products to be manufactured from its Jintan facility 






Kinglift debuts self-leveling, tracked scissor

Using APEX Asia as a springboard, China-based Kinglift showcased a range of equipment


Zoomlion readies for U.S. access launch

The Chinese-based manufacturer will debut scissors and booms for the U.S. market in December


Strong opening for APEX Asia

The second APEX Asia show is double the size of the first event in 2017 and offers a range of product launches 


China MEWP market to hit maturity in eight years

Zhang Tan Na, president of CCIA, provides forecast at the IRC conference in China


Full IRC conference programme confirmed

Elevent speakers from Asia, North America, Australia and Europe will speak on 22 October


Doubled exhibitor space at APEX Asia

The second APEX Asia, in Shanghai on 23-26 October, will have double the exhibitor space of the 2017 show

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Product launches from Zoomlion access

Zoomlion is set to launch new models at APEX Asia, including electric equipment and a large boom


Final speakers announced for IRC conference

Thomas Lau, CEO of Hong Kong’s  AP Rentals and Stefan Ponea, CEO of Industrial Access (TVH Group), join th IRC line-up 


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Heavy duty telehandlers

The high-capacity telehandler market continues its forward march as users unlock the full potential of these machines. Lindsey Anderson reports

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IPAF’s new CEO Peter Douglas in discussion

In his first interview in the role, Douglas speaks to Euan Youdale about his past and plans


Industry pioneers

Niftylift has been at the forefront of safety and innovation since its inception in 1985. Lindsey Anderson visited the company’s South Carolina facility recently to learn what’s in store for the coming years.


Changing shape

Known for their up-and-over clearance and jobsite adaptability, articulating booms have long been a mainstay for a range of applications. Lindsey Anderson reports on the market.


Talking tracked platforms

AI delves into the tracked platform market and the global demand for this product type 


Telematics and the data sharing economy

Sam Hassan, CEO and president of telematics provider ZTR Control Systems, is trail blazing the data brokerage scene