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Interview: Frank Nerenhausen, JLG

In JLG’s 50th year, president Frank Nerenhausen speaks to Euan Youdale about what lies ahead

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    Articulating booms

    Manufacturers are embracing hybrid and electric equipment

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    Interview: Fassi buys ATN

    Euan Youdale speaks with CEO Giovanni Fassi about his decision to get back into the MEWP industry.

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    From the yard to the web

    Launched just a few months ago, aims to streamline online buying and selling of parts and equipment. Lindsey Anderson spoke with co-founders Luke Powers and Ben Preston about the business and their plans for 2019.

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    First on, last off

    Telehandlers continue to be in high demand from rental companies and contractors. Lindsey Anderson reports 

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    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




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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Versatility at your fingertips

The rotating telehandler market is heating up in North America 


Interview: Don Ahern

AI spoke to Don Ahern, owner of the Ahern family of companies, about the fast-changing global rental and manufacturing scene


Trax pass Greenland test

A Genie S-45 TraX assisted in construction at Summit Station, a polar research platform in Greenland, thanks to dealer Jøma

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Terex sells boom trucks business

Terex has sold its boom truck, truck crane and crossover product lines to Load King

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Haulotte 10-year sales record

Consolidated sales were €163.2 million ($183.7 million) in the first quarter, up 17%

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Prestigious business awards for Nifty

The UK-based manufacturer has won two prestigious Queen’s Awards for Enterprise for 2019

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Loxam pledges €10m for Notre Dame

French rental company said it will donate €10 million worth of rental over next five years


APEX Asia set to double in size

Indoor space at APEX Asia is already more than 90% booked. Show dates are 23-26 October

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JCB lands multi-million pound deal

Deal with Plant Hire UK for new fleets of Loadalls and compact excavators worth almost £17 million

Rental Tracker

European rental remains positive

Though optimism among rental companies in Europe has moderated, the sentiment remains positive

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United Rentals makes ‘solid start’

Rental revenue achieves first-quarter record, with significant growth in specialty segment

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Mateco Spain acquires Afron

Rental company buys Afron Capital shares to acquire oldest MEWP hire company

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