There is an upbeat view of the access industry as participants in AI’s annual Confidence Survey give a thumps up for the next 12 months
AI takes a look at the African market for access and the opportunities this huge land mass is offering.
AFI acquired Kimberly Access earlier this year, making it the biggest specialist access equipment rental company in the UK. Shareholder and recently inaugurated IPAF president Nick Selley talks to AI about the company’s plans globally and his view of consolidation in the access market
Following a successful three days at the International Rental Exhibition (IRE), Joe Malone reviews the Amsterdam show.
A new online marketplace, where renters can actively manage the contract throughout, has surfaced in France. Joe Malone caught up with its managing director, Sophie Hulin, about its beginning and its future.
Kevin Appleton reviews the UK market and the attractiveness for investors upon entering.
It’s been a good year for the AccessM20 listing of the world’s biggest access equipment manufacturers.
Euan Youdale met with the heads of Sany Palfinger, XCMG and LGMG, in China, to find out about their new access divisions and their global ambitions.
China’s largest aerial platform manufacturers will line-up alongside the access market’s big international players at APEX Asia, the first dedicated aerial platform exhibition to be held in Shanghai, China.
The International Construction and Utility Equipment Exposition (ICUEE) is going to be bigger than ever. ALH previews the event.
With the latest Powered Access Rental Market Report now out, the global picture for the MEWP rental market is good, with the US, Europe and Asia-Pacific in many cases exceeding expectations. Matt Brereton, communications manager at IPAF, provides an exclusive insight into its key findings.
Manitou has inaugurated its new research and development test center. The innovative building makes it possible to perform endurance and durability tests on all Manitou prototypes.
Søren Rosenkrands moves to new position at Riwal as chief business development officer. His key role will be to explore merger and acquisition opportunities
Rental company to build new location in Utah as it continues to expand, company CEO tells IRN
The compact crawler boom has a working height of 105 feet and 54 feet of horizontal outreach
Tyler Brown has been hired as senior vice president of Western operations at Acme Lift Co.
The company’s new SJ519 TH features a 5,500-pound lift capacity and maximum lift height of 19 feet, 1 inch
A buoyant East coast infrastructure market is driving improved financial results at Australia’s Coates Hire
The new units feature 74hp engines, eliminating the need for after treatment fluid
The two companies have partnered to create a new scissor lift operator training simulator
Bigger is better. That’s the view from the industry, which requires greater capacity and room for tools. The same is true for smaller scissors.
The third Access, Lift & Handlers Conference & Awards features top-notch speakers and topics, plus an evening awards gala dinner that’s set to shine. Lindsey Anderson reports.
Rotating telehandlers have made their way into fleets across North America. But are they catching on? Lindsey Anderson reports on the benefits and market.
Proper maintenance keeps machines up and running, and can often add extra hours to a unit’s life. Andrew Bean, senior director of engineering, JLG Industries, Inc., discusses why accurate maintenance is a must.
From machine design to safe operation, the upcoming changes to the ANSI Standards will also have an impact on those who use the machines. Here’s what users should expect.
Jennifer Lombard and Elizabeth Faruzzi grew up in the equipment rental industry. But instead of taking the reins of an already-established company, the two sisters set out to create their own empire. Lindsey Anderson spoke with the women about their company Lizzy Lift.
Kuwait lift and transport company will describe its work on the Shagaya wind farm
The latest moves to improve safety in onshore wind energy projects
The entry deadline for the European Rental Awards has been extended by a week to Friday 23 February.