The new ANSI and CSA standards for MEWPs are now closer to the European EN280. Brandon Tucker at JLG explains
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.
ICUEE 2017 has surpassed its previous exhibitor size record, jumping up three acres this year to 28 for the event in Kentucky, USA, during October.
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.
Ruthmann has presented its new 90m truck mount, a 31m tracked platform and announced new hybrid truck mounts
All future rough terrain aerial platform products launched by Haulotte will be electric powered
75% of investment to go towards fleet expansion, and 25% on fleet renewal
The owners of Denmark-based Omme Lift announe their gradual retirement and a new managing director is named
First-quarter revenues increase 27.8% year-on-year to US$1.73 billion for US rental company
Andreas Klauser has been named CEO of Palfinger. He takes over from Herbert Ortner, who stepped down in December
Palazzani has appointed a new dealer for its tracked platforms in Quebec, Canada. SOSLocation is based in Montreal
Klubb becomes first truck mounted lift specialist in France to be certified Mercedes Unimog Partner
Glen Hampson takes up role with 15 years’ experience in construction equipment sector
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.
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.
Confirmation of FAA speakers completes the programme for the event on 18 and 18 June in Miami.
Winners will be announced on 23 May at the awards dinner in Vienna during the ERA’s annual convention.
Things are hotting up at ESTA in preparation for the 2018 ESTA Awards of Excellence event in April