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Norty Turner leaves Riwal

Riwal says Turner leaves to “commence a new chapter in his career” as it begins search for new CEO



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


Global vertical masts

Vertical masts are becoming more popular, finding greater acceptance in their potential core areas of work

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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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Haulotte third quarter climb

Haulotte Group’s third quarter consolidated sales were €128.5 million, 25% up compared with the same period last year.

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Cepak chainsaw solution

The Bracket Adapter allows placement of chainsaws safely in the basket while manoeuvring from one job to another

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New look for Cat

US equipment manufacturer to change graphic design of its machine logo


IPAF safety partnership with Haulotte

Haulotte becomes one of the first ’sustaining members’ of the International Powered Access Federation

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New depot expands AFI network

AFI group has strengthened its UK coverage by opening a flagship depot in Birmingham, UK


Genie Benelux and GAS appointments

Thomas Meheust is Genie sales director for Benelux and Israel, and Arjen Snijder is in charge of Germany, Austria and Switzerland


Time buys U.S. distributors

Time Manufacturing/Versalift has completed the acquisition of two distributors in the U.S.


Future focus at Europlatform

‘It’s evolve or die,’ keynote speaker Don Kenny, Loxam, told delegates at the 12th Europlatform in Belfast, yesterday


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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JLG X1000AJ now available

The compact crawler boom was previewed at The ARA Show earlier this year

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JLG now offers non-marking telehandler tires

The tires are designed specifically for Skytrak and JLG telehandlers and protect sensitive surfaces from unwanted markings


Haulotte to construct new HQ

The facility will feature 5,000 square meters of office space plus 2,500 square meters dedicated to R&D


Haulotte acquires in Turkey

Haulotte Group has acquired 100% of the shares of Turkey-based Acarlar Makine - Haulotte’s distributor in the country


Ramirent CFO steps down

Pierre Brorsson leaves for personal reasons, as of 9 October. Jonas Söderkvist, group business development, is interim CFO

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JCB telehandlers head to Indonesia

JCB is donating $250,000 worth of equipment to the Indonesian Island of Sulawesi following the earthquake and tsunami

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JLGs for Hire Middle East

Access Hire Middle East, part of Access Group Australia (wAGA), has taken delivery of 73 JLG boom lifts with more on order


First Elevation draws strong crowd

IPAF’s first Elevation conference, networking and gala dinner event in the UK included meetings, workshops, seminars and a gala dinner

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Time acquires Aspen

Time Manufacturing/Versalift has acquired US-based Aspen Aerials, a specialist in bridge inspection units

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Riwal extends JLG distribution

JLG Industries has appointed Riwal as its sole distributor for Croatia, Slovenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and Montenegro


New Genie UK director

John Chandler is promoted to sales director for UK & Ireland and Craig Duffy joins as territory sales manager


Cramo partners with Tuxera

Finnish rental company will work with software provider to enhance job sites


JLG debuts new fall arrest system

The Bolt-On Fall Arrest product allows operators to work outside of the platform

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Latest Cramo acquisition approved

Nordic Modular Group acquisition approved by Swedish Competition Authority


SPG and Hydro Rents get to work in Texas

Structural Technologies chose the companies to create a customized access solution


Russian rental forum this week

Event in Sochi, Russia will highlight trends in rental and promote rental growth in the country.

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Sinoboom sets up operations in Europe

China-based aerial platform manufacturer Sinoboom has established itself in Europe as Sinoboom Europe

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Access International

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