Genie GS-1932 scissor lift

Genie launches global slab scissors

The new GS slab scissor range complies to upcoming ANSI standards and will be a global product 



Vertical masts

The use of vertical masts is becoming more commonplace, partly thanks to a growth in the types of applications that suit it most


Truck mounted platforms

Much of the recent truck mounted platform has been around the lower end of the working height spectrum, specifically 3.5 tonnes


Interview – Julie Rainville, co-President of Fraco

As the co-President of Fraco, Julie Rainville says a buoyant market, product innovation and competition are fueling company growth.


Forward focus

Lindsey Anderson interviews Danielle Edberg and Lauren Masser about Procore’s Women in Construction 

Perkins⌐ 1706J-E93TA engine

Advanced power

Engine manufacturers have been busy debuting new units this year. From hybrid solutions to turbo-charged options, there’s plenty of ground to cover. ALH rounds up the latest.

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A man of many hats

Lindsey Anderson sat down with the President of Skyjack during Bauma to discuss the North American market as well as his recent appointment as IPAF President

Turku Meyer Shipyard

Construction hoists: capacity, speed, control

Hoists in the construction industry are getting bigger and faster and are taking into consideration the modern logistical worksite


Electric & hybrid power in access

The emergence of electric and hybrid-powered booms and vehicle mounts continues at pace



Access Rental Gulf major boom order

ARG orders 35 articulating and 20 telescopic boom lifts from Skyjack

Three pediatric pumps were donated to the hospital

Genie and Tuyet Nga mark 20 years in Vietnam

The pair were integral in the start of the Vietnam MEWP market

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IPAF members level up to Rental+

All rental members of IPAF in the UK have upgraded to the IPAF Rental+ minimum standard

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APEX Asia visitor registration open

Sign up for a free visitor pass ahead of the show to avoid charges at the door


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Speaker line-up announced for PASMA conference

An impressive list of speakers will cover all the latest topics

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Palazzani signs up Hoogwerkers

Palazzani partners with manufacturer Thomas Hoogwerkers to distribute its platforms in the Benelux 


Van mount first view from Klubb

Klubb will exhibit an aerial platform on the new Euro VI Renault Master van for the first time at JDL Expo, France

Dave Hubbell

MEC targets Cat dealers

Industry veteran Dave Hubbell joins MEC as vice president of Cat Rental North America accounts

Latest Magazines


APEX ASIA 2019 Logo


The second APEX Asia, taking place in Shanghai, 23-26 October, will be double the size of the first event in 2017, including a new outdoor area. With more than 55 access-related brands on show, it represents the largest gathering of access equipment ever on one site in Asia. Visitors can register ahead of the show free of charge and can use their badge to attend the CeMAT Asia material handling exhibition, which is co-located with APEX Asia.

Click here to register today

Access Yearbook 2017

KHL Group’s The Access Yearbook 2018-19 provides information on suppliers and equipment used in the global access sector, along with full market information.




BrandSafway Houston receives Diamond STEP Award

It is the highest award given out by the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC)

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Ashtead focuses growth in North America

Heavy investment in North American businesses contrasted with flat growth in A-Plant

Europlatform logo

Europlatform conference draws closer

Be sure to book soon and benefit from an impressive speaker line up


ALH Conference & Awards this Thursday

United Rentals, the American Rental Association, IPAF and Rouse Services - plus many more - are set to present 


Hy-Brid Lifts appoints Mid-Atlantic manager

Derek Koontz has joined Hy-Brid Lifts as its Mid-Atlantic territory manager


Dinolift and Rotator celebrate 40-year partnership

To mark the anniversary with its distributor, Dinolift is donating to its local university’s engineering courses

Special Equipment

Major Mateco fleet expansion

Special Equipment, a division of Mateco, invests €9.8 million in big scissors and booms

The new branding for Zeppelin Rental.

Zeppelin strengthens in traffic management

Acquisition of Luther Group in Germany adds trafffic control technology and products

Franck Cohen Trackunit

New chairman at Trackunit

Franck Cohen is appointed as the telematics company’s new chairman of the board


Delta-Q charges into mid-range

The new mid-range stackable charging software, suited to articulating booms, allows two to six chargers to link for up to 7.5 kW

AGF Access

AGF provides nuclear solution

AGF Access provides challenging modular access solution for Canada’s largest clean energy project

Nationwide Platforms

Advanced VR from Nationwide

Nationwide Platforms is working with IPAF to deliver advanced MEWP training using VR simulators.

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IPAF expands harness pledge

Manufacturers will commit to a pledge to help ensure the use of correct harness’ and lanyard, previously launched in 2017

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Peer Executive Groups names 2019 Top Gun winners

Peer Executive Groups (PEG) has named the winners of its 2019 Top Gun Awards.

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JCB hits new sales record

Despite a good year, OEM sounds a note of caution as markets soften and growth stalls

Snorkel's Henrik Skibsted (centre) with Arturs Kavinskis (right) and Elina Kavinska (left) of Latteps

Snorkel expands into Latvia

Access equipment manufacturer appoints industrial construction corporation, Latteps, as its official Latvian distributor


Franco Fassi: 1930 - 2019

The president and founder of Italy-based articulating loader crane and access manufacturer Fassi Group, has died, aged 89

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Euan Youdale

Euan Youdale

Access International

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