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Bauma China to proceed as planned

International construction trade fair to go ahead as planned from November 24 to 27, 2020

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JCB Finance approved for Covid lending

JCB Finance accredited to provide Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme in the UK

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HKL Baumaschinen turns 50

German rental firm HKL Baumaschinen continues to grow its network as it celebrates 50 years


Morandi mission for Genie scissors

CGT Edilizia provided multiple scissors for work to flyovers and the Morandi Tunnel, leading to the new Morandi Bridge


Recording of rental awards & market update

The European Rental Awards & Market Update webinar held on 30 June is available to view at


Platform Basket in ancient Rome

A Spider 18.90 Pro is at work at the Phanteon, an historic architectural site in the centre of Rome

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HSE reports fatal injury record low

UK work-related fatalities report shows falls from height and construction still the largest causes 


IPAF safe learning webinar

The association’s free webinar, 15 July, looks at how Covid-19 has impacted training in and beyond the access industry


MEC hires marketing specialist

Kristina Huenergardt has joined MEC Aerial Work Platforms as its new marketing specialist

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Webinar: Access and the road to recover

A panel of leading access industry figures discuss the affects of Covid-19 on the access sector now and in the years ahead. The round-table discussion was held at the end of May and a recorded version is now available to view. The discussion focuses on the challenges faced by equipment manufacturers, rental companies and end users, as well as assessing how the pandemic might bring about new working practices.

Participants on the panel:

Armin Rappen - CEO, Mateco
Don Kenny - CEO, Loxam Powered Access
Jacco de Kluijver - VP Sales and Marketing EMEAR, Genie
Peter Douglas - CEO, International Powered Access Federation (IPAF).
The discussion will be moderated by Euan Youdale, Editor of AI.

Click here to watch

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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.




Belgium deliveries for Easy Lift

Rental companies Lauwereys and 4 Rent have received Easy Lift tracked platforms

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Sinoboom Europe and North America open

Manufacturer officially takes possession of headquarters in Texas and Rotterdam today

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UK rental hardest hit by Covid-19 in Europe

According to recent ERA survey, UK companies expect to reduce 2020 investment by up to 70%


O.Mec receives 25 Multitels

The Italian rental company odered 25 truck mounts on 3.5 tonne chassis from Multitel Pagliero


Platformers’ Days postponed

The Germany-based exhibition for lifting and powered access is postponed to September 2021


‘Breakthrough’ in bid to extend Stage V deadline

CECE hails new position of COREPER as important step forward to extending Stage V dates due to impact of Covid-19


Rental award winners announced

The winners of this year’s European Rental Awards were revealed in an online event, due to Covid-19


Haulotte extends BIM library

Manufacturer completes scissor lift BIM library. Vertical masts and booms lifts are set to follow soon


Easybook Training launches online U.S. courses

Easybook Training in the U.S. has introduced a complete online training library including OSHA-authorized 10- and 30-hour training, plus more


Hy-Brid Lifts for Superior

The delivery of the PS-1930 units to Superior Rents, follows a specific request from a retail construction job

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ALH Conference speakers announced

United Rentals’ Norty Turner will provide the keynote for the virutal ALH Conference on Oct. 23


JLG Romania closure, UK/Sweden expansion

Closure in Medias will follow new UK PowerTowers plant and innovation centre and Sweden service facility 

PartnerLIFT Award

Supplier of the year award for JLG

Germany-based PartnerLift makes JLG Supplier of the Year 2019, in its self propelled category

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Auction platform with a difference

Commission-free sales and sales lead generation are just two benefits of a new online equipment auction platform


Clowning around with mateco

A children`s cancer ward was one of the stops by the ‘clinic clowns’ in mateco’s special truck mount


Gemini moves into manufacturing

Indian access equipment distributor produces its first aerial paltform - the Levo truck mount

Erik Geene

Sinoboom Europe appoints Erik Geene

With 25 years in the access industry, Geene becomes vice president of business development

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