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Haulotte climb continues

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



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 as rental companies and contractors discover the numerous benefits of these heavy lifters. Lindsey Anderson reports.


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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Hydro Rents’ prescription for medical center challenge

Constructing the new Lexington Medical Center addition is no easy feat. Billed as the largest hospital expansion in South Carolina history, the state-of-the-art 10-story patient care tower in Columbia will add 545,000 square feet, 20 special care nursery beds, eight operating rooms, 71 inpatient beds and much more to its ...

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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


Access Yearbook 2017

The Access Yearbook 2017 provides information on suppliers and equipment used in the global access sector, along with full market information.



Team Riwal Slovenia (4th from R is Jon Tanjik, Riwal Country Manager Croatia & Slovenia)

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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Riwal expands in Germany

Acquisition of Adam GmbH will add two depots to Riwal’s operations in Germany

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Alimak re-brands

Alimak re-brands following recent acquisitions, including the creation of the Alimak Service division


Bronto cleans up in New York

Skyway Window Cleaning has been putting its 70m (230ft) Bronto Skylift S70XR to work in New York, the biggest of its kind in the city

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Nolo lifts for ceramics plant

Italy-based ceramic tile producer Edilceramica is using Genies from rental company Nolo to build its new factory


LGMG opens European office

The warehouse and office near Rotterdam will stock up to 100 machines and €0.2m worth of parts.

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New UK chief at CTE

Graeme Hill, managing director of CTE UK, is set to retire and will be replaced by Craig Rooke, formerly of Falcon Lifts and Teupen


Accès Industrie acquires Matelev

The buyout comes a year after the takeover of Accès Industrie by Parquest Capital, with further acquisitions lying ahead

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JCB reaches new heights

UK-based equipment manufacturer achieves record turnover and machine sales in 2017

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Cramo offers BIM

Finnish rental company believes BIM will help speed up its services to contractors

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Euan Youdale

Access International

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