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Genie suffers from challenging markets

Sales and income took a hit in the fourth quarter of Terex AWP’s 2019 financial year

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New Manitou access and material handling president

Elisabeth Ausimour joined Manitou in 2005 and takes over from Fernand Mira


US rental bolstered by rising penetration

Rental penetration rose from 55.9% to 56.7% in 2019, says ARA


Skyjack debuts updated tech, booms and scissors

Skyjack used ARA to show ANSI-compliant machines, Live telematics and more


New telehandlers, scissors from JLG

Using The ARA Show as a springboard, the company debuted new telehandlers, scissors and more

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Genie debuts new products at ARA Show

The company showcased a new S-60J telescopic boom, Z-45 FE hybrid boom and global-spec vertical masts

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TAH expands truck fleet

UK MEWP rental company adds Mitsubishi FUSO Canter to transport tracked tracked unit

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Instant Upright adds Finnish dealer

Ireland-based manufacturer’s regional manager to lead its sales operations at Lifttek

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GGR distributes Faresin electric telehandler

GGR Group has become the exclusive UK dealer for the Faresin 6.26 full electric telehandler 

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EHS shows uptick in UK rental investment

Manufacturers at Executive Hire Show report increase in demand since end of 2019


JCB debuts at ARA Show

Launches include trailer mounted RS Generators and 2TS-7T Teleskid


Hertz Dayim orders 93 Genies

Middle East rental company will receive the booms, scissors and masts by the second quarter 2020


US scissor launch from LiuGong

LiuGong North America is using the ARA Show in Orlando, Florida, to launch two new scissor lifts 


Fraco introduces Exoskeleton

The innovative wearable technology debuted at World of Concrete aims to reduce worker fatigue 

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Franklin Equipment opens new store

Located in Chattanooga, TN, the new location offers a showroom, shop and more


Xtreme extends telehandler range

The manufacturer introduced three new models at World of Concrete


KHL Group acquires 40% of Blu Coal Recruitment

Recruitment business to be renamed Lawsons Recruitment and will target contract, permanent and executive search positions in construction

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Pierre Boels: don’t miss ERA Convention and IRE

Events represent a “unique opportunity” for rental companies, said ERA president Pierre Boels

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ConExpo launch for Teupen

Teupen will launch the latest model in the LeoGTplus articulated tracked platform family at Conexpo 2020


Ruthmann to expand high range

No details are available yet but the launch at APEX 2020 will follow a greater demand for truck mounts with working heights above 50m

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TV & film roles for JCB scissors

UK-based Media Access Solutions (MAS) has purchased 68 JCB scissor lifts


ATN focuses on market trends

ATN will share its view of the European market at APEX 2020 with its electric drive vertical mast lifts 

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Boels completes Cramo acquisition

Number of shares tendered represents almost 93% of all Cramo shares


Haulotte Vostock celebrates 15 years

The French manufacturer’s Russian subsidiary opened 31 January 2005 

Retiring Off-Highway Research founder David Phillips

David Phillips to retire from Off-Highway Research

Founder and chairman of construction equipment analysis specialist to step down from 1st April 2020


Manitou full year sales up, forecast down

Full year sales were up 11%, to €2.094 billion for 2019, while the group forecasts a 10% drop in 2020

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