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Strong 2017 revenue for Haulotte

Haulotte Group’s revenue grew 11% to €510 million in its 2017 financial year; consolidated net income was down


2018 price changes

AI Confidence Survey: upbeat in 2018

There is an upbeat view of the access industry as participants in AI’s annual Confidence Survey give a thumps up for the next 12 months

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Far and wide: access in Africa

AI takes a look at the African market for access and the opportunities this huge land mass is offering.

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A year of growth at Klubb

Klubb has come a long way since starting up as a manufacturer of van mounts in 2015, with its headquarters in France. More recently, the company also moved in truck mounts. Euan Youdale talks to Klubb’s president Julien Bourrellis about its activities and plans


GMG: new thinking

GMG (Global Machinery Group), a US-based company with locations in California and the Netherlands has entered the aerial work platform industry. Euan Youdale talks to its CEO Jim Tolle.


China manufacturing: raising the stakes

Euan Youdale met with the heads of Sany Palfinger, XCMG and LGMG, in China, to find out about their new access divisions and their global ambitions.

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Teupen: on the right tracks

Martin Borutta took up the reins as the new CEO of Teupen last December. He spoke with Euan Youdale about the future of Teupen and the tracked sector


Multitel Pagliero: generating innovation

Innovation and expansion is the philosophy at Multitel Pagliero. The company’s co-owner Renzo Pagliero tells Euan Youdale about his plans.

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The future of Manitou

Manitou Group has growth on its horizon. Lindsey Anderson and Euan Youdale visited the company’s facilities and got the scoop on the coming 18 months


Sponsored Video - Skyjack Telematics, Episode 10

Simple and Intuitive User Interface.

A telematics solution with a mobile-first design is made with the end user in mind. Keeping it simple, and easy to use on a jobsite will hopefully lead to a higher adoption rate than previous products.

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Ruthmann launches truck secondary guarding

Germany-based Ruthmann has developed a secondary guarding system, the first truck mount manufacturer to do so

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Lincs sticks with Nifty

UK-based Lincs Lifts is continuing its 2017 investment in Niftylifts into 2018, so far valued at £1million over the last nine months

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International sales for Palazzani

Palazzani has delivered a tracked platform to a Kazakhstan university and an existing customer in Italy

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Manitou ‘ahead of schedule’

Revenues and EBITDA significantly increase in 2017 for French manufacturer, reaching 2018 target a year early


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Flannery named United president

Currently serving as COO, Flannery will take on additional president’s role

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IAPA award winners revealed in Miami

Niftylift, Hematec Arbeitsbuhnen, Shanghai Horizon and Dan Kaplan among the winners.


Strong growth at Skyjack

The Industrial segment of Linamar group, mainly Skyjack, increased sales by 43.9% and operating earnings by 17.1% in the fourth quarter

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JLG introduces India distributor and manager

JLG has appointed Sudhir Power as its distributor for North and West India. Pankaj Gupta is the new country manager


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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Terex to implement steel cost surcharge

The move is in response to President Trump’s intention to impose tariffs on imported steel and aluminum

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Hewitt Equipment to implement Texada Software

Following Toromont’s recent acquisition of the assets of Hewitt Equipment, Texada will implement its software products at Hewitt’s equipment rental and dealership operations

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Tianjin Prosperity Bai-Li purchases Skyjacks

The Chinese company placed its first order for Skyajck units in January

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Oshkosh Corp. named a World's Most Ethical Company

For the third consecutive year, JLG’s parent company has been honored by the Ethisphere Institute

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Attendance tops 12,000 at The Rental Show

It was the first time since 2006 that more than 12,000 attendees were at the annual event


Revenues and EBITDA up for GAM

Revenues increase of 11%, to €116.4 million, recorded by Spanish rental company

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Ashtead revenues rocket

Rental revenues increase of 21% for first nine months of the year announced, and new finance director appointed

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Kranpunkten invests in Genies

Adding to its existing 2,800-unit fleet, Swedish MWP and mast climber specialist Kranpunkten has invested in 173 more machines

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Height for Hire orders Falcons

TCA Lift has delivered three Falcon tracked platforms to Height for Hire in the UK

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First Platform Basket in Australia

Australia-based Monitor Lift has received the first Platform Basket Spider 27.14

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Australia tie-up for Ahern and Bluelift

Ahern Australia has been appointed as the exclusive distributor for Ruthmann Bluelift tracked platforms

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Pierre Boels to speak at IRC conference in China

Pierre Boels joins a distinguished speaker line-up including senior figures from Caterpillar and Byrne Equipment Rental.

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Time reaches production landmark in France

Time Versalift France has surpassed 100 units at its assembly facility. The subsidiary started from scratch back in 2016 in Morlaàs

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Cramo acquisition adds to offerings

Acquisition of KBS Infra means Cramo will offer project management and logistics services

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'We are on the right track' says Herc

Revenues up 12.8% in 2017 to $1.5 billion, and profits boosted by $207 million one-off tax benefit.

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Colleau named Kiloutou CEO

Xavier du Boÿs steps aside and takes up role of chairman of the board, as Olivier Colleau checks in

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Manitou inaugurates new R&D center

Manitou has inaugurated its new research and development test center. The innovative building makes it possible to perform endurance and durability tests on all Manitou prototypes.

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