Nagano confirms move into European

Japan-based Nagano enters the European market with two distributors, Pfeifer and Vertimac


Europe MEWP fleet size

MEWP rental market report

Each year IPAF publishes its Global Powered Access Rental Market Report. Here’s a snapshot of the 2019 edition 


Slim profile, major reach

Track-based, compact aerials continue to garner interest from the industry. Lindsey Anderson reports.


Compact telescopic handler dimensions

A number of super-small telehandlers have been debuted over the last 24 months. Lindsey Anderson rounds-up the latest.

Genie Lift Connect

Data destiny: telematics in the access sector

Data is the new currency but first it needs to be collected, collated and presented in a user-friendly manner

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Interview: Frank Nerenhausen, JLG

In JLG’s 50th year, president Frank Nerenhausen speaks to Euan Youdale about what lies ahead


Articulating booms

Manufacturers are embracing hybrid and electric equipment


Interview: Fassi buys ATN

Euan Youdale speaks with CEO Giovanni Fassi about his decision to get back into the MEWP industry.

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From the yard to the web

Launched just a few months ago, aims to streamline online buying and selling of parts and equipment. Lindsey Anderson spoke with co-founders Luke Powers and Ben Preston about the business and their plans for 2019.



Socage gears up for Hire19

Australia-based dealer Access Service has taken delivery of new Socage truck mounts, ahead of the Hire19 show this week

Press release cooperation Jungheinrich Riwal

Riwal and Jungheinrich join forces

The two companies will make their equipment available to each other’s customers globally

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Genies fix mountain road

Below zero access helps French fishing village stay connected on Caribbean island


Rental award winners announced in Madrid

Pierre Saubot honoured at awards alongside Bredenoord, Volvo CE, Loxam and Germans Homs



GSR two version update

The new truck mount at Vertikal Days has greater capacity and is in two versions 

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Nixon places biggest JCB order

UK rental firm orders 235 JCB Loadalls worth total of £14 million


Manitou launches emerging markets line

The three telehandlers and two compact loaders are lower cost, rugged and simple to use  

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First speakers announced for ALH Conference

Industry experts from across the access and rental industry are on board to discuss the latest business trends and provide advice

Latest Magazines


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.




GAM opts for Trackunit telematics

Spain’s largest rental company will partner with Trackunit to provide telematics for 18000 machines in its fleet

Nationwide Relocates

Nationwide Hire relocates in UK

UK equipment sourcing business Nationwide Hire has relocated to Delta Business Park in Fareham, UK


Mills concludes Solaris merger

Mills Rental shareholders’ meeting gives go-ahead to rental business merger with Solaris

Tadano's new factory in the Kozai district at the port of Takamatsu in Japan

Tadano sales up 8.5%

Revenue and profit increases for the first time in three years at Tadano

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Speakers announced for Europlatform

Top speakers in Nice, France, include Kiloutou president Olivier Colleau

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Multitel UK arrival

Multitel Pagliero will exhibit in the UK for the first time since establishing its UK subsidiary at Vertikal Days


Pettibone adds Bracing Systems to network

The Illinois-based masonry-focused company will sell and service Pettibone’s Traverse telehandlers 

IPAF Training materials

IPAF wins court injunction against breach of copyright

The injunction was awarded against Capital Equipment Services of Chennai, India, which had sought to copy and distribute IPAF’s training materials as its own 


More speakers for Diesel Progress Summit

Senior figures from Deutz, Hatz, Volvo CE and Kohler Engines added to line-up for Diesel Progress Summit (DPS)

United rentals

Flannery names United leadership team

Two 20-year veterans of United Rentals have been promoted to new roles on the executive team


Skyjack and Battlefield donate equipment

The two Canadian companies partnered to provide units to the 30th Skills Ontario Competition


North American rental grows steadily

Steady growth over coming years will see rental revenues reach $69.8 billion by 2022, says ARA


Zeppelin hybrid investment

Germnay-based Zeppelin Rental has added 40 hybrid Genie Z-60 FE articulated boom lifts to its fleet

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HKL machines build logistics centre

German rental company provides machines and expertise to Mohrmann Bau


Ahern Co. promotes Pearce

The company has named Amelia Pearce as VP of global marketing


Bravi names marketing and sales specialist

Oana Samoila has joined the company to work with its Italian and U.S. customers 

Herc rentals

Revenues up for Herc

Rise in revenues helped by pricing improvement and strong used equipment market

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Access International

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