Manitex names Steve Filipov CEO

Filipov said transformation of the PM knuckle boom business will be his key objective



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Cross Country buys Five Star

Cross Country Infrastructure Services acquires Five Star Equipment Rental

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United Rentals supplies MEWPs for murals

International and local artists utilized boom and scissor lifts to paint large-scale pieces of art

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Deutz names business development manager

Shane Nugent has joined the company and will cover the U.S., Canada and Latin America

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Ramirent President and CEO to step down

After three years at the helm, Tapio Kolunsarka will resign as President and CEO of Ramirent

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Trackunit and Point of Rental partner

Via connected API, Point of Rental’s Expert and Elite products will pass data back and forth with the Trackunit Manager system and Trackunit Go application

Ramin Younessi asume la presidencia de Caterpillar Energy & Transportation.

Younessi to offer ‘unique perspective’ at Diesel Progress Summit

Ramin Younessi of Caterpillar will use his keynote speech at the Diesel Progress Summit to give his view of the changing world of machinery power


GMG’s new Ramp Control

Manufacturer updates operating system with unique scissor safety features

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IPAF CEO recruitment continues

Interim CEO Andy Studdert reminds would-be applicants of the 15 August deadline


Robust results for JLG

Telehandler sales soar while MEWP business appears flat

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Lindsey Anderson interviews Danielle Edberg and Lauren Masser about Procore’s Women in Construction 

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Advanced power

Engine manufacturers have been busy debuting new units this year. From hybrid solutions to turbo-charged options, there’s plenty of ground to cover. ALH rounds up the latest.

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A man of many hats

Lindsey Anderson sat down with the President of Skyjack during Bauma to discuss the North American market as well as his recent appointment as IPAF President

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Construction hoists: capacity, speed, control

Hoists in the construction industry are getting bigger and faster and are taking into consideration the modern logistical worksite


Electric & hybrid power in access

The emergence of electric and hybrid-powered booms and vehicle mounts continues at pace

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Interview: Terex AWP

There are changes afoot at Genie following Terex’s sale of its crane products. President Matt Fearon explains 

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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.

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.



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Manitou adds production managers

Manufacturer adds two managers for its forklift and skid and track loader ranges


Final speakers announced for IRC conference

Thomas Lau, CEO of Hong Kong’s  AP Rentals and Stefan Ponea, CEO of Industrial Access (TVH Group), join th IRC line-up 

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