Forward focus

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

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    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.

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Compact telescopic handler dimensions

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

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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

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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.

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First on, last off

Telehandlers continue to be in high demand from rental companies and contractors. Lindsey Anderson reports 


Interview: Korea Rental

Yoonkee Eom, the CEO of Korea Rental Corporation, explains how it is growing in its home market and across Asia

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RT scissors: Ramping up

AI looks at the latest models and emerging trends in the rough terrain scissor lift market

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Innovate 2019 provides solutions

The workshop, held in July in Chicago, brought the industry together to solve common issues


Rental revenues bolster Finning results

Overall revenues growth of 24% helped by a 9% rise in equipment rental revenues

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Nick Higgins is new COO of AFI

Higgins is promoted to role of COO following AFI’s recent acquisition of Facelift (GB)


Full IRC conference programme confirmed

Elevent speakers from Asia, North America, Australia and Europe will speak on 22 October


Doubled exhibitor space at APEX Asia

The second APEX Asia, in Shanghai on 23-26 October, will have double the exhibitor space of the 2017 show

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TVH acquires IPS

International parts supplier buys UK-based Independent Parts & Service (IPS), part of the IAPS Group

If an overload is detected, the Load Alert screen turns red, displays “overload,” and a dial read-out shows the percentage of overload for either the platform or the jib or both.

Terex Utilities updates Load Alert system

The company has added new visual alerts to its overload monitoring system on vehicle-mounted aerial devices

AFI’s Super-Set investment includes purchasing two further JLG Ultra 1350 SJP booms.

AFI acquires Facelift

The buyout of the major UK truck mount specialist will expand AFI’s existing offering in this product type

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New facility for Nationwide Platforms

UK’s largest access rental company says the extra depot will improve efficiency and reduce carbon footprint



Aviation access

Simon Francis, MSA Safety, reveals how to minimise the risk of injury to employees and damage to aircraft

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Access: a bright spark in Turkey

Turkey is destined to become one of the world’s major access markets. It just needs to get over the hurdle of an economic crisis