Empire Crane purchases two Magni telehandlers

The deal was inked during World of Concrete 2018

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    Klubb launches RT pick up mount

    France-based Klubb is launching its new K26 lift, mounted on Mercedes X-Class pickup and designed for rough terrain

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    MAS movie order

    UK-based Media Access Solutions (MAS) has invested £2 million ($2 million) on 28 Niftylifts and seven Skyjacks

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    AFI announces CEO

    UK-based AFI has promoted David McNicholas to Group CEO. He was most recently group chief operating officer at the company

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    Werner acquires Zarges

    US-based ladder and scaffolding compaany WernerCo has completed the acquisition of Zarges Group, a strong player in aluminium products in Europe

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    Acme Lift names Senior VP of National Accounts

    Chelsea Myrick Long has been promoted to senior vice president of national accounts at Acme Lift Co., a wholesale rental company

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    Dieci Americas debuts new telehandler

    The I 10.44-C was shown for the first time at The Rental Rally


Sponsored Video - Skyjack Telematics, Episode 9

Custom Tailored Features and Pricing.

Let’s look at key data points that telematics can pull from your mobile elevating work platform (MEWP). By customizing the features and pricing based on the type of machine, you don’t have to pick and choose. You’re getting a truly connected fleet.


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Palazzani for the Grand Egytian Museum

The Grand Egytian Museum is being constructed close to the pyramids. A Palazzani Ragno TZX 250 will carry out the interior maintenance


Genie sales reflect market growth

Terex AWP, driven by its Genie brand, recorded a net sales rise of 18.6% in the fourth quarter and 4.7% for the full year

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Sales rise at Haulotte

Haulotte Group’s consolidated sales rose 22% compared to the fourth quarter of its 2017 financial year and 31% over the full year

IAPAs 2017 winners.

Book your seat at the IAPAs

The International Awards for Powered Access, taking place in Miami on 8 March, is set to be a great event. Book your place today

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Strand jack scaffolding innovation

Heavy lift specialist Enerpac supplied Kles with strand jacks for innovative tower scaffolding system

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Fraco debuts FMC-3 platform

The new rack and pinion work platform was shown for the first time during World of Concrete.

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Rental Rally continues rise

The annual event from the California Rental Association attracted 400 attendees and 346 exhibitors

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Elliott celebrates 70th

Elliott Equipment Company celebrates 70 years in business

The calculator helps ensure operators use the best pad for the job

Outrigger calculator for IPAF

Spreader plate and crane mat specialist Outriggerpads has created a new calculator for IPAF


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.


Interview: AFI Group

AFI acquired Kimberly Access earlier this year, making it the biggest specialist access equipment rental company in the UK. Shareholder and recently inaugurated IPAF president Nick Selley talks to AI about the company’s plans globally and his view of consolidation in the access market


Positivity in Amsterdam

Following a successful three days at the International Rental Exhibition (IRE), Joe Malone reviews the Amsterdam show.

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Digital experience is the key

A new online marketplace, where renters can actively manage the contract throughout, has surfaced in France. Joe Malone caught up with its managing director, Sophie Hulin, about its beginning and its future.

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New wave of UK rental investors

Kevin Appleton reviews the UK market and the attractiveness for investors upon entering.

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Easing the path

AI rounds up a range of operator aids, control systems and safety-inspired devices.

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Access M20: On the up

It’s been a good year for the AccessM20 listing of the world’s biggest access equipment manufacturers.

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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Skyjack SJ85 AJs delivered to Australia

The SJ85 AJ is Skyjack’s largest articulating boom and has a working height of 27.74m (91 feet), up and over clearance of 10.36m (34 feet) and a horizontal outreach of 17.07m (56 feet.)

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Ramirent hails ‘step-change’ performance

Nordic rental company says revenue growth in 2017 is highest since 2012

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Sales manager joins GMG

GMG has appointed Mike Ogle as its new central/southern US sales manager. He joins the company after 15 years with Skyjack

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Manitou climbs in fourth quarter

Manitou has recorded growth across all its sectors in the fourth quarter of its 2017 financial year

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Holland Lift safety door addition

The Netherlands-based Holland Lift has added a new safety feature to its HL-220 E12: an extra entrance on the extension platform

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