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Proposal to extend Europe’s Stage V deadlines

European Commission officially presents legal proposals to extend Stage V engine transition deadlines

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New wheeled loaders from Kramer

The two new compact models, the 5035 and 5040, are Stage V-ready


Downtime Index: machine use recovers strongly

Machine utilisation index exceeds 90 for the first time since early March, indicating a continued recovery

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Transport 50 call for entries 2020

It is time to submit entries for this year’s Transport 50 (T50) listing of the world’s largest specialized transport companies


Petitjean: impact of Covid-19 on European rental

ERA Secretary General Michel Petitjean looks at medium- to long-term effects of Covid-19



Hyundai construction re-enters Turkish market

Hyundai Construction Equipment target 8%–10% of the Turkish market share in the next two to three years


NCCCO seeks telehandler operators

NCCCO is developing a program so telehandler users can meet federal certification requirements when using telehandlers as winches


Top 10 rental companies in the world

With this year’s IRN100 published, we take a look at the top 10 players in the league table

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Sinoboom appoints North America CEO

Kolin Kirschenmann has held a range of senior positions at Caterpillar over the last 30 years

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Pumps: Something special

Rental plays an important role in supplying bespoke pumping solutions for construction projects

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Interview: Vincent Albasini, Avesco Rent

With social distancing measures in place, it pays to have an online alternative for renting


City Rentals bounces back

The California independent rental company talks about business before and during the Covid-19 pandemic


Interview: Craig Paylor

LGMG North America has been operating in the States for almost two years now. Lindsey Anderson speaks with its CEO, Craig Paylor

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North America’s top 10 telehandler rental fleets

The annual Access, Lift & Handlers Telehandler30 represents 80,168 telehandlers across North American rental fleets, a 3.28 percent increase over last year’s 77,576


Tempered telehandler market

Following last year’s significant double-digit growth, the 2020 ALH Telehandler30 reflects a stabilized market. Lindsey Anderson reports.

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Three questions to ask OEM partners

With hundreds of manufacturers producing equipment, how does an independent rental company choose the right one? Ben Preston reports.


Driving forward

Direct electric drive technology continues to advance, providing further efficiency and reduced costs. Lindsey Anderson reports on the latest

Access and the road to recovery

A panel of leading access industry figures will discuss the effects of Covid-19 on the access sector now, and in the years ahead, at a free webinar organised by Access International. The round-table discussion will take place on Thursday, 28 May at 15:00 (UK time) and focus on the challenges faced by equipment manufacturers, rental companies and end users, as well as assessing how the pandemic might bring about new working practices.

Participants on the panel will be:

Armin Rappen - CEO, Mateco
Don Kenny - CEO, Loxam Powered Access
Jacco de Kluijver - VP Sales and Marketing EMEAR, Genie
Peter Douglas - CEO, International Powered Access Federation (IPAF).
The discussion will be moderated by Euan Youdale, Editor of AI.

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Interview Tips – A Guide to a Successful Interview

Hints and tips to help arm even the most nervous with some added confidence that you are presenting yourself in the right way.

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IRN100 EXT Edition 2019

Annual survey of the world’s top 100 equipment rental companies. Provides extra analysis with a variety of tables and graphs on nearly all 100 companies.

IRN Products and Services Update

Calculate the total cost of ownership of construction machinery and evaluate rent, lease or buy decisions using the European Rental Association’s Equipment TCO Calculator.



Mecalac offers delayed repayments

To help customers deal with challenges of Covid-19, Mecalac offers Buy Now, Pay Later initiative

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A-Plant officially rebranded as Sunbelt

Ashtead launches its rebranded UK business as part of strategic review

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