Tracked platforms

This equipment is often compact and powered through bi-energy. Nevertheless, Lithium and more compact proportions are the future

  • Managers

    Interview: Don Ahern

    AI spoke to Don Ahern, owner of the Ahern family of companies, about the fast-changing global rental and manufacturing scene

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    Trax pass Greenland test

    A Genie S-45 TraX assisted in construction at Summit Station, a polar research platform in Greenland, thanks to dealer Jøma

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    Global vertical masts

    Vertical masts are becoming more popular, finding greater acceptance in their potential core areas of work

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    MEWPS in Southeast Asia

    The Southeast Asian market for MEWPs is becoming one of the biggest talking points in the industry

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    Extreme weather: At the ready

    Extreme weather conditions call for specialist equipment. IRN discovers the different types of equipment aiding construction and disaster sites

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    Global boom lifts

    Self propelled boom lifts define the future of the industry and the direction it will take


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Changing the face of training

Loretta Foley, director of United Rentals’ United Academy, explains how technology is changing the way training is delivered.

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In Riwal’s 50th anniversary year, Murray Pollok talks to company CEO Norty Turner about its digital plans and growth stratedy

Don Kenny

Loxam on access

Don Kenny, CEO of Loxam’s access division, shares his views on acquisitions, rebranding and the future of the division


Interview: Boels UK

One year on from Boels’ entrance into the UK market, the company pledges to double the amount of locations on offer, Chris Haycocks, managing director for Boels UK, tells Joe Malone


Kubota R082

Compact loaders: Growing in stature

With compact loaders’ popularity said to be increasing in rental fleets, IRN examines the global market for the latest products


Access: Electric feel

Emission requirements and safety standards are encouraging the latest technologies in machines, writes Euan Youdale


Rental software: Telematics the future

As technology continues to improve, IRN pinpoints the upcoming global mega-trend in the rental software industry


Van mounts and pick-up lifts

Pick-up mounts are an increasingly common addition to manufacturers’ ranges, while van mounts are offering greater flexibility


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Haulotte climb continues

Haulotte Group’s consolidated sales were €128.5 million, 25% up compared with the same period last year.

hydrema 912f arrives at Ridgway

Ridgway reacts to customer demand

An investment of €20 million into its rental fleet aims to keep up with UK demand


Major excavator deal for Ardent

Marubeni-Komatsu supplies €10.3 million worth of Komatsu excavators to UK rental company

Bracket Adaptor

Cepak chainsaw solution

The Bracket Adapter allows placement of chainsaws safely in the basket while manoeuvring from one job to another


Tracked platforms

This equipment is often compact and powered through bi-energy. Nevertheless, Lithium and more compact proportions are the future

Cat new logo

New look for Cat

US equipment manufacturer to change graphic design of its machine logo


IPAF safety partnership with Haulotte

Haulotte becomes one of the first ’sustaining members’ of the International Powered Access Federation

AFI Birmingham

New depot expands AFI network

AFI group has strengthened its UK coverage by opening a flagship depot in Birmingham, UK


Genie Benelux and GAS appointments

Thomas Meheust is Genie sales director for Benelux and Israel, and Arjen Snijder is in charge of Germany, Austria and Switzerland



Fast data: telematics in the access industry

The need to collect and decipher machine data quickly and effectively is becoming a vital part of our industry. AI reports

Niftylift's New HR12L

The hybrid/electric access market

Green energy access equipment solutions are taking on a whole new level of importance