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More companies looking at electrification says AEM whitepaper
The whitepaper looks at the future of building across the next ten years
Finning positioned for ongoing supply constraints
Group confirms Q1 2022 revenue up 22% from previous corresponding quarter
The aerial platform market in sub-Saharan Africa
Leading rental and distribution companies discuss the region’s aerial platform market
CE Barometer for March: conflict weakens construction confidence
A time to be steady, not optimistic – as a growing number of survey respondents predict a levelling of business activity
Canadian market sees post-pandemic revival
2022 is shaping up to be a solid year for the lifting, rigging and heavy haul market in Canada.
IPAF rental markets reports now free to members
Selected members can get free 2022 Global Powered Access Rental Market Report upon publication
Balfour Beatty predicts “managed growth” for 2022
Board remain “confident” that managed growth will continue through the rest of 2022
Mixed outlook for Japanese rental market
Japanese rental market appears to be continuing a steady recovery despite some setbacks, writes Belinda Smart
Higher rates propel US rental market
American Rental Association forecasting double-digit growth in 2022
Materials price hikes hit UK construction profits
UK Construction PMI reveals that factors including rising prices, interest rates and the Ukraine conflict are holding back growth
Worker shortages, war in Ukraine and lockdowns hit US construction
AGC calls for end to construction material tariffs amid serious labour and supply chain issues
JLG Q1 sales soar, profits slump
JLG revenues for Q1 up 19.6 percent but overall profits decline -91 percent 
Specialty rental delivers for United
Strong Q1 result for United Rentals driven by construction and industrial rental demand
Record-breaking year for equipment sales
Demand for equipment was maintained throughout 2021, although some areas have seen a drop in sales
Construction boss positive on UK infrastructure
Leo Quinn of Balfour Beatty has predicted that government investment plans will lead to a decade of infrastructure growth in the UK
Herc triples capex in strong first quarter
Herc rental revenues up more than 30%
Ukraine war to hit European construction
Conflict will lead to fall of 3.4% in Eastern Europe’s construction output in 2022, says market analyst GlobalData
North American rental: momentum, with challenges
The industry is on the brink of substantial growth as both rental companies and access manufacturers ramp up to meet demand. Lindsey Anderson reports
Industry is optimistic for crane finance bounce back
A host of economic issues have not impacted the crane finance market as badly as you might think. Cheryl Fry reports.
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