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Roadworthy with Geda
German Opel car dealership Böttcher has built a two-storey tyre storage facility to ensure products are kept at the right pressure and temperature throughout the year
Maber platforms transform Fendi HQ
Italian manufacturer has two units at work on the renovation of Rome’s Palazzo della Civiltà Italiana
Geda bumps up asphalt production
Johann Bunte has installed a Geda 500 ZP P transport platform at two of its asphalt mixing plants, as an alternative to staircase towers.
IPAF MCWP committee restructured
The IPAF International MCWP Committee now comprises the UK & Ireland MCWP Work Group (formerly the UK & Ireland MCWP Committee), the MCWP Training Work Group, and other local and topic-specific work groups to be formed.
Geda supports Brünn University refurbishment
Three Geda mast climbers are being put to use on the refurbishment of the 72 m high Mechanical Engineering Faculty at Brünn Technical University.
Lift-A-Loft prepares for Vertex launch
Lift-A-Loft has unveiled a new compact vertical mast lift, called Vertex
Gearing up
The mast climbing sector was one of the hardest hit during the economic crises, but now it is clawing its way back. Euan Youdale reports.
ReechCraft debuts PowerMast
Fargo-based ReechCraft has taken the wraps off its new PowerMast.
Kevin O’Shea explains why the international mast climbing sector is on an upward curve
Kevin O’Shea, director of safety and training at Mastclimbers LLC in Atlanta, US, explains why the international mast climbing sector is on an upward curve
Mast climbing community gets behind IAPAs
Mike Pitt, owner of USA-based Mastclimbers LLC, has called on members of the mast climbing sector to attend the IPAF Summit and IAPA awards in Miami on 26 March
First sight of Maber transport platform
Maber has released a picture of its new modular transport platform MB C 2300/120
Safi custom platform for oil and gas
Italian mast climber manufacturer Safi has designed an innovative system to speed up the construction of chimneys in the oil and gas industry
Wayne Young joins AEUP
New territory sales manager for southeastern USA will be responsible for new business development, sales and distribution in North and South Carolina, Georgia and Virginia, with a remit to expand sales channels for the company.
Working together: A review of work leading to the safer use of mast climbing machines
With the help of Kevin O'Shea of Mastclimbers LLC and chairman of IPAF's International MCWP committee, Access International reviews the cooperative work that will lead to the safer use of, mast climbing work platforms, transport platforms and hoists.
Klimer Platforms acquires Valco Scaffold
Klimer Platforms Inc. of Ontario announced it acquired Valco Scaffold of Ohio in mid-2011. Valco had previously been a distributor for Klimer's mast climbing work platforms. Valco now operates under the name of Klimer Platforms, Inc. with its Ohio and North Carolina locations operating at full capacity. Key management and staff have remained the same.
Scanclimber’s heavy duty mast climber
At APEX Scanclimber will be showing the SC8000 mast climbing work platform based on the SC5000 and designed to carry out heavy-duty tasks at minimal cost.
Alimak's new modular lightweight hoists
Alimak Hek has added two new modular transport platform/hoists to its light range designed for long-life and ease of use.
Going up! Lindsey Anderson reports from World of Concrete, Las Vegas, US
The World of Concrete show held January 17-21 in Las Vegas, NV, offered attendees a variety of options when it came to seeing and visiting mast climbing companies. On hand were Beta Max Hoists, Hydro Mobile, Fraco Products, EZ Scaffold and more. Lindsey Anderson reports from the show.
SIA and OSHA develop 'Fundamentals of Safe Use' for MCWPs
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and Scaffold Industry Association (SIA) have developed MCWP - Fundamentals of Safe Use, Ground Conditions and MCWP - Fundamentals of Safe Use, Tying to the Structure.
MCWP use and safety at forefront of OSHA meeting
OSHA's Advisory Committee for Construction Safety and Health (ACCSH) met in Washington DC to discuss MCWPs with Kevin O'Shea.
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