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Spider assists in New Jersey tower restoration
American Architectural Restoration has been working with access equipment provider Spider on the façade restoration of the 427-ft tall Marbella tower in Jersey City, New Jersey.
Sinoboom launches improved platforms
Chinese manufacturer upgrades popular articulating boom models to make them easier to operate
Bluelift appoints Russian distributor
Italian manufacturer has named Arlift as its new distributor for Russia and CIS countries.
Product feature: Vertical masts
Like many sectors, vertical masts are waiting in the wings to move into emerging markets. In mature markets there is a debate over the need for taller, higher capacity machines. Euan Youdale reports
Sprint takes over from Caddy at Bravi
Bravi Platforms has rebranded its Caddy vertical mast, renaming it Sprint, following a major update.
Lombardi Lift to offer 360-degree access
US-based brick and stone restoration specialist will launch its first aerial work platform, designed to fit around structures like chimneys, by the end of this year.
MEC launches ground support series
US manufacturer MEC Aerial Work Platforms has launched a new range of aircraft ground support equipment (GSE).
Asia focus for ATN
ATN is taking its first steps into the Asian market with Hong Kong-based distributor, Advanced Eco Engineering Ltd (AEE).
Making tracks with Pecolift
Nationwide's Pecolifts are playing their part in the UK£80 million refurbishment of Reading train station in the UK
Third Snorkel boom for GSK Pakistan
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Pakistan has purchased a Snorkel MB26J mast boom from dealer Intertrade Distributors.
Construction workers halt work for fall safety
Chicago-area construction sites paused work for 30-minutes on June 12 to raise awareness among employers and workers about the hazards of falls in construction, which are the leading cause of job site deaths in the construction industry.
Facelift brightens up London’s East End
Facelift Access Hire has been employing some creative license with a recent assignment.
Marcegaglia and Maber join forces
Two Italy-based firms, Marcegaglia and Maber have entered into an agreement to develop and distribute a range of transport platforms for personnel and materials with a load capacity of up to 2,000 kg.
Niftylift helps re-home Barn Owl
Milton Keynes, UK-based Niftylift was brought in to help re-house a rescued Barn Owl.
TCA completes first Indonesia order
TCA Lift has completed its first order for a Falcon tracked platform in Indonesia. The manufacturer has delivered a Falcon Spider FS420C to seafood processor PT Indomaguro of Jakarta.
New Toyota platform designed for one-man operation
Toyota Material Handling Europe (TMHE) has launched a new mobile elevating work platform (MEWP) that is designed for fork lift trucks.
Mini-Mobi presents folding platform
A low level access platform that harnesses pedal power is now available in the UK. The Mini-Mobi is a single piece folding aluminium work platform, featuring a patented pedal drive system
Historic lift for Geda
German lift manufacturer supplies two transport platforms to assist workers carrying out renovations on Schloss Neuschwanstein, one of Europe’s most visited castles.
Diversified launches new service crane basket
US manufacturer of utility products, Diversified Products has launched a new yoke-style fall arrest service crane basket, designed for accessing high-reach maintenance areas, especially on large equipment.
Elliott introduces new platform control system
US-based Elliott Equipment Company has developed a full-hydraulic upper platform control system for its HiReach aerial work platform product line.
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