Euan Youdale speaks with Scanclimber managing director Eerik Nousiainen following its acquisition by Tractel Group
The new ANSI and CSA standards for MEWPs are now closer to the European EN280. Brandon Tucker at JLG explains
There is an upbeat view of the access industry as participants in AI’s annual Confidence Survey give a thumps up for the next 12 months
AI takes a look at the African market for access and the opportunities this huge land mass is offering.
AFI acquired Kimberly Access earlier this year, making it the biggest specialist access equipment rental company in the UK. Shareholder and recently inaugurated IPAF president Nick Selley talks to AI about the company’s plans globally and his view of consolidation in the access market
Following a successful three days at the International Rental Exhibition (IRE), Joe Malone reviews the Amsterdam show.
A new online marketplace, where renters can actively manage the contract throughout, has surfaced in France. Joe Malone caught up with its managing director, Sophie Hulin, about its beginning and its future.
Kevin Appleton reviews the UK market and the attractiveness for investors upon entering.
It’s been a good year for the AccessM20 listing of the world’s biggest access equipment manufacturers.
75% of investment to go towards fleet expansion, and 25% on fleet renewal
The owners of Denmark-based Omme Lift announe their gradual retirement and a new managing director is named
First-quarter revenues increase 27.8% year-on-year to US$1.73 billion for US rental company
Andreas Klauser has been named CEO of Palfinger. He takes over from Herbert Ortner, who stepped down in December
Palazzani has appointed a new dealer for its tracked platforms in Quebec, Canada. SOSLocation is based in Montreal
Klubb becomes first truck mounted lift specialist in France to be certified Mercedes Unimog Partner
Glen Hampson takes up role with 15 years’ experience in construction equipment sector
Tamar VPower Energy Fund, a collaboration of investment companies, buys Byrne for €220 million
Review of accounts of German engine manufacturer’s Chinese joint venture to impact results
All Duetz 75hp TCD engines can provide high levels of torque that compensate for their lower horsepower, according to the company
Visitors to stand can try virtual reality MEWP simulator as part of consultation on the technology
CTE has launched the 24.6m working height CTE Zed 25 truck mount at its annual dealer meeting this month
Italy-based Dieci is launching two telehandler models at Intermat, the Icarus 50.18 and Pegasus 50.26
Genie has been named as the first Cat Rental Store 2017 Vendor of the Year
Euan Youdale met with the heads of Sany Palfinger, XCMG and LGMG, in China, to find out about their new access divisions and their global ambitions.
China’s largest aerial platform manufacturers will line-up alongside the access market’s big international players at APEX Asia, the first dedicated aerial platform exhibition to be held in Shanghai, China.
The International Construction and Utility Equipment Exposition (ICUEE) is going to be bigger than ever. ALH previews the event.
With the latest Powered Access Rental Market Report now out, the global picture for the MEWP rental market is good, with the US, Europe and Asia-Pacific in many cases exceeding expectations. Matt Brereton, communications manager at IPAF, provides an exclusive insight into its key findings.
Confirmation of FAA speakers completes the programme for the event on 18 and 18 June in Miami.
Winners will be announced on 23 May at the awards dinner in Vienna during the ERA’s annual convention.
Things are hotting up at ESTA in preparation for the 2018 ESTA Awards of Excellence event in April