Tormod Gunleiksrud, CEO and president of Alimak Hek in front of the SC 45/30.

Alimak CEO to step down

Tormod Gunleiksrud has announced that he will step down during this year

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The immediate future of telescopic booms

Manufacturers are globalising their products and knocking on the door of hybrid and electric solutions

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Heavy duty telehandlers

The high-capacity telehandler market continues its forward march as users unlock the full potential of these machines. Lindsey Anderson reports

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IPAF’s new CEO Peter Douglas in discussion

In his first interview in the role, Douglas speaks to Euan Youdale about his past and plans


Industry pioneers

Niftylift has been at the forefront of safety and innovation since its inception in 1985. Lindsey Anderson visited the company’s South Carolina facility recently to learn what’s in store for the coming years.


Changing shape

Known for their up-and-over clearance and jobsite adaptability, articulating booms have long been a mainstay for a range of applications. Lindsey Anderson reports on the market.


Talking tracked platforms

AI delves into the tracked platform market and the global demand for this product type 


Telematics and the data sharing economy

Sam Hassan, CEO and president of telematics provider ZTR Control Systems, is trail blazing the data brokerage scene


Vertical masts

The use of vertical masts is becoming more commonplace, partly thanks to a growth in the types of applications that suit it most


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GAM becomes Oil & Steel distributor

Rental company will provide manufacturer’s access platforms to Spanish market

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EWPA releases Good Practice Guide

Over 20 access industry companies contribute to EWPA’s safety guide for MEWPS


Pettibone celebrates Extendo milestone

The company has produced the telehandlers for 50 years

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Boels increases offer price for Cramo

Offer price raised by €0.50 to €13.75 per share to encourage remaining shareholders to accept


Skyjack to show updated units at ARA Show

The company will roll out its next generation of DC scissors, increased-capacity boom lifts and more

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Kennedy to head ARA Insurance

Phil Kelling, president and CEO of ARA Insurance, is retiring February 29. John Kennedy will take up the role

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Clow partners with Instant UpRight

Clow will distribute Instant Upright’s scaffold towers and powered access range in the UK


Hematec fall arrest solution

The Helix Manipulator Fall Protection MH 35.120 joins another new vertical mast from Hematec

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JCB named United’s Supplier of the Year

United Rental’s award recognizes JCB for outstanding value, timely delivery, product support, training and procurement excellence


Pinera named CEO of SmartEquip

Formerly the company’s COO and president, Pinera takes over for Bryan Rich, who remains as executive chairman


Access Yearbook 2017

KHL Group’s The Access Yearbook 2018-19 provides information on suppliers and equipment used in the global access sector, along with full market information.


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Rhodar keeps improvements on track

Completes project for Network Rail with asbestos removal and demolition close to busy UK rail line


Crushing and screening: Crushing it

Conventional methods of material processing are being questioned. Could modular plants have a key role to play in the development of this sector? 


Qatar’s floating hotels

Floating hotels to be built to provide accommodation for 2022 FIFA World Cup

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LiuGong launching into rental

OEM starting rental and used business to meet growing demand for rental in China and SE Asia

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Feature – Fall of Empire

Canada-based contractor JMX chose Brokk robotic demolition equipment to an iconic Vancouver hotel

Tormod Gunleiksrud, CEO and president of Alimak Hek in front of the SC 45/30.

Alimak CEO to step down

Tormod Gunleiksrud has announced that he will step down during this year

Tell the world what you will be exhibiting at ConExpo 2020

ConExpo 2020 call for info

Tell the world what you will be exhibiting at ConExpo 2020


BrandSafway to acquire AGF Access Group

AGF Access Group consists of Hydro Mobile, Winsafe, AGF Access and Hydro Rents



Yell named CEO of Rental Hosting

The former Point of Rental Software representative has joined Rental Hosting as CEO


Perkins opens regional logistics center in Brazil

Located in Curitiba, Brazil, the new center will support OEM and Perkins distributors in South America


IAPAs early bird rate ends 18 January

There is still time to book your place at the International Awards for Powered Access at the discount rate