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Speedy acquires Lifterz

Speedy has acquired powered access specialist Lifterz, including its 1,300 access platforms



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From the yard to the web

Launched just a few months ago, Equiprent.com aims to streamline online buying and selling of parts and equipment. Lindsey Anderson spoke with co-founders Luke Powers and Ben Preston about the business and their plans for 2019.

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First on, last off

Telehandlers continue to be in high demand from rental companies and contractors. Lindsey Anderson reports 


Interview: Korea Rental

Yoonkee Eom, the CEO of Korea Rental Corporation, explains how it is growing in its home market and across Asia

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RT scissors: Ramping up

AI looks at the latest models and emerging trends in the rough terrain scissor lift market

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Interview: Palfinger

Major changes are under way at Palfinger, designed to significantly grow revenue over the next few years, says CEO Andreas Klauser


Aviation access

Simon Francis, MSA Safety, reveals how to minimise the risk of injury to employees and damage to aircraft

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Access: a bright spark in Turkey

Turkey is destined to become one of the world’s major access markets. It just needs to get over the hurdle of an economic crisis 


Truck mounts: compact trends

The 3.5 tonne GVW market in Europe is taking on new levels of activity. Compact machinery is not just a trend in that area, however

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Merlo debuts P50.18Plus

The new panoramic telehandler features a lift height of 58 feet, 5 inches and a capacity of 11,000 pounds

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Jalo & Jalo expands truck mount fleet

Rental company expands Bronto fleet as it prepares for international expansion


Export restructure at CMC

CMC will begin a renewed focus on the global market as Alessandro Mastrogiacomo becomes export sales director

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Sales structure change at Versalift

Versalift International has appointed longstanding employee Martin Sloth as international sales manager

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Genie ANSI-required supervisor training

The new ANSI Standards include requirements for supervisor training, which the company offers through its Lift Pro courses

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Tracked boom saves the day

The expertise of tracked boom specialist Viking Access solved a property developer’s tricky working at height challenge


Snorkel mini scissors for BSS

BSS Industrial, a division of Travis Perkins, has ordered 50 Snorkel S3010P push-around mini scissor lifts

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Betts joins APS

Linda Betts joins Access Platform Sales as major account manager.

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Peinemann hooks up with LGMG

LGMG Europe partners with Peinemann Hoogwerksystemen for Netherlands distribution

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New Korea bridge inspection

An underbridge inspection unit from Barin has been set to work on a new bridge over Jinju City river, South Korea


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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Demand for mining equipment to grow

A new report predicts that global demand for underground mining equipment will grow 4% per year until 2022

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Bauma – the countdown continues

The leading construction exhibition takes place in Munich, Germany from April 8 to 14

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Speedy acquires Lifterz

Speedy has acquired powered access specialist Lifterz, including its 1,300 access platforms


Folding towers: up and away, further afield

Growing demand and the lure of new markets is spurring manufacturers of self-erecting and mobile folding cranes to continue to innovate. Christian Shelton reports

The Jaso J1400 has an 80 m jib and can lift 64 tonnes

Jaso launches largest tower

The J1400 is manufacturer Jaso’s latest – and largest – addition to its rapidly expanding range of top slewing tower cranes

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Strong growth for Indian construction industry

The Indian construction market could be worth US$690 billion by 2023

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New assembly line for Liebherr-France

Manufacturer invests almost $6 million at Colmar to produce latest generation of crawler excavators


World’s largest 3D construction printer

3D printer said to be capable of printing buildings to a height of 9m


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Schmetterling expands new Malaysia fleet

Aerial Lift & Equipment, JLG distributor in Malaysia and Brunei, supplies 100 scissors 


JCB launches super compact telehandler

The unit features a 4,000-pound capacity and a maximum lift height of 13 feet, 3 inches


JLG debuts reversing camera

The option is available for all of the company’s SkyTrak telehandlers