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  • Clow Group and Instant UpRight New Partnership CORRECT IMAGE

    Clow partners with Instant UpRight


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

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    MEC names Jim Dillon as operations manager


    Previously with UpRight, Dillon has now joined California-based MEC.

  • From left: Verania Costa Rivas, Snorkel; Frank Cesco; Jean Claude Regis and Geoffroy Burg, both from

    Cesco appointed to Snorkel in France


    Snorkel’s new distributor in France has appointed a dedicated sales manager for the manufacturer's products

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    Snorkel completes rebrand


    On August 31 aerial work platform manufacturer UpRight Powered Access completed its global re-brand to Snorkel.

  • Snorkel's sales and marketing director, Richard Tindale says merging the UpRight and Snorkel brands

    Single Snorkel brand will benefit customers


    Merging UpRight and Snorkel brands under the Snorkel name will, according to sales marketing director Richard Tindale, bring benefits to the customer.

  • All UpRight machines will be rebranded and the  corporate colours of orange and white will be used a

    UpRight to merge into Snorkel brand


    At Bauma the owners of UpRight Powered Access will announce that the UpRight name will be merged into the Snorkel brand, creating a single manufacturer of aerial work platforms. In the future, the company will market all products under the Snorkel banner only.

  • UpRight AB38 boom supplied by LTECH goes to work on a new station in the Saint Petersburg metro.

    Boom goes underground


    Russian contractor Upravleniye Mekhanizacii Metrostroy is using an UpRight AB 38 articulated boom in the construction of a metro station on the Saint Petersburg Metro.

  • Mark Yarnold, UpRight's UK key account sales manager.

    Mark Yarnold takes on UK key accounts for UpRight


    UpRight has appointed Mark Yarnold as UK key account sales manager, with responsibility primarily for developing business directly with UK-based rental companies and assisting other distribution channels to develop new business for our products.

  • The UpRight S1930E is the first of a range of  global scissors lifts. In the new orange and white li

    UpRight's global range starts to roll


    UpRight Powered Access, has started production of the first machine in a new global family of scissor lifts.

  • From left - Baha Guliter of Design & Projects receives the UpRight lifts from Evren Goymen, sale

    UpRight lifts for Marmaray tunnel


    UpRight lifts are helping to maintain railway stations on a major new transport infrastructure project in Turkey.

  • Tanfield's Vigo production facility in the UK, where it makes both UpRight aerial platforms and Smit

    Tanfield gets $104 million offer for electric vehicles division


    UpRight/Snorkel owner Tanfield Group has received a £70 million (US$104 million) offer for its Smith Electric Vehicles (SEV) division from its US partner, Smith Electric Vehicles US Inc (SEVUS). SEVUS owns the licence to manufacture SEV electric trucks in the US.

  • Mr Hoermann from Urenco and Bernd Pantlofsky shaking hands,with the access platform trainees, on the

    UpRights go to uranium enrichment plant


    Urenco's uranium enrichment plant in Gronau, Germany has taken delivery of a specially modified TM 12 vertical mast lift and an AB 46E articulated boom from UpRight's German dealer, Power-Lift.

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    Snorkel teams up with PopUp to bring low-level access to market


    At ARA's The Rental Show Snorkel announced that it is working with UK manufacturer of push around scissors, Pop-Up Products, to bring a range of low-level access products to the market.

  • UpRight's X33RT promotes powered access at the Sri Lanka Ports Authority.

    Sri Lanka Ports Authority buys UpRight scissor


    AT E Ltd (Allied Trading Engineering), UpRight's Sri Lankan distributor has recently delivered a new X33RT compact rough terrain scissor to the Sri Lanka Ports Authority.

  • Children of Erkrath, Germany find out more about powered access while helping to raise money for Hai

    Power-Lift helps support Haiti


    UpRight's German distributor Power-Lift GmbH brought an X26 electric scissor to fund raising event for the earthquake victims in Haiti.

  • The Polaris booms and Phoenix scissors - protoypes for some of UpRight'snew models.

    UpRight is going orange


    At the pre-Bauma event, held in Munich and organised to give exhibitors a chance to tell the world's trade journalists what they will be showing in April UpRight anounced that in future its machine will be painted in an orange and white livery.

  • The TM12 vertical mast machine is appealing to rental companies in Sweden.

    UpRight's TM12 sells well in Sweden


    UpRight's TM12 vertical mast lift machine is proving very popular in Sweden. Over a few week period Zip-Up Svenska, UpRight's Swedish distributor, sold over 60 machines to rental companies. Three were existing customers, which already have 120 TM12s between them and the other was a new customer.

  • UpRight's CEO, Darren Kell, congratulates the company's first Chinese distributors.

    UpRight appoints first Chinese distributors


    p UpRight was recently able to confirm its first Chinese distributors at the company's first distributor conference in the country. /p

  • Upright MB 26 N, electric vertical mast lift from Ltech helps realise artistic vision.

    LTECH raises arts profile


    p The Garage Centre for Contemporary Culture in Moscow has had help from LTECH in arranging the artworks on display. /p p nbsp; /p p nbsp; /p

  • The Polaris booms and Phoenix scissors - protoypes for some of UpRight'snew models.

    UpRight's machines for the future


    p At its distributor conference in Dubai UpRight took the opportunity to explain and exhibit some of the products it has lined up for launch next year. Under the working title of the Polaris and Phoenix ranges Richard Tindale debuted the anticipated boom and scissor machines. /p