Access Lift & Handlers - May-June 2017
Despite massive dips in the oil and gas markets over the last year, the telehandler rental industry is still on the upswing from other industries and sectors. Lindsey Anderson reports.
Global Machinery Group, a U.S.-based company with locations in California and the Netherlands, has entered the aerial work platform industry. Euan Youdale talks to its CEO Jim Tolle.
Changes will occur to the rough terrain scissor lift industry and market in the coming years after the new ANSI standards are implemented in the
coming months. Lindsey Anderson reports.
A number of new units entered the North American market during ConExpo this year. There's also been advancements in training, applications and more.
New CEO named at JCB North America; Cable replacement update at Genie; Tony Radke joins ALH and AI; Aichi slab scissors come to North America; Sunbelt acquires Pride Equipment; Trackunit set to launch new applications; United completes NES acquisition; New CEO named at BigRentz; Alton named president of compact division at Manitou; plus
Highlights, By the Numbers and Events.
International expansion at Holland Lift; Riwal acquires AFI GmbH; Rajkumar Modi: 1946-2017; plus Highlights.
Lindsey Anderson recently sat down with Terex Aerial Work Platforms’ President Matt Fearon to discuss business over the course of the next year, global plans and new products.
It was an outstanding year for the International Awards for Powered Access
(IAPAs) 2017. Euan Youdale reports on the winners.
VERTICAL MAST MACHINES
A slew of masts have come to market in the last year and people should expect even more changes in the coming months as ANSI standards will dictate updates. ALH reports.
The Scaffold & Access Industry Association kicks off its annual event in July. ALH previews the convention and exposition.