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A strong start for Hiab

A strong start for Hiab

April 29, 2016 | Comments (0)

Hiab has reported a significant rise in revenues, order intake and profitability in the first quarter. READ MORE »

Ledge worker

Ledge worker

April 29, 2016 | Comments (0)

A man was spotted cleaning windows from the narrow ledges, in central London, UK, recently. READ MORE »

Close call in Montreal

Close call in Montreal

April 29, 2016 | Comments (0)

A crane dropped a pallet of roof tiles through the roof of a children’s day care centre in Montreal, Canada yesterday READ MORE »

Terex to reduce headcount

Terex to reduce headcount

April 29, 2016 | Comments (0)

Terex is to cut jobs as part of a restructuring programme to make cost savings of around $60 million READ MORE »

Brad Allen to leave Genie

Brad Allen to leave Genie

April 29, 2016 | Comments (0)

Genie VP marketing, product management, and engineering Brad Allen, is leaving the company today to become a volunteer for Pontis Nicaragua READ MORE »

Not necessarily a crane

Not necessarily a crane

April 28, 2016 | Comments (0)

A man has died on the Queensferry Crossing in Scotland after supposedly being struck by the boom of a crane READ MORE »

Tough quarter for JLG

Tough quarter for JLG

April 28, 2016 | Comments (0)

JLG has reported its half year results to the end of March, which show a further decline in sales and profits. READ MORE »

New credit line for Rami

New credit line for Rami

April 28, 2016 | Comments (0)

Finnish international rental group Ramirent has signed a €175 million five year syndicated credit facility agreement READ MORE »

Profits halved at Kobelco Cranes

Profits halved at Kobelco Cranes

April 28, 2016 | Comments (0)

Kobelco Cranes has reported a weaker fourth quarter, which left full year revenues slightly higher, but lower profits READ MORE »

Truck mount overturn

Truck mount overturn

April 28, 2016 | Comments (14)

A new 48 metre truck mounted lift overturned while working on a film set in Swansea, UK READ MORE »

Dino for Instant Access UK

Dino for Instant Access UK

April 28, 2016 | Comments (1)

Instant Access UK has purchased a new 22 metre Dino 220XTCII tracked spider lift READ MORE »

Chris Dossin Memorial

Chris Dossin Memorial

April 28, 2016 | Comments (0)

A celebration of the late Chris Dossin’s life will be held at a memorial on May 15th in Davidson N Carolina READ MORE »

Strong start for Palfinger

Strong start for Palfinger

April 27, 2016 | Comments (0)

Palfinger has reported a strong start to the year, with higher revenues and a substantial lift in profitability READ MORE »

Terex Cranes slips back

Terex Cranes slips back

April 27, 2016 | Comments (0)

Terex Cranes has reported a fall in revenues, along with a steep fall in profits for the first quarter READ MORE »

Genie looks more positive

Genie looks more positive

April 27, 2016 | Comments (0)

Genie or Terex AWP has reported a marginal improvement in revenues compared to last year as stability returns READ MORE »

Marti group now Ruthmann Italia

Marti group now Ruthmann Italia

April 27, 2016 | Comments (0)

Ruthmann is to change the corporate name of the Marti group, parent of Bluelift, to Ruthmann Italia READ MORE »

New tracked self-erecting tower crane

New tracked self-erecting tower crane

April 27, 2016 | Comments (1)

Kuiphuis Kraanverhuur has added a new seven tonne HRP477R crawler mounted self-erecting tower crane to its fleet READ MORE »

Enerpac extends jack-up reach

Enerpac extends jack-up reach

April 27, 2016 | Comments (0)

Enerpac has received an order from Burkhalter to extend the height of its 2,000 tonne jack-up system READ MORE »

43 JLGs for CP Hire

43 JLGs for CP Hire

April 27, 2016 | Comments (0)

Northern Irish rental company CP Hire has taken delivery of 43 new JLG aerial work platforms READ MORE »

TRT expands in Queensland

TRT expands in Queensland

April 27, 2016 | Comments (0)

TRT has acquired B&N Crane Repairs, and been appointed distributor for Grove cranes in Queensland READ MORE »

Third Wolff for Titan Crane

Third Wolff for Titan Crane

April 27, 2016 | Comments (0)

New York based Titan Crane & Rigging has purchased its third Wolffkran 355B luffing jib tower crane READ MORE »

Six Liebherrs for AB2000

Six Liebherrs for AB2000

April 27, 2016 | Comments (0)

Scottish crane rental company AB2000 has purchased six new Liebherr cranes - five All Terrain and one city type READ MORE »

40 JCB telehandlers for Mervyn Lambert

40 JCB telehandlers for Mervyn Lambert

April 26, 2016 | Comments (0)

UK based Mervyn Lambert Plant Hire has purchased 40 JCB telehandlers in a deal worth over £2 million READ MORE »

Outrigger beam pinning – a reminder

Outrigger beam pinning – a reminder

April 26, 2016 | Comments (0)

CICA has issued a reminder more cranes have variable outrigger settings many still need outrigger beams to be pinned READ MORE »

350 tonner for Scholpp

350 tonner for Scholpp

April 26, 2016 | Comments (0)

Scholpp Kran & Transport has taken delivery of a new 350 tonne six-axle Liebherr LTM 1350-6.1 All Terrain crane READ MORE »

Manhattan boom drama

Manhattan boom drama

April 26, 2016 | Comments (2)

A 135ft boom lift caused a stir in Manhattan, New York, yesterday after it broke a window and began to tilt. READ MORE »

JLG teams up with Deutz for recon

JLG teams up with Deutz for recon

April 26, 2016 | Comments (0)

Deutz is to provide JLG with its Xchange remanufactured engines for its aerial lift reconditioning programme. READ MORE »

Baldwins take UK’s first GMK5250L

Baldwins take UK’s first GMK5250L

April 26, 2016 | Comments (0)

UK based rental company Baldwin Crane Hire has purchased the first two Grove GMK5250L All Terrains in the UK READ MORE »

New R&D centre for Wacker Neuson

New R&D centre for Wacker Neuson

April 26, 2016 | Comments (0)

Wacker Neuson has begun work on a new €10 million on a R&D centre for its light equipment range READ MORE »

250 Hiab cranes for India

250 Hiab cranes for India

April 25, 2016 | Comments (0)

Hiab has received an order for 250 units of its 088 loader cranes from Ashok Leyland for the Indian army. READ MORE »

Versalift adds dealer for Spain/Portugal

Versalift adds dealer for Spain/Portugal

April 25, 2016 | Comments (0)

Time Versalift has appointed Versalift Ibérica as its new distributor for both Spain and Portugal READ MORE »

JLGs for Hire Safe

JLGs for Hire Safe

April 25, 2016 | Comments (0)

Hire Safe Solutions has ordered four JLG 660 SJC crawler telescopic boom lifts and two 150ft 1500AJP articulated booms READ MORE »

New Liebherr for Zimmermann

New Liebherr for Zimmermann

April 25, 2016 | Comments (0)

Zimmermann Autokrane has taken delivery of a new four axle 100 tonne Liebherr LTM 1100-4.2 All Terrain crane READ MORE »

Last chance for Jobs

Last chance for Jobs

April 25, 2016 | Comments (0)

If you need a crane, access or telehandler person, or are looking for a job our print deadline is fast approaching READ MORE »

Denver fire fighters busy with work at height

Denver fire fighters busy with work at height

April 25, 2016 | Comments (0)

Denver fire fighters were kept busy last week, rescuing a total of three men in two access incidents READ MORE »

Not high enough

Not high enough

April 22, 2016 | Comments (1)

A photo sent in by a reader shows a man using a 19ft scissor lift combined with a step ladder READ MORE »

Kaspersky anti virus

Kaspersky anti virus

April 22, 2016 | Comments (0)

A few Kaspersky anti-virus users have reported that it has incorrectly flagged vertikal.net as being infected with a Trojan? READ MORE »

United profit drop on flat revenues

United profit drop on flat revenues

April 22, 2016 | Comments (0)

US based United Rentals has reported flat first quarter revenues while profits plunged almost 20 percent READ MORE »

So which is the real Krake?

So which is the real Krake?

April 22, 2016 | Comments (0)

It is acknowledged that the first All Terrain crane was the Demag Krake of 1956 but what did it look like? READ MORE »

Quick thinking jumper

Quick thinking jumper

April 22, 2016 | Comments (0)

A man survived an incident in which a boom lift overturned onto power lines yesterday and he jumped clear READ MORE »

Crane rental company threatened

Crane rental company threatened

April 22, 2016 | Comments (1)

An Irish crane rental company, has pulled its equipment from a wind farm site after receiving serious threats READ MORE »

America causes dip for Manitou

America causes dip for Manitou

April 21, 2016 | Comments (0)

Manitou has reported a fall in first quarter revenues compared to last year, due to a sharp fall in N.America READ MORE »

Ashtead set to beat expectations

Ashtead set to beat expectations

April 21, 2016 | Comments (0)

Ashtead, owner of Sunbelt in the USA and A-Plant in the UK will report a full year at the top end of expectations READ MORE »

Oz move for Vp

Oz move for Vp

April 21, 2016 | Comments (0)

UK rental company Vp has acquired Australian rental company TR Pty for A$24 million READ MORE »

Queens Award for GGR

Queens Award for GGR

April 21, 2016 | Comments (0)

UK based spider crane and glass handling equipment specialist GGR has won a Queen’s Award for Enterprise. READ MORE »

1,250 tonne Kobelco crawler

1,250 tonne Kobelco crawler

April 21, 2016 | Comments (0)

As we reported during Bauma, Kobelco has been testing its biggest crane to date, the all new 1,250 tonne SL16000J-H READ MORE »

First Barin for Norway

First Barin for Norway

April 21, 2016 | Comments (0)

Norwegian rental company Drammen Liftutleie has taken delivery of the country’s first Barin READ MORE »

LTS adds to delivery fleet

LTS adds to delivery fleet

April 21, 2016 | Comments (0)

UK rental company LTS Powered Access has taken delivery of a new 32 tonne four-axle Scania delivery truck READ MORE »

IPAF to appoint UK market manager

IPAF to appoint UK market manager

April 20, 2016 | Comments (0)

IPAF has decided to create a new role of market manager for the UK, its largest market by far, READ MORE »

Searching for signal

Searching for signal

April 20, 2016 | Comments (0)

A man stares nonchalantly into his phone screen whilst standing on a flat roof without any form of edge protection READ MORE »

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Editorial

Finding a new leader

Leigh W Sparrow, Publisher

The crane and access industries are both highly specialised, and somewhat incestuous, which can make the job of choosing a new leader for a large company in the sector challenging.

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