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Purpose built batteries for the access industry

International battery specialist Discover Battery has introduced a range of dry cell batteries designed specifically for the powered access industry. Its latest dry cell Resilience range incorporates a hydro polymer technology that provides exceptional resilience to battery dry-out that typically occurs from the heavy and prolonged use of battery powered and hybrid powered access platforms. […]

07/23/2021 - 2:12 PM

Arslift appointed Snorkel distributor for Russia

Snorkel has entered into a full-service distribution agreement with Russian rental company, Arslift. The agreement, which started on 1 June 2021, appoints Arslift as the official distribution partner for Snorkel in the Russian Federation, to sell all Snorkel products, including mobile elevating work platforms, telehandlers and material lifts into the territory, as well as genuine […]

07/23/2021 - 1:40 PM
Products  >  MEWPs

JLG launches ‘Access your World’ virtual experience

JLG has released a new virtual experience initiative, to help demonstrate the company’s broad range of products and support services to existing and prospective customers in a more engaging way. Known as ‘Access your World’, the on-demand platform provides a customer-focused virtual experience that allows visitors to intimately explore and consume information covering JLG’s products, […]

07/22/2021 - 8:26 AM

Jekko’s special SPX1280 takes to the air

Jekko, working with the Belgian army, has developed the first minicrane suitable for air transport. It looks like the classic SPX1280, with its compact dimensions, innovative stabilisation and hydraulic system, a maximum lifting capacity of 8t and a 2t pick-and-carry but, this bright yellow minicrane includes special features that make it a military-grade machine, fitted […]

07/20/2021 - 12:46 PM

Faresin fully electric compact telehandler

The most compact model in the Faresin telehandlers’ range with a 2.6t lifting capacity and a maximum height reach of 5.8m, is now available in full electric version with up to eight hours battery life. In response to ‘green’ policy development to reduce the environmental impact of agro-industrial sectors, Faresin’s R&D centre has developed a […]

07/20/2021 - 12:16 PM

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New Issue

LHI July/August 2021

In this month's issue

Featured News

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Opinion Pieces

Reality Check

We’ve got to accept that the current economic climate will endure and price alterations are just one necessity, says Doug Stitt, president and CEO, The Caldwell Group Inc.   I’ve been asked a lot recently how business is post pandemic, but it’s naive to suggest that we can only see Covid in our rear-view mirrors. […]

07/22/2021 - 7:41 AM

Safe lifting in ports and at sea  

Ross Moloney, CEO of the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) on raising awareness of lifting responsibilities in wet logistics operations.   Lifting equipment plays a vital role throughout the world of what might be termed ‘wet logistics’. Across maritime and port operations, where smooth operation depends on being able to lift, reliability leading to minimised […]

07/22/2021 - 7:35 AM