Reid lifting gantries lift New York Urban Energy

Brooklyn, New York-based Urban Energy Inc has sourced a series of Reid Lifting gantry cranes from FAD Equipment Store for clean energy construction. The company, which installs solar systems across the city, uses Porta-Gantry cranes as they offer the perfect combination of lightweight, required headroom, and ease of assembly to allow it to improve efficiency […]

25/07/2022 - 15:49 pm

Svensson to start as Konecranes president and CEO early  

As announced on 10 June 2022, Anders Svensson has been appointed as Konecranes’ new president and CEO. He will assume his role on October 19, 2022, approximately one and a half months earlier than previously communicated.   Konecranes had planned to host a Capital Markets Day in the autumn 2022. As Anders Svensson joins the […]

18/07/2022 - 15:10 pm

Goscor Access Solutions appointed as new Southern African Unic Cranes Dealer

The latest addition to the Unic Cranes Europe dealer network sees Goscor Access Solutions take on exclusive distribution across Southern Africa. As part of their appointment, the company has taken delivery of seven new UNIC Mini Spider Cranes from European Master Dealer, Unic Cranes Europe. The company has purchased three battery powered Unic ECO-295 mini […]

18/07/2022 - 14:46 pm

Eagle Platforms is the latest IPAF Sustaining Member

Eagle Platforms has become the latest Sustaining Member of the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF), making it the first UK-headquartered rental and training company in a growing list that includes Alimak, AON (formerly Henderson Insurance Brokers), APEX, Haulotte and Riwal. With headquarters in Anston, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, Eagle Platforms provides powered access machine hire and […]

18/07/2022 - 14:37 pm
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Labour exchange

The shrinking labour pool is certainly hitting the logistics sector hard with HGV drivers, warehouse order pickers and forklift operators all in short supply. Indeed, it was at a recent event organised by the Institute for Government, that the chief executive of Food and Drink Federation announced that the UK food supply chain is around […]

18/07/2022 - 13:52 pm

Haulotte Iberica and Mainsa Plataformas in refurbishment programme

Mainsa Plataformas, a leading Spanish rental company based in Heras, Cantabria, works with Haulotte Iberica to give a second life to its equipment. The refurbishment has started with three machines and will continue in the coming months with more Haulotte models. The Haulotte Spanish subsidiary started their second life project in May with a H12 […]

18/07/2022 - 11:47 am

New mobile training centre lets companies assess and train operators anywhere  

CM Labs Simulations, the developer of Vortex training simulators, has announced the North American release of a mobile training centre designed to give companies and training institutions the flexibility to offer training and assessment anywhere. The Mobile Training Center can offer an on-site presence that reduces team displacement and job site disruption. For community colleges […]

13/07/2022 - 14:57 pm

AlmaCrawler appoints Maltese distributor.

AlmaCrawler and Genovese Umberto SRL, a historic company from Syracuse, signed an agreement for Genovese Umberto to distribute AlmaCrawler platforms in Malta after purchasing several platforms for the Italian rental fleet. Genovese Umberto has been operating nationally and internationally in the spare parts sector for commercial and industrial vehicles for over 60 years. Over time, […]

13/07/2022 - 12:55 pm

Haulotte gets aboard the circular economy

Europe’s leading manufacturer of aerial work platforms is launching Restart by Haulotte: believed to be the first manufacturer’s programme dedicated to the reconditioning of used aerial work platforms in Europe. This new model confirms the Group’s commitment to a more sustainable development. The Restart by Haulotte programme was designed to meet the growing demand for […]

11/07/2022 - 16:23 pm

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