Three Kalmar straddle carriers for SOMACOM

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, and DMP SAS, Kalmar’s regional dealer, have concluded an agreement with Société De Manutention Et De Consignation Maritime (SOMACOM) to deliver three diesel-electric straddle carriers for use at the Ile de la Réunion Terminal. The large order was booked in Cargotec’s 2023 Q4 order intake with delivery scheduled to be completed […]

19/02/2024 - 13:54 pm

CMC acquires All Access Equipment

CMC, a specialist in the construction of tracked aerial platforms, has completed the acquisition of 100% of All Access Equipment Inc (AAE), its US dealer. This strategic move was spearheaded by private equity fund Metrika, which acquired a 70% stake in CMC in October 2023. The deal’s goal was further to consolidate CMC’s presence in […]

19/02/2024 - 13:21 pm
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Genie GTH-5519 telehandler giveaway at 2024 ARA Show

Attendees at the 2024 ARA Show in New Orleans will have a chance to put their physical and mental toughness to the test — and the individual who can outlast their competitors will take home a Genie GTH-5519. Genie’s GTH Grand Giveaway Endurance Contest will kick off at 12:30pm (local time) on Monday 19 February […]

13/02/2024 - 16:16 pm

Clark Europe introduces new COO and R&D Director

Clark Europe GmbH, based in Duisburg, has expanded its management team. With this step, the industrial truck manufacturer wants to set the course for the upcoming generational change in good time. In addition to his role as director of Sales and Marketing, Stefan Budweit will assume responsibility for operations management as COO (chief operating officer) […]

13/02/2024 - 16:02 pm

Kalmar to supply three hybrid straddle carriers for SAMR

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has concluded an agreement with CMA Terminals, a subsidiary of CMA CGM, to supply three Kalmar hybrid straddle carriers for SAMR, its terminal on Réunion Island. The large order was booked in Cargotec’s Q4 2023 order intake, with delivery of the machines scheduled for Q4 2024. Réunion Island is now the […]

13/02/2024 - 15:56 pm

Stenderup adds Bobcat material handling range for Denmark

Rødding-based Stenderup A/S, the Authorised Bobcat dealer for Denmark, has announced that the company will be offering the new Bobcat range of material handling equipment for Danish customers from 1 April 2024. Troels Stausholm Jensen, managing director of Stenderup, said, “Since we were appointed as the authorised dealer for Bobcat in Denmark in 2022, we […]

12/02/2024 - 14:47 pm

New appointments at LGH & Rotrex Group

LGH & Rotrex Group has appointed Russell Boswell-Munday as LGH’s new sales director for Europe and the UK. Russell has over 25 years’ of experience in the hire industry and has managed various sales teams during his career. As well as Russell’s appointment, the group has also announced other changes to the board. In his […]

02/02/2024 - 15:03 pm

Caldwell expands sales team

Caldwell is celebrating the start to 2024 by introducing the newest members of its Inside Sales and Technical Applications teams, strengthening its connections with distributors, manufacturer reps, end users and more. Thanks to this announcement, customers can expect the best experience for a quicker quote turnaround for custom and standard items, faster response times to […]

01/02/2024 - 13:01 pm

Sinoboom streamlines delivery via the China-Europe Railway Express

On 28 and 31 January, a series of specially chartered Sinotrans freight trains took to the rails carrying more than 500 Sinoboom MEWPs to Europe. The arrangement promises speedy and environmentally friendly dispatch of equipment produced in the Sinoboom Intelligent Manufacturing Park in Changsha. The China-Europe Railway Express has developed to become an effective and […]

01/02/2024 - 07:30 am

New VP of Service of Mazzella’s Lifting Business

Dan Carmichael has been promoted to vice president of Service of Mazzella. For the past four years, Carmichael has served Mazzella’s Lifting Business as regional sales manager. In his new role, Carmichael will oversee operations and strategy for Mazzella’s crane service and hoist parts businesses. He will also join Mazzella’s Lifting Leadership Team, reporting to […]

31/01/2024 - 16:08 pm

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