JLG supports the “Equipped to Vote” campaign

JLG an Oshkosh Corporation company and leading global manufacturer of mobile elevating work platforms and telehandlers, is supporting the Association of Equipment Manufacturers I Make America “Equipped To Vote” campaign, a national effort to engage, educate, and mobilise the 2.8 million men and women of the equipment manufacturing industry leading up to the election this […]

09/09/2020 - 15:19 pm

Verton signs agreement with Mammoet

Brisbane-based Verton Australia has developed the Everest Series machines for all crane operations with a load-management system that eliminates the need for human held taglines, keeping people out of harm’s way. In an agreement signed with Mammoet, the global heavy lifting and transport specialist will introduce Verton’s innovative equipment to its international network of clients. […]

07/09/2020 - 07:47 am

Ravas and Bolzoni partner to market forklift truck scales

Ravas Europe a manufacturer and distributor of weighing systems integrated in hand pallet trucks, warehouse trucks and forklift trucks has added the Bolzoni Group, a leader in forklift attachments and forks business, as a new partner for the worldwide distribution of the Ravas iForks-32, top of the range in forklift truck scales. Frank van Rijnsoever, […]

01/09/2020 - 13:38 pm

Haulotte signs new distributor in Germany

Haulotte Germany has welcomed a new distributor for the brand in the Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania area of Germany, FSN Fördertechnik. This recent partnership aims at providing a better regional service and support. Located in Rostock, FSN Fördertechnik, is pleased to expand its product range with Haulotte. The cooperation agreement with Haulotte Germany enables the subsidiary to […]

01/09/2020 - 12:29 pm

Oil & Steel names Hird as new UK distributor

Oil & Steel has appointed Hird Ltd as the new Oil & Steel distributor for the UK market. Hird has more than 35 years of experience in renting and selling machinery and equipment for materials lifting and moving and working at height. The company’s expertise and experience in the minicrane rental sector has contributed to […]

23/08/2020 - 13:16 pm

Ahern Ibérica appointed official distributor for Dinolift In Spain and Portugal

Ahern Ibérica, the official provider for Snorkel lifts in Spain and Portugal, is pleased to announce that it is expanding its product portfolio as the new official distributor for Dinolift Oy in Spain and Portugal. Dinolift Oy is a Finnish company who produces a range of high specification yet lightweight mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs) […]

18/08/2020 - 13:24 pm

Diversified Product Development breaks ground on new headquarters

Diversified Product Development, marketer of the LineWise, LiftWise and DesignWise brands, has broken ground on a new headquarters and production facility in Waco, Texas, USA. The 60,000sqft building, which is scheduled for completion in January 2021, will replace the company’s current facility in Waco. Diversified currently employs approximately 60 people, including engineers, designers, sales and […]

18/08/2020 - 12:44 pm

Haulotte appoints a new distributor in Africa

Haulotte named Premium Group as a distributor of the full range of its aerial equipment and telehandlers in 12 African countries. This partnership will enable the Group to provide a better local service support to the end-user contractors and rental companies in the Africa Zone. Premium Group will be an authorised distributor in Morocco, Senegal, […]

04/08/2020 - 12:35 pm

SNM Lift is official Oil & Steel dealer for North-West France.

Oil & Steel has formalised SNM Lift as an Oil & Steel distributor for the market in north-west France. The SNM Group, founded in 1981, is a French company specialising in the sale and handling of mobile cranes (SNM Cranes), but also in equipment for the transfer of containers and hydraulic cranes (SNM Heavy Handling) […]

04/08/2020 - 12:24 pm

Hird expands with new West Midlands depot

UK minicranes, glass lifting and powered access hire specialist, Hird has expanded its network by opening of a new depot in the West Midlands. The company’s Western Operational Hub on the Hayes Trading Estate in Halesowen, West Midlands, will offer a full range of minicranes, glass lifting equipment, access platforms and training courses. It fills […]

03/08/2020 - 18:31 pm

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LHI November/December 2020

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