ITI UK will be hosting a Lift Planning Workshop at the Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) in Coventry on 20 April. Industry thought leader, J. Keith Anderson, chief rigging engineer for Bechtel Equipment Operations and author of the books, Rigging Engineering Basics and Rigging Engineering Calculations will be the speaker for the event. ITI Workshops are designed to provide interactive training and world class speakers to “lifting leaders” in […]
Snorkel UK, the official distributor for Snorkel aerial work platforms and Ruthmann Blueluft tracked spider lifts in the UK, is showcasing five products at the annual Executive Hire Show, which opens today – 5 February. On its 50sqm booth space at the front of Hall 1 in the Ricoh Arena, Snorkel UK is highlighting a […]
Snorkel is honing-in on its rough terrain models at World of Concrete 2020. Designed to be robust and heavy duty, Snorkel’s rough terrain lifts have a durable all-steel construction and are intended to be remanufactured. This is advantageous for contractors who purchase their lifts, rather than rent, as they can benefit from an extended working […]
OZ Lifting Products LLC will show its new Tele-Pro davit cranes at MODEX show (Booth 7947) on March 9-12, 2020 at Atlanta’s Georgia World Congress Center. The Winona, Minnesota-based manufacturer is making its debut at the event, having exhibited at sponsor MHI’s other trade show, ProMat, which is staged in Chicago on alternate years. The […]
Leading aerial work platform manufacturer, Snorkel, returns to CRA Rental Rally this week to exhibit for the 5th consecutive year. Organised by the California Rental Association, CRA Rental Rally attracts attendees from the equipment and party rental industries. Exhibiting at the largest booth on the show floor, Snorkel is showing 12 models from its range […]
Talent in Logistics are teaming up with the international industrial truck manufacturer UniCarriers once more to search for the 2020 ‘Forklift Operator of the Year’. For the first time, Talent in Logistics and UniCarriers will hit the road, as they set to host a month full of competitions and roadshows – visiting in the North, […]
One of the largest ever groups of students and educators attended Lift & Move USA on November 7th in Huston, Texas. Hosted by Liebherr USA, the event promotes career opportunities by connecting students and educators with the people, equipment and companies that work in crane, rigging and specialised transportation operations. Nearly 550 high school juniors, […]
JLG, a leading designer and manufacturer of access equipment, hosted an Access Alliance one day event at Carden Park Hotel in Cheshire on 16 October 2019. Access Alliance members collaborate to serve a national customer base and offer a diverse range of equipment from leading manufacturers. The event provided an opportunity for some of the […]
Crane Industry Services, LLC (CIS) joined CM Labs Simulations at the International Construction & Utility Equipment Expo (ICUEE), in Louisville, USA, in October. Crane Industry Services deploys Vortex simulators at its Centered on Safety training centre for crane operator training and qualification. The company has found that it is a more affordable option for operators. […]
The winners of the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) Awards were announced at a dinner on the on the evening of 13 November during the LiftEx exhibition in Milton Keynes. Throughout the evening LEEA CEO Ross Moloney and guest speaker, TV presenter Rachel Riley entertained 250 guests from the lifting industry. Ross Moloney said, “Congratulations […]
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In this month's issue
Face Time: Peter Douglas new CEO of IPAF.
Previews of Spring shows.
The emerging MEWP markets.
Richard Money, new LEEA chair, on association initiatives.
Jon Backes, of The Crosby Group, on vertically integrated manufacturing.