July 2012

Vol. 14, Issue 5

complete issue in one PDF file (PDF, 7.83 MB) or access individual sections


Contents / Comment (PDF, 331.11 KB)

News (PDF, 644.68 KB)
Hiab agrees Chinese JV, ALE to build 5,000 tonner, HSE confirms charging date, Fatal truck mount collapse in Glasgow, Ainscough acquires West Country Crane Hire, City Lifting expands Spierings fleet, Wolffkran unveils hydraulic luffer, Kimberly to float? VP swindles Tadano for $9 million, Bigge 125D up and running, Ranger drops Teupen sales, TDL to distribute Terex, IPAF develops PAL+ training, New models from Liebherr, Terex launches new luffer, Financials round-up, News highlights.

Industrial access (PDF, 996.71 KB)
With many companies gearing up for scheduled maintenance and shutdowns we outline the pros and cons of different methods and latest equipment available for working at height.

Pick & Carry cranes (PDF, 695.97 KB)
Are pick & carry cranes making a come -back in Europe and North America? We take a look the increasing number of manufacturers vying for this growing niche sector of the crane market.

Telehandlers (PDF, 1.39 MB)
If there is one item of equipment that gives an early indication of the economy - good or bad - it is the telehandler. With last year being a bumper year for sales - up 50 percent - Cranes & Access reviews the latest product developments.

Dealer Guide (PDF, 278 KB)
The UK and Ireland 2012 Dealer Guide gives you the very latest information on where to source lifting, access and telehandler equipment.

Vertikal Days (PDF, 1.25 MB)
This year’s Vertikal Days was the biggest and best ever. We have an extensive photo roundup of the event which featured more exhibitors, more products and more visitors than ever before.

ALLMI Focus (PDF, 209.3 KB)

Training (PDF, 255.26 KB)

IPAF Focus (PDF, 196.2 KB)

PASMA Focus (PDF, 231.37 KB)

Innovations (PDF, 204.51 KB)

Books and Models (PDF, 495.13 KB)

Liebherr Customer Days (PDF, 89.99 KB)
Liebherr unveiled two new cranes at its ‘2012 Customer Days’ and visitors given the chance to view its expanded Ehingen facility, see equipment demonstrations and a spectacular firework/laser show finale.

Letters (PDF, 226.45 KB)

What’s on (PDF, 119.56 KB)

Advert / On-Line directory / What's on? / Recruitment / Marketplace (PDF, 874.46 KB)