Vol. 15, Issue 9
complete issue in one PDF file (PDF, 9.65 MB) or access individual sections
News (PDF, 1.02 MB)
Fatal crane collapse at Sao Paulo World Cup stadium, New UK access rental company, Terex Cranes reveals ‘boom booster’, Fassi acquires Cranab, Bronto to launch two axle 47 metre platform, Speedy CEO resigns, Three access acquisitions for Palfinger, Manitex completes Valla takeover, New Michelin crane tyre, Liebherr tests largest tower crane, Integrated Logistics takes AC1000, Penny launches new hydraulic spoil box, IPAF introduces Smart PAL Card, Hiab China JV moves ahead, New MD for Nationwide Platforms, Grúas Roxu opens in Costa Rica.
Loader cranes (PDF, 817.43 KB)
This month we take a look at loader crane developments including interviews with Transloader Services director and ALLMI board member Carly Barnard (L) and HMF UK managing director Ian Roberts.
Annual rental rate guide (PDF, 1.55 MB)
This year’s rental rate guide has revealed the most positive mood since 2007. Companies within all three sectors we cover - cranes, powered access and telehandlers - have reported more stability, improvements and a positive view for 2014.
Truck mounted lifts (PDF, 807 KB)
We ask is there a shift away from the established Northern European medium to large truck mounted platforms, towards Italian manufacturers as well as looking at new products that are scheduled to hit the market.
Look back at 2013 (PDF, 1.78 MB)
Although a mixed year depending greatly on where you live, 2013 has generally been a step in the right direction for most companies in our sector. The Cranes & Access annual review looks back at industry highlights as well as the major news and events from the world at large.