March 2019

Vol. 21, Issue 2

complete issue in one PDF file (PDF, 9.58 MB) or access individual sections


Contents / Comment (PDF, 782.02 KB)

News (PDF, 1.04 MB)
Tadano to acquire Demag, Terex to end US crane production, Two new Katos, LGMG opens US operation, Fraco acquires Saltec/Torgar, New Link-Belt RT, Hyva enters platform market, Lithium option for Genie scissors, New MEC booms and scissors, Balloo Hire acquired, IPAF - IAPA award winners, Multitel opens UK operation, BrandSafway acquires Century Elevators and financials roundup.

Mastclimbers and hoists (PDF, 782.18 KB)
Mastclimbers are still the exception rather than the norm when it comes to the selection of work at height equipment for façade work - despite being the most convenient, safest and efficient access platform for the vast majority of the larger contracts. We take a look at the latest products and developments.

Telescopic crawler cranes (PDF, 836.41 KB)
Telescopic crawler cranes are becoming increasingly popular and in many places the crawler crane of choice when it comes to cranes under 100 tonnes. Contractors are increasingly appreciating their quick and easy set-up, ability to retract the boom at night and their pick & carry capability.

Bauma final preview (PDF, 1.06 MB)
With Bauma just weeks away, our second bauma preview covers more of the new products that are due to be launched at the show.

Vertikal Days preview (PDF, 883.53 KB)
Returning for its second year at Donington Park, Vertikal Days will take place on May 15th and 16th and is set to be bigger than ever. We cover some of the new product launches and a take a look at a good cross section of exhibitors.

Brogan on the up (PDF, 362.62 KB)
Profile on specialist access supplier Brogan Group.

ARA show review (PDF, 816.32 KB)
The ARA Show was held in Anaheim California last month, the first time it has been held on the west coast since 2003. While there were a good number of new products on show, most companies focused on new technology, from advanced telematics to new Apps. We take a look at some of the highlights.


ALLMI Focus (PDF, 249.65 KB)

CPA (PDF, 233.25 KB)

IPAF Focus (PDF, 252.69 KB)

PASMA Focus (PDF, 631.33 KB)

Training (PDF, 313.21 KB)

Books and Models (PDF, 502.24 KB)
Liebherr 370 EC-B 12 Fibre

Letters (PDF, 371.1 KB)

Advert / On-Line directory / What's on? / Recruitment / Marketplace (PDF, 1.64 MB)