December/January 2020

Vol. 21, Issue 9

complete issue in one PDF file (PDF, 10.61 MB) or access individual sections


Contents / Comment (PDF, 753.13 KB)

News (PDF, 1.4 MB)
Pettibone enters the scissor lift market, First EGI-Klubb truck mounted lift, Comansa launches 21CM750 tower crane, OSHA statistics show reduction in falls from height, First 19ft scissor lift from Custom Equipment, Record tower crane sales for Zoomlion, German acquisition for Kiloutou, Kobelco confirms Oceania distribution change, CIC certification suspended, Biggest turbine installed and financials round-up...

Rough Terrain cranes (PDF, 668.61 KB)
Although the demand for Rough Terrain cranes has been bumpy in traditional market sectors such as the oil & gas industry, it is beginning to recover while growth has been seen in other areas of the world. Meanwhile a good number of changes have occurred among manufacturers. We take a look at some of the latest developments in the sector.

Rental rate guide (PDF, 2.6 MB)
Our 18th annual rental rate guide and confidence survey has generally seen all three markets we cover suffering a little with rental rates coming under pressure. Find facts in this year’s comprehensive survey.

Scissor lifts (PDF, 718.56 KB)
We take a look at how the new ‘harmonised’ North American standards are already affecting the design of scissors and boom lifts for the global market, as well as looking at the latest scissor lift product launches including the new lifts from Pettibone.

Transporting aerial lifts (PDF, 670.48 KB)
In the first of a new series on transporting aerial work platforms, cranes, telehandlers, lifting equipment and heavy oversized exceptional loads, trailer industry veteran Mark Carrington takes a look at the increasing range of specialist trailers and truck bodies for transporting aerial lifts.

Look back at 2019 (PDF, 1.14 MB)
We take our annual look back at last year’s major news and events, both in the world in general and as covered in each issue of Cranes & Access.


Training (PDF, 333.11 KB)

ALLMI Focus (PDF, 524.37 KB)

IPAF Focus (PDF, 251.31 KB)

PASMA Focus (PDF, 267.99 KB)

CPA (PDF, 327.52 KB)

Books and Models (PDF, 243.87 KB)
Liebherr LTM 11000D

Letters and obituaries (PDF, 276.37 KB)

Advert / On-Line directory / What's on? / Recruitment / Marketplace (PDF, 1.61 MB)