July/August 2020

Vol. 22, Issue 5

complete issue in one PDF file (PDF, 12.43 MB) or access individual sections


Contents / Comment (PDF, 1.07 MB)

News (PDF, 1.26 MB)
New Potain Topless from China, Ruthmann launches 70m truck mount, New compact telehandlers from Ausa, XCMG unveils 750t AT, Klubb plans ‘Light’ range of van mounted platforms, Jekko's new SPX650, Russia’s M-Kran takes 1,600t Demag CC 8800-1, TMC launches HD Lite aluminium outrigger mats, Haulotte updates Diag, New crane cab from Elliott, MEC launches parts business, CICA warns on dangers of face masks for crane crews, Terex to build cranes in India, First pics of Hinowa's TC13, Skyjack adds features to new slab scissors, Financials and News Highlights.

Pick & Carry cranes (PDF, 1.03 MB)
The pick & carry crane market has been growing in recent years after decades of decline. In Europe and the USA it is mostly classic ‘industrial cranes’ whereas in Australia and the Indian sub-continent articulated pick & carry cranes are the norm. We look at both markets and speak with Indian crane manufacturer, ACE.

Low level platforms (PDF, 2.68 MB)
Fall from heights of less than five metres is the biggest cause of life changing injuries and fatalities. It is also a major cause of minor injuries as tradesmen move or climb ladders and steps. Low level work platforms are safer, as well as being more cost effective! We take a look at the market, some of the latest new products and make a virtual visit to the new Power Towers plant in Leicester.

Annual product/dealer guide (PDF, 3 MB)
The C&A annual product source and dealer guide lists all the crane, access, telehandler and ancillary equipment currently manufactured and available internationally, as well as contact details of distributors in the UK and Ireland.

Used Equipment (PDF, 1.2 MB)
We speak with auctioneers Ritchie Bros to find out about its services as well as to look at the used equipment market, covering buying and selling trends as well as average prices in the crane, aerial lift and telehandler markets.


CPA (PDF, 245.67 KB)

ALLMI Focus (PDF, 222.56 KB)

IPAF Focus (PDF, 185.21 KB)

PASMA Focus (PDF, 283.41 KB)

Training (PDF, 218.04 KB)

Models (PDF, 211.04 KB)

Books (PDF, 127.98 KB)
Thinking About Selling Your Business? 10 Things You Should Know (Post Covid-19)

Letters and obituaries (PDF, 475.4 KB)

Advert / On-Line directory / What's on? / Recruitment / Marketplace (PDF, 1.31 MB)