July/August 2022

Vol. 24, Issue 4

complete issue in one PDF file (PDF, 9.55 MB) or access individual sections


Contents / Comment (PDF, 590.23 KB)

News (PDF, 998.78 KB)
Hinowa 40m spider lift, Haulotte updates Compact range, Liebherr to unveil hydraulic luffer, Battery electric Böcker crane, New Jekko Mini Pickers, Tadano upgrades 180t telecrawler, Four new Lithium LGMG boom lifts, Fatal UK boom overturn case concluded, Dingli hybrid option, JCB vs Manitou patent case, New crane line from Ferrari, Three new Effers, New Hyva cranes, plus financials round up…

Tower cranes (PDF, 1.05 MB)
Manitowoc - which includes Potain - is the latest tower crane manufacturer to add direct crane rental to its services. Will North looks at how this approach might benefit independent rental houses, as well as end users and the manufacturers themselves.

Scissor lifts (PDF, 1.11 MB)
There have been significant changes in the scissor lift market in recent years. We take a look at some of the new products from the leading manufacturers including the growth in models with direct electric wheel drive and the latest move to eliminate hydraulic systems on smaller models.

Arborists (PDF, 753.2 KB)
There are thousands of arborists around the world who regularly work with cranes without being suitably trained or qualified. C&A editor Mark Darwin talks to Andy Dowden of Afan Treescapes and Arborcraft Training in Port Talbot, South Wales about the current situation and a possible solution to be launched at the UK’s ‘ARB Show’ at the APF2022 exhibition in September.

C&A Source Guide (PDF, 1.38 MB)
The C&A Source Guide lists all the crane, access and telehandler manufacturers that actively participate on the market, detailing the specific model types they offer.

Bauma preview - part 1 (PDF, 930.79 KB)
Bauma is by far and away the largest equipment show on earth, dwarfing the other big international exhibitions by any measure you may choose. This year’s event, originally scheduled for April, has been pushed back to late October. We take a look at the event and some of the major new product launches ahead of the main Preview in the next issue.


Training (PDF, 230.29 KB)

CPA focus (PDF, 510.91 KB)

ALLMI focus (PDF, 265.57 KB)

IPAF focus (PDF, 235.8 KB)

PASMA focus (PDF, 487.02 KB)

Books and models (PDF, 137.84 KB)
Liebherr G-LTM 1090-4.2

Letters and obituaries (PDF, 154.21 KB)

Advert / On-Line directory / What's on? / Recruitment / Marketplace (PDF, 1.88 MB)

Directory (PDF, 408.53 KB)