April/May 2024

Vol. 26, Issue 2

complete issue in one PDF file (PDF, 9.79 MB) or access individual sections


Contents / Comment (PDF, 537.27 KB)

News (PDF, 1.36 MB)
New Skyjack electric RT booms, 100 tonne Locatelli, Altec acquires Teupen, LGMG launches big scissor and boom, Haulotte’s HA20 RTJ upgrade, New luffers from Potain, XCMG's 4,000 tonner, Sinoboom upgrades AB15J and moves into telehandlers, Liebherr updates LTM 1300-6, New brand - Giraffe Cranes, Dingli launches AC+ scissor lifts, Axolift introduces first scissor lift, Palfinger upgrades big TECs, Hiab adds hybrid cranes, Marchetti’s first crane for North America, Merlo to set up in Ireland and financials round-up…

Crawler cranes (PDF, 982.5 KB)
In recent years the term ‘crawler crane’ has been applied to a far wider range of cranes mounted on tracks than in the past. We take a look at the market and the latest products from manufacturers around the world.

Van and small truck mounted lifts (PDF, 965.45 KB)
As a road going machine, van and small truck mounted lifts are caught up in the global push towards ‘all-electric’ vehicles. However, many buyers and users are not embracing the ‘go electric’ message...at least not yet. We take a look at what manufacturers are doing to straddle this divide. We also speak with Mark Sawyer of CPL, part of the Klubb Group and now a major producer of lifts in this sector.

Transport trailers (PDF, 910.21 KB)
Transport trailers are critical items for the crane, aerial lift and telehandler rental companies and contractors. We take a look across all types and sizes of trailers and see what’s new in the market.

Source Guide 2024 (PDF, 1.65 MB)
This year’s C&A Source Guide 2024 lists all the crane, access and telehandler manufacturers that are active in the international market, detailing the specific model types they offer.

Intermat review (PDF, 1.2 MB)
While not as grand as it was in the past, Intermat 2024 attracted more than 125,000 visitors, along with numerous manufacturers with new and interesting products on show. We bring you a few glimpses from the event in our photographic overview.


Training (PDF, 226.77 KB)

CPA focus (PDF, 206.23 KB)

ALLMI focus (PDF, 299.11 KB)

IPAF focus (PDF, 237.51 KB)

Books & models (PDF, 398.96 KB)
Potain MDT 809

Letters and obituaries (PDF, 156.62 KB)

Advert / On-Line directory / What's on? / Recruitment / Marketplace (PDF, 1.71 MB)

Online directory (PDF, 417.03 KB)