November/December 2022 – Vol. 24, Issue 7
Truck mounted lifts (PDF, 820.23 KB)
Development in the growing truck mounted platform market is increasingly dominated by the preoccupation with moving to electric power. While seen as a short rather than long term solution by some, most manufacturers are embracing it whole-heartedly, offering a variety of solutions from hybrid, part electric and more recently full electric lifts.
November/December 2021 – Vol. 23, Issue 7
Truck mounted lifts (PDF, 1.29 MB)
The truck mounted lift market continues to grow in volume along with the variety of different models and suppliers. The past 12 months have seen several acquisitions and new product launches. Leigh Sparrow takes a look.
February/March 2021 – Vol. 23, Issue 1
Van and truck mounts (PDF, 974.31 KB)
Barring slight disruptions caused by Covid-19, the sale and production of van mounts reached all time highs in 2020. The small truck mounted lift market was also busy, with manufacturers taking advantage of new chassis to tweak, upgrade or completely overhaul their models.
October 2020 – Vol. 22, Issue 7
Truck mounted platforms (PDF, 2.26 MB)
With strong growth at the top end of the big truck mounted lift market, we take a look at the latest models in the 70 to 75 metre range. We also speak with UK based rental group Blade Access - which runs the world’s largest fleet of platforms over 100 metres - to learn more about its approach to the market, and survey the operators of the three different 90 metre platforms currently available.
October 2019 – Vol. 21, Issue 7
Truck mounted lifts (PDF, 1.18 MB)
The truck mounted platform market has seen more than its fair share of development over the past few years in terms of new technology and the adoption of new materials. We take a look at market trends and developments.