We have news of another email scam, this one claims that Vertikal Days was postponed and offering a registration list - All untrue
Chinese battery manufacturer Leoch has acquired its Spanish distributor Meibat to set up Leoch Iberia.
UK crane rental and haulage company Hutchinson Engineering Services has taken delivery of two Liebherr All Terrain cranes
Wacker Neuson has appointed Christoph Burkhard as its new chief financial officer
Sinoboom’s European subsidiary has added four new members of staff to its sales and product support team
UK’s Network Rail has issued a safety alert following the collision of a road rail boom lift and a crane
Kiloutou has lost two national chief executives - Stephan Kulawik has left the German company while Jordi Varela has left its Spanish operation
Italian crane rental company Autovictor has taken delivery of a 500t Demag AC 500-8 All Terrain crane
UK rental company Eagle Platforms has ordered 40 Haulotte telehandlers for its fleet.
Cameroon terminal operator RTC has ordered two Konecranes Gottwald Model 6 mobile harbour cranes.
Manitowoc has reported higher sales and a return to profit for the first quarter to the end of March
German rental company Brauer Arbeitsbühnen has taken delivery of the first 60ft Genie S-60 J boom lift in Europe.
German rental company Hüffermann has ordered 20 Liebherr cranes topped by a 1,000 tonne LR 11000 crawler crane.
Scottish rental company Bernard Hunter Mobile Cranes has taken delivery of a 12 tonne Böcker AK 52 aluminium truck crane.
Sinoboom has launched its 46/51ft electric articulated boom lifts in Malaysia with its distributor Schmetterling
Airo has appointed Gian Luca Bulgarelli as R&D director replacing Gianluca Ferramola who is leaving the company
We have received the tragic news that Sander Splinter, previously with Mammoet and more recently sister company Eriks, has died
Palfinger has reported a strong first quarter in spite of the cyber attack which disrupted production in January
UK rental company Ainscough Crane Hire has taken delivery of the first 650t LTM 1650-8.1 All Terrain crane in the country
Manitou has announced plans to invest €80 million in its French production facilities
Several readers have sent us details of a telehandler that overturned in the UK last week.
German rental company Hüffermann has acquired Frankfurt based Eisele Crane & Engineering
US rental group REIC has purchased the assets and ongoing business of Rent Me Rentals of Cle Elum, Washington
French sales and rental company Acces Industrie is adding 327 Snorkel aerial work platforms to its rental fleet