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Extended growth: the telescopic boom market
Even though the telescopic boom market is well-established throughout North America, this mature sector will see significant changes over the coming years. Lindsey Anderson reports.
North American rental: momentum, with challenges
The industry is on the brink of substantial growth as both rental companies and access manufacturers ramp up to meet demand. Lindsey Anderson reports
Manitex changes CEO, buys into rental
Steve Filipov replaced by former AMECO and H-E Parts executive
First for electric JCB in Ireland
John Sisk & Son becomes first construction company in Ireland to invest in an electric telehandler
Hy-Brid Lifts names VP of sales
Dave Wanta has been promoted to vice president of sales for Hy-Brid Lifts
BrandSafway assists with bridge build in Texas
BrandSafway was selected by Flatiron Dragados, LLC, to provide access services including launching platform systems and stair towers, as well as concrete forming for the Harbor Bridge Replacement Project in Corpus Christi, TX. T
United provides tips for improving jobsite performance
United outlines five ways mobile applications can improve equipment management on jobsites
H&E opens two new branches
H&E’s first-ever Philadelphia location features a 15,400-square-foot facility on 2.75 acres of land. The company has also expanded in Arkansas
The future of MEWP batteries
Interview: Noble Zhang, C&D Trojan general manager, discusses battery options for aerial platforms 
Skills shortage in US worsens
Data shows that contractors in some areas have been unable to hire enough employees since February 2020
BrandSafway appoints new division president
Gabriel McCabe replaces Dave Witsken, who leaves the company after 17 years 
New JLG rotating telehandlers on site
Three rotating models are now available in North America 
Top ten most expensive cities for construction
What is the most expensive city in the world to build in? 
Riwal becomes IPAF Sustaining Member
Netherland’s based group becomes first rental and training company to join the IPAF membership category
Bridging a gap
Performance Contracting played a pivotal role in the renovation of T-Mobile’s Bellevue headquarters – and snagged a coveted SAIA award for its work
ARA launches training programs
New certification programs for MEWP operators and trainers have been debuted by the American Rental Association
TGM Wind takes North America’s tallest lift
The 341ft working height Bronto S341HLA truck mount is part of a major new order from TGM
JLG names connected solutions director
Ara Eckel is director of product management for the company’s connected solutions platform
Altrad acquires French engineering specialist
Endel provides project management and engineering for industrial construction projects in France
Call for US to end tariffs on materials
Construction employment and spending up again in US, but tariffs could halt progress
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