Genie strengthens its position in the Middle East

Committed to the needs of customers in the Middle East, Terex AWP has opened new distribution centre in the Jebel Ali Free Zone in Dubai, located on the premises of third-party logistics providers Wallenius Wilhelmsen Solutions (WWS). The new facility is entirely dedicated to Genie branded aerial access equipment and will hold a broad selection …

Tailor-made training and maintenance by Genie

A fleet of articulating and telescopic rough terrain Genie GS scissor lifts, S, Z and also Xtra Capacity (XC) boom lifts, owned by Kinross Tasiast Company and operated by its subsidiary Tasiast Mauritania Limited S.A., are assisting in work at height applications at one of the largest gold mines in Africa, located in the Inchiri …

Haulotte welcomes 3 new distributors in Africa

Sterling Access in South Africa, Promatex OI on Reunion Island and Pie Tnufa in Israel are the three new authorized distributors of the Haulotte Group for the Africa zone. These new partnerships will provide better quality of service at the local level, both in terms of safety and productivity. The three companies are equipped with …

Instant UpRight launches range of low-level powered access platforms

Irish scaffold tower manufacturer Instant UpRight is launching a range of low-level electric-powered access platforms. This machine range, dedicated to the European and Asian markets, is produced in conjunction with a Chinese manufacturing partner. Instant UpRight’s new range includes the 6m MX1330 push-around scissor lift, 6.4m MX1430 self-propelled electric mini scissor lift, 7.8m MX1930 self-propelled …

Vertikal Days opens its doors !

The Vertikal Days opens its doors at the Donington Park in the East Midlands, one of the famous grounds of British motorsport. This two day event, which takes place on May 15th and 16th, gathers the biggest actors of lifting, handling and access platforms. A number of new products made their way over from Bauma …

World’s first 43m fully electric JLG boomlift sold

The rental company of aerial work platforms Riwal, exclusive distributor of JLG manufacturer in the Netherlands, converts diesel boom lifts to 100% electric thanks to its expert technical team led by Nico den Ouden, International Technical Consultant of the group. On June 15th, celebrating its 50th anniversary, Riwal formalized the sale of the first 43m …

43 m Palazzani spider lift at London’s most famous courthouse

For the building maintenance of the recently completed 20 Old Bailey project in London, England, one Palazzani spider lift XTJ 43, in crawler version and Bi-energy (Diesel+AC) power execution, entered in action. Thanks to the possibility to become a spider crane with 500 kg hydraulic winch, it is used in total versatility for aerial working …

Palazzani takes part in the construction of one of the world’s biggest commercial mall

In the northwest suburbs of Tehran, Iran, the first Palazzani Spider lift took a part in the construction of the Iran Mall. The machine Ragno TSJ 35, that was recently supplied in crawler version and ECO (Diesel+AC) power option, already operates inside a specific location of the shopping mall, called Car Show. The machine, all-electric, …

The first 32 meters high Palazzani XTJ 32/C ECO spider with lithium batteries delivered in Italy

In Italy, the Deca S.r.l company, specialized among others in rental equipment for green areas maintenance with public and private companies, just owned a Palazzani access platform of 32 meters high, the XTJ 32/C ECO spider, which is the first one powered with lithium batteries. Delivered in the Lazio region in Italy, this investment has …

A Palazzani spider at the Grand Egyptian Museum in Cairo

A spider access platform from Palazzani is currently working in the Grand Egyptian Museum under construction, located between the pyramids and Cairo. The machine, 22,5 meters high and with 10 meters outreach, has been configured in crawler version and in ECO mode. The main asset of the Ragno TZX 225 is its ability to operate …