All Business & Finance Articles

White House says $110 billion in infrastructure funds released
President Biden’s team report that in the six months since the infrastructure bill has passed US$110 billion has been released 
IPAF rental markets reports now free to members
Selected members can get free 2022 Global Powered Access Rental Market Report upon publication
Action Scaffold completes acquisition
Action Equipment & Scaffold Co. has completed its acquisition of Access Systems & Solutions
JLG Q1 sales soar, profits slump
JLG revenues for Q1 up 19.6 percent but overall profits decline -91 percent 
Launch of electric construction equipment accelerates in 2022
Almost half of new construction products launched this year have been electric
Survey highlights OEM skills shortages
New survey reveals main issue is with technical and engineering positions
Haulotte growth defies industry upheavals
Group posts 25% sales increase in Q1 but holds back on full year target due to Ukraine war 
Interview: Layher’s Frank Frietsch
Scaffold & Access sits down with Layher Inc.’s CEO Frank Frietsch to see what’s in store for the coming year
New IPAF president looks to the future
Interview: Karin Nars, IPAF’s first female president, shares her industry goals 
First speakers for ALH Conference announced
Larry Silber, president and CEO of Herc Rentals, to keynote ALH Conference, Sept. 29 in Chicago
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
Skyjack president discusses new facilities in China
Interview: Ken McDougall on how Skyjack will serve the Asia Pacific region
Kevin Parkes returns as Finning COO
Recovery from illness allows Parkes to take up new senior role at the Caterpillar dealership
Herc acquires Cloverdale Equipment
Acquisition of Michigan-based independent expands Herc’s presence in the Great Lakes region
Skyjack expands manufacturing into China
Skyjack will use parent company Linamar’s existing Tianjin, China plant to manufacture DC scissor lifts for the domestic Chinese market
JLG expands N.A. manufacturing footprint
Company has opened a new 60,000-square-foot facility in Tennessee and extends capacities at three additional N.A. plants
Sunbelt Rentals launches new app
The Sunbelt Rentals Mobile App allows customers to manage jobsites, team communication, pricing and more
Biggest US construction wage rise in 40 years
Contractors association says more needs to be done to ensure workers can pursue jobs in construction as worker shortages look set to worsen 
Aerial platform rental in Australia
Bill Whitehouse, CEO of Kennards Hire, on Australia’s access equipment market
Page 1 of 3