International News http://rermag.com/taxonomy/term/7492/more en Volvo CE Goes Electric on Smaller Machines http://rermag.com/international-news/volvo-ce-goes-electric-smaller-machines <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Volvo Construction has announced that in 2020 it will start the launch of an electric range of Volvo-branded compact <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/earthmoving/wheel-loaders?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about wheel loaders">wheel loaders</a></span> and compact <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/earthmoving/excavators?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about excavators">excavators</a></span>. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/volvo-ce-goes-electric-smaller-machines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/volvo-ce-goes-electric-smaller-machines#comments International News Rer The Environment Supply Side Earthmoving Thu, 17 Jan 2019 19:25:00 +0000 103511 at http://rermag.com <p>Volvo CE is preparing to go all electric with its compact wheel loaders and compact excavators.</p> Photo by Volvo Construction Equipment Loxam Finalizes Acquisition of UK Platforms from HSS Hire http://rermag.com/international-news/loxam-finalizes-acquisition-uk-platforms-hss-hire <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Nationwide Platforms Limited, a wholly-owned U.K. subsidiary of the Loxam Group, has completed the acquisition of UK Platforms Limited from HSS Hire Group plc. UKP has about 120 employees and operates a fleet of around 3,000 powered access units. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/loxam-finalizes-acquisition-uk-platforms-hss-hire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/loxam-finalizes-acquisition-uk-platforms-hss-hire#comments Rental Companies International News Rental News Wed, 16 Jan 2019 18:04:00 +0000 103411 at http://rermag.com <p>A Nationwide Platforms mobile elevating work platform in the shop.</p> Ramirent Acquires Finnish Rental Company SRV Kalusto Oy http://rermag.com/international-news/ramirent-acquires-finnish-rental-company-srv-kalusto-oy <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Ramirent Finland Ltd. has signed a long-term cooperation agreement with SRV Group Plc. As part of the arrangement, Ramirent has acquired SRV Kalusto Oy’s entire share capital. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/ramirent-acquires-finnish-rental-company-srv-kalusto-oy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/ramirent-acquires-finnish-rental-company-srv-kalusto-oy#comments Rental Companies International News Rental News Thu, 10 Jan 2019 22:42:00 +0000 103261 at http://rermag.com JLG Marks 50 Year Anniversary of John L. Grove’s First Lift http://rermag.com/supply-side/jlg-marks-50-year-anniversary-john-l-grove-s-first-lift <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/JLG?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about JLG">JLG Industries</a></span> officially kicked off its year-long 50th anniversary celebration today, marking a half-century since its founder John L. Grove spearheaded the access industry with the introduction of the world’s first boomlift, commonly referred to as JLG 1. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/supply-side/jlg-marks-50-year-anniversary-john-l-grove-s-first-lift" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/supply-side/jlg-marks-50-year-anniversary-john-l-grove-s-first-lift#comments Headline News International News Supply Side Aerial/Lifting Wed, 09 Jan 2019 23:31:00 +0000 103201 at http://rermag.com <p>John L. Grove showing his original JLG 1 boomlift&nbsp;at a trade show.</p> Riwal Appoints New Group Manager Equipment Sales http://rermag.com/international-news/riwal-appoints-new-group-manager-equipment-sales <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>International <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/aeriallifting?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about aerial equipment">aerial work platform</a></span> and telehandler rental specialist Riwal has appoint Vincent Vercaemst to the position of group manager equipment sales, effective Jan. 1. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/riwal-appoints-new-group-manager-equipment-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/riwal-appoints-new-group-manager-equipment-sales#comments International News Aerial/Lifting Rental News Mon, 07 Jan 2019 21:51:00 +0000 103151 at http://rermag.com <p>A Riwal&nbsp;equipment sale.</p> Photo by Riwal BrandSafway Acquires U.K.’s Lyndon Scaffolding http://rermag.com/international-news/brandsafway-acquires-uk-s-lyndon-scaffolding <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Brand Industrial Services, known as BrandSafway, has acquired Lyndon Scaffolding, along with Taylor’s Hoists (acquired by Lyndon in 2017), effective December 31, 2018. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/brandsafway-acquires-uk-s-lyndon-scaffolding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/brandsafway-acquires-uk-s-lyndon-scaffolding#comments Rental Companies Headline News International News Aerial/Lifting Rental News Fri, 04 Jan 2019 21:51:00 +0000 103111 at http://rermag.com Skyjack Given Supplier Award by German Rental Company PartnerLIFT http://rermag.com/international-news/skyjack-given-supplier-award-german-rental-company-partnerlift <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/Skyjack?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about Skyjack">Skyjack</a></span> was presented with the 2018 Supplier of the Year Award by German rental company PartnerLIFT. Skyjack has been supplying PartnerLIFT since 2014. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/skyjack-given-supplier-award-german-rental-company-partnerlift" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/skyjack-given-supplier-award-german-rental-company-partnerlift#comments International News Supply Side Aerial/Lifting Rental News Wed, 02 Jan 2019 23:45:00 +0000 103051 at http://rermag.com <p>Skyjack receives the Supplier of the Year Award from PartnerLIFT. From left: Farid Hammar of Skyjack; Kai Schliephake of PartnerLIFT; Andreas Stumpf of Skyjack and Andreas Bub, Skyjack.</p> Photo by Skyjack Riwal Acquires Danish Rental Company AH-Lift ApS http://rermag.com/international-news/riwal-acquires-danish-rental-company-ah-lift-aps <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Riwal, the international <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/aeriallifting?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about aerial equipment">aerial work platform</a></span> and telehandler rental specialist, has acquired Danish rental company AH-Lift ApS. The acquisition was effective at year end of 2018.</div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/riwal-acquires-danish-rental-company-ah-lift-aps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/riwal-acquires-danish-rental-company-ah-lift-aps#comments Rental Companies International News Aerial/Lifting Sun, 30 Dec 2018 19:15:00 +0000 103021 at http://rermag.com Aggreko Launches Globally Deployable Mobile Modular Cooling Tower http://rermag.com/international-news/aggreko-launches-globally-deployable-mobile-modular-cooling-tower <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/Aggreko?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about Aggreko">Aggreko</a></span> plc, the global provider of modular, mobile power, has launched a new proposition – the Global Cooling Tower (GT) Series. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/aggreko-launches-globally-deployable-mobile-modular-cooling-tower" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/aggreko-launches-globally-deployable-mobile-modular-cooling-tower#comments Headline News International News Power Generation Sat, 29 Dec 2018 01:40:00 +0000 103011 at http://rermag.com Cramo and Bliot Launch AI-Supported Digitalization at Construction Sites http://rermag.com/international-news/cramo-and-bliot-launch-ai-supported-digitalization-construction-sites <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Finland-based international European rental company Cramo is aiming to spur the digitalization of construction sites in partnership with the Finnish start-up Bliot. The solution provided by the two companies combines the construction production control system developed by Bliot with artificial intelligence. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/cramo-and-bliot-launch-ai-supported-digitalization-construction-sites" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/cramo-and-bliot-launch-ai-supported-digitalization-construction-sites#comments Bricks Clicks Contractor News International News Business & Technology Rental News Fri, 28 Dec 2018 01:35:00 +0000 102981 at http://rermag.com