Interviews http://rermag.com/taxonomy/term/7520/more en Interview with Mig Dobre: Looking North http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-mig-dobre-looking-north <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Mircea “Mig” Dobre, Senior Research Analyst, Diversified Manufacturing & Machinery at Robert W. Baird, is optimistic about current rental demand, the benefits of tax reform, the m&a environment and the availability of capital. However he points to the cyclical nature of the industry and growth sustainability, cautioning us to consider certain pitfalls. RER’s Michael Roth spoke with him recently.</div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-mig-dobre-looking-north" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-mig-dobre-looking-north#comments Interviews Business & Technology Thu, 08 Feb 2018 22:38:00 +0000 94921 at http://rermag.com <p>Mircea &quot;Mig&quot; Dobre, of Robert W. Baird &amp; Co., expects high rental utilization and a lot of construction activity especially in non-residential and industrial markets in 2018.</p> Looking Forward to 2000-GREATteen http://rermag.com/interviews/looking-forward-2000-greatteen <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>RER recently interviewed several rental executives about their expectations for the coming year. Here Frank Bardonaro, chief operating officer for Maxim Crane, talks about Maxim’s continuing growth and expansion, the continuing battles over rental rates, the need for standard terms and conditions and more. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/interviews/looking-forward-2000-greatteen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/interviews/looking-forward-2000-greatteen#comments Headline News Interviews Aerial/Lifting Rental News Wed, 07 Feb 2018 21:50:00 +0000 94891 at http://rermag.com <p>Maxim Crane chief operating officer Frank Bardonaro&nbsp;is optimistic about crane rental activity in 2018.</p> Photo by Maxim Crane Interview with Janne Pulkkinen: Growing Demand for Taller Units http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-janne-pulkkinen-growing-demand-taller-units <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In an interview with RER, Janne Pulkkinen, vice president, Bronto North America, discusses Bronto’s new insulated product range, the growing demand for taller units, being proactive with ANSI standards, and why safety awareness helps the growing aerial market. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-janne-pulkkinen-growing-demand-taller-units" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-janne-pulkkinen-growing-demand-taller-units#comments Interviews Aerial/Lifting Thu, 12 Oct 2017 00:50:00 +0000 91971 at http://rermag.com <p>Pulkkinen sees greater demand for taller units such as this 295-foot truck-mounted platform.</p> Interview with Justin Kissinger: Low Level Access Growth http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-justin-kissinger-low-level-access-growth <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>RER interviews Justin Kissinger, marketing manager, Custom Equipment, about how interest in safety, ergonomics and fuel efficiency is continuing to drive growth in the electric scissorlift market. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-justin-kissinger-low-level-access-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-justin-kissinger-low-level-access-growth#comments Interviews Aerial/Lifting Sun, 08 Oct 2017 00:48:00 +0000 91901 at http://rermag.com Interview with Matthew Elvin: Steady Gains in the Rental Sector http://rermag.com/headline-news/interview-matthew-elvin-steady-gains-rental-sector <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>As part of a series of interviews with aerial manufacturers, RER interviews Snorkel CEO Matthew Elvin about proportional throttle, all-electric scissorlifts, load-sensing and handrail height requirements and more. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/interview-matthew-elvin-steady-gains-rental-sector" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/interview-matthew-elvin-steady-gains-rental-sector#comments Headline News Interviews Aerial/Lifting Wed, 04 Oct 2017 22:48:00 +0000 91791 at http://rermag.com Interview with Paul Kreutzwiser: Safety at the Forefront http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-paul-kreutzwiser-safety-forefront <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>As part of a recent series of interviews with <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/aeriallifting?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about aerial equipment">aerial equipment</a></span> manufacturers, Paul Kreutzwiser, global category director – Aerial Work Platforms, <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/JLG?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about JLG">JLG Industries</a></span>, talks about JLG’s new SmartLoad Technology, its load management information system, new training and safety technology and more. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-paul-kreutzwiser-safety-forefront" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-paul-kreutzwiser-safety-forefront#comments Headline News Interviews Aerial/Lifting Fri, 29 Sep 2017 21:13:00 +0000 91701 at http://rermag.com Interview with Maxime Gerard: Extending Engine Life http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-maxime-gerard-extending-engine-life <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>As part of a series of interviews with <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/aeriallifting?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about aerial equipment">aerial equipment</a></span> manufacturers, Maxime Girard, product manager for the Americas, Haulotte, speaks about Haulotte’s “stop emission system”; its onboard diagnostic system; future environmental trends; and more. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-maxime-gerard-extending-engine-life" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-maxime-gerard-extending-engine-life#comments International News Interviews Aerial/Lifting Wed, 27 Sep 2017 23:36:00 +0000 91611 at http://rermag.com <p>Haulotte&#39;s&nbsp;HA 46 RTJ articulating boom.</p> Interview with Ben Coleman: Robust Construction and Ergonomic Design http://rermag.com/headline-news/interview-ben-coleman-robust-construction-and-ergonomic-design <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Ben Coleman, general manager - product & commercial operations, JCB North America, talks about JCB’s new product range in the aerial market, growing worldwide demand for aerial products, and the value of enhanced telematics capability. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/interview-ben-coleman-robust-construction-and-ergonomic-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/interview-ben-coleman-robust-construction-and-ergonomic-design#comments Headline News Interviews Aerial/Lifting Sat, 23 Sep 2017 21:11:00 +0000 91501 at http://rermag.com <p>JCB plans to introduce 27 new aerial models by the end of 2017.</p> Interview with Matt Fearon: Driving Higher rROIC http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-matt-fearon-driving-higher-rroic <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>As part of a series of interviews with aerial manufacturers, Matt Fearon, president of <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/Genie?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about Genie">Genie</a></span>, <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/Terex?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about Terex Corp.">Terex</a></span> AWP, talks about Genie’s development of an electronic secondary guarding solution, maximizing the rental return on invested capital and utilization, innovative fuel electric systems, raising safety awareness and increasing training, enhanced telematics and more. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-matt-fearon-driving-higher-rroic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-matt-fearon-driving-higher-rroic#comments Headline News Interviews Aerial/Lifting Thu, 21 Sep 2017 05:30:00 +0000 91391 at http://rermag.com <p>Genie&#39;s SX-135XC with a welder package at work.</p> Interview with Malcolm Early: New ANSI Standards Driving Change http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-malcolm-early-new-ansi-standards-driving-change <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In a recent interview with RER, Malcolm Early, vice president of marketing, <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/Skyjack?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about Skyjack">Skyjack</a></span>, discusses the wide-reaching effects the new ANSI standards will have on the industry. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-malcolm-early-new-ansi-standards-driving-change" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-malcolm-early-new-ansi-standards-driving-change#comments Interviews Aerial/Lifting Sun, 17 Sep 2017 18:36:00 +0000 91321 at http://rermag.com <p>New ANSI standards will affect load-sensing system requirements, wind force rating, stability testing, railing heights, platform entry and more.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Photo by Skyjack