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Loxam issues COVID-19 update
10% of Loxam’s French network remains open in support of the health crisis or to ensure the continuation of public services
Manitou maintains closures
The group will continue the closure of its manufacturing activities in France, Italy and India
Layher provides e-Learning
Scaffolding manufacturer offers free e-learning to industry professionals who are in isolation 
Liebherr statement on Coronavirus
Production suspended and other measures to slow spread of virus
Loxam supporting priority sectors
As worst-affected countries see fall in demand, Loxam puts focus on helping key sectors
Kiloutou shuts most depots
All French depots and most Spanish depots closed; German and Polish depots remain open
Haulotte shuts down France production
French aerial platform manufacturing giant closes three factories
French construction calls for temporary halt
Federation Française du Bâtiment (FFB) requested a temporary 10-day stop to construction in the country to allow the industry to prepare safety measures
Strong Loxam prepares for slowdown
After a ‘major year of transformation’, rental giant begins to put on the brakes
Manitou temporarily closes French operations
The company will close its French facilities until March 31 in response to the COVID-19 outbreak
Coronavirus concerns for French rental
As French construction sites close, rental firms ask if contractors will pay for equipment on site
Manitou updates IT infrastructure
Access equipment supplier rolling out new software across group to improve processes and services
Highsparks acquired by Uperio
Uperio Group strengthens its position in the UK tower crane sector by acquiring Highsparks
New private equity owner for Accès Industrie
New majority owner is Equistone Partners, a Paris-based private equity company
Kiloutou acquires Locamodul
French rental company further strengthens its position in France with a portable accommodation acquisition
Revenue up 5.2% at Fayat Group
French construction equipment group turnover at €4.6 billion for 2019
Kiloutou gets ‘Top Employer’ certification
French rental company achieves certificate for the seventh year in a row
New Manitou access and material handling president
Elisabeth Ausimour joined Manitou in 2005 and takes over from Fernand Mira
Vinci revenue jumps 10%
Chairman praises 2019 performance and highlights ‘outstanding’ cash flow in annual results
Brexit boost for Altrad’s scaffolding rental
CEO Louis Huetz tells IRN about the shift to scaffold rental caused by Brexit uncertainty
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