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IPAF calls for in-work training support
Member firms are encouraged to embrace the options for in-work training to support
Speedy appoints first ESG director
New environment, social and governance director, Amelia Woodley, will help Speedy achieve sustainability goals
Finning’s Canadian rental business drops 19% in Q1
Caterpillar dealer attributes fall to Covid-19 work stoppages
HSS sees big increase in digital business
22% of HSS Hire’s revenues in the final quarter of 2020 were generated through its digital platforms
UK construction making strong recovery
Survey by IHS Markit shows construction industry is growing at its fastest rate for over six years
Eagle Platforms adds 30 Haulotte telehandlers
UK rental firm expands fleet with the HTL 4014 and HTL 4017 telehandlers from Haulotte’s high lift range
GAP Group trials electric JCB mini excavator
JCB fully electric excavator being trialled by GAP works all day on a single charge 
KDM Hire opens €1.5 million Belfast depot
Rental company’s depot is part of €12.6 million expansion programme
GTAccess adds 22m Dingli scissors
The RT scissors will join a range of other orders from Dingli, Genie, JLG and Manitou at the UK rental company 
Major 2021 orders for Star Platforms
First move into large scissor market with 10 Dingli units, part of UK company’s £8million order
Podcast: Powered Access in TV & Film
Tim Kendall, of Media Access Solutions (MAS), talks to Access International’s Euan Youdale
AFI expands Super Set delivery fleet
UK rental company adds three DAF delivery trucks for its range of large MEWPs 
MAS places US$1.4million Haulotte order
UK-based Media Access Solutions’ order includes 15 of Haulotte’s new electric HS18E Pro RT scissors
Major UK contractors agree pre-qualification standard
Build UK’s Common Assessment Standard system will make pre-qualification for tenders cheaper and faster
CPL becomes Palfinger’s UK distributor
Sole UK distrubution covers Palfinger’s entire range of 13m to 90m aerial platforms
Kier & Sunbelt deliver 40% fuel savings
UK contractor Kier and rental business Sunbelt Rentals combine to demonstrate significant fuel and CO2 reductions
JCB unveils Stage V engines and equipment
UK-based manufacturer promotes clean diesel strategy at online event
UK renter EMY adds 20 Bobcats
EMY Plant Hire is among the first rental companies in the country to offer the Bobcat E85 articulated mini excavator 
WHC expands its Thwaites dumper fleet
UK-based Worcester Hire Centre adds 40 Thwaites dumpers to meet rising demand
Sunbelt Rentals UK joins emissions scheme
Sunbelt Rentals UK has signed up to a leading emissions compliance scheme.
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