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Klubb acquires Hematec
France-based group buys Germany and Austria distributor 
Versalift to manufacture France Elévateur lifts
The partnership will see France Elévateur lifts mounted on vehicles in Dublin 
United Rentals makes show of strength at Utility Expo
Rental company takes biggest stand ever at Lousiville show
Time opens new Ireland base
Versalift manufacturing, sales and service site will cover Time’s recently acquired brands 
Time Manufacturing names new Europe president
Kim Bach Jensen, previously managing director of the group’s Versalift International division, is promoted to the roles
FE Benelux moves location
Group, incorporating France Elévateur, moves to new facilities as part of global growth plan 
Platform Basket double debut
Manufacturer’s new Spider 39T for utility tasks and the RR9/200 rail mounted platform will be on display at the GIS show
United to debut tool-tracking utility trucks
United Rentals will unveil its “Truck of the Future” at The Utility Expo in Louisville later this month, plus hear educational sessions and more
CPL launches Isuzu mount
Unit becomes first aerial platform in the UK introduced on the new Isuzu D-Max pick up 
Ring Power offers Terex safety system
The Terex Positive Attachment Lanyard warning device is now offered as an option by Ring Power Utility Equipment
Platform Basket rail sector launch
Italian manufacturer launches the RR9/200 track and wheel mounted aerial platform for railway maintenance
ICUEE hits record highs
More than 19,000 delegates braved heatwave temperatures to attend the utility industry showcase
Terex expands Chinese facility
Chanzhou facility to expand by 100,000ft2 for materials processing and aerial utility production
Nesco acquires N&L Line Equipment
N&L manufactures many products related to the live-line maintenance of electric utility lines
Off road pick up expands Klubb range
Klubb has developed an articulated platform mounted on a Renault Alaskan rough terrain pick-up. The Kat 42 is being launched at the IAA commercial vehicle show
Tracked Lifts debuts fully insulated boom at ICUEE
Tracked Lifts unveiled its newest Platform Basket to the North American market at ICUEE. The US-based company represents Italy's Platform Basket, and another European supplier of atrium lifts, Danish company Omme Lifts. The Platform Basket 18.90/46 kV is a fully insulated, dielectrically isolated tracked lift that was made specifically for the utility sector, Tracked Lift's president Mike Hrycak told ALH. The 55-foot-working-height unit is based on an Omme 60-foot ultra compact tracked lift.
Nesco expands nationwide fleet
Indiana-based NEsco Sales and Rentals has acquired the remainder of Terex Utilities' equipment rental fleet in Virginia, Tennessee and Texas.
ICUEE prepares for October show
The International Construction and Utility Equipment Exposition and Demo Expo will open advanced registration on June 8 for its Oct. 4-6 trade show in Louisville, KY.
Lindsey Anderson reports on the warmer-than-aerial utility rental market
Utility rental houses felt a pinch from the economic downturn, but nothing compared to the construction rental market. Lindsey Anderson reports