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IPAF Appoints New CEO, Managing Director

The International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) announced that Peter Douglas will be the new CEO and managing director, effective Dec. 1.

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ANSI A92 MEWP Standards Delayed Until 2020

The effective date for the new ANSI A92 suite of standards for MEWPs has been pushed back until March 1, 2020, members of the A92 Main Committee decided at the 2019 ASC A92 Aerial Work Platforms An

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Manitou Releases Five New Boom Lifts for North America

Manitou Americas announced during a press event at its West Bend, Wisconsin, headquarters that it is introducing its telescopic boom lift line and a new articulating boom lift model. 

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United Rentals' Norty Turner to Lead IPAF; Boehler Steps Down

The International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) announced that Norty Turner, senior vice president of Services and Advanced Solutions at United Rentals, will replace Brad Boehler, the former pre

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Podcast: Behind the Scenes of the 2019 LLEAP Awards

Karen M. Scally

Ever wonder what goes into selecting the winners for the Leadership in Lifting Equipment and Aerial Platforms (LLEAP) Awards, presented by Lift and Access?

Let me tell you, it’s a pretty big deal.

I recently had the opportunity to serve as a guest on the Access Nation podcast, hosted by Phil Duane, owner of Schempp Wholesale Re-rent. Duane, who draws on his experience in the access equipment rental industry with roles at Snorkel, Altec, and JLG, asked me about the LLEAP Awards’ process, including:

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