AFI GmbH is a rental specialist of aerial work platforms, telehandlers and forklifts, founded in 2003 by Günther Aust. Today the company operates a fleet of 1300 machines from 9 depots across Germany and has 110 employees.

PALFINGER at APEX 2017: New features and a global premiere


• New Top class P 1000 – highest reach
• P 640 – new platform from the Jumbo class NX
• P 250 AXE – working easily and safely
• P 170 TXE Euro 6 – compact and manoeuvrable Smart Class
• P 200 AXE Euro 6 – safe and reliable
• P 160 A Euro 6 – flexible and skilful on city streets
• P 180 AJTK – equipped for any terrain

A Haulotte more for Extreme

UK based Extreme Powered Platforms Ltd have invested in a range of Haulotte products including 10,14 and 17M Telehandlers, 10 and 12M DX diesel scissor lifts, Star 6 and Star 10 Vertical mast booms, Electric HA12 CJ+ booms and HA16 RTJ Pro's.

The Faymonville Group acquires “Industrie COMETTO S.p.A.”


Faymonville, the manufacturer of semi-trailers for the special haulage industry has reached an agreement to acquire 100% of the shares of "Industrie COMETTO S.p.A." based in the North of Italy. With this strategic decision, Faymonville set the milestone to expand in the self-propelled modular trailer segment and strengthens its market position.

Manitou: 2016 Results


● Sales revenue of €1,332 million growing at a rate of +3.5% against 2015 (+5% at constant exchange rate)
● Recurring operating income at €71 million (5.3%) against €61 million (4.7%) in 2015
● EBITDA* of €99 million (7.4%) against €90 million in 2015
● Net income attributable to the equity holders of the Parent of €43 million against €32 million in 2015
● Total net debt at €59 million, gearing** of 11%
● Anticipation of an increase in sales for 2017 of approximately +5 to +7%
● Anticipation of an improved recurring operating income rate of approximately 50 basis points
● Dividend to be proposed at the upcoming Shareholders' meeting of €0.43 per share