International Powered Access Federation (IPAF)

International Powered Access Federation (IPAF)
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The International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) is pleased to announce Matt Fearon, President of Terex AWP, the global manufacturer of Genie® branded Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs), will be its headline speaker at the organisation’s annual ElevAÇÃO conference, on 5-6 February 2018 in São Paulo, Brazil. Confirming that Mr Fearon will...

Andy Access, the larger-than-life safety mascot of the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF), has made a stunning debut in Portugal with a first public appearance at Vertentes e Desafios da Segurança (VDS), the nation’s leading health & safety expo in Leiria. The event, of which IPAF was a Gold Sponsor, attracted more than 500 visitors and...

The International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) welcomes the forthcoming introduction of updated British standards regarding the safe use of Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs) and Mast Climbing Work Platforms (MCWPs). The new British Standards (BS) 8460 and 7981 supersede the 2005 and 2002 versions respectively, which will be withdrawn, and...

The International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) keeps up its safety push in China and wider South East Asia this week by taking a stand at the first ever edition of APEX Asia, which runs 31 October-3 November in Shanghai. Visitors to the first ever Asian edition of the popular APEX expo event hosted every three years in Europe by Industrial...

No fewer than 30 of this year’s Access 50 power list are members of the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF), owning between them more than one third of the entire estimated global rental fleet of Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs). Access 50 is an annual listing of powered access rental companies ranked by total fleet size compiled...

No fewer than 30 of this year’s Access 50 power list are members of the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF), owning between them more than one third of the entire estimated global rental fleet of Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs). Access 50 is an annual listing of powered access rental companies ranked by total fleet size compiled...

A special Mobile Elevating Work Platform (MEWP) control test rig has been travelling the world since its debut at the APEX 2017 event in Amsterdam, Netherlands, in May, and most recently has been on three major UK construction sites to gather data to help the global standards body make recommendations as to the best way to standardise MEWP controls...

A council of representatives and experts from across the powered access industry has been constituted for the first time ever by the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) in Hong Kong. Nine experts from across the industry will sit on the newly formed IPAF administrative region council for Hong Kong, which will be chaired by Tony Small,...

A council of representatives and experts from across the powered access industry has applied to the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) Board for recognition as the official IPAF administrative region council for Hong Kong. Nine experts from across the industry will sit on the newly formed IPAF administrative region council for Hong...

The International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) has made a senior management appointment to head up its global Technical & Safety department. Andrew Delahunt will join from a major global Mobile Elevating Work Platform (MEWP) manufacturer, where he is currently the Worldwide Safety and Homologation Manager. Andrew will be based in IPAF’s office...