This year’s IPAF Summit takes place in Dubai, UAE on Wednesday 6 March, on the same day as the International Awards for Powered Access (IAPA). It is the first time the event has been staged in the Middle East. There will be an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of the Manlift depot in Dubai the following day, available only to those booking to attend the Summit and IAPAs.
We are looking forward to demonstrating and showcasing our lean depot to our customers and visitors who are interested to learn more about the Manlift Way and how we continuously deliver the best customer experience.
Manlift is also very proud to announce that it has been shortlisted for Access Rental Company of the year, at this year’s IAPA awards. The IAPAs are the most prestigious awards in powered access and an independent panel of access industry experts, with more than 100 entries received for this year’s edition of the awards. Winners will be announced on the evening of the IPAF Summit 2019 in Dubai, UAE, on Wednesday 6 March.
To reach this far is truly an achievement and is a result of the dedication, hard work and commitment of the Manlift team in the region.
Over the last 10 years, Manlift has pioneered the Access industry in the Region by working with government bodies, customers, manufacturers & HSE companies to raise the level of safety and quality of access equipment in the marketplace.
The International Awards for Powered Access (IAPAs) and the IPAF Summit conference is a fantastic combined educational and networking event for the access industry.
The industry’s most important annual celebration, will be held for the first time in Dubai UAE, at the Radisson Blu Dubai Deira Creek Hotel on the 6 March 2019
IAPA 2019 SHORTLIST
More than 100 entries were received for this year’s edition of the IAPAs. The shortlist can be seen below.
The organisers of the event, IPAF and Access International, would like to thank the judges for their meticulous efforts in considering all the submissions, and to all those who sent in entries this year. The standard of the entries was very high overall, so, if you or your company did not make it on to the shortlist this year, please make sure you enter again next year.
Access Rental Company of the Year
- Shanghai Horizon
Contribution to Safe Working at Height
- Jason Anker – motivational safety speaker
- Manitou – reduce-program.com
- Skyjack – SGLE
Digital Development Award
- Comet – Solar virtual reality
- Haulotte – Quick Positioning app
- Hoogwerkt – online booking platform
- JLG – BIM library
- Riwal – Access4U
The IAPA Innovative Technology Prize
- GMG – I Power
- Ruthmann – Dynamic Reach System (DRS)
- Serious Labs – Ryze-MEWP VR Simulator
- Skyjack – Elevate On
IPAF Training Centre of the Year
- ALS Safety
- Nationwide Platforms
- UTN Training
IPAF Training Instructor of the Year
- Charlie Ellis
- Greg Trezise-Wallace
- Peter Hazell
Powered Access Pioneer
- Access Rental Gulf
- Rapid Access
- Rent & Rise
Product of the Year – Mast Climbing Work Platforms & Hoists
- Alimak – Mammoth TM
- Electroelsa – H50
- Maber – MBC50
- Scanclimber – Centum SC10000
Product of the Year – Scissor Lifts & Vertical Masts
- EHM – E Series
- Faraone – Elevah 50 Air
- Forever-ODM – 3215 Scissor-Boom
- Hybeko – Tunnel 3390 RT
- JLG – 10MSP
Product of the Year – Self Propelled Booms & Atrium Lifts
- Almac – Jibbi 1250 Evo
- Easy Lift – R420 EI
- Haulotte – HA20 LE PRO
- Niftylift – HR12L
- Sinoboom – GTBZ18J
Product of the Year – Vehicle and Trailer Mounted
- Bronto Skylift – S35EM
- Comet – Solar
- Ruthmann – Steiger T900
Access Photo of the Year
- To be announced at the ceremony
IPAF/Access International Lifetime Achievement Award
- To be announced at the ceremony