The International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) will be highlighting its presence at bauma China with a networking reception on Nov. 26, 2014 to mark the opening of the IPAF China office and the launch of IPAF operator training materials in Chinese. IPAF is exhibiting at stand E2.450 at bauma China from Nov. 25-28, 2014 at the Shanghai International Expo Centre.
The networking reception is open to IPAF members and anyone who manufactures, rents, distributes, operates, uses or works with mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs), also known as aerial work platforms (AWPs). Attendees will learn about IPAF’s new office and planned activities in China, and get insights on how IPAF operator training can increase safety and productivity in their businesses.
This launch and networking reception offers an opportunity to meet representatives working in the Chinese MEWP industry – equipment manufacturers, rental companies, contractors, end-users, health and safety authorities, and associations – right at the heart of one of the fastest growing MEWP markets. Representing IPAF are: Bai Ri, IPAF’s new representative for China; Raymond Wat, regional general manager, IPAF South East Asia; and Tim Whiteman, IPAF CEO.
IPAF’s stand at bauma China will promote the Federation’s activities for the industry, raise awareness of how MEWPs provide a safe and effective way to perform temporary work at height, and offer solutions to keep the industry safe through operator training and technical and safety resources. Details at www.ipaf.org/events or e-mail [email protected]