Ahern Ireland™ officially opened for business today, following a grand opening ceremony and party held at its facility in Rathcoole, County Dublin on Thursday 27th June 2019. Part of the Ahern International division owned by Don Ahern, Ahern Ireland is the exclusive provider of sales, service and spare parts for Snorkel™ mobile elevating work platforms, […]


On Thursday 27th June, we welcomed many of our valued customers, suppliers, finance partners, neighbours and stakeholders to celebrate the grand opening of Ahern Ireland. Thank you to everyone who came along and supported us on what was an incredible evening.  

Are Moore

Arthur Deshon Moore: 1924 – 2019

It grieves us deeply to announce the passing of Art Moore, the founder of Snorkel, a current Snorkel board member, and a pioneer in the access industry, on June 19, 2019. We have been incredibly fortunate to have been graced with Art’s innovative vision, insightful wisdom, whimsical humor and cheerful personality for 94 years. Known […]

Ahern International Expands to Ireland

Ahern International Expands to Ireland

Henderson, Nevada, USA (30th May 2019) Ahern International, the global distribution division owned by Don Ahern, is pleased to announce that it will open a facility in Dublin, Ireland. Ahern Ireland™, which will officially open for business in June 2019, will be the exclusive provider of sales, service and spare parts for Snorkel™ mobile elevating […]

Amelia Pearce Ahern Companies Marketing Executive Promoted

Ahern Companies Marketing Executive Promoted

The Ahern family of companies is pleased to announce the promotion of Amelia Pearce from global marketing director to vice president of global marketing at Ahern Companies. Reporting directly to Don Ahern, Amelia develops and delivers global marketing strategies for all brands within the Ahern family of companies. Based at Xtreme Manufacturing and Snorkel global […]

Snorkel S3019E, SR1442 and SR1745

New Product Launches As Snorkel Celebrates 60 Years of Innovation at Bauma 2019

Snorkel, a leading global manufacturer of aerial work platforms and telehandlers, begins a week-long celebration of their 60-year anniversary as Bauma 2019 opens in Munich, Germany. The company, which is celebrating ‘60 years of innovation’, is unveiling a number of new product launches at the tri-annual construction equipment show which attracts in excess of 500,000 […]

Snorkel Launches Next-generation Electric Slab Scissor at Bauma 2019

Shown as a concept at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017, Snorkel is officially launching its next generation of electric slab scissor lifts at Bauma 2019. In line with Snorkel’s anniversary year theme ‘celebrating 60 years of innovation’, the Snorkel S3019E pushes the boundaries of scissor lift design. Developed from the ground-up by Snorkel’s in-house engineering team, the Snorkel […]

Snorkel SL26SL

Snorkel Previews Lithium-ion Powered Speed Level at Bauma 2019

Providing a glimpse into the future of the company’s product development projects, Snorkel is showing a preview of its first-ever lithium-ion powered aerial lift at Bauma 2019, which opens today. Branded the Snorkel SL26E, the new zero emission Speed Level will be powered by lithium-ion battery packs which offer a wide range of performance benefits […]

Snorkel Booms & Scissors for Blulift

Snorkel Booms & Scissors for Blulift

Washington, Tyne & Wear, U.K. (25 March 2019) Irish access hire company, Blulift, is expanding its fleet with the delivery of five Snorkel lifts. The three Snorkel A38E electric articulated boom lifts, and two Snorkel S3370RT compact rough terrain scissor lifts were recently handed over to Blulift Managing Director John Cusack, by David Roddy, Business […]

Snorkel Website Rvamp 2019

New Year, New Snorkel Website

Henderson, Nevada, USA (7th January 2019) Snorkel™, a leading full-line manufacturer of aerial lifts, is very pleased to announce that 2019 marks the company’s 60th anniversary. Founded in 1959 by Art Moore, with roots in the fire-fighting industry, Snorkel has grown into a global leader within the aerial lift industry. To kick off a year […]