ASV Holdings, provider of rubber-tracked compact track loaders and wheeled skid-steer loaders has begun a new agreement with the largest independently owned industrial equipment rental specialist in Australia, Kennards Hire, which has more than 150 locations in Australia and New England.

“We are pleased to announce that, after working with our Australian distribution partner, CEG Distributions, to successfully complete an extensive 18-month trial period, Kennards Hire, a pre-eminent name in the Australian equipment rental market, has approved ASV as a supplier of our RT-30 Posi-Track loaders,” said Justin Rupar, vice president of sales and marketing for ASV. “Kennards Hire, a family-owned third-generation business with $336 million in 2017 revenue, a staff of over 1,400 across its 150 locations, is a dynamic company that has grown as a consolidator in the region.

“Our long-term, leading presence in Australia has provided us with excellent brand recognition and a track record of proving high quality equipment and support. We are excited to be in the position to grow with Kennards, a leading rental organization. The equipment rental market is among our top growth opportunities and strategic initiatives, and this new agreement provides an excellent channel to increased sales in this market.”