Rental Equipment Register http://rermag.com/rss.xml en Atlas Copco Acquires Specialty Dryer Rental Business http://rermag.com/headline-news/atlas-copco-acquires-specialty-dryer-rental-business <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/Atlas%20Copco?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about Atlas Copco Rental">Atlas Copco</a></span> has acquired the operating assets of Mustang Services, a U.S. specialty dryer rental business that serves industries such as refineries, petrochemical plants and general manufacturing. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/atlas-copco-acquires-specialty-dryer-rental-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/atlas-copco-acquires-specialty-dryer-rental-business#comments Headline News Mergers & Acquisitions Sat, 04 Jul 2015 02:45:00 +0000 67861 at http://rermag.com <p>Atlas Copco&#39;s specialty rental business will add Mustang&#39;s air dryer to rent to refineries, petrochemical plants and other rental companies.</p> Speedy CEO Resigns after Slow Fiscal First Quarter http://rermag.com/international-news/speedy-ceo-resigns-after-slow-fiscal-first-quarter <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Mark Roberson, CEO of Speedy Hire, the U.K.’s largest equipment rental company, is stepping down after a slower than expected start to the company’s fiscal year, Speedy announced. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/speedy-ceo-resigns-after-slow-fiscal-first-quarter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/speedy-ceo-resigns-after-slow-fiscal-first-quarter#comments International News Sat, 04 Jul 2015 02:18:00 +0000 67851 at http://rermag.com <p>Roberson, shown inaugurating Speedy&#39;s national distribution center, stepped down following a slower-that-expected fiscal first quarter for the U.K.&#39;s largest rental company.</p> BigRentz Hires Former HERC Executive Franklin McDonald as VP http://rermag.com/headline-news/bigrentz-hires-former-herc-executive-franklin-mcdonald-vp <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>BigRentz, the online rental service, has named rental industry veteran Franklin McDonald vice president of operations. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/bigrentz-hires-former-herc-executive-franklin-mcdonald-vp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/bigrentz-hires-former-herc-executive-franklin-mcdonald-vp#comments Headline News Thu, 02 Jul 2015 22:19:00 +0000 67841 at http://rermag.com <p>Franklin McDonald is the latest executive to join BigRentz.</p> National Trench Safety Relocates San Antonio Branch to Larger Facility http://rermag.com/headline-news/national-trench-safety-relocates-san-antonio-branch-larger-facility <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>National Trench Safety, Houston-based company specializing in the rental and sales of trench and traffic safety equipment, engineering and OSHA-compliant training classes, has relocated its San Antonio operation. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/national-trench-safety-relocates-san-antonio-branch-larger-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/national-trench-safety-relocates-san-antonio-branch-larger-facility#comments Headline News Thu, 02 Jul 2015 19:04:00 +0000 67831 at http://rermag.com <p>Workers in a trench shored by National Trench Safety at a petrochemical plant.</p> SafeWorks Acquires Germany’s DualLift http://rermag.com/headline-news/safeworks-acquires-germany-s-duallift <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>SafeWorks, a global leader in the design and manufacture of suspended access products and a portfolio company of Evergreen Pacific Partners, has acquired Dual Lift GmbH, a Germany-based manufacturer of traction hoists. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/safeworks-acquires-germany-s-duallift" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/safeworks-acquires-germany-s-duallift#comments Headline News Mergers & Acquisitions Thu, 02 Jul 2015 18:33:00 +0000 67821 at http://rermag.com <p>A suspended platform used in glass installation by Spider, a division of SafeWorks.</p> Milestone Capital Acquires Event Specialists Aztec and Shaffer http://rermag.com/headline-news/milestone-capital-acquires-event-specialists-aztec-and-shaffer <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A group sponsored by Houston-based private equity firm Milestone Capital acquired Aztec Events & Tents, based in Houston, and Shaffer Sports & Events, based in Birmingham, Ala. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/milestone-capital-acquires-event-specialists-aztec-and-shaffer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/milestone-capital-acquires-event-specialists-aztec-and-shaffer#comments Headline News Mergers & Acquisitions Wed, 01 Jul 2015 21:57:00 +0000 67761 at http://rermag.com <p>Private equity firm Milestone Capital acquires two leading event rental firms.</p> Product of the Week - Bobcat S740 skid-steer loader http://rermag.com/skid-steer-loaders/product-week-bobcat-s740-skid-steer-loader <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The S740 is powered by an <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/tools/engines-0?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about engines">engine</a></span> that is under 75 horsepower and doesn’t require a diesel particulate filter, selective catalytic reduction or diesel exhaust fluid.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/skid-steer-loaders/product-week-bobcat-s740-skid-steer-loader" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/skid-steer-loaders/product-week-bobcat-s740-skid-steer-loader#comments Skid Steer Loaders Wed, 01 Jul 2015 21:03:00 +0000 67771 at http://rermag.com JLG Creates E-Commerce Website for Pre-Owned Equipment http://rermag.com/headline-news/jlg-creates-e-commerce-website-pre-owned-equipment <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/JLG?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about JLG">JLG Industries</a></span>, an Oshkosh Corp. company, and leading global manufacturer of <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/aeriallifting?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about aerial equipment">aerial work platforms</a></span> and telescopic material handlers, introduces <a href="http://www.JLGUsed.com" title="www.JLGUsed.com">www.JLGUsed.com</a>, a website where users can find, inspect and buy quality pre-owned construction equipment from JLG. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/jlg-creates-e-commerce-website-pre-owned-equipment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/jlg-creates-e-commerce-website-pre-owned-equipment#comments Headline News Business & Technology Wed, 01 Jul 2015 19:23:00 +0000 67721 at http://rermag.com <p>JLG&#39;s new used equipment website allows users to search for brands and machine types, arrange payment options and shipping, and create a personal wishlist if they can&#39;t find what they want.</p> Emeco Cancels Orionstone Merger and Acquisition of Rentco http://rermag.com/international-news/emeco-cancels-orionstone-merger-and-acquisition-rentco <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Australian <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/earthmoving/heavy-equipment?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about heavy equipment">heavy equipment</a></span> rental specialist Emeco said it has concluded discussions with competitor Orionstone regarding a potential merger of the two businesses and also pulled the plug on a previously announced acquisition of truck rental specialist Rentco. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/emeco-cancels-orionstone-merger-and-acquisition-rentco" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/emeco-cancels-orionstone-merger-and-acquisition-rentco#comments International News Mergers & Acquisitions Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:09:00 +0000 67711 at http://rermag.com Longtime General Manager Acquires AAA Rentals in Redwood City http://rermag.com/headline-news/longtime-general-manager-acquires-aaa-rentals-redwood-city <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>K&L Rentals Inc., doing business as AAA Rentals, Redwood City, Calif., has been acquired by Ed and Gerald Dobbs, its longstanding management team, Rental Acquisitions LLC announced today. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/longtime-general-manager-acquires-aaa-rentals-redwood-city" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/longtime-general-manager-acquires-aaa-rentals-redwood-city#comments Headline News Mergers & Acquisitions Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:14:00 +0000 67701 at http://rermag.com <p>After 50 years in business, AAA Rentals is acquired by longtime general manager Ed Dobbs.</p> Photo by Fred Hageman, Rental Acquisitions LLC PDQ Rentals, a Point-of-Rental Software Customer, Joins with SmartEquip http://rermag.com/headline-news/pdq-rentals-point-rental-software-customer-joins-smartequip <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>PDQ Rentals, Santa Fe Springs, Calif., has joined the <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/SmartEquip?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about SmartEquip">SmartEquip Network</a></span> and will utilize SmartEquip’s Enterprise application in conjunction with its existing rental management software by Point-of-Rental. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/pdq-rentals-point-rental-software-customer-joins-smartequip" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/pdq-rentals-point-rental-software-customer-joins-smartequip#comments Headline News Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:24:00 +0000 67691 at http://rermag.com <p>PDQ Rentals, one of Southern California&#39;s leading independent equipment rental companies, is the latest mid-market rental company to take advantage of the integration between SmartEquip and Point-of-Rental.</p> Photo by Michael Roth, RER Barnhart Crane to Acquire Sicklesteel Cranes http://rermag.com/headline-news/barnhart-crane-acquire-sicklesteel-cranes-0 <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Barnhart Crane has reached a definitive agreement to acquire Sicklesteel Cranes Inc., based in Mount Vernon, Wash., as consolidation continues in the crane rental industry. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/barnhart-crane-acquire-sicklesteel-cranes-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/barnhart-crane-acquire-sicklesteel-cranes-0#comments Headline News Mergers & Acquisitions Tue, 30 Jun 2015 16:49:00 +0000 67681 at http://rermag.com <p>Sicklesteel Cranes, acquired by Barnhart Crane, includes Terex crane products in its inventory.</p> Carolina Cat Helps Construct Solar Energy Project http://rermag.com/headline-news/carolina-cat-helps-construct-solar-energy-project <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Carolina Cat Power Systems, a leading provider of rental, service, parts and sales of <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/power-generation?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about power generation">power generation</a></span> equipment, is completing the final stages of construction for a new 10-acre solar farm in Shelby, N.C. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/carolina-cat-helps-construct-solar-energy-project" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/carolina-cat-helps-construct-solar-energy-project#comments Headline News Mon, 29 Jun 2015 23:11:00 +0000 67661 at http://rermag.com <p>Carolina Cat Power Systems is helping to build a 10-acre solar farm to provide 3 megawatts of electricity, enough to power about 250 homes.</p> Branch Manager - Fairfield, Calif. - All Star Rents http://rermag.com/classifieds/branch-manager-fairfield-calif-all-star-rents <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>We are currently hiring a Branch Manager for our Fairfield, CA location. This is a high volume contractor and homeowner location. Previous experience managing in the equipment rental field is a must.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/classifieds/branch-manager-fairfield-calif-all-star-rents" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/classifieds/branch-manager-fairfield-calif-all-star-rents#comments Classifieds Mon, 29 Jun 2015 20:56:00 +0000 67751 at http://rermag.com Equipment Rental Call Center Representative - ACME Lift Company http://rermag.com/classifieds/equipment-rental-call-center-representative-acme-lift-company <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>As a Call Center Representative, you will work directly with the Director of Strategic Accounts to execute Sales and Marketing initiatives to support sales and operation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/classifieds/equipment-rental-call-center-representative-acme-lift-company" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/classifieds/equipment-rental-call-center-representative-acme-lift-company#comments Classifieds Mon, 29 Jun 2015 20:45:00 +0000 67741 at http://rermag.com Rental Sales Manager - Whayne Power Systems http://rermag.com/classifieds/rental-sales-manager-whayne-power-systems <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Whayne Power Systems is looking for a Rental Sales Manager. The purpose of this position is to develop and direct the sales, fleet, and operational aspects of the Company’s PSD Rental-Used businesses to achieve sales, market-share, and profit objectives.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/classifieds/rental-sales-manager-whayne-power-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/classifieds/rental-sales-manager-whayne-power-systems#comments Classifieds Mon, 29 Jun 2015 13:31:00 +0000 67731 at http://rermag.com A Tool Shed Opens Salinas Branch at Former Powers Rentals Property http://rermag.com/headline-news/tool-shed-opens-salinas-branch-former-powers-rentals-property <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>A Tool Shed, celebrating 70 years in business in northern California, recently opened a new branch in Salinas, Calif., on a yard that formerly housed Powers Rentals, founded by the late Paul Powers Jr. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/tool-shed-opens-salinas-branch-former-powers-rentals-property" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/tool-shed-opens-salinas-branch-former-powers-rentals-property#comments Headline News Fri, 26 Jun 2015 21:03:00 +0000 67651 at http://rermag.com Loxam Negotiating to Buy HERC’s French and Spanish Rental Businesses http://rermag.com/international-news/loxam-negotiating-buy-herc-s-french-and-spanish-rental-businesses <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/Hertz?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about Hertz">Hertz</a></span> Corp. announced it has entered into exclusive negotiations with the Loxam Group for the potential acquisition of the France and Spain businesses of Hertz Equipment Rental Corp.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/loxam-negotiating-buy-herc-s-french-and-spanish-rental-businesses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/loxam-negotiating-buy-herc-s-french-and-spanish-rental-businesses#comments International News Fri, 26 Jun 2015 20:02:00 +0000 67641 at http://rermag.com <p>HERC is negotiating a potential sale of its rental businesses in France and Spain with Paris-based Loxam, Europe&#39;s largest equipment rental company. Pictured is new HERC CEO Larry Silber.</p> Rental vs Non-rental Equipment: Price Analysis Reveals Best Time to Buy http://rermag.com/business-info-analysis/rental-vs-non-rental-equipment-price-analysis-reveals-best-time-buy <div class="field-byline"> EquipmentWatch </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>There is a significant shift in prices as age increases between rental and non–rental equipment.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/business-info-analysis/rental-vs-non-rental-equipment-price-analysis-reveals-best-time-buy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/business-info-analysis/rental-vs-non-rental-equipment-price-analysis-reveals-best-time-buy#comments Business Info Analysis Fri, 26 Jun 2015 16:18:00 +0000 67631 at http://rermag.com Southeastern Equipment Adds Parts and Sales Staff http://rermag.com/headline-news/southeastern-equipment-adds-parts-and-sales-staff <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Southeastern Equipment has added new outside sales and parts associates for various branches. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/southeastern-equipment-adds-parts-and-sales-staff" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/southeastern-equipment-adds-parts-and-sales-staff#comments Headline News Thu, 25 Jun 2015 23:20:00 +0000 67621 at http://rermag.com <p>Former heavy equipment operator Jamie Hibbs&nbsp;joins Southeastern as a parts associate.</p> Polish Rental Association Formed in Warsaw http://rermag.com/international-news/polish-rental-association-formed-warsaw <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The Polish Rental Association was launched in Warsaw last week consisting of 16 of the largest companies in the European rental industry. The association&rsquo;s statutory objectives include promotion of the rental industry, educational activities for consumers, creating awareness and increasing safety at work.</p> <p>The establishment of the association was initiated in 2014 in cooperation with the European Rental Association.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/polish-rental-association-formed-warsaw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/polish-rental-association-formed-warsaw#comments International News Thu, 25 Jun 2015 19:17:00 +0000 67611 at http://rermag.com <p>Founding members of the Polish Rental Association gather in Warsaw. The PRA will promote rental in Poland, increase safety awareness, provide independent statistical information about the market, and promote environmental protection.</p> Holland’s Riwal Acquires Training Specialist ALS Safety http://rermag.com/international-news/holland-s-riwal-acquires-training-specialist-als-safety <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Riwal, international <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/aeriallifting?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about aerial equipment">aerial work platform</a></span> and telehandler rental specialist, has acquired ALS Safety Ltd., a U.K.-based provider of aerial safety training. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/holland-s-riwal-acquires-training-specialist-als-safety" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/holland-s-riwal-acquires-training-specialist-als-safety#comments International News Mergers & Acquisitions Thu, 25 Jun 2015 18:23:00 +0000 67601 at http://rermag.com <p>From left: Tim White, Riwal UK; Darren Verschuren, ALS Safety; and Dave Freebody, Riwal UK celebrate Riwal&#39;s acquisition of ALS.</p> Imperial Crane Services Expands Its Fleet http://rermag.com/headline-news/imperial-crane-services-expands-its-fleet <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Imperial Crane Services continued its trend towards growth and expansion with a purchase of $10.5 million in new cranes. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/imperial-crane-services-expands-its-fleet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/imperial-crane-services-expands-its-fleet#comments Headline News Wed, 24 Jun 2015 22:37:00 +0000 67551 at http://rermag.com <p>The growing commercial and industrial construction economy is providing growth opportunities for the Chicago-area crane rental company.</p> Product of the Week - Volvo EW160E and EW180E wheeled excavators http://rermag.com/wheel-loaders/product-week-volvo-ew160e-and-ew180e-wheeled-excavators <div class="field-deck"> The new Volvo EW160E and EW180E wheeled excavators are designed for utility or road construction with increased reach, better visibility and improved grading performance. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The new Volvo EW160E and EW180E wheeled <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/earthmoving/excavators?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about excavators">excavators</a></span> are designed for utility or road construction with increased reach, better visibility and improved grading performance.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/wheel-loaders/product-week-volvo-ew160e-and-ew180e-wheeled-excavators" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/wheel-loaders/product-week-volvo-ew160e-and-ew180e-wheeled-excavators#comments Wheel Loaders Wed, 24 Jun 2015 21:57:00 +0000 67561 at http://rermag.com 3M Acquires Fall-Protection Equipment Supplier Capital Safety http://rermag.com/headline-news/3m-acquires-fall-protection-equipment-supplier-capital-safety <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>3M has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Bloomington, Minn.-based Capital Safety from private equity firm KKR for $2.5 billion, including the assumption of $700 million of debt, net of cash acquired. Capital Safety is a leading global provider of fall-protection equipment, one of the fastest-growing safety categories within the personal protective equipment industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/3m-acquires-fall-protection-equipment-supplier-capital-safety" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/3m-acquires-fall-protection-equipment-supplier-capital-safety#comments Headline News Mergers & Acquisitions Wed, 24 Jun 2015 21:47:00 +0000 67541 at http://rermag.com HERC Names Richard Marani Chief Information Officer http://rermag.com/headline-news/herc-names-richard-marani-chief-information-officer <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/Hertz?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about Hertz">Hertz Equipment Rental Corp</a></span>., on the heels of hiring Bruce Dressel as chief operating officer, has named IT veteran Richard Marani chief information officer, reporting to Larry Silber, president and CEO of HERC. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/herc-names-richard-marani-chief-information-officer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/herc-names-richard-marani-chief-information-officer#comments Headline News Wed, 24 Jun 2015 20:54:00 +0000 67531 at http://rermag.com <p>The experienced Marani is expected to ensure HERC&#39;s systems are well prepared for its eventual status as a stand-alone company.</p> HERC Hires former Sunbelt CEO Dressel as COO http://rermag.com/headline-news/herc-hires-former-sunbelt-ceo-dressel-coo <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/Hertz?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about Hertz">Hertz Equipment Rental Corp</a></span>. has named equipment rental industry veteran and former CEO of <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/Sunbelt%20Rentals?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about Sunbelt Rentals">Sunbelt Rentals</a></span> Bruce Dressel chief operating officer. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/herc-hires-former-sunbelt-ceo-dressel-coo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/herc-hires-former-sunbelt-ceo-dressel-coo#comments Headline News Wed, 24 Jun 2015 04:15:00 +0000 67491 at http://rermag.com <p>HERC is beefing up its management team with the likelihood of separating from Hertz in the future.</p> Before and After: H&E Remanufactures Manitowoc 4600 Dragline Crawler Crane http://rermag.com/headline-news/and-after-he-remanufactures-manitowoc-4600-dragline-crawler-crane <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Manitowoc EnCORE partner H&E Equipment Services’ crane remanufacturing and structural repair business finished the complete remanufacturing of a Manitowoc 4600 dragline crawler crane for Chicago-based United States Gypsum Co. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/and-after-he-remanufactures-manitowoc-4600-dragline-crawler-crane" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/and-after-he-remanufactures-manitowoc-4600-dragline-crawler-crane#comments Headline News Tue, 23 Jun 2015 17:58:00 +0000 67481 at http://rermag.com An Investment Boosts Confidence in the Rental Industry http://rermag.com/blog/investment-boosts-confidence-rental-industry <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Jana Partners, a major investment firm, has acquired a 6-percent ownership stake in <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/United%20Rentals?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about United Rentals">United Rentals</a></span>. This show of confidence in United Rentals has greater significance than just helping boost United’s stock price, which had tumbled some in recent weeks reflecting investor jitters in regard to slumping oil prices. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/rent-talk">Rent Talk</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/blog/investment-boosts-confidence-rental-industry" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/blog/investment-boosts-confidence-rental-industry#comments Rent Talk Tue, 23 Jun 2015 00:21:00 +0000 67471 at http://rermag.com Highlights from a Great Year http://rermag.com/blog/highlights-great-year-0 <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p>It was definitely a great year for the <em>RER</em> 100. Starting at the top, <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/United%20Rentals?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about United Rentals">United Rentals</a></span> came close to $5 billion in rental revenue, more than doubling its closest competitor <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/Sunbelt%20Rentals?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about Sunbelt Rentals">Sunbelt Rentals</a></span>, now at $2.3 billion after a stunning 25-percent rental volume growth. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/rent-talk">Rent Talk</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://rermag.com/blog/highlights-great-year-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/blog/highlights-great-year-0#comments Rent Talk Mon, 22 Jun 2015 23:40:00 +0000 67461 at http://rermag.com