Rental Equipment Register http://rermag.com/rss.xml en Product of the Week - John Deere's 670G LC excavator http://rermag.com/excavators/product-week-john-deeres-670g-lc-excavator <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The 463-horsepower production-class model of John Deere's 670G LC <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/earthmoving/excavators?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about excavators">excavator</a></span> is now equipped with a Final Tier 4 <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/tools/engines-0?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about engines">engine</a></span> designed to meet the strictest emission standards, and it boasts customer-inspired updates to enhance productivity, maintenance and safety.</div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/excavators/product-week-john-deeres-670g-lc-excavator" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/excavators/product-week-john-deeres-670g-lc-excavator#comments Excavators Earthmoving Wed, 27 Jul 2016 21:27:00 +0000 80331 at http://rermag.com Interview with Greg Bennett: Rental Kiosks Streamline the Order Process http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-greg-bennett-rental-kiosks-streamline-order-process <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>RER interviews Greg Bennett, vice president of sales, Point of Rental Software, about new trends in rental-related software, the benefits of telematics, mobile apps, and how to make deliveries more efficiently. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-greg-bennett-rental-kiosks-streamline-order-process" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-greg-bennett-rental-kiosks-streamline-order-process#comments Bricks Clicks Interviews Business & Technology Wed, 27 Jul 2016 20:20:00 +0000 80321 at http://rermag.com Canadian Cat Dealer Toromont Posts Second Quarter Revenue Hike http://rermag.com/headline-news/canadian-cat-dealer-toromont-posts-second-quarter-revenue-hike <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Canadian <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/Caterpillar?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about Caterpillar">Caterpillar</a></span> dealer Toromont posted CDN $510.7 million (about U.S. $387 million) in second quarter revenue, compared to $484.5 million in the second quarter of 2015, a 5.4-percent increase. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/canadian-cat-dealer-toromont-posts-second-quarter-revenue-hike" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/canadian-cat-dealer-toromont-posts-second-quarter-revenue-hike#comments Headline News Earthmoving Wed, 27 Jul 2016 17:40:00 +0000 80311 at http://rermag.com Snorkel Names Armak Dış Ticaret A.Ş. Official Distributor for Turkey and CIS http://rermag.com/international-news/snorkel-names-armak-d-ticaret-official-distributor-turkey-and-cis <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Snorkel has appointed Armak Dış Ticaret A.Ş., also known as Armak Machinery, its official distributor in Turkey and CIS countries, the company said. Armak is a newly formed business from the owners of Uzmanlar Platform, a producer of truck-mounted platforms, and Arkon Group. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/snorkel-names-armak-d-ticaret-official-distributor-turkey-and-cis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/snorkel-names-armak-d-ticaret-official-distributor-turkey-and-cis#comments International News Aerial/Lifting Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:53:00 +0000 80301 at http://rermag.com <p>The newly created Armak Machinery is representing Snorkel in Turkey and seven CIS countries.</p> <p><span>The newly created&nbsp;</span>Armak<span>&nbsp;Machinery is representing Snorkel in Turkey and seven CIS countries</span></p> Atlas Copco Names Scott Carnell President of U.S. Division http://rermag.com/headline-news/atlas-copco-names-scott-carnell-president-us-division <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> Construction has named Scott Carnell, a veteran of 32 years of construction equipment industry experience, president of its United States division. Carnell replaces Erik Sparby, who has accepted the role of general manager, Customer Canter CR Greater China. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/atlas-copco-names-scott-carnell-president-us-division" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/atlas-copco-names-scott-carnell-president-us-division#comments Headline News Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:27:00 +0000 80291 at http://rermag.com <p>Carnell led Atlas Copco Rental in North America before taking the reins of Atlas Copco Construction.</p> Caterpillar Profits Better than Expected Although Sales Drop in Second Quarter http://rermag.com/headline-news/caterpillar-profits-better-expected-although-sales-drop-second-quarter <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Although <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/Caterpillar?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about Caterpillar">Caterpillar</a></span> sales and revenue dropped 16 percent in the second quarter compared to last year, results were still higher than expected. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/caterpillar-profits-better-expected-although-sales-drop-second-quarter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/caterpillar-profits-better-expected-although-sales-drop-second-quarter#comments Headline News Earthmoving Tue, 26 Jul 2016 19:47:00 +0000 80281 at http://rermag.com <p>Caterpillar&#39;s cost savings have paid dividends as weak demand, especially in commodities markets, is not likely to improve this year.</p> Acme Lift Hires Rental Veteran Hoglander as VP for Great Lakes Region http://rermag.com/headline-news/acme-lift-hires-rental-veteran-hoglander-vp-great-lakes-region <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Acme Lift Co. has hired Scott Hoglander, a 25-year rental industry veteran, as senior vice president of Great Lakes operations. Acme Lift is the world’s largest wholesale rental company, specializing in re-rental of the biggest boomlifts, telehandlers and portable air <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/power-generation/compressors-air-tools?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about compressors and air tools">compressors</a></span>. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/acme-lift-hires-rental-veteran-hoglander-vp-great-lakes-region" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/acme-lift-hires-rental-veteran-hoglander-vp-great-lakes-region#comments Headline News Aerial/Lifting Mon, 25 Jul 2016 21:55:00 +0000 80271 at http://rermag.com <p>Hoglander&nbsp;has 25 years in the aerial and rental industries.</p> SmartEquip Adds Four Manufacturers to its Network http://rermag.com/headline-news/smartequip-adds-four-manufacturers-its-network <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/SmartEquip?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about SmartEquip">SmartEquip</a></span> has added Brunner & Lay Inc.; Shatal Engineering Ltd. Europe; Tractel Group Benelux, and Toyota Material Handling Nederlands to its online parts support network. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/smartequip-adds-four-manufacturers-its-network" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/smartequip-adds-four-manufacturers-its-network#comments Headline News Business & Technology Mon, 25 Jul 2016 17:57:00 +0000 80261 at http://rermag.com The Stock Block http://rermag.com/trends_analysis/wall_street_beat/chart <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Check in on some of the latest stock prices for publicly traded rental companies and popular construction equipment and general tool manufacturers related to the rental equipment industry.</div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/trends_analysis/wall_street_beat/chart" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/trends_analysis/wall_street_beat/chart#comments Wall Street Beat Sat, 23 Jul 2016 04:00:00 +0000 11267 at http://rermag.com Rental Rates Better in Second Quarter, United’s Kneeland Says http://rermag.com/headline-news/rental-rates-better-second-quarter-united-s-kneeland-says <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Rental rates were better than anticipated in the second quarter, <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> CEO Michael Kneeland told an investor conference call after the company released its second quarter numbers. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/rental-rates-better-second-quarter-united-s-kneeland-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/rental-rates-better-second-quarter-united-s-kneeland-says#comments Headline News Rental News Fri, 22 Jul 2016 21:56:00 +0000 80251 at http://rermag.com <p>Business remains strong in United Rentals&#39; specialty divisions. &nbsp;</p> Aaction Figures http://rermag.com/headline-news/aaction-figures <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Serving a varied customer base, Northern California’s Aaction Rents is a leading rental player along Highway 101. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/aaction-figures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/aaction-figures#comments Headline News Rental Profiles Rental News Fri, 22 Jul 2016 19:50:00 +0000 80241 at http://rermag.com Terex Cranes Shuts Down Iowa Plant, Transfers Production to Oklahoma http://rermag.com/headline-news/terex-cranes-shuts-down-iowa-plant-transfers-production-oklahoma <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/Terex?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about Terex Corp.">Terex</a></span> Cranes has shut down its Waverly, Iowa, production facility and will expand North American crane production at its Oklahoma City facility. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/terex-cranes-shuts-down-iowa-plant-transfers-production-oklahoma" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/terex-cranes-shuts-down-iowa-plant-transfers-production-oklahoma#comments Cranes Headline News Fri, 22 Jul 2016 19:02:00 +0000 80231 at http://rermag.com <p>Terex cranes at work in Belgium.</p> 2Q16 Baird/RER Survey Shows Stability, But Questions Sustainability http://rermag.com/rental-news/2q16-bairdrer-survey-shows-stability-questions-sustainability <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Rental equipment demand held generally stable in the second quarter of 2016, but nervousness on the sustainability of the construction cycle emerged, according to the 2Q16 Baird/RER Rental Survey. The second quarter survey showed general stability compared to the first quarter, continuing a slight improvement off of 2015’s nadir. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/rental-news/2q16-bairdrer-survey-shows-stability-questions-sustainability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/rental-news/2q16-bairdrer-survey-shows-stability-questions-sustainability#comments Rental News Fri, 22 Jul 2016 16:57:00 +0000 80221 at http://rermag.com <p>Demand for rental and rental revenues continue to be stable, the survey finds, and the outlook for growth remains cautiously&nbsp;optimistic.&nbsp;</p> CNH Industrial Parts & Service Names Coffey Vice President http://rermag.com/headline-news/cnh-industrial-parts-service-names-coffey-vice-president <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>CNH Industrial Parts & Service, the aftersales product support division of CNH Industrial, has named Kurt Coffey vice president of CNH Industrial Parts & Service in North America. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/cnh-industrial-parts-service-names-coffey-vice-president" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/cnh-industrial-parts-service-names-coffey-vice-president#comments Headline News Thu, 21 Jul 2016 23:25:00 +0000 80211 at http://rermag.com Komatsu to Acquire Mining Equipment Manufacturer Joy Global in $3.7 Billion Deal http://rermag.com/headline-news/komatsu-acquire-mining-equipment-manufacturer-joy-global-37-billion-deal <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Japan’s Komatsu, the world’s second largest construction equipment manufacturer, has reached agreement to acquire mining equipment giant Joy Global in a transaction valued at approximately $3.7 billion, including Joy Global’s debt. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/komatsu-acquire-mining-equipment-manufacturer-joy-global-37-billion-deal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/komatsu-acquire-mining-equipment-manufacturer-joy-global-37-billion-deal#comments Manufacturers Headline News Earthmoving Thu, 21 Jul 2016 18:54:00 +0000 80201 at http://rermag.com <p>Komatsu,&nbsp;which&nbsp;manufacturers a wide variety of construction and open-pit&nbsp;mining equipment, will add a wide range of underground units with the acquisition of Joy Global.</p> United Rentals Revenue Remains Flat in Second Quarter, Net Income Up http://rermag.com/headline-news/united-rentals-revenue-remains-flat-second-quarter-net-income <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/United%20Rentals?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about United Rentals">United Rentals</a></span> posted $1.421 billion in total revenue in the second quarter compared to $1.429 billion for last year’s second quarter, a decline of less than 1 percent. Rental revenue dropped slightly more than 1 percent, from $1.220 billion in last year’s second quarter to $1.204 billion this year.</div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/united-rentals-revenue-remains-flat-second-quarter-net-income" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/united-rentals-revenue-remains-flat-second-quarter-net-income#comments Headline News Rental News Wed, 20 Jul 2016 21:44:00 +0000 80151 at http://rermag.com <p>United Rentals tanker provides assistance to residents fleeing the devastating Ft. MacMurray fires in Alberta recently.</p> Photo by Scott Fisher, United Rentals Konecranes Offers Divestiture to Ensure Approval of Terex MHPS Acquisition http://rermag.com/headline-news/konecranes-offers-divestiture-ensure-approval-terex-mhps-acquisition <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In order to address potential European Commission concerns about the supply of hoists in the European Economic Area, Finland-based Konecranes, which recently agreed to acquire <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/Terex?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about Terex Corp.">Terex</a></span>’s Material Handling Ports Solutions business for $1.22 billion, has offered to divest its Stahl CraneSystems business. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/konecranes-offers-divestiture-ensure-approval-terex-mhps-acquisition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/konecranes-offers-divestiture-ensure-approval-terex-mhps-acquisition#comments Manufacturers Headline News International News Wed, 20 Jul 2016 19:47:00 +0000 80131 at http://rermag.com <p>Konecranes is willing to divest a smaller firm in order to ensure regulatory approval of its acquisition of Terex MHPS.</p> Product of the Week - General Pipe Cleaners JM-1000 Mini-Jet http://rermag.com/drain-cleaning-equipment/product-week-general-pipe-cleaners-jm-1000-mini-jet <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>General Pipe Cleaners' JM-1000 Mini-Jet is designed to clear small lines, clogged sinks, and laundry drains from 1-1/2 inches to 3 inches with 1,500 psi of cleaning power.</div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/drain-cleaning-equipment/product-week-general-pipe-cleaners-jm-1000-mini-jet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/drain-cleaning-equipment/product-week-general-pipe-cleaners-jm-1000-mini-jet#comments Drain Cleaning Equipment Wed, 20 Jul 2016 19:41:00 +0000 80141 at http://rermag.com Toro Board Elects Richard Olson President and CEO http://rermag.com/headline-news/toro-board-elects-richard-olson-president-and-ceo <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The board of directors of the Toro Co. has elected Richard Olson president and CEO effective Nov. 1. Olson, a 30-year veteran of the company, has served as Toro’s president and chief operating officer since September 2015 and was elected to the company’s board of directors in January of this year. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/toro-board-elects-richard-olson-president-and-ceo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/toro-board-elects-richard-olson-president-and-ceo#comments Headline News Wed, 20 Jul 2016 18:35:00 +0000 80121 at http://rermag.com <p>Toro directional drilling equipment at a trade show.</p> Deere Awarded Construction Equipment Contract by NPPGov http://rermag.com/headline-news/deere-awarded-construction-equipment-contract-nppgov <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>John Deere was recently awarded a three-year construction equipment contract by the National Purchasing Partners Government Division, a cooperative purchasing organization that services public and nonprofit markets by providing access to contracts created through a request for proposal process conducted by a lead public agency. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/deere-awarded-construction-equipment-contract-nppgov" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/deere-awarded-construction-equipment-contract-nppgov#comments Headline News Earthmoving Wed, 20 Jul 2016 17:59:00 +0000 80111 at http://rermag.com <p>Deere equipment at work.</p> Volvo CE Net Sales Strong in Europe in Q2 But Down Elsewhere http://rermag.com/headline-news/volvo-ce-net-sales-strong-europe-q2-down-elsewhere <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Adjusted for currency movements, Volvo Construction Equipment reported a net sales decline of 7 percent in the second quarter of 2016, impacted by lower demand in most markets outside of Europe. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/volvo-ce-net-sales-strong-europe-q2-down-elsewhere" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/volvo-ce-net-sales-strong-europe-q2-down-elsewhere#comments Headline News International News Earthmoving Tue, 19 Jul 2016 19:05:00 +0000 80051 at http://rermag.com <p>Volvo CE posted strong net sales in Europe in the first half of 2016, but weaker in North America and elsewhere.</p> JLG Doubles Service Intervals for JLG and SkyTrak Telehandlers http://rermag.com/headline-news/jlg-doubles-service-intervals-jlg-and-skytrak-telehandlers <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/aeriallifting?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about aerial equipment">Aerial work platform</a></span> manufacturer <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/JLG?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about JLG">JLG Industries</a></span> has doubled the length of its <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/tools/engines-0?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about engines">engine</a></span> service intervals on JLG and SkyTrak telehandlers from 500 to 1,000 hours. The extended intervals apply to JLG and SkyTrak telehandlers equipped with QSF3.8 diesel engines. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/jlg-doubles-service-intervals-jlg-and-skytrak-telehandlers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/jlg-doubles-service-intervals-jlg-and-skytrak-telehandlers#comments Headline News Aerial/Lifting Tue, 19 Jul 2016 18:28:00 +0000 80041 at http://rermag.com <p>Mechanics at work on a &nbsp;JLG telehandler.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Interview with Adrian Aucoin: Focus on Data and Analytics http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-adrian-aucoin-focus-data-and-analytics <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>As part of a continuing series of interviews with software manufacturers, RER speaks with Adrian Arcoin, business developer/project manager, Corporate Services. Arcoin speaks about the growing importance of providing data and analytics as well as cloud services, why rental companies should use software to improve maintenance efficiency, fleet management and more. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-adrian-aucoin-focus-data-and-analytics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-adrian-aucoin-focus-data-and-analytics#comments Interviews Business & Technology Fri, 15 Jul 2016 19:19:00 +0000 80001 at http://rermag.com <p>Corporate Services&#39; mobile app.</p> Eurogrues Morocco Buys 58 Genie Aerial Work Platforms http://rermag.com/international-news/eurogrues-morocco-buys-58-genie-aerial-work-platforms <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/aeriallifting?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about aerial equipment">Aerial work platform</a></span> manufacturer <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/Terex?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about Terex Corp.">Terex</a></span> AWP has delivered the first units as part of a broad mix of 58 <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/Genie?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about Genie">Genie</a></span> boomlifts and scissorlifts to its customer Eurogrues Morocco, significantly increasing the company’s offering adapted to safe work at height in Morocco’s rapidly expanding construction sector. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/eurogrues-morocco-buys-58-genie-aerial-work-platforms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/eurogrues-morocco-buys-58-genie-aerial-work-platforms#comments International News Aerial/Lifting Fri, 15 Jul 2016 18:16:00 +0000 79991 at http://rermag.com Briggs Equipment Joins Manitou Dealer Network http://rermag.com/headline-news/briggs-equipment-joins-manitou-dealer-network <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Material handling equipment manufacturer Manitou has named Briggs Equipment as a dealer. Briggs Equipment will partner with Manitou to sell heavy capacity and rotating telehandlers in Dothan and Mobile, Ala.; Jacksonville, Miami, Orlando and Tampa, Fla.; Atlanta; Baton Rouge, Lafayette, Lake Charles and New Orleans, La. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/briggs-equipment-joins-manitou-dealer-network" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/briggs-equipment-joins-manitou-dealer-network#comments Headline News Distributor Fri, 15 Jul 2016 17:05:00 +0000 79981 at http://rermag.com Coal Downturn Causes Cat Dealers Whayne and Walker to Drop 165 Workers http://rermag.com/headline-news/coal-downturn-causes-cat-dealers-whayne-and-walker-drop-165-workers <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/Caterpillar?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about Caterpillar">Caterpillar</a></span> dealers Walker Machinery and Whayne Supply last week announced they will lay off 165 employees between them, primarily as a result of a downturn in the coal industry, the companies said. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/coal-downturn-causes-cat-dealers-whayne-and-walker-drop-165-workers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/coal-downturn-causes-cat-dealers-whayne-and-walker-drop-165-workers#comments Headline News Earthmoving Thu, 14 Jul 2016 19:50:00 +0000 79971 at http://rermag.com <p>Although construction is strong in most markets, a downturn in the coal industry has forced layoffs in Kentucky and West Virginia.</p> XCMG Top Chinese Construction Machinery Company Says World Brand Lab http://rermag.com/international-news/xcmg-top-chinese-construction-machinery-company-says-world-brand-lab <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Chinese construction and mining equipment manufacturer XCMG ranked highest among all Chinese construction machinery companies on the World Brand Lab’s 2016 list of China’s Top 500 Most Valuable Brands released recently at the World Brand Summit in Beijing. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/xcmg-top-chinese-construction-machinery-company-says-world-brand-lab" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/xcmg-top-chinese-construction-machinery-company-says-world-brand-lab#comments International News Earthmoving Thu, 14 Jul 2016 18:35:00 +0000 79961 at http://rermag.com Loxam Group, Europe’s Largest Rental Company, Joins IPAF to Promote Aerial Safety http://rermag.com/international-news/loxam-group-europe-s-largest-rental-company-joins-ipaf-promote-aerial-safety <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The entire Loxam Group, Europe’s largest rental company, has joined the International Powered Access Federation. Loxam Group consists of 11 Loxam companies. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/loxam-group-europe-s-largest-rental-company-joins-ipaf-promote-aerial-safety" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/loxam-group-europe-s-largest-rental-company-joins-ipaf-promote-aerial-safety#comments Headline News International News Aerial/Lifting Thu, 14 Jul 2016 18:06:00 +0000 79951 at http://rermag.com <p>From left: Alice Henault, Loxax access division director, and&nbsp;St&eacute;phane H&eacute;non, Loxam managing director, with IPAF CEO Tim Whiteman.</p> Imperial Crane Expands its Fleet of Liebherr Cranes http://rermag.com/headline-news/imperial-crane-expands-its-fleet-liebherr-cranes <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Imperial Crane purchased Liebherr Cranes during the recent Bauma trade fair in Munich, Germany. Imperial purchased an LTM 1300-6.2, a 350-ton capacity mobile crane from Ehingen, Germany, as well as two LR 1300SXs, a 300-tonnes capacity lattice boom crawler crane produced in Nenzing, Austria. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/imperial-crane-expands-its-fleet-liebherr-cranes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/imperial-crane-expands-its-fleet-liebherr-cranes#comments Headline News Aerial/Lifting Wed, 13 Jul 2016 21:23:00 +0000 79911 at http://rermag.com <p>Pictures of Imperial&#39;s Liebherr cranes. In the upper right photo, from left:&nbsp;Larry Eckhart, vice president of Imperial Crane Services;&nbsp;Bruce Gay, crane operator, and Imperial Cranes president and CEO&nbsp;BJ Bohne.<br /> <br /> &nbsp;</p> Ritchie Bros. Completes Acquisition of RB Financial Services and Machinio http://rermag.com/headline-news/ritchie-bros-completes-acquisition-rb-financial-services-and-machinio <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers has completed the acquisition of the outstanding minority interest of Ritchie Bros. Financial Services and has made a strategic investment in Machinio Corp., a global search <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/tools/engines-0?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about engines">engine</a></span> for finding, buying and selling equipment. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/ritchie-bros-completes-acquisition-rb-financial-services-and-machinio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/ritchie-bros-completes-acquisition-rb-financial-services-and-machinio#comments Headline News Mergers & Acquisitions Wed, 13 Jul 2016 20:50:00 +0000 79871 at http://rermag.com <p>Wheel loaders for auction at Ritchie Bros. Orlando, Fla., facility.</p>