International News http://rermag.com/taxonomy/term/7492/more en Hitachi Acquires Compressor Manufacturer Sullair from Accudyne Industries http://rermag.com/international-news/hitachi-acquires-compressor-manufacturer-sullair-accudyne-industries <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Tokyo-based Hitachi Ltd. has agreed to acquire Sullair Air Compressors from its parent company Accudyne Industries for $1.245 billion. Hitachi said its goal in the acquisition is to gain access to Sullair’s global sales network, primarily in North America. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/hitachi-acquires-compressor-manufacturer-sullair-accudyne-industries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/hitachi-acquires-compressor-manufacturer-sullair-accudyne-industries#comments Manufacturers International News Tue, 25 Apr 2017 22:24:00 +0000 87441 at http://rermag.com <p>Sullair has been a global player in the air compressor market for more than four decades.</p> Manitou Sales Jump 22 Percent in First Quarter http://rermag.com/international-news/manitou-sales-jump-22-percent-first-quarter <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Manitou posted first quarter sales of €380 million (about U.S. $407.6 million), a 22-percent increase compared to the first quarter of 2016. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/manitou-sales-jump-22-percent-first-quarter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/manitou-sales-jump-22-percent-first-quarter#comments International News Fri, 21 Apr 2017 21:35:00 +0000 87391 at http://rermag.com <p>Sales increased double digits in each of Manitou&#39;s division in the first quarter of 2017.</p> Aggreko Inks Six-Year Deal with the European Tour http://rermag.com/international-news/aggreko-inks-six-year-deal-european-tour <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Power and temperature control specialist <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/Aggreko?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about Aggreko">Aggreko</a></span> has agreed to a new long-term partnership with the European Tour until 2023. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/aggreko-inks-six-year-deal-european-tour" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/aggreko-inks-six-year-deal-european-tour#comments International News Power Generation Fri, 21 Apr 2017 16:51:00 +0000 87361 at http://rermag.com Haulotte’s Sales Leap 15.9 Percent in First Quarter http://rermag.com/international-news/haulotte-s-sales-leap-159-percent-first-quarter <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <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 Haulotte posted consolidated sales of €133.3 million in the first quarter of 2017, compared to €115 million for the same period in 2016, a 15.9 percent boost. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/haulotte-s-sales-leap-159-percent-first-quarter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/haulotte-s-sales-leap-159-percent-first-quarter#comments International News Aerial/Lifting Wed, 19 Apr 2017 01:34:00 +0000 87231 at http://rermag.com <p>Haulotte units at the Abu Dhabi airport.</p> Riwal Honored as Access Rental Company of the Year http://rermag.com/international-news/riwal-honored-access-rental-company-year <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Riwal, one of the world’s largest <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 specialists, has won the Access Rental Company of the Year Award at the International Awards for Powered Access organized by Access International magazine and the International Powered Access Federation. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/riwal-honored-access-rental-company-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/riwal-honored-access-rental-company-year#comments International News Aerial/Lifting Rental News Sat, 15 Apr 2017 19:44:00 +0000 87161 at http://rermag.com <p>Riwal staff honored at the International Awards for Powered Access ceremony.</p> Volvo CE Inaugurates Driveline Electromobility Testing Facility in Sweden http://rermag.com/international-news/volvo-ce-inaugurates-driveline-electromobility-testing-facility-sweden <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Volvo Construction Equipment has inaugurated its new driveline test facility in Eskilstuna, Sweden. The new building is home to several test rigs that will test both electric and conventional drivelines and components. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/volvo-ce-inaugurates-driveline-electromobility-testing-facility-sweden" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/volvo-ce-inaugurates-driveline-electromobility-testing-facility-sweden#comments International News Business & Technology Earthmoving Fri, 14 Apr 2017 01:52:00 +0000 87151 at http://rermag.com <p>The new building is home to several test rigs that will test both electric and conventional drivelines and components.</p> Aerial Rental Giant Riwal Acquires German Rental Company AFI GmbH http://rermag.com/international-news/aerial-rental-giant-riwal-acquires-german-rental-company-afi-gmbh <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Riwal, one of the world’s largest <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 specialists, has acquired German rental company AFI GmbH.</div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/aerial-rental-giant-riwal-acquires-german-rental-company-afi-gmbh" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/aerial-rental-giant-riwal-acquires-german-rental-company-afi-gmbh#comments Rental Companies International News Aerial/Lifting Rental News Tue, 11 Apr 2017 18:27:00 +0000 87041 at http://rermag.com <p>A Riwal branch in Poland.</p> U.K.’s Vp plc Acquires Jackson Mechanical Services http://rermag.com/international-news/uk-s-vp-plc-acquires-jackson-mechanical-services <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>U.K. rental company Vp plc has acquired Jackson Mechanical Services, a rental company with locations in Harpenden and Leeds in a deal valued at £3.6 million (about U.S. $4.5 million), according to U.K. media sources. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/uk-s-vp-plc-acquires-jackson-mechanical-services" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/uk-s-vp-plc-acquires-jackson-mechanical-services#comments Rental Companies International News Fri, 07 Apr 2017 23:05:00 +0000 87001 at http://rermag.com <p>Jackson Mechanical Services will be integrated into Vp&#39;s Hire Station brand.</p> Europe’s Boels Rental Acquires Supply UK Group http://rermag.com/international-news/europe-s-boels-rental-acquires-supply-uk-group <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Boels Rental, based in the Netherlands and one of the largest equipment rental companies in Europe, has acquired the entire share capital of Supply UK Group for an undisclosed sum. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/europe-s-boels-rental-acquires-supply-uk-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/europe-s-boels-rental-acquires-supply-uk-group#comments Rental Companies Headline News International News Rental News Wed, 05 Apr 2017 15:32:00 +0000 86871 at http://rermag.com <p>Boels Rental headquarters in Sittard, Netherlands.</p> Loxam Celebrates 50 Years with 500-Square-Meter Fresco on Headquarters Façade http://rermag.com/international-news/loxam-celebrates-50-years-500-square-meter-fresco-headquarters-fa-ade <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Europe’s largest equipment rental company Loxam celebrated its 50-year anniversary by installing a vast fresco on the glass façade of its group headquarters in Porte Maillot, Paris. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/loxam-celebrates-50-years-500-square-meter-fresco-headquarters-fa-ade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/loxam-celebrates-50-years-500-square-meter-fresco-headquarters-fa-ade#comments International News Rental News Wed, 29 Mar 2017 18:08:00 +0000 86701 at http://rermag.com <p>More than 50,000 vehicles per day pass Loxam&#39;s headquarters building in Place de la Porte Maillot in Paris.</p>