News & Analysis http://rermag.com/taxonomy/term/7515/more en SafwayAtlantic Acquires Assets of Hoist and Scaffold Provider All-Safe http://rermag.com/headline-news/safwayatlantic-acquires-assets-hoist-and-scaffold-provider-all-safe <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>BrandSafway and Safway Atlantic have acquired the assets of All-Safe LLC, a Brooklyn, N.Y.-based company that provides turnkey hoisting, scaffolding, shoring and bracing as well as jobsite protection solutions for commercial construction projects of any size. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/safwayatlantic-acquires-assets-hoist-and-scaffold-provider-all-safe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/safwayatlantic-acquires-assets-hoist-and-scaffold-provider-all-safe#comments Rental Companies Headline News Aerial/Lifting Wed, 23 Aug 2017 21:14:00 +0000 90641 at http://rermag.com <p>A suspended scaffolding solution by Spider, a BrandSafway&nbsp;company, in Bellevue, Wash., recently, enabling a glass-installation job.</p> Snorkel Records 20-Percent Sales Increase in First Half of 2017 http://rermag.com/international-news/snorkel-records-20-percent-sales-increase-first-half-2017 <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Snorkel posted second quarter sales of $44.9 million, a 20-percent increase compared to the same period in 2016, with an operating profit, excluding depreciation, of $1.1 million according to a business update released by Tanfield, which owns 49 percent of Snorkel’s equity. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/snorkel-records-20-percent-sales-increase-first-half-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/snorkel-records-20-percent-sales-increase-first-half-2017#comments Headline News International News Aerial/Lifting Wed, 23 Aug 2017 20:14:00 +0000 90631 at http://rermag.com <p>Snorkel and Xtreme machines at ConExpo in Las Vegas earlier this year.</p> United Rentals Acquires Cummins’ Generator Assets and Fleet http://rermag.com/headline-news/united-rentals-acquires-cummins-generator-assets-and-fleet <div class="field-byline"> Posted by 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> has expanded its power and HVAC fleet by acquiring power equipment assets, primarily mobile rental <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/power-generation?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about power generation">generator</a></span> sets, from Cummins Inc. The company will start serving the needs of former Cummins rental customers, and has made its newly acquired rental equipment available immediately. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/united-rentals-acquires-cummins-generator-assets-and-fleet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/united-rentals-acquires-cummins-generator-assets-and-fleet#comments Headline News Mergers & Acquisitions Power Generation Wed, 23 Aug 2017 15:26:00 +0000 90621 at http://rermag.com <p>United Rentals using a Cummins generator to power an ice track last year.</p> U.S. Senator Visits UniCarriers Americas to Highlight Job Creation http://rermag.com/headline-news/us-senator-visits-unicarriers-americas-highlight-job-creation <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Senator Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) visited Unicarriers America yesterday, attracted by its dedication to creating jobs in Illinois. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/us-senator-visits-unicarriers-americas-highlight-job-creation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/us-senator-visits-unicarriers-americas-highlight-job-creation#comments Headline News Supply Side Aerial/Lifting Tue, 22 Aug 2017 22:14:00 +0000 90611 at http://rermag.com <p>U.S. Senator Dick Durbin, at left, visits UniCarriers America in Marengo, Ill., in recognition of its role in creating jobs and manufacturing opportunities. At right is UniCarriers&nbsp;president&nbsp;James Radous III.</p> Interviews with Software Manufacturers: Logistics Mission Critical http://rermag.com/interviews/interviews-software-manufacturers-logistics-mission-critical <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>RER interviews several leading software manufacturers about software trends in managing logistics, increasing automation, growing customer ability to manage accounts, the power of the cloud, future rental software developments and more. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/interviews/interviews-software-manufacturers-logistics-mission-critical" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/interviews/interviews-software-manufacturers-logistics-mission-critical#comments Bricks Clicks Interviews Business & Technology Tue, 22 Aug 2017 17:35:00 +0000 90601 at http://rermag.com Point of Rental Makes Inc. 5000 List for Third Time in Four Years http://rermag.com/headline-news/point-rental-makes-inc-5000-list-third-time-four-years <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Point of Rental Software was named to Inc. Magazine’s Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States for the second year in a row and third time in four years.</div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/point-rental-makes-inc-5000-list-third-time-four-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/point-rental-makes-inc-5000-list-third-time-four-years#comments Bricks Clicks Headline News Business & Technology Mon, 21 Aug 2017 20:32:00 +0000 90591 at http://rermag.com The Stock Block http://rermag.com/wall-street-beat-0/stock-block <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Most stock prices didn't fare so well this week among rental companies and manufacturers, although a nice boost for Neff.</div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/wall-street-beat-0/stock-block" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/wall-street-beat-0/stock-block#comments Wall Street Beat Sat, 19 Aug 2017 04:00:00 +0000 11267 at http://rermag.com Interview with Patrice Boivin: Control of the Assets http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-patrice-boivin-control-assets <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Interview with Patrice Boivin, president & CEO, Orion Software; talks about logistics management, helping customers control their own assets, understanding patterns of asset performance, </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-patrice-boivin-control-assets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/interviews/interview-patrice-boivin-control-assets#comments Bricks Clicks Interviews Business & Technology Sat, 19 Aug 2017 03:22:00 +0000 90581 at http://rermag.com Cramo Boosts First Half Revenues, Divests Latvia and Kaliningrad Operations http://rermag.com/international-news/cramo-boosts-first-half-revenues-divests-latvia-and-kaliningrad-operations <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>European rental giant Cramo posted a 1.9-percent revenue increase in the first half of 2017, with €340.9 million compared to €334.5 million in the first half of 2016. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/cramo-boosts-first-half-revenues-divests-latvia-and-kaliningrad-operations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/cramo-boosts-first-half-revenues-divests-latvia-and-kaliningrad-operations#comments International News Mergers & Acquisitions Fri, 18 Aug 2017 21:09:00 +0000 90571 at http://rermag.com Cincinnati’s Highlift Equipment Acquires Rental Stop Ohio http://rermag.com/headline-news/cincinnati-s-highlift-equipment-acquires-rental-stop-ohio <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Highlift Equipment Ltd., Cincinnati, has acquired the assets of Rental Stop Ohio LLC in Sunbury, Ohio, a suburb of Columbus. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/cincinnati-s-highlift-equipment-acquires-rental-stop-ohio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/cincinnati-s-highlift-equipment-acquires-rental-stop-ohio#comments Rental Companies Headline News Aerial/Lifting Rental News Fri, 18 Aug 2017 20:05:00 +0000 90561 at http://rermag.com <p>Highlift Equipment offers lift equipment by Snorkel as well as JLG, Genie, Skyjack and others.</p>