News & Analysis http://rermag.com/taxonomy/term/7515/more en The Stock Block http://rermag.com/wall-street-beat-0/stock-block <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Pretty strong week on the stock market.</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 Sun, 30 Apr 2017 04:00:00 +0000 11267 at http://rermag.com Serious Labs Wins International Award for MEWP Virtual Reality Simulator http://rermag.com/headline-news/serious-labs-wins-international-award-mewp-virtual-reality-simulator <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Serious Labs’ Mobile Elevated Work Platform simulator for operator training received the International Award for Powered Access prize in the category of Innovative Technology at the International Powered Access Federation Summit in London. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/serious-labs-wins-international-award-mewp-virtual-reality-simulator" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/serious-labs-wins-international-award-mewp-virtual-reality-simulator#comments Headline News Aerial/Lifting Business & Technology Sat, 29 Apr 2017 21:17:00 +0000 87591 at http://rermag.com <p>Wade Carson (left) and Jim Colvin (right) accept the award from Brad Boehler, President of Skyjack. At right is BBC sports broadcaster John Inverdale.&nbsp;</p> Access Equipment Sales Drop in Fiscal Q2 for Oshkosh Corp. http://rermag.com/headline-news/access-equipment-sales-drop-fiscal-q2-oshkosh-corp <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>, the access division of Oshkosh Corp., had a net sales decrease of 4.1 percent in Oshkosh’s fiscal second quarter, with $723.2 million in sales. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/access-equipment-sales-drop-fiscal-q2-oshkosh-corp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/access-equipment-sales-drop-fiscal-q2-oshkosh-corp#comments Headline News Aerial/Lifting Fri, 28 Apr 2017 20:35:00 +0000 87581 at http://rermag.com <p>JLG posted lower sales of telehandlers in North America and Europe in Oshkosh&#39;s fiscal second quarter.</p> Deere Offers 20,000 Hour/8-Year Warranty on Hybrid Wheel Loader Components http://rermag.com/rer-environment/deere-offers-20000-hour8-year-warranty-hybrid-wheel-loader-components <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>After its most successful ConExpo show, John Deere is now offering a 96-month (eight year)/20,000-hour power electronic components warranty on its 944K hybrid <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/earthmoving/wheel-loaders?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about wheel loaders">wheel loader</a></span>. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/rer-environment/deere-offers-20000-hour8-year-warranty-hybrid-wheel-loader-components" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/rer-environment/deere-offers-20000-hour8-year-warranty-hybrid-wheel-loader-components#comments Rer The Environment Wheel Loaders Fri, 28 Apr 2017 19:07:00 +0000 87571 at http://rermag.com Volvo CE Enjoys 30 Percent Year-over-Year Revenue Boost in First Quarter http://rermag.com/international-news/volvo-ce-enjoys-30-percent-year-over-year-revenue-boost-first-quarter <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Volvo Construction Equipment reported strong growth with improving market conditions, increases in sales, profitability, order intake and deliveries in the first quarter of 2017. Volvo’s net sales jumped 30 percent to SEK 16,163 million (about U.S. $1,824 million), compared to SEK 12,452 million in the first quarter of 2016. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/international-news/volvo-ce-enjoys-30-percent-year-over-year-revenue-boost-first-quarter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/international-news/volvo-ce-enjoys-30-percent-year-over-year-revenue-boost-first-quarter#comments International News Earthmoving Fri, 28 Apr 2017 18:29:00 +0000 87561 at http://rermag.com <p>Demand for Volvo excavators in China jumped 99 percent in the first quarter.</p> Rental Revenues Increase in First Quarter for H&E Equipment Services http://rermag.com/headline-news/rental-revenues-increase-first-quarter-he-equipment-services <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>H&E Equipment Services decreased first quarter revenues 8.2 percent to $226.8 million compared to $247 million in the first quarter of 2016. Rental revenues, on the other hand, jumped 4.4 percent to $107.3 million in the quarter compared to $102.8 million a year ago. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/rental-revenues-increase-first-quarter-he-equipment-services" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/rental-revenues-increase-first-quarter-he-equipment-services#comments Headline News Rental News Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0000 87551 at http://rermag.com <p>H&amp;E Equipment Services&#39; Savannah, Ga., branch. Although total revenues dropped in the first quarter, rental revenues increased.</p> Toromont Caterpillar Hikes Revenue 6 Percent in First Quarter http://rermag.com/headline-news/toromont-caterpillar-hikes-revenue-6-percent-first-quarter <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The equipment division of Toromont Industries, owner of Eastern Canada’s largest <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/Caterpillar?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about Caterpillar">Caterpillar</a></span> dealer, increased revenues 6 percent to $359.8 million in the first quarter compared to last year’s first quarter. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/toromont-caterpillar-hikes-revenue-6-percent-first-quarter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/toromont-caterpillar-hikes-revenue-6-percent-first-quarter#comments Headline News Earthmoving Thu, 27 Apr 2017 22:08:00 +0000 87541 at http://rermag.com Caterpillar Posts 3.8 Percent Revenue Hike http://rermag.com/headline-news/caterpillar-posts-38-percent-revenue-hike <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> posted first quarter 2017 sales and revenues of $9.822 billion compared with $9.461 billion in the first quarter of 2016, a 3.8-percent increase. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/caterpillar-posts-38-percent-revenue-hike" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/caterpillar-posts-38-percent-revenue-hike#comments Headline News Earthmoving Wed, 26 Apr 2017 21:45:00 +0000 87491 at http://rermag.com <p>Caterpillar posted a quarterly year-over-year sales increase for the first time in more than two years.</p> Fleet Management 101: Fundamentals to Maximizing ROI http://rermag.com/headline-news/fleet-management-101-fundamentals-maximizing-roi <div class="field-byline"> Carolyn Stansberry </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>There is no better feeling than when a truckload of new equipment arrives at a rental center. Counter guys, mechanics, customers, salesmen, and even the owner often gather around and admire the new equipment. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/fleet-management-101-fundamentals-maximizing-roi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/fleet-management-101-fundamentals-maximizing-roi#comments Business Info Analysis Headline News Wed, 26 Apr 2017 19:43:00 +0000 87481 at http://rermag.com <p>Buying new equipment is a good idea if based upon metrics and documentation.</p> Safway Group Agrees to Merge with Brand Energy & Infrastructure Services http://rermag.com/headline-news/safway-group-agrees-merge-brand-energy-infrastructure-services <div class="field-byline"> Posted by Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Brand Energy & Infrastructure Services, a portfolio company of Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, and Safway Group, owned by Odyssey Investment Partners, recently announced an agreement to merge, creating an integrated industrial and commercial services company with broader capabilities. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/safway-group-agrees-merge-brand-energy-infrastructure-services" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/safway-group-agrees-merge-brand-energy-infrastructure-services#comments Rental Companies Headline News Rental News Wed, 26 Apr 2017 19:22:00 +0000 87471 at http://rermag.com <p>Safway scaffolding in the National Cathedral.</p>