Headline News http://rermag.com/taxonomy/term/7519/more en 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> 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> Neff Rental Posts 7 Percent Revenue Hike in First Quarter http://rermag.com/headline-news/neff-rental-posts-7-percent-revenue-hike-first-quarter <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Neff Corp. posted $95.9 million in first quarter total revenue, compared to $89.6 million in the first quarter of 2016, a 7 percent hike. Rental Revenues increased 5.3 percent year over year to $85.5 million compared to $81.2 million in the first quarter a year ago. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/neff-rental-posts-7-percent-revenue-hike-first-quarter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/neff-rental-posts-7-percent-revenue-hike-first-quarter#comments Headline News Rental News Tue, 25 Apr 2017 23:35:00 +0000 87451 at http://rermag.com <p>Revenue and profits are strong in the first quarter for Neff Rental.</p> Customer Demand Driving Industry Improvement, Kneeland Says http://rermag.com/headline-news/customer-demand-driving-industry-improvement-kneeland-says <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>With better results than expected in <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/search/results/United%20Rentals?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about United Rentals">United Rentals</a></span>’ first quarter, CEO Michael Kneeland told an investors’ conference call that the company’s customer optimism index in March was the highest it had seen since 2014. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/customer-demand-driving-industry-improvement-kneeland-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/customer-demand-driving-industry-improvement-kneeland-says#comments Headline News Rental News Sat, 22 Apr 2017 05:23:00 +0000 87411 at http://rermag.com Terex Tower Cranes Help Build Lake Ontario Residences http://rermag.com/headline-news/terex-tower-cranes-help-build-lake-ontario-residences <div class="field-byline"> Terex Cranes </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>It’s the crown jewel of the waterfront, offering multimillion dollar views of Lake Ontario. The CDN$ 210 million Bridgewater Residences on the Lake currently under construction in Burlington, Ontario, brings luxurious mixed-use living to this mid-sized city of just over 175,000 residents. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/terex-tower-cranes-help-build-lake-ontario-residences" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/terex-tower-cranes-help-build-lake-ontario-residences#comments Headline News Aerial/Lifting Sat, 22 Apr 2017 03:33:00 +0000 87401 at http://rermag.com Commercial Engine Sales Growth Helps Briggs & Stratton in Fiscal Q3 http://rermag.com/headline-news/commercial-engine-sales-growth-helps-briggs-stratton-fiscal-q3 <div class="field-byline"> Michael Roth </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Briggs & Stratton posted $597 million in fiscal third quarter net sales, a decrease of $7 million or 1.1 percent compared to the previous year. Strong sales growth in commercial <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://rermag.com/tools/engines-0?intlink=autlink" title="Read more about engines">engines</a></span> and products was offset by a sales decline in small engines because of OEM customers producing closer to the season, as the company anticipated. </div> <p><a href="http://rermag.com/headline-news/commercial-engine-sales-growth-helps-briggs-stratton-fiscal-q3" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://rermag.com/headline-news/commercial-engine-sales-growth-helps-briggs-stratton-fiscal-q3#comments Headline News Power Generation Fri, 21 Apr 2017 19:31:00 +0000 87381 at http://rermag.com