Rental provides equipment rental owners and managers with the information they need to effectively manage their assets for maximum profitability. With this focus, Rental speaks to the one thing that unites all rental businesses, big and small, and that is the equipment itself. Rental also touches on the issues which are not related to equipment, but instead, relate to personnel, finances and more.
Browsing the displays at industry trade shows this spring, it was easy to spot the predominant trends in aerial product designs. Two in particular stand out: boom lifts with working heights over 180 feet, and hybrid scissor and booms.
The only machine in its category with four-wheel drive and 45-percent gradeability as standard design, the Skyjack SJ6832 RTE provides end users with a zero-emission scissor lift built with low running costs and high uptime.
The HT67 RTJ boom lift, part of Haulotte's diesel telescopic platform range, takes only 56 seconds to reach full height.
Optional Dual Load Capacity for lifting capacity up to 1,000 lbs.
48.9-hp Kubota engine
Single control for both steering...
The next evolution of the current Genie 69-inch RT and DC scissor lift series, the new Genie BE69 models offer exceptional jobsite versatility. They are the first rough-terrain, high-performance electric scissor lifts with an onboard integrated...
The new HB-P827 low-level scissor lift from Custom Equipment gives contractors and maintenance crews a lightweight lift with a zero turn radius for damage-free use over delicate floors and easy maneuverability around tight corners.
When renting generators, it's important to know about OSHA requirements units on constructions sites. There are two specifications, one dealing with grounding the generator the other with bonding the neutral to the frame.
To effectively serve the mobile power market, it's imperative that rental companies create the right size fleet and mix of equipment. Too few units and business is quickly lost to the competition, too many units and profitability is gone.
For decades, mobile generators have proven themselves indispensable at off-grid sites, using conventional fuels such as gasoline and diesel to produce electricity like miniature power plants. The market for these machines continues to grow as they’re...
The smallest compact track loader in the Terex lineup, the PT-35 works on soft or sensitive surfaces with minimal damage or impact.
4-ft. wide profile
Pilot-operated joystick controls
11-in.-wide general purpose tracks standard on Terex...
The 40-horsepower Kubota EFI gas engine offers a number of benefits — as compared to conventional carbureted engines — such as lower fuel consumption, easier maintenance, improved starting due to the elimination of the choke and cleaner emissions.
While backhoe loaders have many of the same maintenance requirements as any machine with a diesel engine, there are unique maintenance demands.
The backhoe is the working end of the machine and deserves careful attention. “The backhoe swing system is...