New directive provides OSHA compliance personnel with direction on performing inspections where power-operated equipment, covered by Subpart CC – Cranes and Derricks in Construction, is present on a construction worksite
United Rentals Inc. announced financial results for the third quarter 20141. Total revenue was $1.544 billion and rental revenue was $1.315 billion, compared with $1.311 billion and $1.138 billion, respectively, for the same period last year.
Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas Inc. announces the appointment of J. Gross Equipment to its rapidly growing dealer network. J. Gross Equipment will provide sales and service of Hyundai equipment from their dealership location in Aberdeen, SD.
What began with fewer than 50 employees assembling one model of chain saw in a rented warehouse in 1974 has grown into a manufacturing facility that produces 275 model variations, exports to more than 90 countries and employs more than 2,100 nationwide.
Enterprise Group Inc. has completed its acquisition of Westar Oilfield Rentals Inc. The final purchase price will be $13.5 million, representing approximately a 3.3 multiple of Westar's EBITDA for the 12-month period ended Aug. 31, 2014.
Hertz Equipment Rental Corporation (HERC), a wholly owned subsidiary of The Hertz Corporation has announced its launch in Panama City, Panama to deliver specialty equipment rental solutions for the construction, industrial, and government sectors.
Takeuchi-US announces Hants Equipment as its newest dealer in Canada. Hants Equipment will carry the full line of Takeuchi compact earthmoving equipment, including compact track loaders, compact wheel loaders, compact excavators and skid steer loaders.
Sunbelt Rentals has acquired Ventura Rental Center (VRC), an equipment rental company based in Ventura, CA which has served the greater Los Angeles rental market with a range of small tools and heavy earthmoving equipment since 1958.
The light and compact equipment manufacturer invited its contracted dealers to the Milwaukee, WI area to discuss new opportunities for 2015 and to honor those dealers that have done an outstanding job at representing the brand.
The new 20,000-sq.-ft. facility sits on eight acres, with office space, a parts warehouse, large yard area and an eight-bay repair shop that includes two, five-ton overhead cranes. The facility is capable of repairing a variety of machines.
Charmaine Greer will be responsible for all dealer relations and activity in her assigned region, including dealer recruitment, development and management, assisting with inventories, forecasting, sales planning, and more.
Takeuchi-US has appointed Sam Schneider to the position of regional product manager. In his new position, Schneider will be responsible for all development and activity for equipment sales within the Southwest region.
NES Rentals, one of the largest aerial equipment rental providers in the country, announces its strategic fleet utilization reached an all-time high of 76% for the third quarter of 2014 along with a record weekly high of 77%.
Location Blais, a JLG dealer in Quebec, Canada, used its 40th anniversary as the impetus to paint a JLG 450AJ articulating boom lift pink. But the unusual move was not taken to draw attention to the business milestone. Rather, the pink lift is...
Vermeer Corporation announced its intent to build the Vermeer Applied Technology Hub in the third phase of the Iowa State Research Park. The facility will house offices, meeting space and an equipment high-bay.
This unique space will provide...
Linamar Corporation’s Skyjack Division is supporting Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October by donating a portion of articulating and telescopic boom sales and selling limited edition t-shirts to benefit the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation (CIBCF).