United Rentals, Inc. announced the further expansion of its specialty branch network with the addition of eight U.S. locations and two in Canada:
- The United Rentals Pump Solutions branches in Atlanta, GA, Carlsbad, NM, Elmwood Park, NJ, Hayward, CA, Saskatoon, Sask., and Prince George, BC, will provide fluid transfer solutions for industrial and commercial applications ranging from high volume and high pressure pumps to small, portable units, including custom fabrication.
- The United Rentals Tool Solutions branches in Charlotte, NC, and Ridgefield Park, NJ, will provide temporary and long-term onsite tool management, including inventory tracking, inspections and maintenance.
- The United Rentals Power & HVAC branch in Amarillo, TX, will provide engineered power, heating, cooling and ventilation solutions for commercial, industrial and governmental customers, and disaster recovery services.
- The United Rentals Trench Safety branch in Lake Charles, LA, will provide engineered excavation support and confined space entry systems, as well as worker training.
Paul McDonnell, senior vice president – specialty operations, said, "The role of our specialty rental network continues to grow in importance within our company-wide strategy for growth and profitability. Throughout 2015, we will continue to expand our footprints for pump solutions, tool solutions, power and HVAC and trench safety to meet demand for these services.