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ARA expects heavy equipment rental market to grow 8.5% to $26 billion in 2015

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jan 20, 2015

The American Rental Association said it expects the 2015 U.S. construction/industrial equipment rental market to grow 8.5 percent this year, reaching $26 billion. General tool rentals will grow 8.8 percent to $9.9 billion, the association predicts. “The industry growth forecast remains more ...


ARA: U.S. equipment rental market to grow 7.3 percent this year, slightly down from earlier predictions

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Nov 05, 2014

Revising its forecast slightly down from the 7.6 percent growth predicted in July, the American Rental Association now sees 7.3 percent growth this year in the U.S. equipment rental market. The total market—consisting of primarily construction equipment and general tool segments, ...


ARA: U.S. equipment rental will grow 7.6% in 2014, exceed $51 billion in 2018

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Aug 12, 2014

U.S. total equipment rental revenue will grow 7.6 percent this year, reaching $35.8 billion, but the American Rental Association is even more bullish about rental in the coming four years. ARA says rental revenue will grow 10.5 percent in 2015, reaching ...


AEMP to collaborate with ARA on education, training and research

Posted by Tom Jackson on Jul 16, 2014

The Association of Equipment Management Professionals today announced a partnership agreement with the American Rental Association. The collaboration will enable the two groups to share information, education and training opportunities and research initiatives. “Equipment fleet management is a key element to ...


JCB’s new 525-60 telehandler offers power in a compact footprint

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Feb 14, 2014

JCB used the American Rental Association show this week to debut its compact 525-60 Hi-Viz loader, designed to offer the performance of a full-size telehandler within a compact footprint. “It’s just 5 feet 10 inches wide, and 6 feet 3 inches ...


Why the numbers are important: Moneyball’s Billy Beane addresses the equipment, construction industries

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Feb 13, 2014

One definite perk of a free press pass is the exposure I get to high-priced talk. Filling a podium is not cheap; just check out a speaker’s bureau website to get a taste of what even B Level speakers command. I ...


ARA: Rental revenues will reach $41.1 billion this year; equipment rental penetration index now nearly 53%

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Feb 11, 2014

With healthy returns posted for rentals in 2013, the American Rental Association is forecasting $41.1 billion in total rental revenues (including construction equipment, general tool and party and events) this year, and an upward trajectory for the total rental market ...


GE Capital expands equipment financing program for dealers looking to grow their rental fleets

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 31, 2014

With equipment rentals showing growth in each of the last three years, GE Capital is hoping to boost expected continued growth in coming years even further with an expansion of its equipment financing program for dealers looking to grow their ...


U.S. equipment rental revenues forecast to grow 6.5% in 2013, show strong growth through 2017

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 05, 2013

The American Rental Association's forecast for equipment rental revenue in the U.S. remained basically the same after its third quarter update. The ARA Rental Market Monitor expects equipment rental revenue to grow 6.5 percent in 2013 to $33.3 billion. Earlier this ...

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Terex AWP offers Genie Lift Pro online operating training program in Spanish

Posted by EQW Staff on Oct 22, 2013

Terex Aerial Work Platforms (AWP) has launched a Spanish version of its Genie Lift Pro aerial work platform training program. The web-based program, originally launched in English at the American Rental Association (ARA) tradeshow in February, is now available to professionals ...


Outpacing U.S. economy by 4 times, equipment rental revenues expected to grow 7%

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 12, 2013

The latest forecast from the American Rental Association shows the U.S. equipment rental industry outpacing gross domestic product by four times with revenues expected to reach $33.5 billion by the end of the year. Should revenues reach that mark, it would ...


Will you rent more equipment in the future? Three experts say it’s likely.

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on May 31, 2013

Two major factors have prompted equipment rental to boom in recent years, according to rental expert Dan Kaplan, CEO, Daniel Kaplan Associates: Economic uncertainty and what he calls the “outstanding” performance of today’s rental companies. “Major rental companies are targeting national ...