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Volvo rents expands in California

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Mar 27, 2012

Volvo Rents has acquired Max Equipment Rentals, a two-location construction equipment rental company with stores in Oceanside and Perris, California. This ...

Lincoln Electric acquires Weartech International

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Mar 25, 2012

Lincoln Electric has acquired Weartech International, a privately-held company in California. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Weartech, which is based ...

New Pirtek opens in California

New Pirtek opens in California

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Feb 22, 2012

  A new Pirtek franchise is scheduled to open in Long Beach, California, on February 20. The store, operated by owner ...

Kobelco displays wrapped excavator at World of Concrete

Kobelco displays wrapped excavator at World of Concrete

Posted by Lauren Heartsill Dowdle on Jan 24, 2012

To launch the Kobelco SK485 Mark 9 full-size, high-performance excavator, Kobelco Construction Machinery America is displaying a custom-wrapped version of the new ...

Volvo Rents acquires SoCal Rental Equip Rent

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jan 18, 2012

Volvo Rents acquired SoCal Rental Equip Rent, a single location construction equipment rental company in Glendora, California, lifting Volvo Rents’ ...

K&E Excavating names director of operations

Posted by Lauren Heartsill Dowdle on Dec 13, 2011

K&E Excavating, a construction company working in Oregon, Washington and California, appointed Rick Anderson to their executive management team. Anderson ...

Godwin Pumps opens new branch in California

Posted by Katie Wood on May 19, 2011

Godwin Pumps, manufacturer of the Dri-Prime automatic self-priming, dry-running pump, opened of its newest branch in Poway, Ca., serving the ...

Sitech Technology creates dealer in Hawaii, California

Posted by Lauren Heartsill Dowdle on Apr 05, 2011

A Sitech Technology dealer was established in Hawaii and southern California. The Sitech dealership network offers a comprehensive portfolio of ...

Cat Auction facilitates Erreca’s dispersal

Posted by Lauren Heartsill Dowdle on Jan 20, 2011

Cat Auction Services will hold an unreserved public auction featuring the complete dispersal of Erreca’s on Feb. 23. The auction, beginning ...

Sunbelt Rentals opens new specialty branches

Posted by Lauren Heartsill Dowdle on Nov 23, 2010

Sunbelt Rentals opened two new Pump & Power locations in Oregon and California. Located in Portland, Oregon, and Richmond, California, the new ...

Granite Construction’s Liberty Quarry could mean...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jul 02, 2010

Granite Construction's proposed Liberty Quarry would help refill California’s depleted coffers, pouring millions of dollars into state and local governments ...

King Crane expands to new Silicon Valley location

Posted by on Jun 17, 2010

King Crane Service is moving from its current location to a larger location to make room for its growing fleet of rough ...

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