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Ante, upped: JLG unveils 1850 SJ, world’s tallest telescopic boom topping out at 185+ feet

Ante, upped: JLG unveils 1850 SJ, world’s tallest...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Feb 26, 2014

Telescopic boom lifts are reaching heights not imagined 10 years ago, when 135 feet of maximum height was pushing the ...

How Ritchie Bros. set online records and sold $166 million worth of heavy equipment at its Orlando auction

How Ritchie Bros. set online records and sold $166...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 24, 2014

"The Big One" has once again lived up to its name for Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers. During its huge annual auction in ...

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

Why the numbers are important: Moneyball’s Billy...

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 ...

With acquisition finalized, Volvo Rents is now BlueLine Rental

With acquisition finalized, Volvo Rents is now BlueLine...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Feb 10, 2014

After its acquisition by private equity firm Platinum Equity -- finalized in January --Volvo Rents has been rebranded BlueLine Rental. With ...

Ride along on a 180-foot trip to the top onboard the new Genie SX-180 telescopic boom (VIDEO)

Ride along on a 180-foot trip to the top onboard the...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jan 20, 2014

It had been a bad technology week. I left the office with a fully-charged new tablet that died on the plane ...

Manitou launches new MRT 2540 Privilege Plus rotating telehandler, updates MRT 2150 and MRT 1840

Manitou launches new MRT 2540 Privilege Plus rotating...

Posted by Amy Materson on Nov 11, 2013

At an event in West Bend, Wisconsin, Manitou launched its newest rotating telescopic handler, the MRT 2540 Privilege Plus. The company ...

AWP maker Snorkel to sell majority share to Ahern’s Xtreme Manufacturing

AWP maker Snorkel to sell majority share to...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 20, 2013

Telehandler manufacturer Xtreme Manufacturing and aerial work platforms maker Snorkel have reached a deal that will see majority ownership of ...

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

Outpacing U.S. economy by 4 times, equipment rental...

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 ...

First look: JCB’s 514 telehandler designed with Americans in mind

First look: JCB’s 514 telehandler designed with...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Jun 07, 2013

Two industries that are booming right now in the U.S. and Canada are the oil and gas drilling and wind ...

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

Will you rent more equipment in the future? Three...

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 ...

United Rentals: RSC fleet sharing in place

Posted by Equipment World Staff on May 14, 2012

United Rentals says two weeks past the close of its purchase of RSC its field leadership is in place and there ...

United buys RSC

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Dec 16, 2011

In a $4.2 billion transaction, United Rentals has bought the number-two player in the rental market, RSC Holdings. United Rentals ...

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