Franklin Equipment begins big footprint expansion in southeast U.S.

Updated Sep 17, 2019

Franklin Equipment Rental

Franklin Equipment, an Ohio-based equipment dealer and rental house offering a variety of construction and light equipment, has announced a major expansion of its footprint, allowing the company to reach further into the South.

The company has opened new stores in West Columbia and Spartanburg, South Carolina. The company will also soon open a new stores in Hendersonville and Chattanooga, Tennessee, and Augusta, Georgia.

“Franklin Equipment continues to sustain our growth plan because of our team of committed industry experts. The strategic growth is in place to enhance our relationships with our growing customer base,” says Franklin chief operating officer Tony Repeta.

The company’s rental fleet includes backhoes, skid steers, compact track loaders, compact excavators, scissor lifts, telehandlers, wheel loaders, a wide range of attachments, and handheld equipment and safety gear. Franklin also sells and rents the full lines of Wacker Neuson construction equipment, Skyjack aerial equipment at all of its locations. Equipment from Toro, Chicago Pneumatic and Paladin is also available.

Founded in 2008 in Groveport, Ohio, the company offers on-site service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week by certified technicians at locations in Ohio, Indiana, Tennessee, Kentucky, Wisconsin, Alabama and South Carolina.