Large Rental Companies Join Nationwide ARA ‘Clean. Safe. Essential.’ Program

Large Rental Companies Join Nationwide ARA ‘Clean. Safe. Essential.’ Program

Many of the equipment rental industry’s largest and most widely recognizable companies have integrated the American Rental Association (ARA) “Clean. Safe. Essential.” program into their…

Rental: The ARA Show Moves from New Orleans to Las Vegas in 2021, Cancels 2022 Event

Rental: The ARA Show Moves from New Orleans to Las Vegas in 2021, Cancels 2022 Event

One of the best equipment tradeshows in the industry is being forced to make its Covid-19 pivot. The American Rental Association (ARA), which luckily snuck…

Thanks! We Have Much Love for Our Advertisers, So Here’s a Quick and Fun Nod to Our Supporters

Thanks! We Have Much Love for Our Advertisers, So Here’s a Quick and Fun Nod to Our Supporters

It takes a village to publish every issue and every post under the Compact Equipment umbrella, and that village includes our advertising supporters. 2020 has…

CE Conversations: Let’s Learn How to Rent Equipment During the COVID-19 Pandemic with ARA

CE Conversations: Let’s Learn How to Rent Equipment During the COVID-19 Pandemic with ARA

Here comes another chapter in our Compact Equipment Conversations video series. With our Digital Rental Guide launching this week, publisher Keith Gribbins took the opportunity…

American Rental Association Launches ‘Clean. Safe. Essential.’ Training Certificate Program for Rental Members

American Rental Association Launches ‘Clean. Safe. Essential.’ Training Certificate Program for Rental Members

Online Training Helps Member Stores Continue to Ensure Safe Rental Experience The American Rental Association (ARA) has launched the latest element of its “Clean. Safe….

American Rental Association Launches Redesigned RentalHQ Rental Store Locator Website

American Rental Association Launches Redesigned RentalHQ Rental Store Locator Website

The online rental store locator RentalHQ.com has undergone a complete overhaul to make finding local rental equipment and rental partners easier than ever for construction…

American Rental Association Releases ‘ARA Healthy Work Practices Guide’

American Rental Association Releases ‘ARA Healthy Work Practices Guide’

The American Rental Association (ARA) has released the ARA Healthy Work Practices Guide for construction equipment rental companies — part of a new “Clean. Safe….

ARA Requests Further Aid for Equipment and Event Rental Businesses

ARA Requests Further Aid for Equipment and Event Rental Businesses

In continued efforts to assist members of the American Rental Association (ARA), an additional request for federal funding has been sent to Congress. A proposed…

American Rental Association Petitions for Assistance for the Equipment and Event Rental Industry

American Rental Association Petitions for Assistance for the Equipment and Event Rental Industry

Request for assistance sent to Capitol Hill on behalf of ARA members The American Rental Association (ARA) is taking steps to seek federal support and…

COVID-19 Impacts the Equipment and Event Rental Industry

COVID-19 Impacts the Equipment and Event Rental Industry

The effects of the coronavirus (COVID-19) are significantly impacting the equipment and event rental industry. According to a recent survey of the American Rental Association…

Photo Collage: American Rental Association Hosted Local Trade/Tech Students Last Week at The ARA Show, Promoting Skilled Labor

Photo Collage: American Rental Association Hosted Local Trade/Tech Students Last Week at The ARA Show, Promoting Skilled Labor

ARARentalWorks Day introduces 300 Orlando students to service technician careers in rental In the midst of a significant skilled labor shortage impacting Orlando and the…

Equipment and event rental industry in the U.S. continues steady growth pattern

Equipment and event rental industry in the U.S. continues steady growth pattern

Equipment and event rental companies are expected to generate $58.1 billion in revenue in the United States in 2020, up 3.8 percent compared to 2019,…

ARA Announces Volunteer Recognition Award Recipients

ARA Announces Volunteer Recognition Award Recipients

Each year, the American Rental Association (ARA) honors individuals for outstanding service to the association and the equipment and event rental industry. The following are…

ARA Survey: Contractors Expect To Increase Rental Activity

ARA Survey: Contractors Expect To Increase Rental Activity

Among professional construction contractors who rented equipment in the past year, a majority expects to increase reliance on rental in the year ahead, according to…

North America Rental Revenue Expected to Exceed $71 Billion in 2023, Says ARA

North America Rental Revenue Expected to Exceed $71 Billion in 2023, Says ARA

The new five-year forecast from the American Rental Association (ARA) updated in August calls for equipment and event rental revenues in North America to surpass…

ARA Forecast Continues to Project Steady Equipment Rental Growth

ARA Forecast Continues to Project Steady Equipment Rental Growth

Equipment and event rental industry revenue to surpass $60 billion in North America this year The new five-year forecast from the American Rental Association (ARA)…

Equipment rental revenue growth continues to outpace economy, Says ARA

Equipment rental revenue growth continues to outpace economy, Says ARA

ARA’s new forecast shows steady increases over the next five years The latest five-year forecast from the American Rental Association (ARA) calls for equipment and…

Check Out What Tsurumi Pump Will Feature at The ARA Show Next Week

Check Out What Tsurumi Pump Will Feature at The ARA Show Next Week

Tsurumi Pump will bring its industry-leading products to the American Rental Association’s (ARA) annual trade show — The ARA Show. This is the largest equipment…

5 Steps To Selecting a Rental Store

5 Steps To Selecting a Rental Store

The rental industry is anticipating the release of new standards regarding aerial work platforms (AWPs). Here’s what you need to know about the upcoming changes.

North American Rental Revenue Forecast to Surpass $71 Billion in 2022

North American Rental Revenue Forecast to Surpass $71 Billion in 2022

The American Rental Association (ARA) five-year forecast updated in late October now forecasts equipment and event rental revenues in North America to exceed $71.7 billion…