Night Lights: Advice for Renting a Light Tower and What Options Are Out There

Night Lights: Advice for Renting a Light Tower and What Options Are Out There

Sometimes a contractor’s projects don’t follow a typical 9-to-5 schedule. When work spills over into the evening, a crew needs the right equipment — such…

Makinex Introduces World’s Smallest 23kW 480V 3-Phase Generator

Makinex Introduces World’s Smallest 23kW 480V 3-Phase Generator

Last week at The ARA Show in Orlando, Makinex took another step toward providing practical and convenient on-site power solutions for power-hungry contractors and tradesmen…

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,…

JLG Expands R-Series With 19-ft Indoor-Only Scissor Lift

JLG Expands R-Series With 19-ft Indoor-Only Scissor Lift

JLG Industries Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company and leading global manufacturer of mobile elevating work platforms and telehandlers, recently announced the expansion of its R…

Sunbelt Rentals provides equipment for HGTV’s Extreme Makeover: Home Edition

Sunbelt Rentals provides equipment for HGTV’s Extreme Makeover: Home Edition

Sunbelt Rentals recently announced its participation in the upcoming season of Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, which begins airing Sunday, February 16, at 9 PM ET/PT,…

Allmand Bros. Introduces New Light Towers and Towable Heater at ARA Show 2020

Allmand Bros. Introduces New Light Towers and Towable Heater at ARA Show 2020

Allmand Bros. Inc., a subsidiary of Briggs & Stratton Corporation and a manufacturer of high-performance portable jobsite equipment, has announced the launch of its new…

Dealer Watch: Bobcat Introduces Two New Authorized Dealers in Alabama

Dealer Watch: Bobcat Introduces Two New Authorized Dealers in Alabama

Bobcat Co. has expanded its dealer network in Alabama. Bobcat of Dothan and Bobcat of Opelika are both authorized new and used sales, service, parts…

Snorkel Highlights Its Rough Terrain Lifts at World of Concrete This Week

Snorkel Highlights Its Rough Terrain Lifts at World of Concrete This Week

Snorkel is honing in on its rough terrain models at World of Concrete 2020, highlighting a range of lifting solutions for concrete contractors working in…

Tsurumi Pump To Display Rental Equipment at The ARA Show

Tsurumi Pump To Display Rental Equipment at The ARA Show

Tsurumi Pump is exhibiting at The ARA Show, which highlights rental equipment across a variety of industries, that is taking place from February 9-12 at…

Ask for This Rental Equipment: Specific Compact Models that Are Popular to Borrow

Ask for This Rental Equipment: Specific Compact Models that Are Popular to Borrow

Let’s face it, sometimes you could use a hand — or in some cases — an extra piece of equipment. Whether you need an extra…

Seven Trench Safety Toolbox Talk Topics to Advance Worker Knowledge about Trench Hazards and Safe Work Practices

Seven Trench Safety Toolbox Talk Topics to Advance Worker Knowledge about Trench Hazards and Safe Work Practices

United Rentals Inc. announced seven Trench Safety Toolbox Talk topics to help utilities and contractors promote a safety culture. Developed using United Rentals’ extensive experience…

Five to Try: Rental Insights for Skid Steer and Track Loader Attachments (Auger, Backhoe, Brush Cutter and Beyond)

Five to Try: Rental Insights for Skid Steer and Track Loader Attachments (Auger, Backhoe, Brush Cutter and Beyond)

The magic of a skid steer or track loader comes from its ability to run a variety of attachments using compatible quick-attach plates. Augers, backhoes,…

Equipment Rents: Save Money, Build Relationships by Renting Like a Pro

Equipment Rents: Save Money, Build Relationships by Renting Like a Pro

Southeastern Equipment Co. is an equipment dealer with a rental fleet, and veteran contractors generally know what they want when they show up at the dealership…

Strong Forecast for Equipment Rental — Construction Segment Continues to Grow

Strong Forecast for Equipment Rental — Construction Segment Continues to Grow

The latest forecast from the American Rental Association (ARA) sees a positive outlook for the U.S. equipment rental industry — including the segment that serves…

This Pitbull 2300B Screener Is a Good Option for Small- to Mid-Sized Contractors

This Pitbull 2300B Screener Is a Good Option for Small- to Mid-Sized Contractors

Lake Erie Portable Screeners introduces a portable box screener as a smaller, economical alternative to the Pitbull 2300. The Pitbull 2300B has no conveyors and…

Compact Power Equipment Rental Deploys New Equipment Across Categories

Compact Power Equipment Rental Deploys New Equipment Across Categories

While heavy equipment is often deemed critical to a large renovation or improvement project, there are many situations where the convenience is also needed for…

Equipment Rental Revenue Set to Top $57 Billion in 2020, says ARA

Equipment Rental Revenue Set to Top $57 Billion in 2020, says ARA

The latest five-year forecast for the equipment rental industry released by the American Rental Association (ARA) projects a compound annual growth rate in revenue of…

Equipment Rental Industry Stays on Course for Record Revenues in 2016

Equipment Rental Industry Stays on Course for Record Revenues in 2016

The American Rental Association (ARA), which offers quarterly updates to its five-year forecast for equipment rental industry revenue to reflect more current economic factors, has…

Generac Introduces Contractor-Grade Portable Products to Rental Partners

Generac Introduces Contractor-Grade Portable Products to Rental Partners

Generac Mobile Products, a leading designer and manufacturer of mobile light towers, generators, pumps and heaters, recently introduced its line of contractor-grade portable products to…