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United Rentals Sets Records Topping $3.7 Billion in Total Revenue in 2023

Jan. 26, 2024
United posted $3.119 billion in equipment rental revenue in the fourth quarter of 2023, compared to $2.747 billion in the fourth quarter of 2022, a 13.5-percent jump.
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The ARA Show

Perkins to Demonstrate Next-Generation Power Solutions for Rental Equipment at the 2024 ARA Show

Feb. 19, 2024
To help rental equipment suppliers and customers navigate the challenges of skilled labor shortage, advancing emissions and noise requirements, and equipment electrification, ...
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Rental Companies

Herc Rentals Acquires Inglewood, Calif.'s, Quality Equipment Rentals

Feb. 14, 2024
Quality Equipment Rentals, an independent equipment rental company with more than 50 years in business in Inglewood, Calif., part of the greater Los Angeles area, has been acquired...
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Wall Street Beat

Cummins Net Sales Jump 21.3 Percent in 2023; 9.9 Percent in Fourth Quarter

Feb. 12, 2024
Sales in North America increased 22 percent for the full year and international revenues increased 20 percent compared to 2022.
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United Rentals Launches Next-Generation Access Management Solution

Feb. 1, 2024
United Rentals this week announced a next-generation access management solution that manages jobsite and equipment access through RFID badges. This single-badge, multi-use solution...
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H&E Equipment Services Relocates Atlanta Branch

Nov. 10, 2023
The new branch is 15 miles southwest of H&E's previous address, with more direct access to downtown and job sites across the metro area via I-675 and other major roadways.
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Maxim Crane Banner At Columbus Office Nov 23
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Maxim Crane Opens Central Ohio Branch

Nov. 8, 2023
Maxim Crane Works Midwest regional Vice President Rob Schultz said the new branch will support the growing need for construction cranes at several high-profile manufacturing projects...
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Kohler Co. to Establish Energy Division as Independent Business with Platinum Equity as Majority Investment Partner

Nov. 8, 2023
The businesses included in the portfolio are Power Systems, Engines, Home Energy, Kohler Uninterruptible Power, Clarke Energy, Curtis Instruments, and Heila Technologies.
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Hyundai Taylor Ce Expands Hyundai Dealership Territory
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Hyundai Dealer Taylor Construction Equipment Expands in Mississippi and Kentucky

Nov. 8, 2023
In its newly enlarged territory, Taylor operates as a full-line Hyundai Construction Equipment dealership serving a 42-county section of Kentucky including the Louisville and ...