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Beyond the 18th Century Model

June 15, 2007
Doing business internationally presents its obstacles. For foreign manufacturers attempting to export equipment into the United States, and for rental companies or distributors...
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Auction Results for Single Drum Vibratory Compactors in North America

March 16, 2007
The following figures examine single drum vibratory compactors at auction in North America for the period starting Feb. 1.
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Assessing Patterns From the Data

Nov. 3, 2006
Bob Shaffer is president of Point-of-Rental Systems, Grand Prairie, Texas.
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Optimizing Uptime

Oct. 30, 2006
The October issue of RER focuses on the use of software to improve efficiency in the service department of a rental company. In the fourth of a series on the topic, RER speaks...
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An Enfinity of Service Applications

Oct. 23, 2006
In the third installment in a series of interviews about shop-management software in the rental industry, RER interviews Jack Shea, CEO, Solutions by Computer, Springfield, Mass...
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Seamless Updating

Oct. 16, 2006
Among larger rental companies, probably the most popular software is RentalMan, produced by Wynne Systems. RER interviews Mike Stilwagner, vice president of Wynne Systems, Irvine...