Rental Market

August 2010
Underground Construction;Aug2010, Vol. 65 Issue 8, p43
Trade Publication
The article offers world news briefs related to rental business. The American Rental Association (ARA) has updated RentalHQ.com, an extensive rental resource, by adding features and enhanced user experience. Finning International Inc. sold Hewden to Sun Capital Partners Inc. for 171 million dollars in order to reduce debt. The RSC Equipment Rental Inc. has launched a newly designed company web site at RSCrental.com that combines a top-to-bottom visual redesign with functional enhancements.


Related Articles

  • Wall Street Watch.  // Rental Equipment Register;Dec2007, Vol. 50 Issue 12, p57 

    This section offers news briefs on the financial performance of rental equipment companies as of December 2007. RSC Holdings reported an 8% increased in total revenues for the third quarter of 2007 from the 427.6 million reported for the same quarter in 2006. Finning International has raised its...

  • RSC Equipment Rental Introduces Pro Box Jobsite Service.  // Rental Equipment Register;Jun2009, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p23 

    The article evaluates the RSC Pro Box job site service from RSC Equipment Rental.

  • RSC to Open 20 Stores in 2007.  // Rental Equipment Register;Oct2007, Vol. 50 Issue 10, p25 

    The article reports that RSC Equipment Rentals will open 20 new stores in 2007. Phil Hobson, senior vice president of operations, says that the double digit growth in nonresidential construction and growing preference for rental services over equipment ownership are driving the expansion of the...

  • Atlas Copco Seeks Possible Sale of RSC After Record Year.  // Rental Equipment Register;Mar2006, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p18 

    Reports on the intention of Atlas Copco to explore a divestment of RSC Equipment Rental, the second largest equipment rental business in North America. Comments from Atlas Copco CEO Gunnar Brock on the possibilities of developing synergies with RSC Equipment; Performance of the rental service...

  • Twin track. Pollok, Murray; Anderson, Lindsey // International Rental News;May/Jun2012, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p40 

    The article forecasts the business condition of the North American rental industry. According to rental consultant Dan Kaplan, the industry will continue to grow and it is not just the big companies that benefitting. He also stated the positive impact of United Rentals Inc.'s proposed...

  • A picture of the future. Pollok, Murray // International Rental News;Jan/Feb2012, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p3 

    The author discusses the proposed acquisition of United Rental with RSC Equipment Rental Inc. in North America and explores its impact on the growth of these companies' market shares. He tackles the potential consolidations at the lease and rental services in Europe. The conditions of the rental...

  • RSC Enjoys Record Operating Profit in Third Quarter.  // Rental Equipment Register;Dec2005, Vol. 48 Issue 13, p14 

    The article focuses on the financial performance of RSC Equipment Rental for the third quarter of 2005. The firm posted an increased total revenue for the period ending. The rental fleet utilization of the firm has improved from 70 to 72 percent. The total operating costs of RSC were higher than...

  • The fast track.  // Roads & Bridges;Jun2008, Vol. 46 Issue 6, p60 

    The article focuses on the Integrated Services program of RSC Equipment Rental. According to the author, the Integrated Services through Total Control, Mobile Tool Room and Pumping Solutions division allows centralized administrative control of the entire organization's rental requirements and...

  • Equipment rental outfit outgrows lot. Herreras, Mari // Wenatchee Business Journal;Aug2006, Vol. 20 Issue 8, pA1 

    The article reports on the expansion of RSC Equipment Rental with the construction of a 6,500-square-foot building in August 2006 in Wenatchee, Washington. RSC employed Blodgett Construction and Associates of Malaga as its general contractor. The new facility will get the pattern of its design...


Read the Article


Sign out of this library

Other Topics