TITLE

Underground Rental Industry Shows Improving Conditions

AUTHOR(S)
Griffin, Jeff
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
Underground Construction;Jul2011, Vol. 66 Issue 7, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the growing demand in the underground equipment rental industry in the U.S. The American Rental Association (ARA) is expecting construction equipment rentals to increase nearly 7 percent in 2011. Tom Hubbell, ARA's vice president of marketing and communications, expects quarterly growth nearing 8 percent for the equipment rental industry.
ACCESSION #
63481101

 

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