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BlueLine Rental Completes Acquisition of Trico Equipment
BlueLine Rental, a full-service equipment rental company, announced it has completed the acquisition of Trico Equipment Inc., a rental company specialized in aerial lift equipment with locations in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland and Texas.
forconstructionpros.com – 3/3/2015

Sunbelt Rentals Posts Strong Fiscal Q3 and Nine-Month Results
In a strong fiscal third quarter performance Sunbelt Rentals posted $680 million in revenue, compared to $551 million for the same period last year, a 23-percent increase.
RER – 3/3/2015

Hertz Equipment Rental Posts 3-Percent Fourth Quarter Jump
Hertz Equipment Rental Corp. posted worldwide revenue of $413 million in the fourth quarter of 2014, a 3-percent increase compared to the previous year.
RER – 2/27/2015

Essex Rental Delays Release of Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results
Crane rental specialist Essex Crane Rental has delayed the release of its fourth quarter and full-year 2014 operating results, as well as its related management conference call, to a not-yet-determined date.
RER – 2/27/2015

H&E Posts Robust Growth in Q4 and FY 2014
H&E Equipment Services has topped the $400 million mark in equipment rental revenues for 2014, coming in at $404.1 million, compared with $338.9 million in 2013, a 19.2-percent year-over-year leap.
RER – 2/26/2015

Getable app lets contractors rent across vendors, manage owned and rented machines
Though the app itself is nearly 5 years old, Getable, an app that aspires to be the Uber of construction equipment, will be a brand new concept for the vast majority of U.S. contractors.
Equipment World – 2/26/2015

Rental Penetration Increases to 53.9 Percent in 2014, ARA Says
Construction/industrial rental penetration rose a percentage point in 2014 from 52.9 percent in 2013 to 53.9 percent this past year according to the American Rental Association Rental Penetration Index, ARA announced at The Rental Show in New Orleans.
RER – 2/25/2015

Top 5 Asset Management Concerns for Rental Outlets in 2015
As the construction equipment rental industry surges ahead, it is clear that alert and agile businesses will be the ones best prepared to take advantage of the new opportunities this year.
Compact Equipment – 2/20/2015

Toromont Posts Strong Rental Results in 2014
Toromont Industries, owner of one of North America's largest Caterpillar dealers, posted a 14-percent jump in fourth quarter revenues, going from CDN $407.3 million in the fourth quarter of 2013 to CDN $465.7 (about U.S. $374 million) in Q414.
RER – 2/13/2015

Sunbelt Rentals Acquires Northern Virginia's Theros Equipment Rentals
Sunbelt Rentals has acquired Theros Equipment Rentals, a leading independent rental company based in northern Virginia.
RER – 2/6/2015