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Friday Roundup: EU MEWP tariffs | world’s tallest scissor | new acquisitions
The week of June 13-19, 2024 included proposed European tariffs on MEWPs produced in China, unprecedented scissor lift height, rental company acquisitions, and a new equipment factory in Mexico
Is rental changing its attitude toward the energy transition?
IRN profiles the initiatives companies are implementing to drive change forward
H&E opens new South Carolina branch
New branch is fourth to be added in the region
The education challenge facing Brazil’s rental market
Analoc says it’s a $12 billion industry, but still immature 
Interview: Equipment Depot on its secret to safety
US-based material handling renter Equipment Depot recently celebrated its best safety record in its history, highlighting a company-wide commitment to the goal of zero accidents and injuries
Fuel cell specialist AFC raises funds for rental JV
AFC Energy will invest in its rental JV with Speedy Hire
Friday Roundup: Volvo’s electric wheel loader | HSS Hire loses Amey | Holland Pump expands in Florida, US
The week that was June 6-12, 2024 was characterized by advances in electric heavy equipment and big changes among rental firms across the globe
Friday Roundup: Boels used equipment | Manitou-Kiloutou electric retrofit | OEM American expansions
The week that was May 27 through June 5 saw news from large rental houses, a new electric telehandler and North American facilities for major manufacturers
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Companies in Europe invited to enter
Boels launches used equipment marketplace
Company partners with Scandinavian subsidiary
Going mobile: A must-have customer experience
Paul Maddison, director of digital innovation at United Rentals, talks about what defines a valueable digital interface for customers, and why you need one
REIC in Colorado acquisition
Deal is its 20th since being founded
Friday Roundup: ARA updates forecast | United Rentals acquires in Europe | Dieci launches telehandler upgrades
The week in equipment rental saw growth in several areas, including the ARA’s prediction for higher rental revenues in the US, and United Rentals expansion in Benelux
United Rentals acquires in Europe
Deal adds eight locations in the Benelux region
Interview: SmartEquip sets its sights on new markets
Part of Ritchie Bros’ umbrella of companies, SmartEquip looks to expand its equipment lifecycle support and parts procurement platform across the globe
H&E expansion continues with new depots
18 depots have opened since Q2 of 2023
HSS CFO to step down
Paul Quested leaves after eight years with the company
Market stabilization for ‘Telehandler30’ North American ranking
Current market drivers include infrastructure, mega projects, onshoring and aging fleet replacement
United reports revenue growth in digital platforms
Company reports “strong adoption” from customers
How Sunbelt Rentals plans to become a $14-billion company in five years
Focused on growing specialty rental alongside an ambitious goal for greenfield startups, Ashtead’s US-based rental giant laid out some ambitious goals with its Sunbelt 4.0 five-year plan
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