International Rental News - March 2019

12 March 2019

Included in the issue: 

  • NEWS  
    Cramo goes digital; good vibes at the ARA Show; Kiloutou invests heavily; JCB wins patent case against Manitou; going ‘green’ at the EHS; record revenue for United Rentals.
  • THE APPLETON COLUMN 
    Kevin Appleton considers the potential rewards and pitfalls of using pricing algorithms.
  • PRODUCT UPDATE 
    New products from Skyjack, Atlas Copco, John Deere, Allmand, Mecalac and Glenn Pearson.
  • ERA PAGE 
    The European Rental Association (ERA) invites you to join them at their annual convention, in Madrid.
  • ROUSE PAGE 
    Used equipment values and other rental statistics from Rouse Services.
  • SHOW GUIDE: BAUMA 
    Bauma has rolled around again, and following our preview of the exhibition in the January-February issue, we guide you through everything rental at the show.
  • PREVIEW: ERA CONVENTION AND EUROPEAN RENTAL AWARDS  
    This year’s event will explore the theme of ‘Rental: a sharing economy’, and it will include the European Rental Awards 2019.
  • INTERVIEW: KEVIN HOFFMAN 
    The American Rental Association’s 56th President and owner of A to Z RentAll, Kevin Hoffman, gives a small rental company’s perspective on the US rental industry.
  • HYBRID AND ELECTRIC 
    The future of electric looks bright. IRN explores the latestdevelopments in the industry and asks whether electricreally will replace diesel.
  • LIGHTING TOWERS 
    Lighting solutions might be reaching a tipping point. IRN looks at how the latest technological advances have been converging to open new possibilities.
  • POWER TOOLS 
    Among the most recent developments in power tools, going cordless is an increasingly popular option.
  • ERA TCO 
    The ERA reports on the recently upgraded version of itsonline total cost of ownership calculator.
  • INTERVIEW: RENÉ DANIELSSON 
    Hitachi Construction Machinery Europe has been investing heavily in its dealer rental initiative. René Danielsson, Manager of Hitachi’s ‘Premium Rental’ programme in Europe, gives a progress update.
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