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New boom truck training simulator
CM Labs’ new simulator teaches operators how to deploy and use a digger derrick attachement
United Rentals points to ‘sustained recovery’
United Rentals has again upped its full-year guidance, now expecting total revenues to be 8 to 11% higher than originally estimated at the end of 2020
Eco-friendly access
The construction industry is undergoing a transformative shift to adapt more environmentally friendly practices. Lindsey Anderson reports.
Herc shifts to ‘high gear’
Record dollar utilisation and higher pricing drive third quarter results
Herc Rentals buys again in Canada
Acquisition of Rapid Equipment Rentals will add seven locations and 110 employees in greater Toronto area
Herc could double fleet spending in 2022
New strategy sees net fleet spending of between $820 million to $1.12 billion in 2022
H&E relocates Little Rock branch
H&E Equipment Services has relocated its Little Rock branch to a new 6,450-square-foot facility in Mabelvale, AR
Rate rises assist Sunbelt to pre-Covid revenue
Sunbelt Rentals’ first quarter revenue up 22% on 2020 and 12% on 2019, partly thanks to increasing rental rates
Construction demand boosts US rental market
Regional report - Infrastructure stimulus measures and pent-up demand in the US suggest growth ahead for equipment rental firms 
Lou-Tec in Canada sold to private equity
Quebec-based company aims for growth following investment by Sagard and others
Ritchie Bros names president
Ritchie Bros confirms internal appointment 
Herc makes acquisition in Canada
Acquisition of Dwight Crane in Ontario, Canada, will expand Herc’s entertainment rentals business
Black & Veatch building for the future
Since its founding 106 years ago, Black & Veatch has defined its mission as “building human critical infrastructure
Interview: Blackwood Engineering’s evolution
Casting and counterweight manufacturer Blackwood Engineering prepares for ever-evolving future as a total solution supply chain partner
Turning heads: Rotating telehandlers
Rotating telehandlers are gaining market acceptance in the U.S. due to their extreme versatility and jobsite adaptability 
ALH speaker highlight: Kevin O’Shea
Kevin O’Shea to discuss how equipment maintenance can be “the most cost-effective insurance companies can buy” at ALH Conference 
Is bigger better as remote controls with larger displays trend?
Remote control manufacturers focus on improvements, including bigger monitors to display machine information
Herc acquisition expands presence in Texas
Addition of CBS Rentals aligns with strategy to grow density and scale in North American urban markets 
ALH speaker highlight: Charlie Dougherty
Charlie Dougherty, vice president and economist with Wells Fargo Securities, to present economic outlook at 2021 ALH Conference
Eric Liner joins LGMG North America
LGMG North America has named Eric Liner as its senior vice president of national accounts
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