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Georgian rental company plays pioneering role
One of the first equipment rental companies in Georgia – Georent – has ambitions to develop the local rental market for light equipment and longer term to enter the adjacent markets of Armenia and Azerbaijan.
ERA uprates rental growth forecasts for 2017 and 2018
Europe’s rental association paints an improving picture of the region’s rental markets in 2017 and 2018.
European rental awards: extension to deadline!
The deadline for entries to this year's European Rental Awards has been extended to Wednesday 1 February 2017. There are two new categories in this year's awards.
Pasma course meets tough applications
Pasma has launched a new advanced training course, Towers with Cantilevers, to reflect fast growing use of towers in more demanding applications
ERA points to increased European growth in 2016
Europe's rental market will grow by 2.7%, forecasts the European Rental Association in its latest Market Report
Global Rental Alliance holds mid-year meeting
The party/events and aerial equipment sectors, the availability of skilled labour and equipment theft were among the topics under discussion
Feature - Sustainability high on agenda
IRN rounds up the European Rental Association Convention, which took place in Rome on 3 and 4 June
Feature: European Rental Awards 2015
The European Rental Awards take place on 3 June in Rome and the excitement is already building. IRN look at the shortlisted companies
ERA holds 'face to face' meetings between rental companies and OEMs
Meetings involve 10 OEMs and seven of Europe's leading rental companies, including Cramo, Ramirent, Loxam and Zeppelin Rental.
Last call for early birds at ERA Convention
Discounted registration rate for European Rental Association’s annual event and awards dinner ends on Tuesday 31 March
Take part in the first ERA/IRN RentalTracker of 2015
The survey for the first quarter of the year is online for you to give your views
Visitor boost to US Rental Show as economic confidence grows
The American Rental Association’s annual event attracted another increase in numbers and produced a feelgood factor ‘like the old days’
ERA revises rental growth rates for 2014
ERA improves 2014 growth forecasts for the UK, Germany, Denmark and Spain, but downgrades Italy, Norway and Poland.
Register now for sold-out IRE rental show in Amsterdam
Initial space allocation for IRE show is now sold out. Visitors are encouraged to pre-register online to avoid the 'on-the-day' charge.
European Rental Awards shortlists announced
Winners will be revealed at the awards dinner in Amsterdam on Wednesday 25 June during the International rental Exhibition (IRE) and ERA Convention.
IRE show sells out initial space at RAI
Waiting list for additional exhibitors now established, with potential for extra space to be allocated for the show.
Target Amsterdam: European rental awards, International Rental Exhibition (IRE) and ERA convention.
The 2014 European rental Awards will be held at the RAI exhibition centre in Amsterdam on 25 June, 2014, during the International Rental Exhibition (IRE) and the European Rental Association’s annual convention. Murray Pollok reports.
Hitachi signs up for International Rental Exhibition
Hitachi joins other exhibitors including Hilti, Kaeser, Terex Compact, Thwaites Dumpers, Yanmar Construction Equipment, Himoinsa, Husqvarna and Towerlight.
Bachmann takes leading role at ERA
Carole Bachmann will join the European Rental Association (ERA) as manager of its secretariat from December. She takes over from Michel Baumgartner.
Arne Bugge to retire at end of year
Mr Bugge has spent more than 45 years in the construction industry and is one of the pioneers of equipment rental in Norway.
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