Cramo has acquired Theisen Baumaschinen, one of Germany's largest equipment rental companies, giving it a significant share of the German rental market as well as rental businesses in Austria, Switzerland and Hungary.
As part of a move to further reduce the carbon footprint of its service van fleet, UK rental company AFI-Uplift has bought 22 Citroën Berlingo Enterprise vans and plans to replace the remainder of its existing service van fleet by second quarter 2011.
Cemex says it is in constructive negotiations with the government of Venezuela with a view to reaching an "amicable settlement" following the expropriation of its cement businesses in the country in August 2008.
Genie and Terex Utilities parts are now being distributed from the new Terex Distribution Center East. The 500000 sq ft facility is located in Southaven just outside of Memphis, Tennessee and serves as a key supplier for the eastern and southern parts of the country.
More than 95% of the workers who were exposed to hazardous materials during the clean-up in the wake of the 11 September 2001 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in New York, US have 'opted-in' to a compensation package.