IRN Sept/Oct 2015 digital issue now available

By Helen Wright19 October 2015

The September/October issue of International Rental News (IRN) is now available to download from

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In the issue:

Caterpillar takes decisive action on falling revenue figures; Chris Davies steps down as CEO of HSS Hire Group; Leif Gustavsson to succeed Vesa Koivula at Cramo.

Kevin Appleton column
Kevin Appleton considers the question of employee relations and the types of company culture that can motivate - or demotivate - the workforce.

Interview: Colin Sabol, Xylem Pumps
The president of the company’s dewatering business talks about Xylem’s Panama Canal project, and being the world’s largest pump renter/manufacturer.

World Rental Report
We talk to companies from every continent about the markets they operate in, what’s driving their investment, and what the future holds.

Product feature: Telehandlers
An update on the telehandler market, including companies such as JLG, Magni, Haulotte and Genie.

Product feature: Pumps
With customers demanding increasingly cleaner and more efficient products, the pump industry is very different from how it was 15 years ago.

Equipment Report
How two leading UK producers of backhoe loaders are celebrating significant anniversaries but looking to the future at the same time.

Rental Management
Have you ever wondered why air fares stay almost static while ancillary charges go up and up? John Bureau of Wynne Systems believes rental companies can, and should, follow the same model.

Show preview: SAIE
A look ahead to October’s construction exhibition, taking place in Italy

Review: Bauma/ConExpo Africa
Highlights from the construction event that attracted more than 14000 visitors and 600 exhibitors to Johannesburg in South Africa.

Report: International Rental Conference Asia
With subjects including the role of dealers in the rental industry, and the development of the aerial platform rental sector, delegates in Beijing had plenty to think about.

Rouse Services
What’s happening with auction and resale values of rental equipment?

ERA Page
A round up of recent public affairs initiatives by the European Rental Association.

Faces & Places
People news from the world’s rental sector.

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