IRN September/October issue now available

17 September 2014

As well as in printed form, the September/October issue of International Rental News (IRN) is now available to download or read online from

In addition, the tablet edition for iPads and other devices, featuring extra images and video, is also available to download. The issue has been formatted for tablet computers and other portable devices, both Apple and Android.

Download the tablet App from the Apple App store (iTunes) or the Google Play Store (Google Play) and search for “International Rental News”.

Readers can receive the digital version by registering at, at no cost. For readers already registered, view online or download the magazine from the left-hand tab at:

In addition, the podcast to accompany the July/August issue is also now available to stream or download from the KHL podcast page at

In the September/October issue:

Briggs & Stratton expands into rental; Ramirent and Zeppelin launch joint Fehmarnbelt bid; plus more news from the global rental sector.

Kevin Appleton column:
In the last issue, Kevin Appleton shared four of his seven key beliefs about how leadership attitudes and priorities help create a healthy business culture. Now it’s time for the last three.

CEM Peksaglam, Wacker neuson
CEO and Chairman of Wacker Neuson since 2011, Mr Peksaglam is steering the company through a new phase of growth.

World rental report:
With interviews and reports from companies and manufacturers in more than 10 countries on five continents, IRN provides a world-wide snapshot of the dynamic rental market.

Show guide: Saie
Italian construction equipment exhibition SAIE takes place in October, and this year features a number of new events. IRN previews the show

Product feature: Telehandlers
Many manufacturers are making a point of targeting their latest telescopic handler launches at the rental market.

Product feature: Pumps
New technology is coming to the pump rental industry, driven by changing market demand.

International Rental Conference (IRC): Update

The 2nd IRC takes place in Shanghai, China, on the day before the Bauma China exhibition, and will again be a great opportunity to learn about rental trends in the region.

Rouse services:
In the first of a regular column, Rouse Services provides data and analysis of the US and UK rental markets.

Rental IT:
A round-up of news from the rental IT sector including a new rental satisfaction widget, a new used equipment app, plus a new online equipment rental site.

Boben Mathew
An experienced power rental manager, Mr Mathew looks at how the power rental market is developing in India.

European Rental Association page:
The 43rd WorldSkills competition in Sao Paulo, Brazil, is scheduled for August 2015, and will feature a new heavy equipment maintenance skill.

Faces & Places:
American football player Peyton Manning confirmed as keynote speaker for The Rental Show 2015, plus more people and event news from the global rental sector.

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