All Party/Events Equipment Articles

Sunbelt UK places €13.5m lighting tower order
Sunbelt Rentals in UK has made a €13.5m (£12m) order for various Trime lighting towers, including solar powered units
Lifting Gear Hire rebrands as LGH
Lifting Gear Hire has changed its name to LGH as part of a worldwide rebranding
Aggreko wins Tokyo Olympics contract
The estimated $200 million contract will include 43 venues, the athletes’ village and the broadcasting centre
Kennards acquires Sydney power renter
Acquisition of DPR expands Kennards capabilities in events rentals.
Aggreko to power Ryder Cup
UK company to provide 23MVA of temporary power at France tournament
Events rental confidence at Showman’s Show
Exhibitors at annual UK-based events show have a range of innovative products on display; bullish on market prospects
Rental genset range targets offshore
Dutch companies Bredenoord and DBR will offer the generators capable of operating in harsh environments from the start of next year
HRIA highlights guidelines in wake of accident
Australian Hire and Rental Industry Association points to need to follow weighting guidelines when erecting marquees after serious accident
RAG-Stiftung acquires temporary space provider Röder
Germany-based Röder rents and sells temporary space solutions including marquees and big tents
New CEO for Classic Party Rentals
Brent Mumford takes reins at US-based events rental company, replacing current CEO Jeff Black, who has left the company
GAP Group events division to open in October
UK rental company confirms latest specialty division, expects events market to increase steadily over next five years
UK event rental market poised for growth
Report from AMA Research forecasts 23% growth over next five years reaching value of €748 million by 2018
GAP Group moves into portable toilet rental
UK rental firm diversifies its services with new equipment range, including portable toilets and mobile welfare units.
Classic Party Rentals acquired out of Chapter 11
World's largest party rentals business entered Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in February with a view to arranging a sale. New owner is Apollo Global Management.
Lion Trackhire enters ‘Fast Track 100’
Lion Trackhire has been ranked 26th in The Sunday Times Virgin Fast Track 100 league table, which ranks Britain's 100 private companies with the fastest-growing sales over the last three years.
Zeppelin Rental goes all out for X Games
Zeppelin Rental recently provided a wide range of construction and access equipment, as well as designing and implementing a three-storey viewing tower, for the 2013 X Games extreme sports event.
De Boer houses charity fundraiser
De Boer recently created a venue for a charity dinner held in London’s Horse Guards Parade and attended by celebrities and business leaders.
GT Trax adds crowd barriers to fleet
UK event and construction equipment rental company GT Trax has moved into crowd control with the purchase of a fleet of metal barriers.
Ashtead buys temporary roadways specialist Eve
Temporary roadways rental company Eve will be run as a separate division of A-Plant in the UK.
Eve barriers now dress to impress
UK-based temporary access systems supplier Eve has entered into partnership with event delivery and implementation company Icon:SLS to offer barrier and fence dressings for outdoor events.
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