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Coates commits to net zero goals
Coates and sistern company Westrac are targeting net zero Scope 1 and 2 emissions by 2040
Trackunit expands Kin functionality
New capability collects movement data from tagged assets in real time
CPA Conference takes on zero carbon and digitalisation
Collaboration between rental supply chain stakeholders critical to reducing emissions
ERA warns of challenges for non-digitalised businesses
Digitalisation has been accelerated by the Covid-19 pandemic, says ERA
Top 10 MEWP rental companies in North America
The annual ALH Aerials20 list illustrates a return to growth – with potential to hit record levels in the coming years – for the MEWP rental market in North America. ALH dissects the data.
Kennards Hire expands in New South Wales
Equipment rental company opens 60th branch in Australia
Global mobile crane fleets report now available
New study by Off-Highway Research and International Cranes and Specialized Transport sheds light on the world’s largest mobile crane fleets
IPAF rolls out e-PAL app internationally
Now available in 26 countries, new ePAL app lets MEWP operators share their qualifications with site managers
Sammons creates new US rental business
Owner of Briggs Equipment splits out equipment rentals to create new stand-alone rental business, SitePro Rentals
HSS sells heating and cooling division for £55m
According to HSS, proceeds of the sale would be used to pay down debt
Herc Rentals buys again in Canada
Acquisition of Rapid Equipment Rentals will add seven locations and 110 employees in greater Toronto area
ERA Convention speakers urge rapid digital transformation
Rental businesses encouraged to act quickly on digitalisation and prepare for ‘uberisation’
ERA upgrades rental recovery forecasts for 2021
UK, Italy and France will alll grow faster than expected this year, while growth in Germany and Spain has been shifted to 2022
IRN webinar to offer cybersecurity tips as threat grows
Working from home and digitalisation mean rental companies more vulnerable 
ERA sizes Baltic rental market
Lithuania is estimated to be the largest rental market of the three Baltic States
United Rentals providing ‘benchmarking’ insights to customers
Norty Turner used his speech at the ERA Convention to describe how technology can deepen customer service
Vp plc revenues at 96% of pre-Covid levels
UK company buoyed by infrastructure and repair and maintenance projects
Ritchie Bros. to acquire SmartEquip
US$175 million deal will add e-procurement tool for parts to Ritchie’s equipment auctions
Loxam accelerates environmental shift
Equipment rental company aims to halve direct emissions by 2030 and cut indirect emissions by 30%
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