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Rental rate rises assist Sunbelt to pre-Covid revenue levels
Sunbelt Rentals’ first quarter revenue up 22% on 2020 and 12% on 2019, partly thanks to increasing rental rates
Platformers’ Days marks successful return to live events
Specialist access and lifting equipment trade fair in Germany draws crowds of over 2,000
Webinar on cybersecurity in rental and construction, 4 November
IRN free webinar will have senior speakers from Loxam, Ritchie Bros and Palfinger
MEC launches micro scissor update
the update to the Micro 19 scissor has fixed guardrails, making it easier to access tight places
Haulotte sales rise amid sourcing challenges
Haulotte has recorded a 12% sales increase in its first half of 2021, across most regions 
Trackunit acquires ZTR to create single telematics business
Companies said the combination will accelerate the digital transformation of construction
Green light for Convention & Awards as Covid rules ease
Events anticipate full capacity attendance, no social distancing and no bar on vaccinated international attendees
Top 5 private equity rental acquisitions 2021
We pick out five prominent acquisitions that have occurred throughout the year
Snorkel UK announces sales and product manager
Alec Boyle returns to Snorkel UK as technical sales and product manager for Scotland and North East England
Multitel Pagliero signs up Liftgruppen
Liftgruppen will distribute Multitel’s full range of truck mounts in Sweden and Norway
Booking open for IAPAs & IPAF Summit 2022
The IAPA awards are also open for entries, with the in-person event set for 10 March in London
Construction demand boosts US rental market
Regional report - Infrastructure stimulus measures and pent-up demand in the US suggest growth ahead for equipment rental firms 
Lou-Tec in Canada sold to private equity
Quebec-based company aims for growth following investment by Sagard and others
XCMG signs partnership deal with Horizon Equipment
XCMG’s aerial platform deal with rental major to make operations more ‘sustainable’
European debuts for Skyjack
Skyjack displayed the SJ3014 micro scissor and the SJ9664 RT at Platformers’ Days, last week
Snorkel latest scissor at Platformers’ Days
The S4740E, appearing at the show in Germany, is in full European productuction as of this month
How electrification is heating up race to meet emissions targets
The move to electric-driven access equipment seems inevitable but the journey is not necessarily straightforward.
Sunbelt Rentals partners with AEG Presents
Sunbelt Rentals has been named the official rental provider for two music festivals put on by AEG Presents
Manitou shows electric telehandler at MATEXPO
New 6-tonne capacity MRT 2260 telescopic forklift provides up to 4 hours of run time
GAP moves HQ in response to growth
New, larger headquarters in Glasgow, UK, will support data analysis to drive efficiencies
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