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“Frenzy” in US residential construction
Construction - especially residential - strong in the US, but supply chain issues and lack of workers hindering growth 
Used scissor, boom prices skyrocket in U.S.
Used access equipment prices are up 29% in the U.S. according to the September Market Trends Report from Ritchie Bros
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 
French rental recovering, but challenges persist
Second quarter revenues up 54% year-on-year, but industry now facing equipment shortages and recruitment challenges
‘Record’ construction sales predicted for 2021
Off-Highway Research says construction equipment sales of US$110 billion to occur this year
ARA: 2022 rental revenues to surpass 2019’s record
Equipment rental revenues in 2022 will surpass previous 2019 peak, fueled by construction and industrial services, according to ARA
Post-pandemic demand lengthens delivery times for construction equipment
Government stimulus measures following the global pandemic have led to a surge in demand for construction equipment
Global construction industry to grow by 5.7% in 2021
Report predicts construction to see good growth in 2021, although issues such as lack of materials remains a concern
Q2 ERA/IRN RentalTracker survey: recovery mode
More than 155 rental businesses responded to the Q2 RentalTracker survey, and the results are very positive
Sunbelt continues North American expansion
Sunbelt Rentals opened 29 greenfield locations and made five bolt-on acquisitions during its fiscal 2021
European rental to grow 3.6% this year says ERA
Second update to ERA’s 2020 Market Report forecasts a 3.6% recovery in 2021 followed by 4.5% growth in 2022
Ritchie Bros sees ‘unprecedented’ demand
Bidder registrations for online equipment auctions up 49%, with machine prices rising as construction output increases
Global construction struggles with materials shortages and prices
The post-pandemic availability – and cost – of construction materials is a growing concern
Rental in France grows 15.6% in Q1
DLR Barometer also reports high levels of staff recruitment and investment planned this year
China’s stimulus a huge boost for equipment sales
It is estimated that equipment sales would have fallen further if Covid-19 hadn’t occurred
ARA forecasts equipment rental recovery
Rental revenue expected to exceed peak totals in 2022
Terex to move telehandler production to Mexico
Terex will close its Oklahoma City facility in early 2022 and move its GTH telehandler production to Monterrey, Mexico
Full ALH Conference speaker lineup announced
Larry Silber, Herc Rentals CEO, to give keynote at this year’s ALH Conference on September 14
Skyjack reports strong Q1 results
North American market up 7.7 percent for Skyjack in Q1 and parent company Linamar expects 20 percent full-year growth for the access OEM
UK construction making strong recovery
Survey by IHS Markit shows construction industry is growing at its fastest rate for over six years
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