All New Zealand Articles

New Zealand has ‘dropped off’ global supply chain
Fears that construction supplies are not reaching New Zealand
Coates drops ‘Hire’ from its name
Change reflects its increasing focus on engineering services alongside traditional equipment rental activities.
United Rentals moves into portable accommodation and storage
Acquisition of General Finance Corp adds storage and accommodation businesses in US, Canada, Australia and New Zealand
Volvo CE updates EC250E and EC300E excavators
Upgraded heavy-duty models are fitted with D8M Volvo engine that offer 10% more fuel efficiency
Haulotte launches telematics system
Sherpal telematics system provides comprehensive aerial platform fleet information 
Preston Rentals expands into crane sector
Preston Rentals now offers a SuperCrane fleet of mini crawler cranes for rent at its US locations
Kennards grows in New Zealand
New depot in Dunedin will tap into infrastructure spending in the region
Kennards grows New Zealand network
New Mount Maunganui depot brings the company’s network in New Zealand to 26
Almac appoints Pacific manager
Longstanding access and rental professional Bob Mules starts in his new role today in Australia 
Angus Kennard steps down at Kennards Hire
Kennards veteran Bill Whitehouse takes on role as CEO, succeeding Angus Kennard
New Zealand stops all but ‘essential’ construction
Government of New Zealand provides clear guidance of what it considers to be essential construction work
Kennards adapts to coronavirus
New Zealand depots focus on essential services and ‘contactless service’ introduced
New Hirepool depot in New Zealand
New Zealand-based rental company expands its reach in the north of Auckland
Kennards makes management changes
The rental company has announced a number of senior leadership changes across Australia and New Zealand
Kennard appoints new head of IT
Australian rental company hires new manager to spearhead digital transformation
​Angus Kennard to speak at IRC
Angus Kennard, Kennards Hire CEO, confirmed as a keynote speaker at International Rental Conference 2019
Kennards achieves health and safety certification
The company’s entire network in Australia and New Zealand is now certified to the AS/NZS 4801 standard. 
Easy Lift starts up in New Zealand
Italy-based Easy Lift enters New Zealand market with new dealer and receives AU/NZ regulation certification
Kennards opens New Zealand branch
New Hornby location for Kennards following acquisitions of Johnsons Hire and Stella Hire
Wacker Neuson achieves goals
Revenue rises as light and compact equipment firm plans to reorganise production facilities
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