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'Early bird' rate for ERA convention ends on 31 March
The lower ‘early bird’ booking rates for the European Rental Association’s annual convention in Oslo, Norway on 15 and 16 May, ends on 31 March.
European Rental Award shortlists announced
The shortlists for the European Rental Awards have been announced following the meeting of the judging panel in Paris on 15 March.
ERA organises rental events during Intermat
The European Rental Association (ERA) is organising a series of rental events during the Intermat exhibition in April, including two round-table sessions on the Tuesday afternoon and visits to local rental depots on the Wednesday of the show.
ERA/IRN RentalTracker Q4 survey now open
The ERA/IRN RentalTracker survey for the fourth quarter of 2011 is ready to complete and is now in available in six languages - English, French, Spanish, Italian, German and Russian.
17 February deadline for 2012 European Rental Awards
Companies have just over six weeks to submit their entries for the fifth European Rental Awards, to be held on 15 May next year during the European Rental Association’s annual convention in Oslo, Norway.
Reports from the ERA's 2011 annual concention in Amsterdam, and the adjoining IRE exhibition
The IRE exhibition and ERA convention in Amsterdam was a meeting place for debating rental, seeing new equipment and networking. Murray Pollok and Helen Wright report on the three day event.
ERA predicts 5.5% rental growth in 2011
Europe's rental industry will grow by an estimated 5.5% this year followed by slightly slower growth of 4% in 2012 and 3% in 2013, predicts the European Rental Association (ERA) in its latest European Equipment Rental Industry 2011 Report.
Mixed confidence levels in European rental sector
The ERA/IRN Rental Tracker survey for the second quarter of 2011 reveals continued uncertainty in rental markets in the UK and Italy in contrast to more positive environments in France, the Nordic region and Benelux.
RentalTracker survey for second quarter now launched
The ERA/IRN RentalTracker survey covering the second quarter of 2011 is ready to complete and is again available in five languages - English, French, Spanish, Italian and German.
Reports on the ERA convention and IRE show
IRN produced daily newsletters from last week’s International Rental Exhibition (IRE) and European Rental Association (ERA) conference in Amsterdam.
European Rental Association publishes new guide to rental
The European Rental Association (ERA) has published a new guide to equipment rental that aims to help the industry attract new customers and explain rental to government organisations, regulatory bodies and other stakeholders in the business.
Manufacturers call for visibility
Senior industry figures optimistic on rental market prospects but call for cultural change
Travel and hotel information
The RAI Exhibition Centre in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, is close to the city centre and to the main international Schiphol Airport.
Shortlists for the European Rental Awards
The awards dinner for the 2011 European Rental Awards takes place at the Okura Hotel on Wednesday 8 June. The hotel is a 10 minute walk from the RAI exhibition centre or a short taxi ride, and the dinner starts with a cocktail reception at 6.50pm.
Godwin to show new Flygt sludge pumps at IRE
Godwin Pumps, part of the ITT Water & Wastewater business, will use IRE to show a new sludge series of its flagship Flygt 2600 drainage pump range.
Fantastic line-up at ERA conference
The European Rental Association (ERA) has assembled a remarkable line-up for its annual convention, with the CEOs of United Rentals, JCB, Loxam, Manitou and Boels Verhuur all taking part.
Four weeks to IRE show and ERA convention
There are just four weeks to go before the International Rental Exhibition (IRE) and European Rental Association (ERA) convention, being held in Amsterdam on 7-9 June.
Stellar cast for ERA’s rental conference
The European Rental Association (ERA) has assembled a remarkable line-up for the ‘Manufacturers’ Round-Table’ discussion on the opening afternoon of its Amsterdam annual convention with the CEOs of United Rentals, JCB, Loxam, Manitou and Boels Verhuur all taking part.
Confidence levels hold in Europe’s rental market
Europe’s rental market continues to be ‘twin-track’ in terms of business confidence according to the IRN/ERA RentalTracker survey for the first quarter of 2011, with the Nordic countries, France and Germany remaining confident but the UK/Ireland, Benelux, Italy and Spain far less so.
'Early bird' rate for ERA convention ends on 31 March
The ‘early bird’ discounted registration rate for the European Rental Association’s annual convention in Amsterdam closes on Thursday 31 March.
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