International Rental News - January-February 2019
28 January 2019
Included in this issue:
Hawk Plant enters administration; United Rentals CEO succession plan; GAM finds investment buyer; new ARA strategy; Speedy investment; Off-Highway Research forecasts.
- THE APPLETON COLUMN
Recruiting new leaders and managers can be tricky. Should you look for someone from inside your industry, or is it best to find someone from outside?
- PRODUCT UPDATE
New products from Kubota, Volvo CE, Makita, Mecalac, Komatsu, Yanmar, Groundforce and Airstar.
- EUROPEAN RENTAL AWARDS
All the information you need to enter the this year’s European Rental Awards.
- PREVIEW: BAUMA
IRN Editor Thomas Allen previews the massive Bauma show, taking place in Munich from 8 to 14 April.
- GUIDE: EXECUTIVE HIRE SHOW
The UK’s rental sector gathers every year in Coventry for the Executive Hire Show. IRN provides a guide to the two-day exhibition.
- PREVIEW: ARA SHOW
The ARA returns to Anaheim for the first time in 15 years for the 2019 ARA Show. IRN previews the event, which is taking place against a backdrop of strong growth in the US rental market.
- REPORT: IRC/BAUMA CHINA
Murray Pollok and Euan Youdale report from the International Rental Conference (IRC) and the Bauma China exhibition in Shanghai last November.
- INTERVIEW: DAN O. VORSHOLT, GSV, DENMARK
GSV Materieludlejning A/S acquired Ramirent’s Danish business in December. Murray Pollok spoke to GSV’s CEO Dan O. Vorsholt.
- RENTAL GENSETS
With alternative technologies and Stage V engines, rental companies have a lot of choices to make.
Telematics and connected working are revolutionising the way rental companies manage their operations. IRN reports.
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