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Feb24

National Ladder Safety Month is coming

National Ladder Safety Month is observed next month, as it is every March. Begun by the American Ladder Safety Institute (ALI), the event raises awareness about ladder safety and encourages employers and their workers to engage in annual ladder safety training. In industrial settings, ladders and climbing are often integral to certain job functions, so safe practices are critical to success. If your job responsibility includes...

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ARA Show 2025
Feb23

The ARA Show heads west to Las Vegas in 2025

Next year, The ARA Show™ will head back to Las Vegas and the Las Vegas Convention Center. A full day of education will begin the show on Wednesday, Jan. 29, followed by the three-day trade show from Thursday, Jan. 30, through Saturday, Feb. 1. Future of Equipment Rental will return in 2025 and take place on Tuesday, Jan. 28 As planning begins for 2025, attendees and exhibitors should note the change in days of the week from a typical...

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Feb23

H&E Equipment Services report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2023 results

H&E Equipment Services, Inc. has announced results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2023, with record strategic expansion, impressive revenue growth, and steady margin appreciation contributing to another year of record financial performance. On October 1, 2021, the Company sold its crane business, (the “Crane Sale”). All results and comparisons for the periods reported are presented on a continuing...

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Feb22

Borgman Capital sells Aerial Work Platforms, Inc. to Herc Rentals Inc.

Borgman Capital, a lower middle market private equity firm, announced the sale of its portfolio company Aerial Work Platforms, Inc. (“AWP”), an equipment rental company, to Herc Rentals Inc. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Founded in 1979, AWP specializes in the rental, service, and sale of aerial lift equipment including scissor lifts, boom lifts, telehandlers, and forklifts. Borgman Capital acquired AWP in December 2020...

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CTMR
Feb22

US Cutting Tool orders totaled $187.9 Million in December 2023 which brings the Year-to-Date total up 6.9% from 2022

December 2023 U.S. cutting tool consumption totaled $187.9 million, according to the U.S. Cutting Tool Institute (USCTI) and AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology. This total, as reported by companies participating in the Cutting Tool Market Report collaboration, was down 7.3% from November’s $202.7 million and down 0.3% when compared with the $188.4 million reported for December 2022. With a year-to-date total of $2.45...

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Feb22

Cimcorp promotes supply chains through automation

Equipped with Cimcorp’s material handling solutions, grocery retailers and tire manufacturers are maximizing efficiency and minimizing their environmental impact   Cimcorp, a robotic handling solution, is helping customers in its core sectors, the fresh food and tire industries, achieve their sustainability goals through automation. When installed within tire factories and grocery distribution centers, Cimcorp’s automated material...

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Feb22

Buckle Up: Cat® Lift Trucks marks 20 consecutive years for the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™

Mitsubishi Logisnext Americas, a manufacturer and provider of Cat® lift trucks across North, Central, and South America, has announced the 20th recurring year as the Official Lift Truck Provider for the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™. For two decades, Cat Lift Trucks and its local dealer, Darr Equipment Co., have played a critical role in the production of the largest livestock exhibition and rodeo in the world. The Houston...

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