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Terramac names SMS Equipment as first Canadian dealer
terramac_rt9_1Dec. 12, 2014 - Terramac has added SMS Equipment Inc. to its dealer network. The newest dealer in Terramac’s dealer network – and the first Canadian dealer – SMS Equipment provides sales, rentals, applications expertise and parts and service support for the Terramac RT9 crawler carrier throughout Canada.
JCB's Patterson elected 2015 chair of AEM
8f36dc09dfcb41a7a6b4cf81_560x387Dec. 11, 2014 - John Patterson, Chairman of JCB USA Group, Director of the JCB Group and former CEO of JCB North America, has been elected 2015 chair of the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM).
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Regional Tractor Sales picks up Morbark
regionalDec. 10, 2014 - Since acquiring the Boxer Equipment line of compact utility loaders from Mertz Manufacturing at the end of 2012, Morbark continues to aggressively expand its distributor network domestically and internationally. Most recently, Morbark has added Regional Tractor Sales in Freelton, Ont., as a distributor. Regional Tractor Sales covers the Greater Toronto Area and the Niagara Peninsula with construction and agricultural equipment sales, service and rentals.
Calendar error
Dec. 9, 2014 - The Canadian Rental Service calendar mailed with the December issue mistakenly lists the Bauma Munich trade show on April 11 to 17, 2015. That show does not take place until the following year, April 11 - 17, 2016. Canadian Rental Service regrets the error.  | READ MORE
G. Cooper Equipment Rentals acquires Albion Rentals
head2Dec. 8, 2014 - G. Cooper Equipment Rentals Limited has announced that it has acquired Albion Rental. Founded in 1974, Albion Rental has been serving the equipment rental needs of the GTA for over 40 years. Located in Bolton, Albion Rental has developed a strong reputation for providing dependable equipment and outstanding customer service and support.  The senior management team, including President and Owner Carl Sant, will continue in leadership roles with Cooper.  | READ MORE
Terex launches distributor support app
Dec. 2, 2014 - Terex Construction has announced the launch of a new distributor support application and the enhanced terex.com/construction website. Both initiatives are part of a strategic focus on digital marketing technologies to improve the customer experience by providing easier access to information.
GAL Power acquires L.M. Temperature Control
lapierre_salazar_smallDec. 1, 2014 - GAL Power has announced today that it has acquired L.M. Temperature Control Inc., a Mississauga, Ont.-based climate control and power company that provides “Rental Equipment That Fits”. This welcomed transaction further enhances both companies’ ability to serve existing and prospective customers. Together, GAL Power and L.M. Temperature Control can provide a much broader range of service and support solutions to clients in the entire Greater Toronto Area, Northern Ontario and across Eastern Canada. This is made possible by the GAL Group of Companies’ offices in Ottawa, Montreal, Thunder Bay and Sudbury.  | READ MORE
Point-of-Rental wins AHL technology award
27f15b0a-445b-4633-8fe9-75bd91d7b12aNov. 26, 2014 - Industry professionals gathered in Miami for the Access, Lift & Handlers Conference & Awards on Nov. 11 to celebrate the industry’s best. With more than 60 entries, Point-of-Rental won the Rental Technology Award for its breakthrough design of the Mobile WorkForce.


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CEAttachments adds new snow push to lineup Electric Eel Model R features flex leader Kubota unveils two new wheel loaders