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Gordon J. Cooper September 19, 1941 August 22, 2014
cooperSept. 30, 2014 - The Rental Industry and the world lost a true original when Gord Cooper passed away suddenly on August 22, 2014 at the age of 72.
JCB opens new parts distribution centre
jcbSept. 29, 2014 - JCB has officially opened its newest North American parts distribution center in Aurora, IL. This Chicago-area facility will serve as JCB’s main parts distribution center in North America, joining the company’s three other parts warehouses in Savannah, GA; Fontana, CA and Ontario, Canada.
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IPAF North American Conference fast approaching
ipaf-training-bristolSept. 26, 2014 - If you work with aerial lifts and mast climbing work platforms (MCWPs) – either as a manager, operator or instructor – don’t miss this opportunity to learn about developments affecting your business and to network with colleagues from North America and beyond.
Titan acquires Advanced Striping Equipment
Sept. 25, 2014 - Titan has announced the acquisition of Advanced Stripping Equipment, Inc. (ASE). Based in Douglasville, Georgia, ASE manufactures specialized road marking equipment including thermoplastic walk-behind machines, intermediate stripers, and truck-mounted units.
Ontario Power Authority updates saveONenergy's retrofit program
Sept. 24, 2014 -  The Ontario Power Authority (OPA) has announced updates to the saveONenergy RETROFIT PROGRAM that provides additional financial incentives for Ontario businesses to reduce energy used by lighting, heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems, refrigeration systems and building plug loads.
Lackmond appoints new vice president of marketing
img_0016_printSept. 22, 2014 - Lackmond Products Inc. has named Ted Skaff, former Director of Marketing for Pearlman Group (Pearl Abrasive Co. and GranQuartz), as Vice President of Marketing. Overseeing the firm’s marketing and new business department, Ted will lead strategic growth initiatives within the United States, Canada and Latin America.
Skyjack adds new staff in Asia-Pacific region
ipaf-training-thumbSept. 18, 2014 - Linamar Corporation’s Skyjack division is continuing the expansion of its global sales and service network with the addition of five new staff covering the Asia-Pacific region. Leading the team will be Simon Cracknell, who joins the company as business development director – Asia.
Sunny CRA Ontario golf brings new faces
cra_golf_codySept. 17, 2014 - There were some new and seldom-seen faces at Springfield Golf and Country Club in Guelph, Ont., on Sept. 16 as the Canadian Rental Association Ontario held its fall tournament. About 75 golfers enjoyed perfect sunny weather and a chance to catch up with new friends and old just minutes from the 401. The day was organized by the CRA Ontario golf committee of Colin Wilson (World of Rentals), Kim Scott-Rixon (Muskoka Party Rentals), Diane Gouge (L.M. Temperature Control and Gord Ellis (HosePower).


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