United Rentals, Inc. has announced the further expansion of its specialty branch network with the opening of six additional U.S. locations and one in Canada:
Oct. 18, 2016 - The SmartEquip Network is expanding its Network of more than 200 suppliers with the a ddition of IronDirect , a new marketplace that provides construction equipment buyers a convenient online platform to purchase a large and growing number of value-priced and premium brand products. This new partnership will provide IronDirect customers with all of the critical product information and parts sup port catalogs they need to keep their equipment up and running.
Oct. 3, 2016 - The members of Prompt Payment Ontario (PPO) would like to congratulate the Ontario Government on the release of the Construction Lien Act Review Report. Members of PPO participated in the consultation process for the Review and they are look forward to working with the government on the creation and introduction of legislation to modernize the Construction Lien Act in spring 2017.
Sept. 20, 2016 - For the first time, construction professionals and DIY'ers in the Greater Toronto Region (GTA) can rent contractor-grade construction equipment online from many of the region's leading equipment rental companies. OpenLot's online marketplace and smartphone apps make it possible to find, compare and book equipment anytime from anywhere.
The rental operation that began on a site on King St. (old Hwy. 85) in Waterloo 3 1/3 years ago is distinctly different than the one that stands there today. What developed after considerable “weeding out” and additions of equipment and products was The Concrete Store. It is now a truly one stop store for all concrete needs.
Sept. 6, 2016 - Doosan has expanded its dealer network with the addition of three new locations for Wesgroup Equipment — an authorized sales, service, parts and rental provider of Doosan equipment in British Columbia, Canada.
Sept. 6, 2016 - TVH in the Americas recently held a two week school supply drive for the Boys and Girls clubs.
September 2, 2016 - Wacker Neuson, a manufacturer of light construction and compact earth moving products, has announced that it has moved to a new expanded facility in Mississauga.
Aug. 23, 2016 - The brand that started the “self-delivery” concrete business in the1960’s has just changed hands. U-Cart Concrete has been purchased by Cart-Away Concrete Systems Inc. of McMinnville, Oregon. This purchase adds the U-Cart line of tub trailers and auger mixers to the mixing trailers and material loading systems manufactured by Cart-Away.
Aug. 23, 2016 - CERF Incorporated has announced that at the Annual and Special Meeting of the shareholders of the Company held on June 22, 2016, the proposed name change of the Company to Canadian Equipment Rentals Corp. was approved.
Aug. 9, 2016 - Bartell Global has announced the acquisition of CONTEC North America. This expansion will allow for incredible opportunities for Bartell Global to better serve current and prospective customers. By aligning our core values of integrity, ownership, and innovation, and maintaining priority of ongoing customer service, the addition of CONTEC North America allows for an increasing ability to offer a greater variety of equipment to the Construction, Demolition, Site and Surface Preparation Industries.
CRA Ontario Members Meeting
January 17, 2019
BC Regional Trade Show
January 18-19, 2019
World of Concrete
January 22-25, 2019
Canadian Concrete Expo
February 6-7, 2019
Atlantic Regional Trade Show
February 8-9, 2019
The ARA Show
February 17-20, 2019