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Canadian rental industry news for June 14June 14, 2019CRA and OPTTA join forces - rental industry news for May 15 - 28June 11, 2019Canadian rental industry news for May 31May 31, 2019CRA and OPTTA join forces - rental industry news for May 15 - 28May 28, 2019Rental News Now – May 17, 2019May 17, 2019New senior VP at Cooper - rental industry news for May 1 - 14May 14, 2019Bomag chooses CES and EDFA – Rental News Now for April 19 – May 3May 3, 2019New scam in Edmonton – rental industry news for April 16 – 30April 30, 2019SkyJack enters northwestern China – Rental News Now for April 4 – 18April 18, 2019New location for Stephensons – rental industry news for April 2 – 16April 16, 2019Canadian Rental News Now for March 21 – April 5April 5, 2019New Genie training – Canadian rental industry news March 20 - April 2April 2, 2019Rental News Now video update – March 16 - 22March 25, 2019Cooper acquires Prime Rentals - Rental industry news for Mar. 7-19March 19, 2019Lots of Canadians at ARA – Rental industry news for Feb. 20 – Mar. 6March 5, 2019Welcome to Rental News NowMarch 1, 2019Toro buys Ditch Witch - Rental industry news for Feb. 6 - 19February 19, 2019GAL Power welcomes Ontario CRA – Rental industry news for Jan. 22 – Feb. 4February 5, 2019Cooper buys Star – Rental industry news for Jan. 8 – 22January 22, 2019Morbark buys Denis Cimaf – Rental industry news for Dec. 25 – Jan. 8January 8, 2019Top stories of 2018 from Canadian Rental ServiceDecember 25, 2018Feds triple depreciation allowance - Rental industry news for Nov. 28 - Dec. 11December 11, 2018Crosby named ARA Region 10 Person of the Year – Canada’s rental industry news Nov. 14 – 27November 27, 2018Vermeer getting into vacuum excavation - Rental industry news for Oct. 30 - Nov. 13November 13, 2018Beware of nanomaterials - Rental industry news for Oct. 26 - 30October 30, 2018Mobile programming help from POR  - Rental industry news for Oct. 2 - 16October 16, 2018Hitachi doing rentals – rental industry news for Sept. 18 - Oct. 2October 2, 2018Heater Duct That Gets You Through the ColdSeptember 21, 2018Tune in to rate report webinar - rental industry news for Sept. 5 - 19September 19, 2018New leadership at Acces Location - rental industry news for Aug. 21 - Sept. 4September 5, 2018Your September digital edition of Canadian Rental Service is readyAugust 23, 2018Villegas to retire from Finning - rental industry news for Aug. 7 - 21August 21, 2018Cooper opening new branches - Rental news for July 24 - Aug. 7August 7, 2018Canadian rental industry news July 11-24July 24, 2018Canadian rental industry news for June 27 - July 10July 10, 2018Canadian rental industry news for June 13 - 26June 26, 2018Canadian rental news May 29 - June 12June 12, 2018Rental industry news todayMay 29, 2018Canadian rental industry news for May 15May 15, 2018Canadian rental industry news for May 1May 1, 2018Rental industry news todayApril 17, 2018Canadian rental industry news todayApril 3, 2018Canadian Rental Mart starts today at International Centre in MississaugaMarch 20, 2018Canadian Rental Mart starts today at International Centre in MississaugaMarch 6, 2018Rental Mart preview & more!February 27, 2018Canadian rental industry news todayFebruary 13, 2018Canadian rental industry news todayJanuary 23, 2018Canadian rental store news this weekDecember 12, 2017Canadian rental industry news todayNovember 28, 2017Canadian rental industry news todayNovember 14, 2017Canadian rental news todayOctober 31, 2017Genie on TV | Point of Rental hires | ICUEE reportOctober 17, 2017Win a trip at the Rental Mart | Happy birthday C&T | Hurricane helpOctober 3, 2017Marion named regional VP | Cervus appoints new director | New WSIB rate frameworkSeptember 19, 2017Toromont buys Hewitt | Webb to Norseman | United acquires Cummins portable powerSeptember 5, 2017Construction heat roundupAugust 22, 2017Personnel changes at Genie and GEC | Rental market forecast | Happy birthday ShawmutAugust 8, 2017Sunbelt buys CRS | Adeland celebrates 20 years | Unhappy MillennialsJuly 25, 2017Cooper continues westward march | Home Depot absorbing Compact EquipmentJuly 11, 2017Lou-Tec takes new direction | AGF Access gets up and down | New lines for AllmandJune 27, 2017Driver fatigue concerns | Brandt partners with Roughriders | Tiresocks shuffles managementJune 13, 2017Getting up and down | Brandt and REAL sign new deal | Kawasaki names new sales managerMay 30, 2017IEDA names new president | New white paper from Skyjack | Canada North Resources Expo returns next weekMay 16, 2017CRA Ontario wraps up winter meetings | Cooper opening second Ottawa branch | Hitachi to acquire AccudyneMay 2, 2017Acquitisions in Alberta | Wagter moves up at Echo | New leadership at JCBApril 18, 2017C&T goes into events | working at heights deadline extended | CRA insurance under new ownershipApril 4, 2017Perky Prairie predicts prosperity | McCourt passes | Ontario Conference previewMarch 21, 2017Cooper expands into Kitchener | CRA AGM report | JCB now has liftsMarch 7, 2017Atlantic show plows ahead | New bosses | Get the most out of ConExpoFebruary 21, 2017Cooper moves into Alberta | Fire destroys Keswick rental store | New directors at GenieFebruary 7, 2017Point of Rental unveils customer rewards app | Finning appoints new Senior VPJanuary 24, 2017Top Stories of 2016January 10, 2017Rental stores help Fort McMurray have a happy holiday | New Weber rep | SkyJack rides the railsDecember 13, 2016Wally Carruthers 1927 - 2016 | CERC sells waste division | JLG maintenance changesNovember 29, 2016Cervus opens Ottawa dealership | ARA predicts modest gains | Getting real about lasersNovember 15, 2016New safety app | L.B. White wins in Wisconsin | Rental Hall of Fame inductionNovember 1, 2016CRA locals get together | SmartEquip partners with IronDirect | New excavators from CASEOctober 18, 2016New safety website | MWE acquires Westinghouse | IPAF offer trainingOctober 4, 2016New online rental marketplace | CRA golf report | Feel the heatSeptember 20, 2016Paying it forward | GRA holds mid-year meeting | CERF announces name changeAugust 23, 2016Strongco to sell U.S. subsidiary | Bartell acquires CONTEC | ARA revises rental forecastAugust 9, 2016New boss at Atlas Copco | Longer service intervals on JLG | Cardinal grows with MorbarkJuly 26, 2016Fort McMurray stories | New ownership for Sussex | Crane simulation studyJuly 12, 2016Diversco celebrates 30th anniversary | Boddez launches Five Bo | ARA donates to wild fire reliefJune 28, 20163D-printed excavator at ConExpo-Con/Agg | CRA announces scholarship winnersMay 31, 2016CRA supporting Fort McMurray | Hewitt recognized | Celtic to carry KoshinMay 17, 2016Perkins introduces new manager | Beware ransomware  | New webinar series from CRSApril 5, 2016 Rental Mart report | CRA Ontario banquet | De Olivera joins CM Equip (March 2016)Rental Mart today! No registration? No problem.Ten reasons to go to the Rental Mart | CRA Atlantic show report | Wehrman to retire (March 2016)Ten reasons to go to the Rental Mart | CRA Atlantic show report | Wehrman to retire (February 2016)Get your propane ROT at the Rental Mart | Sunbelt buys in Alberta | New Milwaukee rep (February 2016)Canadian Rental Mart 2016 (January 2016)Free lift safety training | CRA BC show report | Ontario members tour Stanmore (January 2016)Rental Mart seminar announcement | Enerco working with Cavalier | New IMT dealer (January 2016)New president at Wabash | IMT allies with London Machinery | Jet buys Sellstrom (December 2015)Maclean Sherwood hosts CRA | New JCB dealer | Sales hire at TVH (December 2015)Lavigne wins Region 10 Person of the Year | Genie going to one manual | New Bobcat dealer in Quebec (November 2015)SMS Rents to join Cooper Equipment | Atlas Copco names new VP | Deerland joins JCB dealer network (November 2015)SMS Rents to join Cooper Equipment | Atlas Copco names new VP | Deerland joins JCB dealer network (October 2015)Manitou Group names new VP of sales | Deere announces tentative agreement | ICUEE breaks attendance record (October 2015)Great support for CRA Ontario golf | Brandt expands in Saskatchewan | ARA 60 years young (September 2015)Absolute closes doors | Paladin absorbs CWS and Jewell | Finning teams with Iron Planet (September 2015)TVH names new business development manager | Global Rental Alliance hold mid-year meeting (August 2015)Chance to comment on AWP standards | Good news for rental industry (August 2015)Top 10 Under 40 | Doosan opens new parts depot in Ontario (July 2015)Nicholl retires | New leadership at Sommers | Erickson appointed president of Britco (July 2015)Nominations for ROOTY award now open | JCB recognizes top construction dealer sales personnel (June 2015)Nominations open for 2016 ROOTY award | Lopez joins Hyundai Construction Equipment (June 2015)KOBELCO breaks ground on U.S. plant | Briggs & Stratton acquires Billy Goat (June 2015)Last chance to nominate for Top 10 Under 40 | Turcotte passes | My Potty sold (May 2015)Dosko announces Ont. distributor | Atlas Copco's new team | CASE extends offerings (May 2015)Nominate a young rental person | Rentquip celebrates 40 years | Martin leaves Multiquip (April 2015)Barlow welcomes new sales development manager | FNA Group acquires Benson Enterprises (April 2015)Success under new management | WesternOne announces management change (March 2015)A new look for Canadian Rental Service | Atlantic show report | Skyjack turns 30 (March 2015)New products everywhere at The Rental Show | Nominations open for Top 10 Under 40 (February 2015)Nominations open for Top 10 Under 40 | Doosan Portable Power begins manufacturing airings (February 2015)In out of the rain | CRA Ontario talks continuous improvement (January 2015)Wehrman to speak at CRA Ontario conference | Starke appoints new dealer development specialist (January 2015)ARA invites you to The Rental Show | Dale Pardy passes away (December 2014)G. Cooper Equipment Rentals acquires Albion Rentals | Regional Tractor Sales picks up Morbark (December 2014)GAL Power acquires L.M. Temperature Control | Desmeueles takes the West (December 2014)Canadians winning top ARA awards | CRA Ontario working with Fuels Learning Centre (November 2014)CRA blood drive to support Pardy | AED briefing draws industry leaders to Parliament Hill (November 2014)Members visit new CRA national office | L.M. Temperature Control launches new drying division (October 2014)CCOHS releases new WHMIS e-course | National Hose hosts open house (October 2014)CRA Ontario golf brings out new faces | Hertz CEO to step down (September 2014)CRA announces new National Ontario Director | Construction workforce reaches all-time high (September 2014)Ontario premier unveils community infrastructure fund | Deere & Company announces factory layoffs (August 2014)CRS Hamilton hosts summer fun | Bobcat names new authorized dealer | Rental revenues forecast to grow (August 2014)Strongco adds Konecranes to its product offerings | LiuGong expands dealer network (July 2014)Safway Canada acquires Nel-Tekk Indsutrial | ARA, AEMP form partnership agreement (July 2014)Pacific Heavy Equipment Show expected to draw thousands | Bartell Morrison moves into new facility (June 2014)New look for Muskoka | Hertz announces new CEO | Milwaukee Tool acquires Empire Level (June 2014)Morden running unopposed | New anti-spam laws | WesternOne appoints Peter Blake (June 2014)Hertz approves separation of equipment rental business | Cervus Equipment acquires Windmill AG | CRS opens two new branches (May 2014)May is Rental Awareness Month | Warner buys Cardinal | Signature charged (May 2014)Minden Hills adds party | Murphy to lead Wacker Canada | Management buys Dryair (April 2014)Lambert departs CRA | AEHS adds 'Recruiting Here' feature | Bobcat marks one million loaders (April 2014)2014 Rental Mart report | United Rentals to acquire National Pump | CRA Ontario banquet entertains, recognizes excellence (March 2014)Rental Mart Starts next Tuesday | CRA Atlantic Meets in Moncton | Skyjack finds oldest scissor lift (March 2014)Western Global to offer show floor discount | Allen Engineering celebrates 50th anniversary | Report from the big show (February 2014)Volvo Rents transitions to BlueLine Rental | Doosan announces ROOTY award prize (February 2014)Hotel rooms added for Canadian Rental Mart | CRA Ontario meets at HosePower (January 2014)CRA hires new managing director | Manitou appoints new president | Strongco opens new facility (January 2014)Canada Towers Lighting Solutions (January 2014)Top News Stories of 2013 from Canadian Rental Service - Happy New Year! (December 2013)Volvo sells Volvo Rents | Canadian Rental Mart sold out | Bobcat adds new authorized dealers (December 2013)Rental Mart almost sold out | Bastien joins Wacker | Con X covering Quebec (December 2013)Ripper Blades Special One-Time Offer | Star Diamond Tools (November 2013)Rental Mart social feeds live | Cooper buys City | CRA Ontario wins (November 2013)ROOTY nominations open | Olney to leave Volvo | C.E.M. picks up Hyundai (November 2013)Western Environmental Canada (November 2013)Book Rental Mart hotel | CRA tours Skyjack | New Heathcote at NES (October 2013)Doosan to sponsor the ROOTY award | CRA national board meets in Niagara Falls (October 2013)CRA golf red hot | D&W gets JCB | Volvo Rents moves (September 2013)CPM prices go up | Cavalier hits the road | United Rentals opens HVAC branches (September 2013)Mackay retires | United grabs Rent World | Hassi selling Dri-Eaz (August 2013)Brandt reaches to Atlantic | SMS expands in Toronto | Devlin to manage HosePower branch (August 2013)Wellnitz leaves CRA | Tim's Rent-All turns 40 | New CEO at JCB (July 2013)Volvo Rents launches employee website | Allu welcomes Charles Wilk  | CRA Atlantic golf cancelled (July 2013)Rental helps in Alberta floods | CRA launches video contest | Thawzall promotes Buma (July 2013)Top 10 taking off | Douglas buys TrynEx | Somerville joins Doosan (June 2013)Flaman updates and enlarges | Amedee to head Safway's safety team | Volvo Rents sales staff training (June 2013)Rental awareness raised | Olsson joins Mobile Mini | Couling president of IPAF (May 2013)Wacker wins | Cormidi now at A.E. Sales | New Hyundai service manager (May 2013)Tim’s turns 40 | De Jong to advise NER | Duke to carry Ybravo (April 2013)New lines for Celtic | Stone-based Toro products | AEM updates safety database (April 2013)Prairie show delivers the social | CRA to launch Rental Awareness Week (March 2013)Premium rebate cheques | Great feeling at CRA Atlantic show  | Volvo Rents relocates (March 2013)Skyjack lands Supplier of the Year | New reps for Sommers and Cavalier | National Pump to buy ATP (February 2013)Contractors Rental Supply takes partner | Bill Murchison to retire | Blaisdell coming to Prairie show (February 2013)B.C. show is cool | Ontario Tabletop small but mighty | Morbark moves into skid steers (January 2013)Earwood to drive Kioti | Kobelco and CNH to compete | Karen Webster passes (January 2013)Maltby Region 10 Person of the Year | Fiat absorbs CNH Global | Audia joins G-Trax (December 2012)Record crowd at Uniquip | ARA Foundation provides Sandy relief | Stanley buys Abmast (December 2012)Atlas Copco's new Construction Service Division | IMT names new business development and product manager (November 2012)Multiquip expands Whiteman power trowel line | Preparations for Canada North Resources Expo underway (November 2012)Canada North Resources Expo underway | Multiquip expands Whiteman power trowel line (November 2012)CRA Ontario fights fraud | Allen appoints Haferbier | Icahn bids for Oshkosh (October 2012)Atlas Copco to acquire NewTech Drilling Products | Hyundai and Cummins join forces (October 2012)Sun and fun at CRA Ontario golf tournament | C&T featured in Winnipeg Free Press (September 2012)AEM's new forklift manual to improve safety | Rental Show housing page for CRA members launched (September 2012)ARA predicts 8.2 per cent growth in North America | AEM, ARA tour Alberta oil sands (August 2012)ARA members get UPS discounts | Kubota Canada donates to Kids Help Phone (August 2012)Hewitt buys Bucryus east | Ecam finds pipeline jams | L.M. Temperature expands (July 2012)Hot and Cold Water Pressure Washer (July 2012)Ammann launches paving equipment lines | Tanguay to cover eastern Quebec for Rentquip (July 2012)Foreman Equipment to carry Komptech | Luxe Rentals and Location Gervais join forces (July 2012)Changes to B.C. licensing announced | G.C. Duke to distribute Monster (June 2012)Canadians land ARA and CRA scholarships | Cowden to retire from HammerHead (June 2012)Texada joins forces with LiuGong | AEM offers French safety manuals (May 2012)Toro acquires Stone Construction assets | Branderhorst joins Cavalier (May 2012)CRA Ontario wraps up spring meeting schedule | Manitou opens new training centre (April 2012)CRA Insurance Program announces rebate | Cervus buys Frontier Peterbilt (April 2012)Canadian Rental Mart in review | Woodbridge now carrying TrackGrip (March 2012)Canadian Rental Mart smashes through expectations | Optimism, growth at ARA rental show (March 2012)Canadian Rental Mart surging past expectations | Finalists for ROOTY award announced (February 2012)Your February 2012 issue of Canadian Rental Service is ready (February 2012)Paul Tomc passes | CRA Ontario hears about protected self-insurance (January 2012)

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