From the ARA: Equipment Rental Industry Poised for Stronger Growth

| MOLINE, IL: The new five-year forecast for equipment rental industry revenues released by the American Rental Association (ARA) continues to call for steady gains and expectations for growth are greater than in the February forecast. ARA now projects U.S. equipment rental revenue to reach $49.4 billion in 2017, up 4.5 percent over last year. The ... READ MORE


| March, 2017 (Moline, Ill.) – The Global Rental Alliance (GRA) welcomed another association to its membership ranks during its 15th annual meeting, held recently at The Rental Show 2017 in Orlando, Fla. The Japan Construction Rental Association (JCRA) officially joined the GRA ranks, with representatives attending the meeting along with those from the Canadian Rental ... READ MORE

Volvo SD45B Debuts at The Rental Show

| The SD45B soil compactor from Volvo Construction Equipment is an excellent addition to any rental fleet — providing unmatched versatility and ease of service to ensure a low total cost of ownership and high return on investment. Packed with technologically advanced features, the SD45B adapts to the application and jobsite, helping the operator achieve the ... READ MORE

Video: Equipment Leasing and Finance Association Announces Top 10 Equipment Acquisition Trends for 2016

| Many Equipment Sectors Poised for Growth Amid Moderate Business Investment Environment Washington, DC, January 12, 2016 — The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association (ELFA) which represents the $1 trillion equipment finance sector, today revealed its Top 10 Equipment Acquisition Trends for 2016. Given U.S. businesses, nonprofits and government agencies will spend over $1.6 trillion in ... READ MORE

Equipment Leasing and Finance Association’s Survey of Economic Activity: Monthly Leasing and Finance Index

| September New Business Volume Up 22 Percent Month-to-month,Up 4 Percent Year-to-date, Down 13 Percent Year-over-year Washington, DC, October 23, 2015— The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association’s (ELFA) Monthly Leasing and Finance Index (MLFI-25) (MLFI-25), which reports economic activity from 25 companies representing a cross section of the $903 billion equipment finance sector, showed their overall ... READ MORE