All Mergers & acquisitions Articles

Palfinger Italy integrates with global company
Palfinger Platforms Italy set to be integrated into global Palfinger organisation; new managing director announced 
Briggs Equipment expands in Republic of Ireland
Briggs Equipment has acquired Laois Hire Services from HSS Hire for £11.2 million.
Fluor sells Ameco North America for $73m
Sale sees AMECO’s former CEO Gary Bernardez return to the business as CEO
REIC adds Rent Me Rentals in Washington
Latest acquisition by REIC gives it 30 rental locations in eight US states
Venpa gets €15m private investment
QCapital is to invest €15 million in rental company Venpa for a 42.5% shareholding
United Rentals moves into portable accommodation and storage
Acquisition of General Finance Corp adds storage and accommodation businesses in US, Canada, Australia and New Zealand
United acquires Franklin Equipment
United Rentals has acquired Franklin Equipment, a regional rental outfit with 20 Midwest and Southeast locations
Time Manufacturing completes Ruthmann acquisition
Manufacturer of Versalift products completes the deal first announced in January 
JLG & Oshkosh to partner with Microvast
The new partnership between JLG/Oshkosh and Microvast looks to expand JLG’s battery technology and electrification product offerings
Rental M&A: will there be a Covid discount?
Jeff Eisenberg asks what impact will the pandemic have on rental company valuations
Horizon Platforms moves to employee ownership
Owners, including Ben Hirst, Rorry Duggan and Kevin Appleton, will transfer company to an employee ownership trust
Time to acquire Ruthmann
US-based Time Manufacturing, producer of Versalift products, is set to acquire Ruthmann early this year
Herc makes Houston acquisition
Herc Rentals has acquired “substantially all the assets” of Houston-based Champion Rentals
Tri-Lift acquires Vantage Equipment
Connecticut-based rental company Tri-Lift, Inc. has finalized its purchase of Vantage Equipment LLC’s material handling group
Nesco buys Custom Truck One Source for $1.475bn
The combined company will operate across 46 national locations with more than 1,800 employees and 9,000 rental units
ABLE purchases GAR Equipment assets
ABLE Equipment Rental has purchased the assets and service operations of GAR Equipment
BrandSafway acquires Big City Access
The deal will see BrandSafway expand its commercial construction and infrastructure business in Texas
Point of rental acquires RentItOnline
RentItOnline will initially be integrated with the Syrinx software, with founder Glenn Pearson remaining involved
Doka expands into scaffolding
New partnership with US scaffolding company AT-PAC will see Doka supply scaffolding globally to the construction market
Ritchie Bros. acquires Rouse Services
Equipment auctioneer buys used equipment specialist for $275 million
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