New York based Bay Crane has acquired fellow New York crane rental company Cranes, Inc.
Rental Equipment Investment Corp. has acquired Black Mountain Rentals of Pinewood, Wyoming.
Swiss crane rental company Welti-Furrer has acquired crane and transport company Kran Hag.
Pennsylvania based rental company Best Line Equipment has acquired Chesapeake Supply & Equipment of Jessup, Maryland
Belgian international crane, heavy lift and haulage company Sarens has invested in UK start up business Tugdock
Briggs Equipment has acquired forklift sales & rental company Neckar Forklifts and subsidiary Maxim GB
US based United Rentals has acquired Able Equipment Rentals of New York
The Gatwood Crane subsidiary of New York's Bay Crane has purchased 43 cranes from Chellino Crane
Leppo Rents of Ohio has acquired Floridian sales and rental company Bobcat of Jacksonville
JLG has completed the acquisition of leading spider lift manufacturer Hinowa
American fibre rope manufacturer Samson has agreed the acquisition of Spanish fibre rope manufacturer Folch Ropes
Danish telematics specialist Trackunit has acquired German contractor/software developer Flexcavo
Australia’s Kennards Hire has merged Top End Access Hire in Darwin, into its network
The majority owner of Link-Belt and HSC Cranes - Japan’s Sumitomo Heavy Industries - has concluded its agreement to acquire Hitachi's minority holding
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania based GM Equipment has acquired Michigan based Magnum Equipment of Grand Rapids, Michigan
Kavanagh Crane Hire has confirmed the acquisition of Cork based Wm. O'Brien Crane Hire
Italian spider lift manufacturer CMC has agreed the acquisition of its North American distributor, All Access Equipment
Hiab is to acquire Swedish electro-hydraulic valve bank and control system manufacturer Olsbergs
Manitou has acquired an 82 percent stake in easyLi, a specialist in the design and production of lithium-ion batteries
UK construction services company Fox Group also known as Fox Brothers, has expanded its rental business with the acquisition of B&W Plant hire
Cat Rental Store Texas First Rentals has acquired general rental company Rental One which operates from 15 locations in central Texas
Kiloutou has acquired French modular building and cabin rental company Jamart Location Modulaire
Kiloutou has acquired Italian regional general rental company Aerotecnica adding three more locations to its Italian network
The Irish division of Briggs Equipment UK has acquired Limerick based access rental company Blulift from owner John Cusack