Remembering 9/11

Taking a moment to remember the tragedy that occurred here, just 16 years ago. I’m sure you can all remember exactly where you were, many of you may have even lost friends or family members. Most of our team lives in New York City today, and some were just blocks away when it happened. We continue to honor the brave ones who ran in, when everyone else was running out.

Sunbelt Rentals Acquires New York’s Pride Equipment Corp.

Sunbelt Rentals has acquired Pride Equipment Corp., a leading provider of aerial equipment rental services to the New York metropolitan marketplace. Pride, founded in 1970, is a family-owned rental company owned by the Noto family.

Pride is one of the largest independent aerial equipment rental companies in the United States. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

“This acquisition further enhances Sunbelt’s position in the important New York City market,” said Geoff Drabble, chief executive of Ashtead Group plc, Sunbelt’s U.K.-based parent company.

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