Media & Press

09/19/2017

SmartEquip’s Enterprise application will now be utilized by Nickell Rental, one of the largest independent equipment rental companies in the southeast.  Now Nickell Rental will be able to automate their service process, increase technician productivity, eliminate parts order errors and improve uptime and availability of their rental fleet. The seamless integration of SmartEquip, and Orion Software’s Sirius Rental Management System, will allow the family-owned company to automate the workflow for parts and service, and leverage integrations with over 280 manufacturers and suppliers of equipment that participate in the SmartEquip Network.    

07/13/2017

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07/03/2017

The SmartEquip Network is proud to announce the onboarding of Lincoln Electric. This partnership will provide owners of Lincoln Electric welding equipment with all the critical product information and parts support catalogs they need to maintain their fleet.

03/16/2017

CBS Rental and Supply, Houston, TX, has entered into an agreement to utilize the SmartEquip Network to streamline their service process, eliminate parts order errors and increase their rental fleet’s utilization. CBS will be able to leverage the combined platform to enhance their existing business relationships with the 260 parts and MRO suppliers currently on the SmartEquip Network.   

02/23/2017

SmartEquip, Inc. today announced that Fernando Pinera (Fern) has been promoted to President and Chief Operating Officer. Fern has been SmartEquip’s Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer since 2010. The appointment reflects Fern’s record of leadership and results throughout his time at SmartEquip.  During his tenure, Fern has led the transformation of the company’s operating practices and set the foundation for significant growth as the company drives to become the industry standard for the global markets they serve.

02/21/2017

Holt of California, a leading Caterpillar Dealer in North Central California, has completed the implementation of SmartEquip technology for use by its Cat Rental Store locations. By utilizing SmartEquip’s Enterprise application, Holt has begun to automate service processes, increase technician productivity, eliminate parts order errors, and improve uptime and availability of their rental fleet. The seamless integration of SmartEquip with Holt’s existing systems, DBS and Integrated Rental System, allows Holt to leverage SmartEquip integrations with the manufacturers of over 275 suppliers for brands of equipment that participate in the SmartEquip Network. 

02/03/2017

Atlantic Aerials, Manalapan, NJ, has entered into an agreement to access the SmartEquip Network. By utilizing SmartEquip’s Enterprise application, in conjunction with their existing rental management software FocalPoint by Visum, Atlantic Aerials will be able to streamline their service process, eliminate parts order errors and increase their rental fleet’s utilization. Atlantic Aerials will be able to leverage the combined platform to enhance their existing business relationships with the 250 parts and MRO suppliers currently on the SmartEquip Network.   

10/18/2016

SmartEquip announced today the addition of Miller Electric Mfg. Co. to their Network of suppliers.  Miller is the first manufacturer of welding and cutting equipment to join the SmartEquip Network. This partnership will provide owners of Miller equipment with real-time access to all of the critical product support information and parts support catalogs they need to keep their equipment up and running.  According to Jeff Moureau, Rental Manager for Miller, joining the SmartEquip Network was important to Miller because, “It shows our valued fleet owners that Miller is commited to providing the highest level of support to ensure that they are able to keep their equipment up and running. The SmartEquip Network provides that easy access to parts and manuals that owners in today’s competitive environment have come to expect.”

09/22/2016

The SmartEquip Network is expanding its Network of more than 200 suppliers with the addition of IronDirect®, a new marketplace that provides construction equipment buyers a convenient online platform to purchase a large and growing number of value-priced and premium brand products. This new partnership will provide IronDirect customers  with all of the critical product information and parts support catalogs they need to keep their equipment up and running. 

09/06/2016

Yancey Cat, the nation’s oldest Caterpillar dealer located in Austell Georgia, has recently completed the implementation of SmartEquip technology for use by their Cat Rental Store locations. 

08/23/2016

The SmartEquip Network has partnered with four new manufacturers to expand the product portfolio available to fleet owners. Star Industries, Mobile Products Inc., SolidBoss Worldwide Inc., and Trojan Tracks are now integrated in to the SmartEquip Network and available to fleet owners.

08/16/2016

The SmartEquip Network continues its rapid growth with the addition of three new suppliers to the online fleet support Network. Brunner Canada Inc., Autonomy Technology Inc., and MSI-Forks are now available to fleet owners within the SmartEquip Network. 

08/09/2016

SmartEquip is pleased to announce the addition of four more manufacturers in to the SmartEquip Network. Berner International, Flagro USA Inc., Graco Inc., and Namco Manufacturing have all partnered with SmartEquip to help increase technician wrench-time, drive equipment uptime, reduce administrative costs and increase profitability.  The addition of these four manufacturers further strengthens the Network of more than 200 supplier brands available to SmartEquip fleet customers.  

08/08/2016

The SmartEquip Network has been joined by four new vendors, Summit Supply LLC., Makinex Construction Products, Armadillo Tire LLC., and Silverstone Inc.  All have all signed contracts enabling them to connect with their consumers via the SmartEquip Network.

08/01/2016

SmartEquip is pleased to announce the addition of Blount International Inc. and their Oregon® and Carlton® subsidiaries, and Diamond Professionals International Inc. to the SmartEquip parts procurement network. 

07/20/2016

SmartEquip is expanding with the addition of several new manufacturers to be integrated in to their online parts support network. Brunner & Lay, Inc., Shatal Engineering Ltd. Europe, Tractel Group Benelux, and Toyota Material Handling Nederlands, will be partnering with SmartEquip to better serve the demands of their customers and ensure the highest level of efficiency when it comes to accessing parts and service information. SmartEquip is pleased to welcome these additions to their growing network and aims to use these new partnerships as an opportunity to continue providing intelligent solutions for fleet owners and manufacturers alike. 

01/04/2016

Technology company SmartEquip has grown substantially since its inception in 2000. Lindsey Anderson discusses business and benefits with CEO Alex Schuessler.

10/22/2015

Cresco Equipment Rentals, a division of Peterson Cat, Livermore California has entered into an agreement to participate in the SmartEquip Network.

07/06/2015

Cooper Equipment Rentals, Toronto, ON has entered into an agreement to access the SmartEquip Network.

06/29/2015

PDQ Rentals, Santa Fe Springs, CA, has entered into an agreement to access the SmartEquip Network.

06/22/2015

Casale Rent-All, has entered into an agreement to implement SmartEquip’s on-line parts support network.

04/17/2015

SmartEquip and Point-of-Rental Software have announced a strategic partnership to integrate their respective software platforms.

11/20/2014

Zep Inc., a leading consumable chemical packaged goods company that manufactures a wide variety of high-performance maintenance and cleaning chemicals, today announced that it is joining the SmartEquip Network™ to provide electronic parts and service support, and procurement for its products.

11/14/2014

Taylor Power Systems, Inc., one of the nation's premier manufacturers of industrial, commercial, agricultural, and residential generators, announced that it is joining the SmartEquip Network™ to provide electronic parts and service support, and procurement.

11/05/2014

KCMA Corporation, the manufacturer of Kawasaki wheel loaders, announced that it is joining the SmartEquip Network™ to provide electronic parts and service support, and procurement.

10/10/2014

Briggs & Stratton, the world’s largest producer of gas engines for lawn mowers, snow blowers, portable generators, pressure washers and other outdoor equipment, announced that it is joining the SmartEquip Network to provide electronic parts and service support and procurement.

10/01/2014

RER reviews current players in Rental Industry software and discusses how SmartEquip drives uptime "through the roof".

04/13/2014

SmartEquip has entered into an agreement with Tejas Equipment Rental to join the SmartEquip Network. Utilizing SmartEquip’s integrated workplace technology, Tejas will receive real-time customized product, parts and service support for its equipment fleet, as well as procurement capabilities to automate electronic purchasing with its suppliers.

01/31/2014

SmartEquip just announced the extension of its e-FleetPro system to now enable mid-market rental companies to connect to the industry-spanning SmartEquip Network.