Seize market opportunities in difficult times, says United Rentals CEO

Access rental companies should face the current economic crisis with "open minds and open eyes" and dare to take strategic decisions, be it changing their sales structure or leveraging on size, said United Rentals CEO Michael Kneeland at the IPAF Summit on 2 April in Dublin.

The CEO of the world's largest construction equipment rental company was addressing more than 200 delegates who had come to learn more about "Dynamic powered access solutions in difficult times".

ABB Automation & Power World 2009, held in Orlando, Florida last week (March 24-26), exceeded event attendance expectations and attracted a record number of participants for any ABB event, totaling more than 3,300 attendees.

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