Norwalk, CT & Flushing, NY [2/13/15] – Durante Rentals, a leading construction equipment, and tool rental company in the New York Tristate area, has joined the SmartEquip Network. Featured extensively in the press as one of the country’s fastest-growing private enterprises, Durante Rentals is scheduled to go live with SmartEquip across all locations by March.
“We are a forward-thinking and tech-savvy company that is constantly looking toward innovation to fuel our growth, which makes for a very natural partnership with SmartEquip,” notes John Durante, the company’s co-founder. “By joining the Network, we can implement best operating practices for both service and parts management across the equipment life cycle, while also fully automating our procurement activity. We anticipate the cost savings in the first year alone to more than pay for the SmartEquip system.”
“We are very pleased that Durante Rentals has joined our Network,” adds Alexander Schuessler, President of SmartEquip’s international group and the company’s founder. “Over recent years, we have invested quite substantially in extending the reach of our Network to rental companies in the mid-market. Given the caliber and reputation of Durante Rentals throughout the industry, we take tremendous pride in the validation their partnership brings to these efforts.”
About Durante Rentals
Founded in 2009 by three entrepreneurs, Durante Rentals is the most trusted name in construction equipment and tool rentals in the New York Tri-state area. With the core values of Speed, Convenience, and Culture, general contractors look to Durante for all their equipment needs, including excavators, skid steers, light towers, generators, compressors, forklifts, air tools, boom lifts, and more. With four convenient locations and counting, their geographic footprint continues to expand while servicing all five boroughs of NYC, Westchester, Rockland County, Connecticut, and New Jersey.
The SmartEquip Network™ is the leading global standard for equipment life cycle support and procurement. The platform provides a seamless brand-enhancing experience for equipment fleet owners, manufacturers, and distributors of complex equipment. SmartEquip technology enhances ROI for all Network participants by increasing equipment uptime, improving both technician wrench time and transaction accuracy, and reducing the total cost of equipment ownership. The SmartEquip Network currently supports more than 150 OEM brands, with over 40,000 users across more than 4,000 locations across North America and Europe. SmartEquip recently surpassed $1.4 billion in transactions and is staffed by veterans of the construction and software industry. Founded in 2000, SmartEquip is positioned to define tomorrow’s dynamic and evolving equipment industry.
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