SCOTTSDALE, ARIZ., September 6 /CNW/ - The operating entity of RSC
Holdings Inc. (NYSE: RRR), RSC Equipment Rental, Inc., one of the largest
equipment rental providers in North America, has been awarded a multi-year
General Services Administration (GSA) Schedule Contract effective Aug. 30,
GSA is a centralized federal procurement and property management agency
created by the U.S. Congress to improve government efficiency and help federal
agencies better serve the public. This contract permits all government users
to more easily access RSC services, which include the rental of construction
and industrial equipment and the sale of rental-related tools and supplies.
"We are very pleased with the GSA award," said Erik Olsson, president and
CEO of RSC Equipment Rental. "This is an excellent opportunity to serve more
government customers while also improving our existing relationships with
current government clients. By actively participating in the GSA procurement
programs, we will continue to provide cost efficient equipment and further
facilitate the equipment rental process of RSC assets. GSA's procurement
platforms are both efficient and familiar to federal agencies," said Olsson.
GSA contracts provide a variety of products and services to Federal
Agencies, Federal workers, state and local governments and citizens. RSC met
the GSA's rigorous requirements, to provide equipment for rent as well as
supplies under the GSA contract # GS-21F-0036T in the Hardware Superstores
category. RSC's contract was awarded through GSA's Region 6 Heartland Offices
in Kansas City.
RSC Equipment Rental, Inc. is one of the largest equipment rental
providers in North America servicing construction and industrial markets with
an original equipment fleet cost of more than $2.5 billion. It offers superior
levels of equipment availability, reliability and service to customers through
an integrated network of more than 465 rental locations in the United States
in 39 states and four Canadian provinces. With more than 5,300 employees
committed to continuous safety and 24x7 customer care, RSC Equipment Rental
delivers the loyal customer support needed to build the future. Based in
Scottsdale, Ariz., additional information about RSC Equipment Rental is
available at RSCrental.com.
This press release contains forward-looking statements as that term is
defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and by the
Securities and Exchange Commission. Such statements are based on the current
expectations of the management of RSC Holdings Inc. and RSC Equipment Rental,
Inc. (collectively, the "Company"). All statements, other than statements of
historical fact, included in the press release that address activities, events
or developments that the Company believes or anticipates will or may occur in
the future are forward-looking statements. These statements are based on
certain assumptions made based on experience, expected future developments and
other factors the Company believes are appropriate under the circumstances.
Such statements are subject to a number of assumptions, risks and
uncertainties, many of which are beyond the control of the Company. Investors
are cautioned that any such statements are not guarantees of future
performance. Actual results or developments may differ materially from those
projected in the forward-looking statements as a result of many factors.
Furthermore, the Company does not intend (and is not obligated) to update
publicly any forward-looking statements. The contents of this release should
be considered in conjunction with the warnings and cautionary statements
contained in the Company's recent filings with the SEC.
For further information:
For further information: RSC Equipment Rental, Inc. Ellen Steck,
480-905-3396 firstname.lastname@example.org or PR: Cos Mallozzi, 212-697-2600
email@example.com or RSC Holdings Inc. Investor: Betsy Brod/Lynn