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Mergers. Acquisitions. Operations.

Mergers. Acquisitions. Operations.

BlueLine Rental

Equipment Rental & Service • Corporate Divestiture • Acquired in January 2014

North American provider of small to medium-sized construction rental equipment


  • Acquired from Volvo
  • Manages a network of 132 company-owned rental stores across North America
  • Carries a full line of over 50,000 pieces of equipment including, backhoe and skid steer loaders, compact wheel loaders, compact excavators and compaction equipment – as well as other essential equipment and tools.
  • Serves a diverse base of over 40,000 customers across multiple industries, including construction, oil and gas, industrial manufacturing, infrastructure, power, and metals and minerals


  • Executing operational improvement initiatives following carve out from Volvo and transition to new ownership
  • Seeking opportunities to increase reach and further expand fleet through prospective add-on acquisitions
  • Leveraging Platinum Equity's experience in the equipment rental space (Maxim Crane Works and NESCO investments)


updated 02/14



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