ERA Recommendation on PDIs

The rental company members of ERA claim for an improvement of the PDI (Pre-Delivery Inspection) process towards the OEMs. The rental companies observe that machines can be delivered with inadequate PDIs, even though the price paid by the rental companies includes the...

Carbon Footprint of Construction Equipment

Renting equipment reduces carbon emissions By sharing equipment and performing in asset management, the rental industry contributes to avoiding carbon emissions. Three specialised, independent research companies – Climate Neutral Group, CE Delft and SGS Search...

The use of HR Key Performance Indicators in rental companies

Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) are quantifiable values which are used within organisations to determine how effectively key business objectives are being achieved. This report looks at the different KPIs used by HR departments of European Rental Association (ERA)...

Exit Interviews

As competition for talented employees becomes fiercer than ever, finding and retaining them becomes increasingly crucial to a company’s success. Each and every termination of employment is tough for any company to endure, prompting a plethora of questions,...

Job Positions Profiling: Branch Manager

To pinpoint the key features of the position and the attributes that make a successful branch manager, we developed and conducted structured interviews with several branch managers and their supervisors in the rental industry, and evaluated their responses alongside...