Hertz Equipment Rental Opens New Location In Paso Robles, CA

Sixth location in 100 mile radius offers quality equipment rental and sales to San Louis Obispo and Monterey counties, serving the agriculture, construction and oil and gas sectors

Oct 28, 2013, 10:00 ET from The Hertz Corporation

PARK RIDGE, N.J., Oct. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hertz Corporation (NYSE: HTZ) has announced that Hertz Equipment Rental Corporation (hertzequip.com) has opened a brand new 15,000 square foot location in Paso Robles, California to serve the growing non-residential construction, oil and gas, and agricultural markets.  Featuring a retail showroom, the facility provides a wide range equipment for rent or sale including aerial, compaction, earth moving, power generators, pumps, and small tools.

The equipment is available for daily, weekly, monthly and long-term rentals, and is purchased factory-new from the industry's leading manufacturers. There are also rent-to-own and rental purchase option plans for the new and used equipment for sale.

The Paso Robles location opening expands Hertz Equipment Rental's ability to serve customers in the Central Coast of California, including the San Louis Obispo and Monterey counties of Atascadero, Cambria, Chalome, Los Osos, Morro Bay, Paso Robles, Preston, San Louis Obispo, San Miguel, San Simeon, Shandon, and Templeton.  The branch joins five other Hertz Equipment Rental locations within a 100 mile radius, giving customers further access to a huge range of fleet from across all locations.

Like all Hertz Equipment Rental locations, the Paso Robles branch employs highly trained staff whose aim is to provide customers a premier rental experience.  The branch is located at 2140 Tractor St., Paso Robles, Ca. 93446 and its hours of operation are Monday-Friday 7am to 5pm.  Staff can be reached at telephone (805) 226-9035 or fax (805) 237-3745.

About Hertz Equipment Rental Corporation Hertz Equipment Rental Corporation (www.hertzequip.com) – a wholly owned subsidiary of The Hertz Corporation since 1965 - operates one of the world's largest equipment rental businesses, offering a diverse line of equipment and tools for rent and sale.  Products include aerial manlifts, air compressors and tools, earthmoving equipment and power generators, forklifts and material handling equipment, pumps, and trucks and trailers.  Hertz Equipment also offers programs and equipment through its customer programs for Aerial, Energy, Entertainment, Government, HERC360 Fleet Management, Industrial Plants, National Accounts and Safety. With approximately 360 locations in the United States, Canada, China, France, Spain and Saudi Arabia as well as through international licensees, Hertz Equipment Rental offers daily, weekly, monthly and long-term rentals, tools and supplies, as well as new and used equipment for sale.  

About The Hertz Corporation Hertz operates its car rental business through the Hertz, Dollar, Thrifty and Firefly brands from approximately 10,400 corporate, licensee and franchisee locations in North America, Europe, Latin America, Asia, Australia, Africa, the Middle East and New Zealand. Hertz is the largest worldwide airport general use car rental brand, operating from approximately 8,800 corporate and licensee locations in approximately 150 countries. Hertz is the number one airport car rental brand in the U.S. and at 111 major airports in Europe. Dollar and Thrifty have approximately 1,580 corporate and franchisee locations in approximately 80 countries. Hertz is an inaugural member of Travel + Leisure's World's Best Awards Hall of Fame and was recently named, for the thirteenth time, by the magazine's readers as the Best Car Rental Agency. Hertz was also voted the Best Overall Car Rental Company in Zagat's 2013/14 U.S. Car Rental Survey, earning top honors in 10 additional categories, and the Company swept the global awards for Best Rewards Program and Best Overall Benefits from FlyerTalk.com. Product and service initiatives such as Hertz Gold Plus Rewards, NeverLost®, and unique cars and SUVs offered through the Company's Adrenaline, Prestige and Green Traveler Collections, also set Hertz apart from the competition. Additionally, Hertz owns the vehicle leasing and fleet management leader Donlen Corporation and operates the Hertz 24/7 hourly car rental business. Hertz also operates one of the world's largest equipment rental businesses, Hertz Equipment Rental Corporation, through approximately 360 branches in the United States, Canada, Chile, China, France, Panama, Spain, and Saudi Arabia, as well as through its international licensees.

Contact: Zoe White +44 1895 553 887 zoewhite@hertz.com

SOURCE The Hertz Corporation