SOURCE: The Hertz Corporation

September 13, 2005 11:12 ET

Hertz Equipment Rental to Open Renovated Facility in Santa Maria, CA

PARK RIDGE, NJ -- (MARKET WIRE) -- September 13, 2005 -- Hertz Equipment Rental Corporation (HERC), a leading construction and industrial equipment rental company, will celebrate the grand re-opening of its renovated general rental facility in Santa Maria, CA, on Friday, September 16, 2005. The grand re-opening celebration will take place at the store between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., and will showcase the facility's new 1,600 square-foot showroom and newly expanded product line, which includes small tools, equipment and contractors' supplies.

As part of Hertz's commitment to expand services available for small to medium-sized contractors and homeowners, a broad range of products are now being offered, such as lawn mowers, floor sanders and buffers, trenchers, paint sprayers, ladders, pumps and scaffolding. In addition to the newly expanded product line, HERC Santa Maria still offers customers a wide assortment of construction and industrial equipment from brand names such as Case, Genie, Ingersoll-Rand, JLG, John Deere, MultiQuip and Stihl. Equipment is available to rent or buy.

At the grand re-opening event, vendor demonstrations and literature will be available, lunch will be provided by Phil's Catering and door prizes will be provided on-site. In addition to HERC management, member of the Santa Maria Chamber of Commerce and the 102.5 Sunny Country FM street team will be in attendance.

Located at 3475 Orcutt Road, off of Highway 101, HERC Santa Maria is the third grand re-opening in Southern California this year. Its operating hours are Mondays through Fridays, 6:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Saturdays 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

With more than 265 locations in the U.S. and Canada, and an additional 95 locations in France and Spain, Hertz Equipment Rental has a diverse equipment inventory and offers daily, weekly, monthly and long-term rentals of tools and supplies, as well as new and used equipment for sale. For more information about Hertz Equipment Rental, visit the company on the web at or for the nearest location, call Hertz Equipment Rental toll-free at 1-888-777-2700.

Hertz Equipment Rental Corporation is a wholly owned subsidiary of The Hertz Corporation.

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