SOURCE: The Hertz Corporation

July 26, 2005 15:46 ET

Hertz Equipment Rental to Open Renovated Facility in Ventura, California

PARK RIDGE, NJ -- (MARKET WIRE) -- July 26, 2005 -- Hertz Equipment Rental Corporation (HERC), a leading construction and industrial equipment rental company, will celebrate the grand reopening of its renovated general rental facility in Ventura, California, on Friday, July 29, 2005. The grand re-opening celebration will take place at the store between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. and will showcase the new 16,000-square-foot showroom and the facility's newly expanded product line. In addition to HERC management, members of the Ventura Chamber of Commerce will be in attendance.

The renovated Ventura store is one of select HERC locations to carry a newly expanded product line of small tools, equipment and contractors' supplies. Its new product offerings include trenchers, floor sanders, paint sprayers, generators, ladders, scaffolding and pumps. In addition, HERC Ventura carries construction and industrial equipment such as backhoes, dozers, excavators and boom lifts. It also offers truck rentals ranging from F 150s to 15-ton crane trucks.

Located at 3500 Market Street off of Highway 101 between Arundell Ave. and Callens Road in Ventura, the facility will serve the Ventura County, Santa Barbara and Los Angeles County areas. HERC Ventura is the second location in Southern California to be remodeled in 2005. Continuing its general rental expansion, HERC plans to open three more branches in the region this year.

The facility's operating hours are Monday through Friday, 6:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., and Saturday, 8:00 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, 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, to speak with 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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