Category Archives: Blog

What you need to know before hiring a rigid truck

Looking to hire a rigid truck for your small business? Whether you’re expanding your operations, moving to a new location, or just need a rental truck for odd jobs here and there, it’s important to do some research on what type of truck is best for your needs and what you need to do to…
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When should flat rack containers be used?

Shipping cargo securely and cost-effectively can be challenging when you’re dealing with odd-shaped loads. Ordering the wrong container and equipment to transport your cargo could result in huge and unnecessary losses for your business; so if you’re looking for a solution to get all those difficult-to-handle items from A to B in one piece, you…
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Want to cut your carbon emissions? Check when your trucks were made

Australia's transport industry is overdue for a sustainability revolution. As the third largest producer of greenhouse gas emissions (contributing 17.5% of Australia’s annual emissions), we are still far behind other countries in adopting greener and more efficient transport equipment and technologies. According to a report from the Truck Industry Council, almost 42% of Australia’s truck…
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How Rentco is breaking boundaries with “smart” fleets

Fleet management isn’t your average job. Between tight budgets, hectic schedules, and managing staff, you are responsible for procuring and maintaining transport equipment that costs hundreds of thousands of dollars. With so much at stake in your business, boosting efficiency while maintaining strict safety standards and keeping costs down is a tricky balancing act; however,…
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