4 September 2018

How the rental industry is becoming environmentally friendly

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Our environment is being threatened by pollution generated by heavy construction equipment manufacturers. But this sector is also coming up with new green machines and various steps to help make the environment pollution-free. In line with these expectations, construction equipment producing facilities and companies are now focusing on manufacturing equipment that has far greater fuel efficiency and far lower emissions. This is also because the construction equipment used at the moment is one of the leading contributors to the dangerous diesel pollution. And due to the recent diesel scandals in the automotive industry, this is heavily scrutinized.

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So what changed in the construction equipment industry to make their equipment environmentally friendly so far?

  • There are already electronic engines with more horsepower available in the heavy construction equipment industry.
  • Fully automated systems reduce the fuel consumption considerably, which again leads to less smoke emission and pollution.
  • The machinery demands a lot less maintenance due to technological advancements. Additionally, it can warn when you something is going to break down. This results in less need to replace parts.
  • The rental and sharing economy  in the construction equipment sector has also paved a green path because reusing equipment helps to utilize the machinery to its fullest extent.

Making equipment more durable and environmentally friendly not only helps to save the environment, but also fuel costs. But that is not the only thing you can do to save fuel. Efficient use of your fleet and its locations can also save a bucket load of fuel. Why transport a piece of equipment back to the warehouse with a truck if needed the next day close to its current location? You can organize this kind of global fleet management with the best software available, called DynaRent. It will make sure that your equipment utilization is performing at its best, reduce costs for your equipment rental company, and protect the environment for future rental generations.

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Michiel Toppers
Michiel Toppers,
Michiel Toppers,
Senior Director of Product Management

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