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United Rentals, Inc. (URI)

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United Rentals, Inc.

100 First Stamford Place
Suite 700
Stamford, CT 06902
United States
203-622-3131
http://www.unitedrentals.com

SectorServices
IndustryRental & Leasing Services
Full Time Employees12,500

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedAge
Mr. Michael J. KneelandChief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director2.12M1.97M63
Mr. William B. PlummerChief Financial Officer and Exec. VP1.04MN/A58
Mr. Matthew J. FlanneryChief Operating Officer and Exec. VP1.04MN/A52
Mr. Dale A. AsplundChief Information Officer and Exec. VP of Bus. Services924.93kN/A49
Mr. Craig Adam PintoffChief Admin. & Legal Officer and Exec. VP840.84kN/A47
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

United Rentals, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as an equipment rental company. It operates in two segments, General Rentals; and Trench, Power, and Pump. The General Rentals segment engages in the rental of general construction and industrial equipment, such as backhoes, skid-steer loaders, forklifts, earthmoving equipment, and material handling equipment; aerial work platforms, such as boom lifts and scissor lifts; and general tools and light equipment comprising pressure washers, water pumps, and power tools. This segment serves construction and industrial companies, manufacturers, utilities, municipalities, and homeowners. The Trench, Power, and Pump segment is involved in the rental of specialty construction products, including trench safety equipment, such as trench shields, aluminum hydraulic shoring systems, slide rails, crossing plates, construction lasers, and line testing equipment for underground work; power and HVAC equipment, which consists of portable diesel generators, electrical distribution equipment, and temperature control equipment; and pumps primarily used by energy and petrochemical customers. It serves construction companies involved in infrastructure projects, municipalities, and industrial companies. The company also sells new equipment, such as aerial lifts, reach forklifts, telehandlers, compressors, and generators; contractor supplies, including construction consumables, tools, small equipment, and safety supplies; and parts for equipment that are owned by the company’s customers, as well as provides repair and maintenance services. It sells its used equipment through its sales force, brokers, and Website, as well as at auctions and directly to manufacturers. As of January 1, 2017, the company operated 887 rental locations in the United States and Canada. United Rentals, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut.

Corporate Governance

United Rentals, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of August 1, 2017 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 4; Compensation: 3.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.