United Rentals, Inc. is the largest equipment rental company in the world. The company has an integrated network of 896 rental locations in 49 states and 10 Canadian provinces. The company_s approximately 12,600 employees serve construction and industrial customers, utilities, municipalities, homeowners and others. The company offers approximately 3,300 classes of equipment for rent with a total original cost of $8.86 billion. United Rentals is a member of the Standard & Poor_s 500 Index, the Barron_s 400 Index and the Russell 3000 Index© and is headquartered in Stamford, Conn. Additional information about United Rentals is available at unitedrentals.com.