By the numbers
07/30/2013

$13,300,000

Amount CNH Parts & Service plans to invest in expanding its manufacturing plant in Lebanon, Ind. The company will lease and equip a 153,000-sq.-ft. facility and create up to 100 new jobs.

$704,500,000

Record second quarter net sales for The Toro Co., Bloomington, Minn., for its fiscal second quarter ended May 3, 2013.

$68,500,000

Estimated amount JCB will have invested in the production of six-cylinder engines with the addition of the JCB Dieselmax 672, which is expected to go into full production later this year.

10

Number of Volvo Rents rental centers now in Texas, following the opening of the company’s new location in Selma, Texas.

$20,000,000

The renovation and expansion investment made by Bobcat, West Fargo, N.D., to create the Acceleration Center in Bismarck, N.D. The project includes expansion of an existing building as well as development of a new test track and indoor testing facility, all at the Northern Plains Commerce Centre in Bismarck. Construction is expected to be complete by summer 2014.

70

Percentage growth in the volume of construction output to $15 trillion worldwide by 2025, according to a benchmark global study, sponsored by ARCADIS, from Global Construction Perspectives and Oxford Economics. The report shows the growth will be concentrated in three countries: China, United States and India.

$1,084,000,000

Record second quarter net income for Deere & Co., Moline, Ill. Worldwide net sales and revenues increased 9 percent to $10.914 billion.


United Rentals key 2013 second quarter results

$1,206,000,000

Total second quarter revenue.

$1,009,000,000

Total second quarter rental revenue.

$730,000,000

Second quarter investment in fleet purchases.

$83,000,000

Net second quarter income.

67.9

Second quarter time utilization percentage.

5.1

Percentage year-over-year increase in rental volume.

4.2

Percentage year-over-year increase in rental rates.