United Rentals to Exhibit at GSA EXPO 2007

Greenwich, CT - May 13, 2007


United Rentals (NYSE: URI) today announced that it will attend the thirteenth annual GSA International Products and Services Expo 2007 in Orlando, Fla. from Tuesday, May 15 to Thursday, May 17, 2007. United Rentals, the only national rental company exhibiting at the show, will be at booth 1601.

The GSA Expo 2007 is a free training conference and trade show exposition designed for all levels of federal, state and local government employees and military members who make or influence procurement decisions. The expo is also an opportunity for United Rentals to communicate directly with individuals who have broad-based needs for the company’s products and services and to explain its unique ability to respond to those needs.

Under the terms of its GSA contract, GS-06F-0068R Schedule 51V, United Rentals provides government customers with access to rental equipment, contractor supplies and new equipment sales and services through its extensive network of rental locations. The scope of the agreement establishes United Rentals as an approved supplier to the executive, legislative and judicial branches and to the U.S. Military.

About United Rentals

United Rentals, Inc. is the largest equipment rental company in the world, with an integrated network of over 690 rental locations in 48 states, 10 Canadian provinces and Mexico. The company's 12,200 employees serve construction and industrial customers, utilities, municipalities, homeowners and others. The company offers for rent over 20,000 classes of rental equipment with a total original cost of $4.0 billion. United Rentals is a member of the Standard & Poor's MidCap 400 Index and the Russell 2000 Index® and is headquartered in Greenwich, Conn. Additional information about United Rentals is available at www.unitedrentals.com.


Chuck Wessendorf
VP, Investor Relations and Corporate Communications
United Rentals, Inc.
(203) 618-7318 

Nicole Salas
Manager, Corporate Communications
United Rentals, Inc.
(203) 618-7246