United Rentals, Inc. First Quarter 2006 Conference Call and Audio Webcast Wednesday, May 10, 2006 at 11:00 A.M. (ET)

Greenwich, CT -


United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE: URI), will hold its quarterly conference call with Wayland Hicks, chief executive officer, Martin Welch, chief financial officer, and Michael Kneeland, executive vice president-operations, on Wednesday, May 10, 2006, at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time.

The conference call is available by audio webcast at unitedrentals.com, where it will be archived.

The first quarter press release will be available on the United Rentals website at unitedrentals.com.

About United Rentals

United Rentals, Inc. is the largest equipment rental company in the world, with an integrated network of more than 750 rental locations in 48 states, 10 Canadian provinces and Mexico. The company's 13,400 employees serve construction and industrial customers, utilities, municipalities, homeowners and others. The company offers for rent more than 20,000 classes of equipment with a total original cost of $3.9 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 
[email protected]