United Rentals, Inc. Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2008 Conference Call and Audio Webcast Thursday, February 26, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. (ET)

Greenwich, CT - Feb 8, 2009

 

United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE: URI) will hold its fourth quarter and full year 2008 conference call with Michael Kneeland, chief executive officer, and William Plummer, chief financial officer, on Thursday, February 26, 2009, at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time.

The conference call will also be available by audio webcast at ur.com, where it will be archived until the next earnings call. In addition a replay may be accessed for two weeks following the call at 703-925-2533, passcode 1330164.

United Rentals’ fourth quarter earnings press release will be issued and available on the company’s website at ur.com after the market close on Wednesday, February 25, 2009.

About United Rentals

United Rentals, Inc. is the largest equipment rental company in the world, with an integrated network of over 625 rental locations in 48 states, 10 Canadian provinces and Mexico. The company’s approximately 9,900 employees serve construction and industrial customers, utilities, municipalities, homeowners and others. The company offers for rent over 2,800 classes of rental equipment with a total original cost of $4.1 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 unitedrentals.com.

Contact:

Fred Bratman
(203) 618-7318
Cell: (917) 847-4507
fbratman@ur.com