United Rentals to Present at Citigroup's Nineteenth Annual Global Industrial Manufacturing Conference in New York City

Greenwich, CT -

United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE: URI) today announced that it will participate in Citigroup's Nineteenth Annual Global Industrial Manufacturing Conference at the Grand Hyatt Hotel, New York City on Wednesday, March 8, 2006. The conference will include a presentation by Wayland Hicks, chief executive officer, as well as additional meetings with investors.

About United Rentals

United Rentals, Inc. is the largest equipment rental company in the world, with an integrated network of more than 740 rental locations in 48 states, 10 Canadian provinces and Mexico. The company's 13,500 employees serve construction and industrial customers, utilities, municipalities, homeowners and others. The company offers for rent over 600 different types of equipment with a total original cost of $3.96 billion. United Rentals is a member of the Standard & Poor's MidCap 400 Index and the Russell 2000 Index® and is headquartered in Greenwich, Connecticut. 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]