United Rentals to Present at Credit Suisse First Boston Leveraged Finance Industrials Conference

Greenwich, CT - Feb 21, 2005

 

United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE: URI) today announced that it will participate in the Credit Suisse First Boston Leveraged Finance Industrials Conference at CSFB's New York Conference Center on Tuesday, March 1, 2005. The conference will include a presentation by Wayland Hicks, Chief Executive Officer, and John Milne, President and Chief Financial Officer.

About United Rentals

United Rentals, Inc. is the largest equipment rental company in North America, with an integrated network of more than 730 rental locations in 47 states, 10 Canadian provinces and Mexico. The company's 13,200 employees serve construction and industrial customers, utilities, municipalities, homeowners and others. The company offers for rent over 600 types of equipment with a total original cost of $3.7 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.

Contact:

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