United Rentals Third Quarter 2005 Conference Call and Audio Webcast

Greenwich, CT -


United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE: URI) will hold its third quarter conference call with Wayland Hicks, chief executive officer, on Tuesday, November 1, 2005, at 11:00 a.m. Eastern time.

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

The press release for the third quarter will be available by 7:00 a.m. on the United Rentals website.

About United Rentals

United Rentals, Inc. is the largest equipment rental company in the world, with an integrated network of more than 730 rental locations in 48 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 different types 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]