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ComRent Acquires Company's Largest Licensee; Strengthening Market Leadership

Purchase of Western US Licensee Will Provide ComRent Customers With Direct Access to Broader Resources and Customized Solutions

UPPER MARLBORO, MD -- (Marketwired) -- 04/29/14 -- ComRent, the global leader in load bank solutions, announced today that the company has completed the acquisition of its largest licensee, the regional provider ComRent West, which has exclusively serviced California, Arizona, Oregon, Washington, Nevada, Idaho, Alaska, and Hawaii since 2005. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

As the largest provider of temporary load banks to industries that can't afford any interruption of their power systems -- including utilities, data centers, government / military applications and healthcare facilities -- ComRent is seeking, through this acquisition, to consolidate enterprise assets and service coverage. This will provide their clients with a higher level of expertise and direct access to resources, particularly for large commissioning and load testing projects across North America.

Raul Martinez, CEO and President of ComRent International, LLC., noted, "Through ComRent West, our western region customers have come to expect the highest standards for safety, reliability and service. This seamless combination of talent and expertise is designed to deliver tangible value and benefits to our customers in the western region, which will further define and strengthen ComRent's reputation as the industry leader."

Mr. Martinez added that "ComRent's western region customers will now have direct access to ComRent's large project team, which was created specifically to provide customers with custom engineered solutions for complex projects as well as custom testing solutions."

For information on ComRent's award-winning load banks and services, please visit: http://www.comrent.com/Solutions/. For deeper insight into the importance of load bank testing and design, download ComRent's whitepaper covering the three phases of the testing process.

About ComRent International
Founded in 1997, ComRent International, LLC provides load banks for the testing and commissioning of primary and backup electrical generating and mechanical systems. Headquartered in Upper Marlboro, MD, ComRent has 18 strategic locations in the United States, Canada, Brazil, and Saudi Arabia and can meet a wide variety of electrical and thermal load testing requirements anywhere in the world. ComRent built the first and only medium voltage load bank in the rental market for testing large, multi-generator plants and the first rack mount load bank with variable load, CFM and wireless remote control. As an industry leader, ComRent boasts the largest set of load banks to support virtually any low and medium-voltage requirement. With more than 2,500 pieces of equipment and 90 miles of cable, the company has the largest load bank and cable fleet in North America. Learn more at www.ComRent.com.

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