Essex Rental Corp.

Headquartered in Chicago, IL, and through its subsidiaries, Essex Crane Rental Corp. and Coast Crane Company, Essex Rental Corp. is one of North America's largest providers of mobile cranes (including lattice-boom crawler cranes, truck cranes and rough terrain cranes), self-erecting cranes, stationary tower cranes, elevators and hoists, and other lifting equipment used in a wide array of construction projects including: power generation, petro-chemical, refineries, water treatment and purification, bridges, highways, hospitals, offshore oil fabrication and industrial plants, and commercial and residential construction. In addition, the Company provides product support including installation, maintenance, repair, and parts and services for equipment provided and other equipment used by its construction industry customers.