H&E Equipment Services, Inc.

Bay Cities Paving & Grading Inc. , the general contractor located in Contra Costa County, began work on the $123.2 million project to build 11 new mi. of express lanes and other road infrastructure on southbound I-680. This includes the addition of 3 mi.

The Central Texas Regional Mobility Authority's (Mobility Authority) $743 million, 183 South project in Greater Austin will consist of a new tolled expressway with three lanes in each direction on an 8-mi. section of U.S. 183 between U.S. 290 and SH 71.

Hurricane Harvey caused extensive damage in Texas and Louisiana during August 2017, including major devastation to the Vernon Lake dam and spillway in Vernon, La., which is the subject of a $1 million Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (LADOTD) repair project.

For more than 40 years, Layton's Tree service has been one of the premier tree maintenance and removal companies in the Southeast. For much of this period, its most important tool has been a National Crane boom truck. Layton Holsinger, founder and president of the Davidson, N.C.

The Terrebonne Levee & Conservation District (TLCD) and the Louisiana Coastal Protection & Restoration Authority (CPRA) are taking the lead on the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' $10.3 billion Morganza to the Gulf Hurricane Protection Project in Louisiana, which so far has received an investment of more than $450 million in construction work for levees and floodgates.

The Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) is investing $58.9 million to demolish the two Causton Bluff Bridges built in 1963 over the Wilmington River (Atlantic Intercoastal Waterway) along Islands Expressway (CR 787) in Chatham County. The new bridges to take their place tower 90 ft.

H&E Equipment Services, Inc. announced results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2018. Fourth Quarter 2018 Summary Revenues increased 17.4 percent to $346.0 million versus $294.7 million a year ago. Pre-tax income was $34.8 million, an increase of $7.2 million, or 26.1 percent, from a year ago.

H&E Equipment Services Inc. announced its entry into a definitive agreement to acquire We-Rent-It (WRI), a non-residential construction-focused equipment rental company with six branches serving the growing central Texas market. Under the terms of the agreement, H&E is expected to pay approximately $100 million in cash for WRI, subject to customary adjustments.

Effective April 16, 2018, H&E Equipment Services Inc. (H&E) announced the relocation of its Colorado Springs branch to a new facility at 2401 Steel Drive, Colorado Springs. The 16,000 sq. ft. facility sits on four acres with a fully-fenced and paved yard area, offices, parts warehouse, and an eight-bay repair shop.

On April 19, H&E Equipment Services (H&E) held a grand opening of its new Durham, N.C., location. The new branch is located at 815 Ellis Rd., Durham, N.C., and provides full-service coverage to customers in northeastern North Carolina and the Triangle.

On Jan. 18, H&E Equipment Services Inc. held a grand opening celebration for its newly-constructed facility located at 6227 East Adamo Dr., Tampa, FL 33619, 813/635-9688. The company relocated its old Tampa branch to the new facility. The new branch provides full-service coverage for customers throughout Tampa, St.