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"Their excellent service, equipment and punctuality had been the driving factors for Desert Plastering to continue our business endeavor with Ahern Rentals."

Masonry Division, Desert Plastering, LLC.

"Point Blank Framing is quite pleased to be doing business with Ahern Rental. Our sales rep is always available and very helpful…"

Alice Miller, Point Blank Framing

"Ahern Rentals is dedicated to being a technology leader and to getting the job done right the first time."

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"Your locations all over town are conveniently located and your repair shop is first rate. We appreciate your service and hope to have a long customer/client relationship."

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"Ahern's service is fantastic. They have a tremendous inventory, always delivering what I need when I need it."

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"We could not have completed all the work we have done without the assistance of Ahern Rentals."

Kris Pool, Atlas Mechanical, Inc.

"We have worked with Don Ahern on several projects and have found that he is a great business man and a great force within the community."

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"I take pleasure in doing business with Ahern Rentals, because I know that I am dealing with a stable, reputable and secure firm."

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"There is one company however that continually goes above and beyond the call. That company is Ahern. Whether it's generators, fork lifts, rock trucks or excavators, they are our first call when the need arises."

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Rentals, Sales & Customer Service

Our friendly customer service team is available 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. For equipment rentals, sales or any other inquiry, please call: 800-400-1610.

Safety Training Classes

To book a safety training class or to learn more, e-mail safety@ahern.com or call our customer service team on: 800-400-1610.

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To apply for credit, or for inquiries relating to an existing account, please e-mail CA@ahern.com or call our Credit Department during office hours on: 800-589-6797.


Are you considering a position on the Ahern Team? Please visit our careers page for our latest vacancies and online application form. To contact the Human Resources department directly, please e-mail HR@ahern.com or call: 866-728-5100.

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Columbia Equipment Rental

  • Columbia Equipment Rental

Columbia Equipment Rental

General Rental, High Reach Equipment, Heavy Earth Moving Equipment, Customer Equipment Repairs and Maintenance

Ahern Equipment Rentals, Columbia South Carolina equipment rental branch has a wide range of aerial work platforms, including telescopic boom lifts, articulating boom lifts, rough terrain lifts, and electric scissor lifts. Backed by our powerful equipment service and support, we are sure to have the equipment you need for any job. We buy equipment from outstanding manufacturers such as JLG, Snorkel, Skyjack, Genie, Upright, and Hy-brid.

We also carry a full line of industrial forklifts as well as reach forklifts. You can get more power and more choice from our equipment that can handle anything you can throw at them. They range from 5,000 pounds to 30,000 pounds. Our Xtreme Telehandler comes equipped with Quick Attach for fast changes between a standard carriage, swing, carriage, pallet forks, utility bucket, truss boom and many other attachments. In addition to the mighty fleet of Xtreme forklifts, we are pleased to offer other brands of forklifts such as Hyster, Skytrak and Genie to round out the fleet. Call Ahern Rentals when you need the best in equipment and customer service.

With over 39,000 equipment rental items in our inventory we're sure that we can help you find the right tool for the job.

Directions - Take the I-20 and exit 70 HWY (Fairfield Road). Go north 1/8 of a mile and we are on the left.

631 Buckner Road, Columbia, SC 29203
Phone: 803-783-0170 Fax: 803-783-0190

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