Mitigating Risk in Uncertain Times
2020 has been a year of uncertainty. As people try to manage their health and well-being during the COVID-19 pandemic, businesses and governments are trying to do the same. In the United States and Canada, many construction, manufacturing, and maintenance businesses have been deemed critical or essential. Examples include those in healthcare, energy, food and water, transportation, and utilities. Work continues, but not in the same way that it used to.
The pandemic is also forcing business owners to take a hard look at their balance sheets. Companies of all sizes are looking for innovative ways to work safely and effectively, while reducing costs. Rental equipment has a key role to play in supporting these innovations. There are three distinct benefits to renting equipment instead of buying equipment during the COVID-19 pandemic: cost, flexibility, and availability. Here’s what you need to know. (more…)
Dear Valued Red-D-Arc Customer:
As we all continue to adjust to the global COVID-19 pandemic, we would like to take a moment to reach out to you to inform you that Red-D-Arc is continuing to vigilantly monitor the evolving developments and adjusting as necessary in order to safeguard our workforce and limit any potential impacts or disruptions to our commercial relationships.
At this time, Red-D-Arc operations are currently proceeding as usual, to the extent permitted by relevant governmental and federal authorities. While we are aware that various government-imposed shutdowns have been implemented for various industries in certain geographic locations, Red-D-Arc – like its parent company, Airgas – identifies itself as a business which provides essential services, including the supply of necessary equipment to various power plants, oil refineries, the petrochemical industry, government-led construction projects, and so forth.