Cinelease, Inc. is the leading independent rental company in the U.S, priding itself on providing excellent customer service and top-quality lighting and grip equipment, servicing thousands of feature films, television productions, commercials, music videos and pilots since its foundation in 1977. Cinelease’s success over the past 45 years is due in large part to our reputation of honesty and integrity.

Herc Entertainment

Herc Rentals Inc., parent company of Cinelease, Inc, is a premier, full-service equipment rental firm ― providing our customers the equipment, services and solutions they need to achieve optimal performance safely, efficiently, and effectively.


Herc Rentals Inc. is excited to announce its acquisition of Dwight Crane Ltd. and its affiliate, LRX LLC. Dwight Crane is an Ontario, Canada-based full-service provider of equipment and lighting rentals with more than 40 years of serving the area’s film, event and commercial production community. The company’s rental fleet includes aerial lifts and vehicles, lighting and mounts, cranes, and lighting trucks.

The acquisition allows Herc Rentals to expand its entertainment services across international borders. Dwight Crane’s expertise, innovation, and proven track record in Canada will be invaluable to the Herc Rentals brand. Existing and future clients will now have access to more industry-leading technology than ever before.

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