Herc Rentals Inc. engages in the rental and lease of cars and trucks worldwide. It operates through four segments: U.S. Car Rental, International Car Rental, Worldwide Equipment Rental, and All Other Operations. The company rents various makes and models of cars, crossovers, and light trucks under the Hertz, Dollar, Thrifty, and Firefly car rental brands on hourly, daily, weekend, weekly, monthly, or multi-month basis through a network of company-owned rental airport and off-airport locations, as well as franchise locations. As of December 31, 2015, the company operated approximately 9,980 corporate and franchise locations in North America, Europe, Latin America, Asia, Australia, Africa, the Middle East, and New Zealand. In addition, it rents a range of equipment, such as aerial, earthmoving, and material handling equipment; specialty equipment comprising air compressors, compaction equipment, construction-related trucks, electrical equipment, power generators, contractor tools, and pumps, as well as lighting, studio, and production equipment; and sells new and used equipment, and contractor supplies. The company serves building services, commercial, engineering, hospitality, oil and gas, petrochemical, railroads, and entertainment industries, as well as governmental entities and government contractors, disaster recovery and remediation firms, utility operators, individual homeowners, and agricultural producers. Herc Rentals Inc. was founded in 1918 and is headquartered in Estero, Florida. Herc Rentals Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Herc Holdings Inc.