Ski to Sea 2022 Champions

June 01, 2022

Team Birch Equipment wins the 2022 world renowned multi-sport Team Relay Ski to Sea Race! The race began last Sunday at the crack of dawn at the Mount Baker ski area with 334 cross-country skiers passing off to their downhill ski/snowboard, then to their runner who passes off to the road biker. The canoers (2 […]


Birch CEO Presenter at 2020 Access, Lift & Handlers Conference Fall 2020

November 18, 2020

The 2020 ALH-Access, Lift & Handlers International Conference- this October drew hundreds of participants from around the world to present the latest on equipment and equipment rental business trends, safety, operations and new technologies. Birch Owner/CEO Sarah Rothenbuhler represented the United States independent equipment industry and co-chaired the event with an impressive line up of […]


Just in! Truckloads of New Compact Excavators & Skidsteers.

July 08, 2020

Compact ExcavatorsJD17s Move easily from backhoe to excavator-style controls Zero tail swing Rubber tracks, 3-ft 1″ arm, hydraulic thumb Multiple buckets available JD35s Cabbed & ROPS Canopy units Zero tail swing Rubber tracks, 4-ft 4″ & 5’8″ arms, hydraulic thumb Multiple Buckets JD50s Cabbed & ROPS Canopy units Zero tail swing 15″ rubber tracks, 5-ft […]


Business Through Golf Supporting Community

July 17, 2018

Birch is on track to earn over $250,000 for Northwest Youth Services and Engedi Refuge via the 2018 Birch Golf Classic. Thanks to Dave Brumbaugh and Business Pulse Magazine for the write-up. Golf tournament is September 6th at the Bellingham Golf and Country Club. More info online: https://www.birchgolfclassic.com      


Reduce, Reuse, Recycle & Rent – Birch’s Sustainable Practices

April 02, 2018

How does renting equipment fit into protecting and conserving the environment? Called the “original green industry”, renting is one of the few businesses that completely encompasses the other three “R’s” – when consumers share products through rental, they are reducing their carbon footprint by reusing equipment that has already been manufactured, and recycling it on […]


Hospice Connect – A Passion for Hospice

June 08, 2017

Whatcom Hospice Foundation Board member Sarah Rothenbuhler is the owner of Birch Equipment Rental & Sales. Her inspirational leadership has transformed her small local business into a nationally respected rental equipment company with stores in Washington and Alaska… View the entire article here  Birch Equipment is the Pro Sponsor and Tournament Director of the 2017 Hospice […]


Tech-Savvy Birch Equipment Launches Streamlined Management System (SMS)

January 01, 2017

(BELLINGHAM, WA) – Birch Equipment is breaking the mould in the equipment rental industry by launching its Streamlined Management System (SMS) for planning and managing the rental process for construction, manufacturing and industrial projects. The SMS is a proprietary state-of-the-art application that gives customers 24-7 online access to streamlining the entire rental process – from […]


Rental Pulse – Birch Equipment to Host Fall Demo Days

September 26, 2016

Birch Equipment Bellingham, Washington will hold its annual Fall Demo Days Thursday, September 29th, 2016, from 11am to 2pm. This is the 20th year Birch Equipment has hosted the event. While at Demo Days visitors can try their hand at operating excavators, demo Husvqarna lawn & garden equipment, use pressure washers, operate remote-controlled rollers and more. […]


The Bellingham Herald – Annual Bellingham Traverse Supports Community Tradition

September 19, 2016

Nearly 400 people participated in the 14th Bellingham Traverse on Saturday, September 18th in Bellingham. The relay race celebrates the journey of wild salmon. The legs of the race involved running, biking and paddling through Bellingham’s scene parks, winding trails and open waterways. Traverse Silver Sponsor, Team Birch Equipment (Jonathon Quimby, Luke Demoe, Michael Finley, Tanner Boyd, […]