In the News Blog

Birch Equipment Funds Bellingham Technical College Diesel Technology Scholarship -
October 17, 2017

Scholarship Supports Hard Working, Innovative Students  Birch Equipment awarded its first scholarship with Bellingham Technical College. The $1,500 endowed  scholarship supports eligible students in the Diesel Mechanic Program. It’s first recipient, Scott Fuhrman, was honored at an awards breakfast this month, and he has been invited to the Bellingham facility to meet Birch’s maintenance and […]

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Birch Equipment Upgrades Tech Tools for Enhanced Customer Experiences -
September 11, 2017

Birch Equipment has launched new products this year to improve customer equipment rentals and purchases including development of a web-based rental management system app and a complete overhaul of the company website. Birch Equipment’s proprietary, state-of-the-art Streamlined Management System gives customers 24-7 online access to the entire rental process – from identifying equipment needs to […]

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Birch Equipment Teams with Sportsmen Association to Benefit Meals on Wheels -

  Birch Equipment joined forces with the Skagit Sportsmen & Training Association (SSTA) and other businesses earlier this year to benefit Meals on Wheels in Skagit County resulting in a $2500 donation to the service. Click here for a recap in the SSTA newsletter. Birch donates equipment including generators, tables, chairs, tents, barbecues, PA Systems […]

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Birch Climbs in National Ranking -
August 7, 2017

Birch Equipment is now the 87th largest construction equipment rental company in the nation and 97th in North America. The annual ranking  is produced by the Rental Equipment Register (rer). With a focus on top quality equipment and streamlined operational maintenance processes, lean management practices and strategic growth, Birch is thriving despite national and international […]

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11th Annual Birch Equipment Whatcom Hospice ProAm Golf Classic Top 10 -

The countdown to go-time is on for the 11th annual Birch Equipment Whatcom Hospice Pro-Am. Golf pros and fanatics play to benefit the Whatcom Hospice Foundation at the Bellingham Golf and Country Club. The signature event is on August 31st. Looking for a reason to participate? Here’s our Top 10 list. One-day Event – because […]

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Hospice Connect – A Passion for Hospice -
June 8, 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 […]

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Brand New Mount Vernon Store -
April 4, 2017

Our Mount Vernon Facility is wrapping up a quick remodel where we have transitioned from the world’s ugliest building to a clean, fresh equipment rental and sales showroom and repair space. Product includes lawn and garden, compaction, brick and tile saws, pressure washers, safety gear, forklifts, booms, scissors, generators, lighting and more. The Mount Vernon […]

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Tech-Savvy Birch Equipment Launches Streamlined Management System (SMS) -
January 1, 2017

(BELLINGHAM, WA) – Birch Equipment is breaking the mold 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 […]

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The Washington Office of the Secretary of State’s Blog – Wyman Honors Companies that Give Back to Communities -
December 25, 2016

Birch’s CEO / Owner Sarah Rothenbuhler & Information Director Cara Buckingham spent some time at our state capital in November for recognition of receiving the 2016 Corporations for Communities Award presented by the Washington Secretary of State – Corporations Division. Birch has given over 1.5 Million in the last 15 years to our communities – […]

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