Call Toll Free - 888-670-1195
2018 Skyjack SJ1056 Image
Stock Number: EQC012374
Make: Skyjack
Model: SJ1056
Year: 2018
2018 Skyjack SJ1056 Details
2015 Terex CTT 121A-5 TS16 Image
Stock Number: 600017
Make: Terex
Model: CTT 121A-5 TS16
Year: 2015
2015 Terex CTT 121A-5 TS16 Details
2007 Potain HDT80 Image
Stock Number: 600194
Make: Potain
Model: HDT80
Year: 2007
2007 Potain HDT80 Details
2013 Hyundai 110D-7E Image
Stock Number: EQU010604
Make: Hyundai
Model: 110D-7E
Year: 2013
2013 Hyundai 110D-7E Details
2012 Miller Big Blue 400D Image
Stock Number: 231276
Make: Miller
Model: Big Blue 400D
Year: 2012
2012 Miller Big Blue 400D Details
2008 Combilift C12000SL Image
Stock Number: EQU008108
Make: Combilift
Model: C12000SL
Year: 2008
2008 Combilift C12000SL Details
Gatineau top


Gatineau is a city within the Canadian province of Quebec. The city of Gatineau is in Hull, an area within Western Quebec on the north coast of the Ottawa River. It is directly across from Ottawa, Ontario, the nation's capital and is part of the oldest European settlement in the National Capital Region. The population of Gatineau is 265,349, and the metropolitan population of Ottawa and Gatineau is 1,236,324.

Gatineau was founded during 1800 by Philemon Wright who led several families, including his own, and some labourers to a location at the portage around the Chaudiere Falls. The group intended to create an agricultural community in the wilderness, but discovered a more lucrative trade in wood. First referred to as Wrightstown, it was renamed Hull. More recently, after amalgamation during 2002, it became the City of Gatineau, the largest township in the Outaouais region.

The city of Gatineau is so close to the nation's capital that various provincial and federal offices are situated there. The federal government has a plan encouraging federal civil servant jobs on both sides of the Ottawa River. Some big towers house federal government offices in downtown Gatineau, like Terrasses de la Chaudière and Place du Portage. The head offices of the Public Works and Government Services Canada, Canadian International Development Agency and the Transportation Safety Board of Canada are located within Gatineau.

The Canadian Museum of Civilization in the city of Gatineau attracts thousands of visitors as does the Casino du Lac-Leamy, which hosts a yearly international fireworks competition. The city hosts a colourful show every Labour Day weekend when numerous hot air balloons take to the skies.