Able Tool & Rental provides specialty rental tools and equipment for customers in the industrial and construction markets.  We have three locations along the Texas gulf coast and welcome the opportunity to be your trusted rental partner.

We are always prepared to meet your needs for large scale new builds, turnarounds, or facility expansions.  We focus on customer and provide only the highest quality equipment and tools. We have an extensive inventory and utilize our combined 100 years of experience to tailor solutions for customers.

We know what it takes to meet your rental needs.  It is how we manage our business – on-time delivery to the site, reactive to customer requests, smooth repairs or replacements, and customer friendly service.  We source our tools and equipment from premier manufactures and take pride in our maintenance program and condition of our inventory.

We understand that timely and accurate billing is critical for our customers. We will earn your trust and look forward to the opportunity to grow with you.


From our locations in Houston, Texas City and Corpus Christi we can serve customers from New Orleans to the Rio Grande Valley. Our customers include participants in the following end markets:



Our vision is to be the premier provider of rental based solutions on the Texas Gulf Coast.


Our mission is to work diligently to meet customer needs.


We value honesty, dependability, commitment, respect and hard work.


Trey AbleFounder / Chairman

Prior to founding Able Tool & Rental, Trey was President of Infinity Investments from 2004-2009. He was also an Assistant Vice President with Sterling Bank (2000-2004). Trey served on the Board of Directors of Bank of Houston (2005-2014) and is currently serving on the Texon Advisory Board (2007-present). He is a graduate of Texas A&M University with majors in Accounting and Finance. He also serves on various non-profit Boards and Committees.

Jason Van LuePresident

Before joining Able Tools and Rental Jason, worked for Cameron International, where he held variety of operating positions and was promoted to Senior Management. As a senior manager, Jason supervised Cameron’s Aftermarket Operations including all operations and financial responsibility for four multi-million dollar departments and over 150 direct reports. Prior to Cameron, Jason spent two decades working in the aviation industry in a variety of positions from line maintenance to management.

Kirk ComeauxVP of Operations

Kirk started in the Equipment Rental business in 1996. Since that time, he has held a variety of positions in Operations and Sales Management. Prior to Able Tool & Rental he held the positions of VP of Operations for HERC Rentals and National Tank and Equipment. His experience ranges from large earth moving equipment to general and specialized rental services. In addition to, he has a vast experience in both the Industrial and Commercial sector.

Doug AtkinsVP of Sales

Doug began his career in the rental equipment business in 1995 and has spent most of his career servicing the Industrial and Commercial markets throughout the Gulf Coast. Doug has become an Industry leading expert in providing equipment and tools to wide variety of customers for their turnarounds and projects throughout the region while focusing on superb customer service.