News for Tool Hire, Equipment Hire & Plant Hire and Rental Professionals

One Thing: Peter Beach

One Thing: Peter Beach

21 June 2024

Peter Beach is Managing Director of site welfare unit manufacturer Genquip Groundhog, which is making strenuous efforts towards understanding and reducing its environmental impact by producing…

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Speedy Hire wins Amey contract

Speedy Hire wins Amey contract

20 June 2024

Speedy Hire has announced that it has secured a major new core hire and solutions contract with Amey Group Services Ltd.

The long-term contract, for revenue of up to £25m per annum…

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CPA suggests new government priorities

CPA suggests new government priorities

20 June 2024

Ahead of the general election taking place on 4 July, the CPA has urged the next government to consider some key priorities to ensure that the UK plant hire sector remains a key part of the wi…

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Speedy looks ahead after tough year

Speedy looks ahead after tough year

19 June 2024

Speedy Hire’s results announced today for the year ended 31 March 2024 show the business combating a challenging trading environment.

Group revenue decreased by 4.3% to £421.…

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Ashtead shows strength

Ashtead shows strength

18 June 2024

In its full year results announced today for the year ended 30 April 2024, Sunbelt Rentals’ parent Ashtead Group reported another strong performance across the business, with group reven…

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Himoinsa buys electronics business

Himoinsa buys electronics business

18 June 2024

Himoinsa has acquired Dismuntel, an engineering and R&D company that manufactures electronic systems.

The aim is to vertically integrate into Himoinsa the development of hardware, s…

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CEA unveils construction manifesto

CEA unveils construction manifesto

18 June 2024

The Construction Equipment Association (CEA) has released its 2024 manifesto outlining a comprehensive strategy to advance the UK construction equipment industry.

With a focus on decarbo…

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SPOA tackles skills shortage

SPOA tackles skills shortage

18 June 2024

The Scottish Plant Owners Association (SPOA) is looking to recruit a Skills and Training Lead to help tackle the skills shortage and promote careers in the plant industry.

“We know…

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