For Tool, Equipment and Plant Hire/Rental Professionals

Speedy exits Middle East

Speedy exits Middle East

1 March 2021

In a trading update issued today for the year ending 31 March 2021, Speedy reports that business since 30 September 2020 has been ahead of expectations. 

In February, core hire reve…

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“Most exciting time ever”

“Most exciting time ever”

1 March 2021

Boris Johnson announced the Government’s road map for easing lockdown restrictions exactly a week ago today. So what impact has it had? 

I've conducted a quick straw poll with…

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HSC’s Master stroke

HSC’s Master stroke

1 March 2021

Hirers realise the importance of receiving quickly the equipment they order. The Hire Supply Company’s (HSC) ability to respond rapidly has been recognised by its appointment from today…

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New Vertikal Days dates

New Vertikal Days dates

28 February 2021

Vertikal Days, the popular lifting and access equipment event, has been postponed to 22 and 23 September. 

This follows the UK government's announcement on easing lockdown restricti…

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Q & A: Daren Hare

Q & A: Daren Hare

26 February 2021

Daren Hare is managing director of the busy independent Hares Hire Services in Essex. He founded the operation in 2005 in Upminster and the business moved to its current facility at Rainham in…

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Speedy set for lift-off

Speedy set for lift-off

26 February 2021

Yet more positive news about hirers expanding in 2021 comes from Speedy, which has announced a new specialist hoisting division.

The company says that it has initially invested £1.…

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Sunbelt on track with Trime

Sunbelt on track with Trime

25 February 2021

Sunbelt Rentals UK’s specialist Rail business has added Trime UK’s X-Chain LED lighting towers to its fleet. 

Six of the new machines were immediately put to use on a tr…

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Are you cybersecure?

Are you cybersecure?

25 February 2021

There’s no denying that lockdown restrictions have accelerated trends like transacting business on-line and working more from home. However, this also raises certain risks associated wit…

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