For Tool, Equipment and Plant Hire/Rental Professionals

JCB takes the Stage

JCB takes the Stage

14 April 2021

At a press launch yesterday, JCB announced new machines designed to enable users to meet the Stage V emissions regulations, and a clear message was that construction plant with clean-burning d…

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Making demands

Making demands

14 April 2021

The blog has highlighted just how busy many hirers are at the moment, conveying a mood in stark contrast to the situation a year ago when the nation was in lockdown.

However, I had inte…

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Ahern Ireland addition

Ahern Ireland addition

14 April 2021

Ahern Ireland, the official distributor for Snorkel aerial work platforms and Ruthmann Bluelift tracked spider lifts in Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland, has expanded its customer…

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Clements adds training

Clements adds training

13 April 2021

Clements Plant & Tool Hire has expanded its operation by acquiring Leicestershire-based access platform IPAF training provider, Oakbarn Training.

This will enable the company to bri…

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Seddons plays its part

Seddons plays its part

13 April 2021

Many businesses have reaped the benefits of embracing online ordering and one of these is Seddons Plant & Engineers.

Marketing manager Justin Smith tells me that the company’s…

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Power of eighty

Power of eighty

12 April 2021

It’s been fascinating to watch the growth of battery technology over the years in terms of power and performance, and Makita has increased its range with its first 80V machines which cle…

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CLM meets Hoist demand

CLM meets Hoist demand

12 April 2021

The current strength of construction activity is borne out by the levels of business at specialist hirer Hoist Hire Services Ltd, which has just added five more Maber transport platform hoists…

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Q&A: Iain Cooksley

Q&A: Iain Cooksley

9 April 2021

Iain Cooksley is Sales, Marketing & Operations Director with the Aylesbury-based Energy Group, which expanded its operation over the last year and now offers generator hire and sales, haul…

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