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

CPA responds to mini-budget

CPA responds to mini-budget

23 September 2022

Described in advance as a mini-budget, chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng’s statement this morning quickly aroused reaction, and has been described as the most tax-cutting for generations in orde…

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LGH opens Motherwell hub

LGH opens Motherwell hub

23 September 2022

Specialist lifting equipment hirer LGH has expanded its presence in Scotland by establishing a new distribution centre in Motherwell, having secured an agreement with its sister company, Rotre…

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Zappshelter shows versatility

Zappshelter shows versatility

22 September 2022

The versatility of of the Zappshelter temporary site structure system was demonstrated at the recent Letsrecycle Live exhibition at the NEC.

Zappshelter, a brand of Paragon Protection Sy…

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CPA’s plea to chancellor

CPA’s plea to chancellor

21 September 2022

Ahead of the emergency mini-budget due to take place this Friday, 23 September, the Construction Plant-hire Association (CPA) has written to new chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng to urge the Treasury…

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Hireman keeps customers on Trak

Hireman keeps customers on Trak

21 September 2022

A software-based system is enabling customers of The Hireman to keep track of equipment deliveries and collections in real time. 

Neil Graham, managing director of the business whic…

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Boels goes big in Gloucester

Boels goes big in Gloucester

20 September 2022

Boels Rental UK has relocated its Gloucester depot to a significantly larger site on a new trading estate close to Gloucestershire Airport and with excellent links to the M5 motorway and other…

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Wickes builds confidence

Wickes builds confidence

20 September 2022

Interim results last week from the DIY retailer Wickes surpassed City expectations and perhaps showed how unwise it is to talk prematurely of a general market slowdown.

While an earlier…

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Phoenix takes off

Phoenix takes off

16 September 2022

Phoenix Hire and Sales officially opened its dedicated plant sales facility at Newport last week by holding an open day highlighting the brands it has dealerships for. 

"Phoenix has…

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