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GAP Hire Solutions has kicked off their financial year with a bang, investing 10 million in excavators, dumpers and tandem rollers.
April 26, 2018
One of the countrys leading experts in skills and apprenticeships has been appointed the new Chair of the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB).
April 19, 2018
Nixon Plant Hire have invested in a large fleet of eco-static welfare units manufactured by the Luton based company, AJC Trailers Limited.
On 21stMarch 2018 the arm of an excavator on a BAM Nuttall site failed due to undetected metal fatigue. A riddling bucket was segregating material prior to backfilling when the cylinder brackets, fixed to the upper dipper arm, failed. The brackets and cylinders separated from the dipper arm, resulting in the arm dropping uncontrollably.
April 18, 2018
Until HAE applied to CITBs Flexible Fund, approximately 70% of HAEs 850 members had struggled to find training specific to plant mechanics and fitters.
As a result of receiving funding the sectors training and qualification needs have been rejuvenated.
April 12, 2018
Leading light and power supplierMorris Site Machinerywill light up ScotPlant with innovation taking centre stage. The company has launched six new products in just six months, in a bid to take the industry forward in 2018.
Trime UK, the market leading supplier of environmentally conscious site lighting equipment have recently completed a series of on-site training and tool box talks for A-Plant, the UKs leading equipment rental company.
As part of its commitment to bring to market sustainable onsite solutions, GeneracMobile Products has today unveiled the latest addition to the iconicDF Ecology range, which reduces dust and consumes less water.
Dundalk based company Dromad Hire has recently invested in two more specialised purpose built trucks from local Scania dealer Granco Ltd.The new trucks which have been designed and built specifically for the company, will improve Dromads nationwide distribution of plant and powered access equipment.
Hire Industry Trusted Suppliers (HITs), designed by HAE and Event Hire Association (EHA), will be formally launched on April 1 2018 with the long-term goal for all supply chain members passing the online assessment and due diligence process needed to achieve Trusted Supplier status.
April 6, 2018
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