Act Now

Our commitment to a responsible way of working.


“A-Plant is the UK’s leading plant, tool and equipment hire company. We are multi-product specialists with a wealth of knowledge and experience in delivering solutions across a vast range of sectors.

Against this backdrop, we are committed to responsible ways of working because we believe that this approach delivers the best long-term results. Act Now is our commitment to innovation, safety, environmental sustainability, community engagement and our role as a responsible and ethical employer.

From keeping our customers and people safe to going that extra mile to support a local charity, even hosting our own Innovation Week to discover the latest products to offer our customers, we are committed to Act Now across all our operations.

As part of Ashtead Group plc, a FTSE 100 company, A-Plant continues in its quest to lead the hire sector in setting new standards of responsible business."

Richard Thomas
Chief Executive Officer


Our commitment to a responsible way of working for our customers, suppliers, people and the environment.

This approach helps us satisfy the changing needs of our customers and enables us to realise our goals to become a trusted company, an employer of choice and a valued member of our industry and the communities in which we serve.

Our focus for being a responsible business:

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