News - 2016
A-Plant has successfully retained the prestigious SafeHire quality mark certification. The certificate is awarded by the Hire Association Europe (HAE), the internationally recognised leading body for the development of the hire and rental industry. SafeHire is a programme which recognises high standards of health, safety, quality and environmental practices carried out by rental companies.
Mather+Stuart Power Solutions has secured a prestigious contract to supply temporary power to the largest German Christmas Market outside Germany and Austria. The company is supplying a range of generators from 80 - 250 kVA to power Birmingham’s Frankfurt Christmas Market.
A-Plant is delighted to announce that it has entered a new long term trading agreement with the Wates Group.
A-Plant has supported Keepmoat Homes by supplying telehandlers for four home building projects across Yorkshire.
Ashtead Group plc announces that its UK business, A-Plant, has today acquired certain assets from EY, the administrator of Hewden, for a cash consideration of £29m.
A-Plant has placed its largest order this year with JCB in an investment totalling £35 million. The company has purchased more than 1,200 new JCB machines, including a number of JS130 13-tonne tracked excavators, JCB’s latest machine with a multitude of efficiency, performance and safety innovations.
Leada Acrow, the leading falsework, formwork and groundwork supplier, is marking its 80th year in business by carrying out a string of fundraising challenges to help raise a target figure of £5,000 for Macmillan Cancer Support, the charity that helps improve the lives of everyone living with cancer.
To meet increased demand for secure storage facilities, A-Plant’s Accommodation Division has enhanced its fleet of equipment by purchasing over 500 storage units manufactured by Containex. The order comprises of a combination of 10ft and 20ft units which are available to hire from A-Plant Accommodation Service Centres nationwide.
UK rental specialist A-Plant has acquired Lion Trackhire for a total consideration of £38m and will merge the business with Eve, which it bought three years ago.
Mather+Stuart Power Solutions has made a two million-pound plus investment in enhancing its hire fleet of generators, ensuring the company offers some of the most efficient, innovative and quietest power generation units currently available on the market.