Why Choose A-Plant? How we Align with HS2 Requirements, Values & Principles

Value for Money

With a number of specialist divisions A-Plant’s product experts can recommend the most suitable product, ensuring the job is done right first time.

Extensive back office support functions help customers better manage asset utilisation, reduce project fuel costs and carbon production.

Devoted to Safety, Health and Wellbeing

A ‘Customer First’ and ‘Safety First’ culture is ingrained throughout our business. We’ve launched our ‘Are You A OK? campaign with a focus on mental health in the workplace. Our aim is to create greater understanding about mental wellbeing.

Leaders in Product Innovation

A-Plant work closely with leading manufacturers to ensure our hire products are top of their class for safety, environmental impact and innovation.

Championing Teamwork & Collaboration

We continuously work alongside leading manufacturers to promote collaboration through innovation workshops, JV Open Days and regular health & safety demonstrations.

Creating a Positive Legacy for Britain

Through project apprenticeships and support for skills and training colleges along the route we firmly believe the HS2 project is an opportunity to leave a positive legacy for future generations.

Committed to the HS2 Air Quality Strategy

A-Plant have a fully compliant fleet of diesel vehicles with Euro 6 engines. We also support the NRMM register for all plant over 37kw and ensure the correct engine standard is supplied at either stage IIIB or IV across the HS2 project.

Recognised for Best Practice

We are the first national rental company in Europe to have achieved dual certification to both the ISO 14001:2015 standard and OHSAS 18001:2007. We’re also delighted to confirm that we’ve been awarded Gold at the RoSPA Health and Safety Awards for the eight consecutive year.

Respectful of Communities

A-Plant’s ‘Act now’ policy represents the company’s pledge to conduct responsible business through commitment to safety, environmental sustainability, communities, people and ethics. Our HS2 team support community engagement events and local charities along the HS2 route.

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