A-Plant

                                                   

 

A-Plant is one of the UK’s largest plant, tool and equipment hire companies, hiring a vast range of non-operated equipment, from power tools, cement mixers and accommodation units to excavators, compressors, scissor lifts and other types of equipment for industry and construction. A-Plant is proud to be accredited with ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004 and OHSAS 18001:2007, confirming that we have one of the most robust safety and quality management systems in the industry.
 
A-Plant’s fleet of equipment available to hire comprises over 110,000 itemised pieces of plant, tools and equipment. The company invests a multi-million pound figure each year in new equipment and state-of-the-art technology, to ensure A-Plant customers are able to hire the very latest equipment from world-class manufacturers such as JCB, Terex, Hilti and GenSet.
 
A-Plant has a workforce totalling more than 2,200 employees, based at over 120 locations nationwide, including its support office in Warrington, Cheshire. At A-Plant, we are able to offer a truly national service, regardless of how specialised or remote a customer’s needs may be.
 
A-Plant has recently added a number of new product ranges to our portfolio through a number of recent acquisitions, this includes the acquisition of Eve Trakway specialising in temporary roadways, walkways, crowd control barrier systems, traffic management and security and lighting solutions. The 2013 acquirement of Plant and Site Services (PSS) has widened A-Plant’s product range, introducing specialist welding, cutting, drilling and excavating equipment together with ancillary services to the Utility, Civil Engineering and Infrastructure industries. 2013 also introduced Fairview Lifting Gear Services (FLG) experts in the field of providing lifting equipment.
 
A-Plant forms part of FTSE-250 company Ashtead Group plc, which also comprises Sunbelt Rentals based in the USA. Ashtead Group plc has become firmly established as one of the world’s leading equipment outsourcers.
 
The Morgan Sindall / A-Plant Traffic Control & Management Hire Desk:
A-Plant has recently added a number of new product ranges to our portfolio through a number of recent acquisitions, this includes the acquisition of Eve Trakway specialising in temporary roadways, walkways, crowd control barrier systems, traffic management and security and lighting solutions. The 2013 acquirement of Plant and Site Services (PSS) has widened A-Plant’s product range, introducing specialist welding, cutting, drilling and excavating equipment together with ancillary services to the Utility, Civil Engineering and Infrastructure industries. 2013 also introduced Fairview Lifting Gear Services (FLG) experts in the field of providing lifting equipment.
 
 
Contact Details:
 
Morgan Sindall Account Manager - Paul Coxon
07970 143337
 
Traffic Control & Management Hire Desk
 
Desk Account Manager - Monica Sutton
0370 0500 792
07970 215 678
monicanicholls@aplant.com
 
Senior Hire Co-ordinator - Amanda Pearson
0370 0500 792
amandapearson@aplant.com
 
24 Hour Telephone - 0370 0500 792
 
Traffic light order confirmation (manned 8am to 5pm weekdays only):
csales@aplant.com
 
Survey requests:
centralsurveys@aplant.com
 
  
Health & Safety
 
A-Plant prides itself on having the most robust and intrinsically developed quality and safety management system in the industry. We are the first national rental company in Europe to achieve complete certification to ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004 and OHSAS 18001:2007 standard, which means our customers can have complete confidence that we have an on-going commitment to improving quality and health and safety.  Each item of our hire fleet is continually tested, maintained and serviced in accordance with our Health and Safety Policy. In addition, our personnel receive stringent training on an ongoing basis. We are actively striving to set safety standards in the construction industry and offer our customers a free Site Safety Pack which offers a wealth of information on topics such as Working at Height, Hand-Arm Vibration Safety and noise at Work.  Call 0370 050 0797 to request your free Site Safety Pack or HAV Product Selector.
 
In recent years, we have won numerous awards in recognition of our industry-leading Health and
Safety initiatives, including:
RoSPA (Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents) Gold Award for Occupational Health and Safety - 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012 and 2013
Hire Association (HAE) Hire Awards of Excellence – 2011 and 2013
Hire Association Europe (HAE) Award for Best Contribution to Health and Safety – 2009 and 2009
Safe Contribution to Working At Height (Rental Company) Award – 2010