News - 2017
Mental health and physical well-being are among the key themes for A-Plant’s 2017 Safety Week starting today.
A-Plant Accommodation has invested over £1.25 million in a fleet of new diesel powered forklift trucks manufactured by Linde.
Welcome to the second issue of Interact, our customer newsletter. A-Plant now has 16 divisions providing equipment solutions across all sectors and in this issue, we have shared some stories of our teams in action, whether this be our presence at Plantworx, the launch of our new BIM library or demonstrating our commitment to collaborating with our customers on major projects, there is something for everyone.
To meet increased demand for site welfare units, UK rental company A-Plant Accommodation has expanded its fleet with a 50-unit order worth nearly £1 million from Boss Cabins. Available to hire from A-Plant Accommodation Service Centres nationwide, the 12ft (3.7m) Comfort Space 7 mobile welfare units offer room for seven workers, thanks to an innovative and practical design.
A-Plant Accommodation has placed an order worth in excess of £1.4 million with Genquip Groundhog for a total of 68 static welfare units. Demand is so high that several of the units are being delivered straight from the production line to site, with a number going out on immediate hire to be used as Polling Stations for the forthcoming elections.
A-Plant, the UK’s leading equipment rental company and part of FTSE 100 company Ashtead Group plc has become an accredited Real Living Wage (RLW) employer. This will lead to salary increases for over 700 employees across the A-Plant business.
Equipment hire company A-Plant has been named as one of the UK’s leading companies for providing apprenticeships. The firm, which has 150 apprentices amongst its 3,300-strong workforce, has been featured in the Top 100 Apprenticeship Employer List and is the only major hire company to make this listing.
We have launched a new dedicated recruitment website intended for all potential candidates who are interested in a career at the largest equipment rental company in the UK.