AER Rents, part of O’Flaherty Holdings group, has acquired Derbyshire based Mainline Hire group, which includes Mainline Tool & Plant Hire and Mainline Access & Training, from Keith Williams and Carole Poynton.
The two owners, who will remain on board, established Mainline 39 years ago and have grown the business into a leading regional rental company, covering the Midlands and the English Home Counties. The business employs 34 and has assets of around £7.4 million.
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Mr Plant Hire has expanded its scissor lift hire fleet with 16 new JLG scissor lifts. We took delivery of the eight R3246 and eight R2632 models, the first of the rebranded R range, in February.
From our modern purpose-built depot and workshop in Enfield, our scissor lift hire can serve customers nationwide through our membership of the Access Alliance. Mr Plant Hire’s core business is mechanical and electrical specialists, working on office refurbishment and warehouse construction projects. Four of each new model types are fitted with pipe racks to meet the needs of these customers.
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Excavators from Mr Plant Hire PLC
Getting the project can be the easy part but knowing what kit to use is the hardest part, you can spend too much time looking at different types of machines trying to figure out which one is the best one for you and for your project.
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New from Mr Plant Hire plc
We’ve recently added a new product to our website which is the GRP Youngman’s Scaffold Tower. You can locate this product HERE. The Youngman’s Scaffold Tower is the worlds premier Glass Reinforce Polymer tower system and is a new product added to our Mechanical & Electrical fleet. We’ve also added a new IPAF course to our site which is the IPAF 3A & 1B course which can be found HERE.
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IPAF & PASMA Training in London
At Mr Plant Hire PLC we offer a wide range of IPAF & PASMA Training in London. We have an accredited training center in Enfield, North London but also offer on-site training if required. We have been an IPAF member since 1997 and aspire to provide the highest level of training possible. We can train PAV, 1B, 3A, 3B for Scissor Lifts, Boom Lifts, Static and Mobile MEWPS. You can book IPAF online through our website, if you click HERE then you will be able to view all our current and available courses.
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There are many projects where you may need floor crane hire. Floor cranes are a handy bit of kit, often used to boost stability and lifting power in varying locations on a site – especially where there are no overhead lifting points available.
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The Health and Safety Executive reports that there were 30.7 million working days lost due to work-related illness and workplace injury last year. The construction industry is one of the top industry sectors for ill health and injury. It is important that working conditions are a priority to minimise risk of injury or illness. Correct Health and Safety training is one area that employers must tick all the boxes making sure operatives have the correct training to use equipment or complete a task. Having the best equipment for the job is also key. Mr Plant Hire London have a range of equipment for hire, designed to make the job easier without compromising employee health and safety.
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When installing sanitary systems, drainage or perhaps chimney reconstruction, the need for seamless pipe fusion is important to prevent leaks as pipes are not often easily accessible once installed.
A butt fusion welding machine does just that. Fusion welding machines join two pieces of piping by heating them and pressing them together. Once the pipes have cooled they are permanently and securely sealed. Although the process of fusion welding is not quite as simple as it sounds. Continue reading Firm Fixing with Fusion Welding
Tool theft is a serious issue for tradesmen. Keeping tools secure and away from the elements is an important consideration, especially for those who work in different areas of a site each day. Regular toolboxes can be heavy, often requiring several trips to move cases of tools from one area to another, taking invaluable time out of the working day.
Continue reading How the Armorgard BarroBox is making tool storage safer and easier
The first proper rainfall of the year can catch you out on construction projects. If you haven’t waterproofed your project, you may find yourself looking for drying equipment hire once you’ve bailed out your construction works.
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