All Ireland Articles

First for electric JCB in Ireland
John Sisk & Son becomes first construction company in Ireland to invest in an electric telehandler
Briggs moves into lithium with Snorkel
Rental company is first in Ireland to invest in Snorkel’s lithium-ion powered Speed Level lifts
Euro Access acquired by explosion safety specialist
Longstanding relationship leads Pyroban to expand with military and aerospace MEWP manufacturer
How construction workers are struggling with poor mental health
Why poor mental health is such a problem in the construction industry, and what we can do to lower suicide rates
Speedy makes €3.4m investment in Skyjacks
Skyjack equipment adds to recent investments by Speedy Powered Access
Versalift UK appoints sales manager for Ireland
Niall Brannigan takes up sales manager role for the Republic of Ireland, ahead of product launches
Speedy makes net zero carbon commitment
Speedy Hire committed to net zero emissions before 2050, and reports 10.6% revenue fall in 2020
HSS sees big increase in digital business
22% of HSS Hire’s revenues in the final quarter of 2020 were generated through its digital platforms
Briggs Equipment expands in Republic of Ireland
Briggs Equipment has acquired Laois Hire Services from HSS Hire for £11.2 million.
Snorkel component manufacturer invests in Snorkel lift
Hydraulic cylinder manufacturer PB Machine Tech adds the Snorkel A38E electric boom for maintenance work
First Sinoboom micro scissors delivered to Ireland
Drogheda Hire & Sales in the Republic of Ireland expands fleet with five Sinoboom 1330SE micro scissors
Ahern Ireland expands sales team
Sean Hopkins takes up newly created position as field sales representative for Ireland
First UK/Irish delivery for Sinoboom
Balloo Hire Centre orders 50 Sinoboom electric scissors for use across Northern and the Republic of Ireland
AlmaCrawler appoints Irish distributor
Italian manufacturer appoints Inspectec as its sales and service partner in Ireland
Speedy closes 13 depots, but revenues recovering
Revenues have been improving as activity returns, but depot network is being slimmed
Speedy relaunches four-hour delivery promise
Enhanced four-hour delivery commitment reintroduced following pause due to pandemic
GK Hire grows fleet with Genie scissor lifts
Ireland-based rental company takes order of 21 Genie GS-1330m scissor lifts
Underbridge investment at Height for Hire
The rental company’s new Volvo FM 4x2 rigid truck is mounted with a Moog MBI 110-1,2/S platform
A-Plant officially rebranded as Sunbelt
Ashtead launches its rebranded UK business as part of strategic review
New branch manager at Ahern Ireland
Robert Hickey is tasked with growing the business under the new role and reports to managing director Andrew Fishburn
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