All Ireland Articles

Water management vital to tackle infra climate challenges
Proactive water management: How pumping and treatment equipment can make infrastructure more climate resilient, while saving time and reducing costs
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
Speedy makes net zero carbon committment
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.
First Sinoboom micro scissors delivered to Ireland
Drogheda Hire & Sales in the Republic of Ireland expands fleet with five Sinoboom 1330SE micro scissors
GAP Group to offer machine control technology
UK rental company GAP is to supply Trimble machine control technology in a new partnership with software provider Sitech UK & Ireland.
New battery tech coming to market
Xerotech tests modular battery system platform for construction equipment
Finning reports start of HS2 deliveries
Caterpillar dealer reports a 21% fall in sales for 2000, with new equipment revenues down 40%
Ahern Ireland expands sales team
Sean Hopkins takes up newly created position as field sales representative for Ireland
Republic of Ireland halts non-essential construction
Non-essential construction in the Republic will halt from 6pm on Friday 8 January
Carrier invests in temperature control fleet
Carrier Rental Systems in UK has made a “major investment” in space heating, hot water and steam boiler plant
Finning sees rebound in rental activity
Though rental revenues remain below prior year levels, Finning reports sequential improvement
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
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