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Book your ALLMI Driver Training Course today !

18 May 2017 - As from 1st July 2017, we have a new fully qualified In house Driver Trainer complete with our own Driver Training vehicle and purpose built Classroom. Offering a variety of ALLMI Courses catering for the One day experienced to Two day Novice and Slinger/Signaller. Our new Trainer has almost 30 years Knowledge and experience ; Book your ALLMI training today with the Crane Professionals ! Contact 01773 836060 and speak with our Training Co-ordinator. ... read more »

LOADMAC 852 TMF FOR SALE !!

24 March 2017 - BRAND NEW 2017 LOADMAC 825 TRUCK MOUNTED FORKLIFT FOR SALE !! 2.5T Lift Capacity, 3.1 Metre Mast, 2 Way Steer, Yamar Engine, 27" All Terrain tyres. Complete with One side. Please contact 01773 836060 for more details ... read more »

Happy Anniversary to our sister company 'PE Loading Ltd' !

13 January 2017 - Our sister Company 'PE Loading Ltd' has now been trading a whole Year and what a successful year it has been ! From fitments of Hooks and Skips, Cranes and now Bodybuilding. An extension to our existing Company, PE Loading Ltd has fully equipt modern Workshops, Service Vans for the servicing of Loadmac Truck Mounted Forklifts and factory trained Engineers. Originally established to mainly assist our existing site in Alfreton, PE Loading Ltd now operates as its own Company and is the begi ... read more »

We can fit your Crane wherever you like !

25 November 2016 - We can fit your Crane whenever you require ; Mid mount, rear mount or front mount ... read more »

Check out this MCBT10 Cayvol Skiploader ; Before and After !

25 November 2016 - MCBT10 Skiploader in Primer stage Same MCBT 10 Skiploader painted Side view ... read more »

Demonstration CAYVOL MV25/65 available

25 November 2016 - We have a CAYVOL MV 25/65 Hooklift available for demonstration and possible rental. Please contact us for more information. Tel ; 01773 836060 ... read more »

126.3 ATLAS with Kinshofer 602

28 October 2016 - Great picture of ATLAS 126.3 behind cab with Kinshofer 602 Bucket, Tipping body painted in Yellow almost ready to go ... read more »

ALLMI granted CSCS approval

27 October 2016 - ALLMI have been granted CSCS approval which is great news for the Lorry Loader Industry. We offer a range of Lorry Loader courses ; check out the website. The link below is an interesting article on CSCS approval ;- http://www.cranestodaymagazine.com/news/cscs-approval-for-allmi-5649135 ... read more »

ABT Products/Loadmac ; A Royal Visit !

20 October 2016 - ABT ; A Right Royal visit. We were delighted to attend the Royal Visit of HRH Princess Anne at ABT Products, based in Ross on Wye and the manufacturer of the LOADMAC Truck Mounted Forklift on 19th October 2016. As a UK distributor, we had the honour to speak with her as she enjoyed a guided tour of the factory and also a demonstration of the latest model Loadmac to add to the range. Many Thanks to ABT/Loadmac for asking us to attend and for their usual excellent hospitiality. ... read more »

ATLAS by CAYVOL Skiploaders in build for Peak Waste

26 September 2016 - 2 x ATLAS by CAYVOL Skiploaders in build at PE LOADING LTD, Dronfield for our valued customer PEAK WASTE. Contact 01773 836060 for all your Hooklift and Skiploader requirements. ... read more »

Factory visit by Mr Mark Hignett (LOADMAC)

22 September 2016 - Great to welcome Mr Mark Hignett, Managing Director of LOADMAC Truck Mounted Forklifts to the factory today. UK sales are on the up and we are delighted to be working alongside them promoting the excellent 825 and also look forward to the launch of a new model to add to the existing range. For more information, view our website www.plantequip.co.uk or call 01773 836060 ... read more »

Visit to CAYVOL Barcelona - Sept 16

12 September 2016 - Cayvol Grup based in Barcelona ; manufacturer of ATLAS by CAYVOL Hooklift and Skiploaders. Also available through Plant Equipment Ltd. Typical Multipurpose Vehicle equipt with ATLAS Crane body by CAYVOL Grup CAYVOL Hooklift ready for PDI ATLAS Crane being tested ... read more »

Our new purpose built Spray Bay offers any Colour you want!

17 August 2016 - We now have our own purpose built Spray Bay and are able to offer complete complementary Paintwork to all our Bodies. Here are a few favourites as picked by our In House qualified Painter! Light Blue cab with Royal Blue Body fitted with ATLAS Crane and Orange Grab Yellow CAYVOL Skiploader with White Cab and Blue Trim (Fully Refurbished Vehicle) Orange Cab with Brown Bodywork fitted with ATLAS Crane and Black Grab Red Skiploader with White Cab ... read more »

Winning combination ; Builders Merchants Crane & Body

11 August 2016 - As the UK's leading independent Lorry Mounted Crane company, we are experts at offering Crane and full body fitments. From the Sale, Build, Test and provision of Training for your driver, we offer the Complete One Stop Shop for your Builders Merchant needs. Contact 01773 83606 ... read more »

Hale & Co Tipper and Demonstration Vehicle

11 August 2016 - We specialise in bespoke Bodywork and we were delighted to build a demonstration vehicle for Hale & Co Ltd. We have also built Tipping bodies all fully type approved. For more information on our bespoke Bodywork, contact 01773 836060 or email andrew.bonser@plantequip.co.uk Demonstration Vehicle ... read more »

LOADMAC proving a first rate choice for a TMF

11 August 2016 - PE is the sole UK Distributor for LOADMAC Truck Mounted Forklifts. All machines are built in the UK and are avilable in a variety of colours to suit your requirements. See our website for further information www.plantequip.co.uk At highly competitive prices and suitable for almost all applications, the only decision to make is your colour choice ! Fresh in Green Royal Blue ... read more »

Visit from CAYVOL 13th July 2016

13 July 2016 - Today saw our friends from CAYVOL Skiploaders and Hooklifts visit us from Barcelona and also our new site PE Loading Ltd, Dronfield. They enjoyed a visit around our Factory and we able to see their excellent equipment being fitted at our premises. We offer the full CAYVOL Skiploader and Hooklift range at highly competitive prices. Contact us for more information or view our website! ... read more »

Facebook !

17 June 2016 - Why not follow us on Facebook ? https://www.facebook.com/PLANT-Equipment-LTD-820967997924870/ ... read more »

PE attend Skip Hire Magazine Trade Show

09 June 2016 - We are delighted to have a stand at this years Skip Hire Magazine Trade show to be held 9/6/16 at the A J Bell Stadium, Manchester. We have a CAYVOL Skiploader on show and Wastecycle Nottingham have kindly offered us the use of their own CAYVOL skip in their unique Orange Livery. Our sister Company, PE Loading will also be making its debut alongside our new Service/repair Van for Hooklifts, Skips and LOADMAC Truck Mounted Forklifts. Why not come along and visit our stand and a whole host of othe ... read more »

BAGFORCE Tipping Body

16 May 2016 - A new bespoke fully Type approved Tipping Body for Bagforce Aggregates Group Ltd. Please contact andrew.bonser@plantequip.co.uk for all enquiries ... read more »

Leeds Commercials take delivery of their latest vehicles

16 May 2016 - CAYVOL Skiploader and Hooklift ready to go for Leeds Commercials. ... read more »

Wastecycle Photo Shoot

16 May 2016 - Wastecycle Nottingham took delivery recently of two CAYVOL Skiploaders and we were delighted to receive pictures of their recent media photoshoot. They certainly compliment their existing fleet and their livery looks superb ! ... read more »

Busy times at PE

04 May 2016 - Delighted to report continued positive orders and Workload for the Year ahead ; our unique relationship with ATLAS is stronger than ever and we are pleased to offer ATLAS Cranes and ATLAS by CAYVOL Skiploaders and Hooklifts. View our web pages for further information ... read more »

Bodybuilding at its best with ACTAVO

08 April 2016 - 3 x ACTAVO Iveco's ready to be delivered ACTAVO Body ACTAVO ATLAS Crane ... read more »

Update on PE Loading Ltd

08 April 2016 - Things are busy at our sister Company, PE Loading Ltd. New Van New Signage New Premises in Dronfield, 3 miles from Sheffield Dedicated to CAYVOL Hooks & Skips, LOADMAC Truck Mounted Forklifts and also an approved PE Crane Fitting Centre. Contact 01246 414400 for any enquiries ... read more »

PE LOADING LTD

01 March 2016 - Here at PE, we are delighted to announce we are officially expanding ! Our new sister Company, P E LOADING LTD based in Dronfield, Derbyshire only 3 miles from Sheffield. This is due to a substantial increase in Business and our continued desire to respond to our very valued Customers needs. Check out PE website for further information ! ... read more »

Hale & Co delighted with their new vehicle

15 January 2016 - Many Thanks to Hale & Co, Hereford for their post on our Facebook page. Check it out ! ... read more »

UK wide Scaffolding Company take delivery of 165.2 & Body

27 November 2015 - Atlas 165.2 radio remote crane and body supplied and fitted by us for a UK wide scaffolding Company. ... read more »

Check out our new vehicle available for Demonstration!

27 November 2015 - We now have our very own Demonstration vehicle equipt with the latest Atlas 126.3 radio remote control Crane and the latest 825 Truck mounted forklift. The Body has also been built and painted in house. If you would like to see any of the equipment we have to offer, please contact Andrew on 07921 042478 to book a convenient time and place. ... read more »

7 1/2 Tonner with Tail lift ready for Rotheram Borough Council

20 November 2015 - 7 1/2 tonner with Tailift ready for Rotheram Borough Council. Bespoke vehicle, fully typed approved. For all enquiries, please contact Andrew Bonser on 07921 042478 ... read more »

New Loadmac 825 heading off to the Isle of Martin

20 November 2015 - Caley Timber took delivery of a new 825 Loadmac, 4 way, 3.6 mast ISR for their depot on the Isle of Martin. Specially fitted with Loadmac's own Hook mounting kit. ... read more »

PE takes delivery of 4 new Loadmac's

20 November 2015 - As the sole UK agent for Loadmac Truck Mounted Forklifts, we were delighted to take delivery of 4 new machines ; all 4 already sold and ready to go to 4 very Happy Customers ... read more »

New 105.2 supplied to Building Supplies Fleetwood

04 November 2015 - New 105.2 rear mounted supplied to our very valued customer Building Supplies fleetwood. ... read more »

MCBT6E delivered to Northside Sheffield

04 November 2015 - New MCBT6E Skiploader delivered to Northside Truck & Van Mercedes dealer at Sheffield. ... read more »

Have your Drivers trained by us for full total peace of mind...

02 October 2015 - As an ALLMI accredited Training provider, we offer the very best Crane Operator Training Courses catering for both the Novice and expert Driver delivered by our fully Qualified Trainer. As Crane Industry experts, we offer complete peace of mind and deliver courses in House in our designated Training Classroom and Driver Training vehicle or On site to suit our Customers needs. All our Courses are JAUPT accredited too so gain an extra 7 hours towards CPC * Contact our Training Co-ordinator sandra@ ... read more »

Demonstration Loadmac 825 on loan to A W Lumbs, Tamworth

30 September 2015 - We were delighted for A W Lumbs, Tamworth to loan our LOADMAC 825 Machine this week on trial. This machine is available for Loan ; please contact Andrew Bonser on 01773 836060 or 07921 042478 ... read more »

Wastecycle Nottingham take delivery of MCBT8

30 September 2015 - We were delighted to deliver a new ATLAS by CAYVOL MCBT8 remote Skiploader to Wastecycle Nottingham. ... read more »

6Z PENZ TIMBER CRANE SUPPLIED TO KWR PLANT HIRE, GRANTHAM

21 September 2015 - We were delighted to supply the 6Z PENZ Timber Crane to KWR Plant Hire, Grantham. The 6Z is foldable and offers double extension with top seat Controls. Contact andrew.bonser@plantequip.co.uk or call 01773 836060 for more information ... read more »

Radio Derby Interview

27 July 2015 - Radio Derby approached us again for an interview recently on the effects the continuing M1 roadworks are having on local Business in the Junction 28 area. Our Mr Bonser was interviewed and explained how the works have created disruption in particular with the enforced 50mph limit often meaning Customers are held up and deliveries can be slow. ... read more »

PE now offers complete Lifting solutions

17 July 2015 - We are well known as the 'One Stop Shop' in the Hydraulic Crane Industry and now we really can offer our valued Customers a lifting solution for every offloading problem. Specialising in everything Truck Mounted, we are delighted to offer ATLAS and PENZ Cranes, Cayvol Skiploaders and Hooklifts and now LOADMAC Forklifts. We offer full Sales, complete Service and Repair support and a full stock of Spare Parts for all the products we sell. All our Engineers, in house and mobile, are factory ... read more »

PE becomes UK Distributor for LOADMAC Forklifts !

01 July 2015 - We are delighted to announce as from 1st July 15, we are now the official UK Distributor for Loadmac Truck Mounted Forkifts. UK Built at the Loadmac factory based in Herefordshire, the Loadmac 825 offers exceptional build quality, autophoretically rubber mounted ROPS/FOPS coated cab, chassis and mast and fits most types of mounting kits complete with a 2 year Warranty. PE Owner Director Caroline Wright stated "This Dream Team partnership between Loadmac and Plant Equipment Ltd offers the cu ... read more »

Arrival to the UK market ; PENZ 12LR 850 UC Utility Crane

17 June 2015 - As an official PENZ UK Crane agent we are delighted to offer the new PENZ 12LR 850 UC Utility Crane. With exceptional Build and lift quality, please see our PENZ webpage for further information or contact andrew.bonser@plantequip.co.uk or 01773 836060 for up to date pricing and availability. ... read more »

CAYVOL Hooklift and Skiploaders take the UK market by storm

17 June 2015 - With our industry known unique relationship with ATLAS Cranes, we are now able to offer prospective Hooklift and Skiploader Customers the opportunity to see the new Skiploader Demonstration vehicle on site at your convenience. Offering exceptional quality and performance at realistic prices, contact andrew.bonser@plantequip.co.uk or call 01773 836060 ... read more »

Book your Service Inspection on site today

10 June 2015 - Our fleet of Mobile Service Vans are always busy out and about. Operated by factory trained Crane Engineers who are known throughout the industry as being highly skilled and professional. They are able to carry out full Service Inspections, Load Tests, intricate repairs and offer Breakdown assistance as required. Call 01773 836060 or email brian@plantequip.co.uk ... read more »

Star appearance in the Derbyshire Times !

01 May 2015 - Staff from Plant Equipment appeared in a news article having successfully won a significant order from a Multi National company to supply Cranes and Bodies. ... read more »

Amazing paintwork !

17 April 2015 - We often have to paint Vehicles in White or Blue but for one most valued Customer they required a very specific Green. We think it looks really rather smart and certainly eye catching ! ... read more »

Bodybuilder Vacancy

15 April 2015 - We have an immediate vacancy for an Experienced Bodybuilder. We offer Excellent rates of pay, modern working conditions and overtime. Please see our Job vacancy page to download an Application Form. ... read more »

PE lands huge Order !

15 April 2015 - We are delighted to announce after many months of very hard work from the Management and staff, we have received an Order from a most valued Multi National Company for almost £ 1 Million pounds. Not only does this add to an already bumper Order Book, it further guarantees work for year's ahead and will have a real impact on our Local Supply chain. ... read more »

PE takes on Stores Apprentice

18 March 2015 - At the beginning of March, we welcomed another young Apprentice to join our growing Team who is working in our busy Parts Department. We are keen to introduce new young talent to our Business as we continue to expand. ... read more »

New Apprentice joins our Team

16 February 2015 - We are delighted to welcome our new Apprentice Welder/Fabricator who has recently joined our existing Bodybuilding Team. ... read more »

New Drivers Waiting room complete

16 February 2015 - Our smart new Drivers waiting room is complete with Vending machines and seating area with magazines. The Waiting room is also manned all day and has access to both the Stores Department and Workshop. ... read more »

Building Work continues.

19 January 2015 - After nearly a week of heavy work from the Builders, the Drivers Rest Room is finally demolished to make way for a new Workshop Bay ! ... read more »

Our Workforce continues to expand....

19 January 2015 - Responding to a continued increase in Business sees an Experienced Bodybuilder and a Hydraulic Engineer join our exanding Team. Pictured here with Director Caroline Wright. ... read more »

Xmas Newsletter 2014

15 December 2014 - Please click here to view ... read more »

HGV success for Andrew Bonser

12 December 2014 - Congratulations to our Andrew Bonser for passing his HGV Class 1 without dropping a single point ! ... read more »

SPECIAL STOCK CLEARANCE OFFERS

10 December 2014 - Check out our new STOCK CLEARANCE page offering quality items at one off clearance prices. With products ranging from Leg Beams to Mainlift Rods and Valve block segments contact our Parts Department on 01773 836060 or email parts@plantequip.co.uk today ! ... read more »

Drop in to our Trade Counter for all your Crane needs.

21 November 2014 - Our busy Trade Counter is open from 8.00am to 5.30pm Monday to Friday staffed by Trained Crane Personnel with expert knowledge. Our extensive stock ranges from Parts for a wide variety of Cranes including ATLAS, HMF, HIAB and PALFINGER to anxcillary items such as Lifting Equipment, Attachments and Safety wear. We offer a Nationwide coverage with lowest priced carriage and we accept all forms of payment from Cash to Credit/Debit card. Why not call in today and check out our latest Offers ; Plant ... read more »

29TH OCT 14 - UK TYPE APPROVAL DEADLINE

13 October 2014 - All vehicles in build must be completed by the deadline date of 29th October 14 when strict new legal build requirements and guidelines come into effect. All our bodies from 29th October 14 will officially be 'Type approved' and conform to all requried legislation. From Dropside Bodies to Tippers we are delighted to offer the complete vehicle package. For more information or advice on Whole Vehicle Type Approval please contact nigel@plantequip.co.uk or phone 01773 836060. ... read more »

SERVICE/REPAIRS AT YOUR CONVENIANCE

13 October 2014 - Our Service Department is always extremely busy ensuring our valued Customers Cranes are fully maintained and in full working order. All our Engineers are factory trained Crane experts and with a fleet of Mobile Service Vans, we offer in house or on site service ; offering our Customers total choice and flexibility. From Repair and Maintenance annual agreements to one off quick repairs, contact brian@plantequip.co.uk or phone 01773 836060 for all your Service/Repair needs. ... read more »

NEW DCPC HOURS COMMENCE FROM 11TH SEPT 2014

15 September 2014 - As from 11th Sept, the new periodic training hours commenced for DCPC. We are an approved CPC training centre both through JAUPT and ALLMI and as such are perfectly placed to offer Crane Training whilst accuring necessary Driver hours. We run a variety of Courses either In house on our own Driver Training vehicle or are able to come out to site ; whatever our customers require. Contact our Training Co-ordinator Sandra at sandra@plantequip.co.uk or call 01773 836060 to discuss all your Training n ... read more »

New Skiploader Demonstrator available to view !

29 August 2014 - We are delighted to announce the arrival of our latest addition ; a brand new MBTC 14 XXL demonstrator Skip loader available to view at our convenient premises at Alfreton (Junction 28 M1) or a viewing can be arranged at Customers premises to suit you. Customers are welcome to come along at anytime to view and why not have a try at operating it remotely ! Exceptional prices and support from the Hydraulic Lifting experts ; contact andrew.bonser@plantequip.co.uk or call 01773 836060 ... read more »

NEW CRANES IN STOCK NOW

11 August 2014 - We have now IN STOCK several new Cranes available to purchase now ;- 1 x Remote 120.2 A2L Atlas Crane Hook Attachment suitable for behind Cab, 2 x 105.2 A11 Side seat Atlas Crane Joystick controls suitable for centre mount to Trailers. Contact nigel@plantequip.co.uk for exceptional prices available NOW ! ... read more »

EXTENSIVE STOCK OF HOOKLIFTS AND SKIPLOADERS!

06 August 2014 - As CAYVOL agents, we are delighted to now have a signifcant range of Skiploaders and Hooklifts IN STOCK. 3 MV 25-65 Hookloaders, 1 x 14T Skiploader with Remote Control, 2 x 10T Skiploaders and 1 x 6E Tonne Skiploader are AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE NOW. Offering an incredible 3 year Warranty and exceptional prices. Contact Andy Bonser on 01773 836060 or email andrew.bonser@plantequip.co.uk ... read more »

'Rapid Response' Addition to our Mobile Fleet

25 July 2014 - We recently took delivery of a new 'Rapid Response' Corsa Van as an addition to our existing Mobile fleet. Van 4 is the perfect vehicle to respond to our Customers needs for prompt Roadside Recovery and for any Remote control issues. Operated by a fully Trained Crane Engineer with full Breakdown stock, it is a valued addition to our expanding Mobile Business. ... read more »

Over £1000 raised for Leukemia & Lymphoma Research

04 July 2014 - Since the passing of our Founder Mr Clive Atkinson, we have been delighted to donate over £1,000 to Leukemia and Lymphoma Research. The money will be used by Professor Craddock at Cardiff Hospital to help fund a Clincal Trial specifically aimed at Older patients suffering from Acute Myeloid Leukemia. ... read more »

MCBT 14 XXL Skiploader now IN STOCK

27 June 2014 - We now have In Stock an 18T MCBT 14XXL Skiploader perfect for lifting 14 Tonne. Fully Remote Control operated as well as side controls all as standard. Built with HARDOX flooring ; Light yet exceptionally strong. Offering Excellent prices. Contact Andy Bonser on 01773 836060 to find out more! ... read more »

Exciting Times Ahead !

23 June 2014 - We are delighted to announce Mr Nigel Crooks is our new Managing Director ! Nigel has been with our Company for many years and is a well known and liked true 'Crane man'. Respected throughout the Crane Industry, he brings much experience and knowledge to the role and is excited about the prospect of moving the Company forward and continuing to build on the success of our Business. Owner Caroline Wright stated " I am delighted Nigel has accepted this new appointment and we are all be ... read more »

A sad Tribute marking the end of an Era....

16 June 2014 - It is with deep sadness we announce on 20th May 2014, our Founder and Managing Director Mr Clive Atkinson passed away peacefully after a long illness. He was a remarkable man who worked tirelessly for over 30 years building our Company up to the success it is today. He was not only a true 'Crane man' but also a much loved family man who will be sorely missed by all. The Funeral was attended by scores of people from Family to Friends to Business associates and was a moving tribute to a re ... read more »

Purchase your Personal Protective Equipment at our Stores Counter!

14 April 2014 - Safety is paramount at Plant Equipment and we now stock a Wide range of Personal Protective Equipment at unbeatable prices. With Gloves starting from just £ 1.00 to Hi-Viz vests from £ 2.95 we stock Bomber Jackets,Hi-Viz Trousers, Hard Hats, Masks, Goggles and even Ear plugs and Hand Wipes to ensure we continue to provide the 'Complete Vehicle Package'. Why not call in today ; you can park in our designated Stores Parking and we accept all forms of Payment from Cash to Debit/ ... read more »

PE present in Amber Valley Business News

08 April 2014 - We are pleased to be present in the Amber Valley Business News promoting our ALLMI Driver Training Courses which offer full CPC driver hours. Contact sandra@plantequip.co.uk to find out more ... read more »

PENZ Visit from Austria

08 April 2014 - We were pleased to welcome Mr Mario Bortolussi, International Sales Manager of Austrian Recycling and Timber Crane Manufacturer PENZ last week along with PENZ UK/Ireland Area Manager Mr Jason Lowthorpe. Caroline Wright, Director stated "We are delighted to be appointed as Sales and Service distributor for PENZ Recycling Cranes in the Derby and Midlands Area and hope this will further enhance our Business as we push into the 'Waste' industry along with supplying CAYVOL Skiploaders an ... read more »

PE awarded full ALLMI CPC Accreditation !

14 March 2014 - On 13th March we were delighted to hear we had been awarded full CPC accreditation on the ALLMI Safe use of Lorry Loader Cranes, Slinger/Signaller Courses, Novice, Experienced and Refresher Courses. We are the only Company in the area now able to offer from 7 to 14 Driver upload (course dependant) required under CPC. We have an In House Full time fully qualified Driver Trainer, assisted by a Driver Training Co-ordinator, a purpose built Classroom with fully operational Crane vehicle with segrega ... read more »

CRANE TESTING ; DID YOU KNOW ?

06 March 2014 - The HSE & LOLER now recommend all Cranes over 8 years of age should have a 6 monthly Thorough Examination plus 110% static overload test. Our factory Trained Crane Engineers carry out all required testing and our Service Department records all information ensuring we are able to support all our Customers. If you are unclear on the age of your Crane or would like further expert assistance on ensuring your Crane conforms to all required legislation, contact our Service Manager brian@plantequip ... read more »

PE becomes UK Midlands Importer for PENZ Cranes

03 March 2014 - With our Business ever expanding, as from 3rd March 14, we are now the UK Midlands Importer for PENZ Timber & Recycling Cranes. These Austrian built Cranes offer excellent design and build from 4 to 23t/M. PENZ were responsible for the 'Z' Crane design which many manufacturers have copied. Visit PENZ website and for further details contact andrew.bonser@plantequip.co.uk PLANT EQUIPMENT LTD ; leading the way in Hydraulic Loading. ... read more »

Its a sign of the times ; Rise in demand for Slinger/Signaller

28 February 2014 - Our ALLMI certified In House Driver Trainer has certainly been busy with a significant rise in demand for the Slinger/Signaller course. We offer the full range of ALLMI courses and can deliver them In House in our purpose built Classroom facility, dedicated Crane vehicle and cordoned off area, or On Site to suit our Customer needs. Contact our Training Co-ordinator sandra@plantequip.co.uk ... read more »

Who said Skips were full of rubbish ; CAYVOL certainly arent !

28 February 2014 - As ATLAS UK Agents, we now supply the CAYVOL Hook and Skiploader range and interest has been fantastic! Like us, CAYVOL offer excellent quality products built to the very highest CHEMS standards at highly competitive prices backed up by an incredible 3 year warranty. Working with ATLAS, we offer full UK service support so as always we can provide 'The Complete Vehicle package'. Look out for us in the SKIP NEWS magazine or contact andrew.bonser@plantequip.co.uk ... read more »

ALLMI Driver Training Bookings hit an all time High !

22 January 2014 - Our new Industry approved Full Time Driver Trainer has certainly been busy. Demand for the ALLMI Crane Operator Course has hit an all time high with Customers now realising it is a legal requirement to have their Crane Operators correctly trained. Only the ALLMI courses are supported by the HSE. We offer full Training packages either In House complete with our own Driver Training vehicle or On Site to suit all requirements. Contact our Training Co-ordinator ; sandra@plantequip.co.uk or 01773 836 ... read more »

Excellent uptake on the Hire of our Boardroom.

22 January 2014 - From Jan 2nd 2014, we now have our Board Room available for hire. Suitable for Executive meetings, the uptake has been excellent with numerous bookings made. We offer Excellent rates and it is available to be booked for Half day or Full day sessions. A beautifully presented room with the capacity for 7 persons, it is the ideal venue conveniently located 1 mile off the M1 Junction 28 and the A38 motorway. For more information, contact sandra@plantequip.co.uk or Contact 01773 836060. ... read more »

NEW HOOKLIFT/SKIPLOADER RANGE !

08 January 2014 - As from 2nd Jan 12, through our unique relationship with ATLAS cranes, we are delighted to become UK agents for 'Cayvol' hooklift and skiploaders. Available for vehicles from 3.5t to 44t and manufactured to CHEM standards, the range incorporates side mounted cylinders, telescopic arms and full radio remote controlled all at exceptional prices. Offering an incredible 3 year Warranty on rams and components and full Service and repair cover by our fully trained Engineers, the 'Cayvol ... read more »

Local Manufacturing Hits 12-month High

04 September 2013 - Local Manufacturing Hits 12-month High A new report has found that confidence among manufacturers in the DNCC area is at a 12-month high. The latest Manufacturing Advisory Service Barometer showed that almost two thirds of companies questioned expected to increase sales over the next six months. Just over half of the firms quizzed said they had increased turnover, whilst just under half said they would be looking to take on more staff in the future. More firms also said they intend to invest in ... read more »

New Utility Driver Training Vehicle arrives !

02 September 2013 - On the 2nd September we took delivery of our new Utility vehicle to be predominately used for delivering ALLMI Driver Training On site. We are keep to expand on our existing Driver training courses and are now able to offer greater flexibility to our Customers with the option of On site Training including at weekends with our fully qualified Trainer. ... read more »

'Get by with a little help from your friends!'

01 August 2013 - With the Prime Minister, Mr David Cameron, recently backing the Construction industries campaign to ‘Get Britain Building’ (GBB), Plant Equipment Ltd looks at ways the Hydraulic Loading industry and Bodybuilding industry can help stimulate growth and ultimately create new jobs across the sector. ‘The Bodybuilding industry has suffered enormously over the past 2 years with many smaller Bodybuilders going out of Business so recovery for them is still slow. We are fortunate to hav ... read more »

U.K. Businesses Revisit Growth Plans - DOW JONES

29 July 2013 - U.K. Businesses Revisit Growth Plans Surveys Show Some Companies Are Slowly Starting to Invest Again as Economic Fears Ease By ALEX BRITTAIN LONDON—British businesses are dusting off plans to invest in new staff, equipment and facilities, surveys show—a development that could reverse a trend that has undermined the economy for years. Previous episodes of U.K. growth have sputtered out in part because companies, rattled by the economic outlook, have stockpiled cash. But recent U.K.-wi ... read more »