National Hire Business Smiths Hire have, this week, taken delivery of their newest DAF 340 CF HGV vehicle to join the existing fleet of 11 DAF wagons. (Joint MD Thomas Smith pictured with Alick Croft, Regional Sales Manager for Lancashire DAF).
Smiths Hire is renowned for being one of the UK’s best Equipment Hire services. With award winning service, an excellent online presence and more equipment than you can shake a stick at. They help you get the job done – whatever the job might be.
One of the largest independent equipment hire companies in the region is marking its 50th year in business with a series of expansions.
Blackpool’s iconic, sea front attraction, The Giant Mirrorball is being given a full refurb with all 47,000 of it’s mirror tiles being replaced with shiny new ones.
In a bid to help combat increasing job losses and the economic uncertainty created by this year’s pandemic, the Government have introduced their ‘Kickstart’ initiative. The scheme offers funding to employers to enable them to create job placements for 16 to 24 year olds on Universal Credit.
This year, Smiths Hire celebrates its 50th anniversary. And, to mark this huge milestone, they’re offering 50% off all hire rates for all new and existing Trade Card holders.
UK hire firm Smiths Hire have once again expanded their already impressive fleet this month as they announce a huge £160,000 investment in the latest, industry-leading Thwaites Site Dumpers.
North West based Hire Experts Smiths Hire have built a reputation as the best in the business over recent years. Winning HAE’s Hire Firm of the year award for two years running
Smiths Hire have invested in over £150,000 worth of AGR Scaffold Alloy Towers to add to their impressive inventory of access and tool equipment for hire.
Smiths Hire have partnered with Blackpool FC to assist in re-furbishing their existing training ground at Squires Gate ahead of the 20/21 football season.
If you’re needing to work at height, then powered access is the safest, quickest and most effective equipment for getting the job done.
Summer is upon us and one of the best ways to enjoy it is by getting in the garden.
Whatever type of landscape you have. Lawns, paved areas, flower beds or decking, the chances are, it’s been neglected over winter.
Powered Access is the safest and most efficient way of working at height. Whether a small domestic job like clearing your guttering. Or, large site work, where you’ll need to work at up to 41m in the air. Smiths Hire has the right equipment to help you get the job done.
Construction site operators know only too well that they have a legal obligation to protect the health and safety of their staff. But do you know what construction on-site training is available and what products can support health and safety on construction sites? When you consider that 60,000 people die on construction sites every year and that there are 475 work-related accidents every minute can you afford not to invest in construction safety training?
Working at height is no laughing matter. It can be easy to find yourself in a false sense of security when working at height in tight spaces, however, serious injuries can still occur. One way in which you aid safety when working at height in tight spaces is making sure that you choose the right equipment.
Smiths Hire has been a reliable supplier of internal and external powered access solutions for more than a decade. Not only do we provide the most trusted brand names in the industry, but our team of trained specialists will base their approaches around the needs of the customer in question.
From reliable and portable electric heaters to high-powered lighting solutions and handheld inspection torches, Smiths Hire has been providing construction lighting and heating equipment for over 40 years.
The cold and bleak days of winter are once again just around the corner. This is why preparing ahead for what the coming months have in store is always a great idea. Addressing the needs involving your garden is an issue not to be taken lightly, as planning ahead can save you a great deal… Read more »
The presence of health and safety equipment within the workplace should never be taken lightly. Not only is this critical in terms of overall productivity, but recent statistics highlight the dangers that exist.
The Smiths Hire senior team are excited to announce the acquisition of Formby Tool Hire, and subsequently two new locations to add to our growing list of Hire it Centres.
Do you require the latest tools for hire at a highly competitive price? Have you been frustrated in the past when dealing with late deliveries or a simple lack of industry experience? These are only two of the reasons why customers from all walks of life are leveraging the services provided by Smiths Hire. Boasting… Read more »
A clean and comfortable workplace is a productive workplace. This concept is even truer when the temperatures outside begin to rise. As summer is soon to be fully upon us, it is important that your employees are provided with a cool environment.
We are proud to announce that we have launched our new Go Green campaign, we are passionately committed to sustainability and protecting the environment – so we are now offering a number of products in eco-friendly variations as part of our commitment to reducing CO2 emissions.
Earlier this month we announced that Smiths Hire were nominated for the Plant, Tool & Equipment Hire Company for 2019, we were extremely proud, especially since we were winners for the same award last year. We are elated to announce that we won the HAE ‘Plant, Tool and Equipment Hire Company of the Year Award… Read more »
Every year the Hire Awards of Excellence are a great way of celebrating the UK’s Plant & Tool Hire Industries successes and achievements. This year, on the 13th of April the awards will take place in Grosvenor House Hotel down in London – hosted by the Strictly Come Dancing star Anton Du Beke.
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