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25 Jun 2020

Blog: Avoiding Heat Stress in the Workplace

In some workplaces, heat stress can be an issue all year round. For example, in bakeries and kitchens, laundries, boiler rooms, foundries and smelting operations. In these sectors working in the heat may be the norm but for many others it can become a real issue during the hot summer months.

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25 Jun 2020

Sunbelt Rentals Celebrates Atkins Three-Year Contract Win

Sunbelt Rentals has secured a new three-year contract with world leading design, engineering and project management consultants Atkins, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group.

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19 Jun 2020

Sunbelt Rentals Training & Covid-19

As a responsible training provider, Sunbelt Rentals Training has adopted strict controls to ensure social distancing and hygiene standards meet current COVID-19 guidelines.

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01 Jun 2020

Sunbelt Rentals Officially Launches in the UK & Ireland

Today marks the official launch of Sunbelt Rentals in the UK and Ireland.

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29 May 2020

Investment in Innovative Solar Lighting Towers

Sunbelt Rentals Rail has made a £400K investment in new solar lighting towers.

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31 May 2020

Gender Pay Report 2019

A-Plant is the leading plant, tool and specialist equipment rental company in the UK, employing a workforce of over 3,700 employees. Having an engaged and diverse workforce is critical to the continued success of our business – and to achieve this we recognize that our culture must allow all people to feel valued and motivated to fulfil their potential.

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15 Jun 2020

Officially the 2nd Largest Rental Company in the World

International Rental News has published its annual global survey of rental companies with Ashtead Group listed as the 2nd largest rental company in the world.

You can download the report for free here 

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02 Apr 2020

Never Underestimate the Importance of Our 'Lumps of Metal'

These unprecedented circumstances we now find ourselves in have taught me to look at our equipment in a new way.  After nine years in the industry I’ve often found myself struggling to write interesting descriptions of and stories about hydraulic excavator attachments.

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