UK rental company Plant Hire UK has ordered 300 new JCB telehandlers along with 50 mini excavators and other equipment, in a deal worth almost £17 million.
Placed through local dealer Gunn JCB, this latest order takes the total number of JCB telehandlers that the Plant Hire UK has purchased to 1,800 units. Its range runs from the 2,000kg/four metre 520-40 to JCB’s largest model, the 4,000kg/20 metre 540-200.
Managing director Graham Jones said: “As the construction sector goes from strength to strength this investment ensures our customers are guaranteed the highest specification machines with outstanding safety features and telematics support as standard.”
Haydock based Plant Hire UK was established in 2005 by Graham Jones and finance director Wayne Illidge.