LOLER Insepction

New training initiative allows Clements to offer in-house LOLER

Clements is currently implementing a training plan to enhance the skills of its employees and offer new benefits to its customers.   Engineer Rhys Hutchinson, has undergone the industry recognised training course offered under IPAF. He is now qualified to CAP standard for the testing and inspection of mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs) to comply with the LOLER regulations.   He …

Kubota Mini Digger Investment for Clements Plant & Access Hire

New Kubota mini digger investment

Clements Pant & Access Hire’s Managing Director, Adrian Hutchinson commented ‘We talked at length to our customer base and worked closely with BTE Plant Sales and chose to fully standardise our mini digger and micro digger fleet with Kubota products. Their reliability and greatly reduced whole life costs make it a great option for Clements; whilst they give our customers …

Former Chairman John Jennings passes away.

It is with great sadness that we announce that Clements former Chairman and shareholder John Jennings has passed away at the age of 71. John worked for Clements from 1990 until his retirement in 2015. He was a founder member of the Hire Association of Europe and former committee member on various IPAF and CPA committees. He was a fountain …

More new Equipment for the fleet.

  We have recently been spending on our fleet and have invested in more five more Genie Z45-25 Bi-Energy Booms. These machines can run on both diesel and battery electric, so can be used inside a building and also outside. Additionally they are fitted with non-marking tyres which is important on newly painted floors. All of the machines have immediately …

Clements Sponsor Wasps star for coming season

We are proud to announce that we will be sponsoring Wasps and New Zealand International Rugby Union Star Frank Halai for the 2016-17 season. Frank joined Wasps at the start of the 2015/16 season, adding International experience and even more firepower to a back line which boasts some of the most exciting talent in the Aviva Premiership. We look forward …

Clements helping children’s charity Molly Olly’s reach new heights

A children’s charity is reaching new heights thanks to the generosity of a leading Coventry-based equipment hire firm. Clements, based in Torrington Avenue, has made Molly Olly’s Wishes the firm’s official charity after the company’s Chairman Jim Longstaff was inspired by the organisation’s work after hearing about them at a pantomime production. Molly Olly’s Wishes, based at Hatton Park near …

Clements’ sales director pioneers new machine to improve road safety

The sales director of a Midlands-based equipment hire firm has helped to pioneer a new truck mounted access platform which is safer for workers to use on motorways and highways. Len Wright, of Clements Equipment Hire in Torrington Avenue, Coventry, worked with international equipment manufacturer CTE to develop the new specification CTE ZED 21JHV truck mounted access platform. The new …

Clements helps Pearl Hyde Primary School hit new heights for 40th birthday

A primary school in Coventry has reached new heights to mark its 40th anniversary. Staff and pupils at Pearl Hyde Community Primary School in Dorchester Way celebrated the milestone by descending onto the school playground to spell out ‘Pearl Hyde 40’. It was given a lift by Clements Equipment Hire which provided use of a cherry picker throughout the event. …

Clements Equipment Hire gives celebrity charity golf day a lift

  A celebrity golf day raising money to support injured paratroopers has been given a lift. Clements Equipment Hire is backing a star-studded event which will see guests including former multi world boxing champion Ricky Hatton MBE and EastEnders actor Jake Wood club together for Support Our Paras. The annual golf open and gala dinner organised by Coventry-based commercial property, …