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, …

Chairman of Clements Equipment Hire retires

  The chairman of Clements Equipment Hire has stepped down after more than five decades in the industry. John Jennings has retired after spending the last 10 years at the helm of the business. The 69-year-old started his career in the manufacturing and distribution industry by joining Lumley Saville in 1961, which was the sole distributer for International Harvester in …

Clements celebrates 50th anniversary with rugby sponsorship

Clements Equipment Hire has kicked off its 50th anniversary celebrations by sponsoring Barker Butts Rugby Football Club. Clements is hoping to give the club a lift after pledging its support as a pitch-side sponsor. It was also looking to strengthen its ties in the local community as part of its half-century celebrations and decided to sponsor one of the most established …

Apprentice to drive future career at Clements

A young apprentice is celebrating after securing a permanent position at Coventry’s leading independent plant and tool hire company. Rhys Hutchinson, who lives in Kenilworth, has completed a three-year vehicle mechanics apprenticeship to land a full-time role at Clements Equipment Hire in Torrington Avenue. His achievement has prompted the company to invest in taking on additional apprentices during the next …

An emergency call is an enlightening experience.

An emergency call to Clements plant at 8:49 in the evening by customer UYT put us to the test. They had suffered an electrical fire in their sub-station and their factory was plunged into total darkness. Within an hour of the call two sets of 4.5m 4-lamp halogen lighting sets complete with petrol generators were on site to assist the …

Clements moves into Fork Lift Truck Rental.

With business in 2012 continuing its positive trend, the Clements management has been listening to its customers. Subsequently, as a result of demand, we have purchased five LPG Fork Lift Trucks from renowned European manufacturer – Jungheinrich. Most surprisingly, there seems to be a shortage of spot-hire Fork Lift Trucks in Coventry and our customers have been struggling to fulfil …

Clements invests for 2012

Business in 2012 has started briskly and as a result we have ordered 8 brand-new Kubota KX015-4, 1.5t Mini Excavators from local dealer – BTE Plant Sales.These are to both update and increase the fleet size to fulfil growing demand. The first four go straight out on contract-hire to local customers. In addition, we have also purchased 2 brand-new Atlas …

Addition to the Management Team

A new face has appeared at Clements – Adrian Hutchinson has joined as Operations Manager (Director Designate). Adrian will be responsible for workshop and logistics as well as health & safety and quality. Welcome aboard Adrian.