Hewden has upgraded its training offer to enable the company to deliver a comprehensive range of industry accredited courses to customers, UK wide.
Online tool enables users to manage entire hire account online 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
Hewden has announced a new two-year, nationwide deal to supply cranes to Hanson, one of the UK’s largest suppliers of construction materials. The contract follows Hewden’s previous agreement with Hanson, which began in 2010.
Jason McKenna has been appointed as head of health and safety, reflecting our leadership commitment to managing risk and remaining at the forefront of health and safety management within the construction, infrastructure, environment and event markets.
A 100 tonne crane from national plant and equipment hire specialist, Hewden, was given the Royal seal of approval as it assisted with preparations for the Queen's Diamond Jubilee celebrations.
Following its closure in early 2010, it was thought unlikely that the blast furnace at Redcar steelworks would ever re-open. Its pipes had become clogged with debris and the furnace was in need of relining - a process which can take years of planning.
Lucky competition winners West Park RFU St Helens had a training session with a difference recently as players from Aviva Premiership rugby club, Sale Sharks, put them through their paces at the Sharks' state of the art facilities in Carrington.
Hewden has gained bronze membership into Transport for London’s Freight Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS).
For the fourth year running, Hewden has achieved Gold in the prestigious RoSPA Occupational Health and Safety Awards.
Hewden, the national, multi-product hire specialist, has been appointed as the sole accredited training provider for Showforce, the UK’s leading supplier of specialist event crew.
Hewden National Accounts Manager, Matt Bloor, was recently presented with a Values Award from leading support services and construction company, Carillion.
Hewden, has signed a new partnership with the football charity Street League, to support the launch of a new range of services for young and disadvantaged adults in the local area.
Hewden has signed a 12-month Tier 1 contract agreement with Balfour Beatty Utility Solutions for the supply of operated plant.
Hewden, the national, multi-product hire specialist, has opened a new depot in Southampton.The new facility, which provides a wide range of plant and access equipment, has been strategically positioned close to the M27 motorway to cover Hampshire and the surrounding areas
Hewden has announced a new partnership agreement with Aviva Premiership rugby club, Sale Sharks. To launch the partnership, Hewden are offering the chance to win a coaching and training ground experience.
Hewden, the national, multi-product hire specialist has added a range of static and mobile eco-friendly welfare units to its portfolio, helping users to reduce carbon emissions and cut the costs of fuel and maintenance by over £7,000 per year.
Hewden, the national, multi-product hire specialist, has signed a one-year supplier agreement with VolkerFitzpatrick and VolkerHighways.
Hewden is investing in new technology to improve customer service and respond effectively to changing hire demand patterns.
Hewden has enhanced its relationship with leading petrochemical manufacturer INEOS, with a move to a new depot on the company's site in Grangemouth, Scotland.
Hewden has achieved outstanding results in the latest environmental, health, safety and quality audit by Achilles, one of the leading global providers of information that assists and supports sustainable procurement.
'Fit' is our new commitment to our customers - making sure the equipment we hire is fit for purpose, that we are a good fit with your business and that our people are safe and fit to work for you.
Hewden, the national, multi-product hire specialist, has appointed two new members to its management team, based at its head office in Manchester.
Sir Anthony Bamford, chairman of JCB and Kevin Parkes, chief executive of Hewden try out the 400th new Hewden machine to come off the line at the JCB headquarters in Staffordshire.
Hewden has launched a new customer training division, designed to help organisations operate as safely and efficiently as possible.
With just days to go before the crunch third Npower test match between England and India, staff at Edgbaston Cricket ground are working hard to get everything in tiptop condition.
Recruiting graduates, especially during tough economic times is a challenge for any business, but, claims Hewden, is vital if companies want to bring fresh talent and ideas in to their operations.
Hewden has launched a new 24-hour breakdown service to ensure the safe and reliable operation of its plant, access and power equipment, and to minimise the cost and inconvenience of any downtime.
With the aid of a Live Link tracking system and some Bear Grylls-like determination, Hewden has successfully recovered a stolen excavator found buried deep in the undergrowth!
Hewden has today launched a new initiative called ‘Hewden Fit’ and to celebrate, is offering customers the chance to win an iPad 2 in a special prize draw.
Hewden the national, multi-product hire specialist has today announced a new two-year deal to supply powered access equipment to Skanska in the UK.
Children at a Stourport primary school, Wilden All Saints now have their outdoor education area restored to its former glory, thanks to local plant hire company, Hewden.
CG Power Solutions UK chooses Hewden for crane and plant hire on major London Gateway power and Scottish wind farm projects.
Hewden, the national, multi-product hire specialist, has invested in excess of £1.2 million to increase the size and availability of its access equipment portfolio.
In the run up to this year's London marathon, The Mall in Westminster was a hive of activity, with Hewden providing a range of machines to ensure that the stage was set for one of the world's biggest running events.
A 55 tonne all terrain crane, operated by Hewden, the national, multi-product hire specialist, has assisted with preparations for the royal wedding.
With the days getting longer, the weather (or the most part) settling down, the work load is now beginning to increase... Are you ready for the new season?
For the third year running, Hewden, the national multi-product rental specialist, has achieved Gold in the prestigious RoSPA Occupational Health and Safety Awards.
Our new 2011 brochure is out now! With its new, simplified format, the brochure shows the value we add and share with you, our customer, in addition to how we work to reduce risk and contribute to the communities in which we serve.
Hewden has been successfully shortlisted for the Excellence in Health and Safety Management category in the forthcoming Hire Association Europe (HAE) awards.
With the publication of the first Hewden Corporate Responsibility Report, we are delighted to bring together our activities and achievements in this important area for the first time.
Hewden has supplied equipment to the Environment Agency to assist with its involvement in Exercise Watermark - the national multi-agency flooding exercise.
Hewden, the national multi-product hire specialist, has been recognised for its high standards of safety by the petrochemical company, INEOS.
Hewden has been shortlisted for the European Rental Awards 2011 - Rental Safety Award.
This is the first stage in one of the largest investment programmes by the plant hire sector since the start of the recession and marks a “vote of confidence” in the future of both the company and the construction sector.
A charitable Hertfordshire Fire Fighter’s attempt to recreate a stunt made famous by illusionist David Blaine has been given a lift by the UK’s specialist hire equipment firm, Hewden.
With Christmas fast approaching Hewden, the UK’s specialist hire equipment firm has teamed up with homeless charity CRASH to bring some Christmas spirit to construction sites and raise money and awareness for homeless people throughout the UK
Hewden helps the unemployed saddle up for a future career in construction (NOW WITH VIDEO)
For the second year running, Hewden has won the RoSPA Gold Award from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) in recognition of its robust health and safety practices at each of its 63 depots across the UK.
Hewden, the UK specialist plant hire company, has signed a two-year deal with one of the world’s leading construction groups, Skanska, worth up to £2 million per year.
With World Cup fever sweeping the country Hewden is bringing the feel-good factor to the construction site by introducing an exclusive range of England branded equipment available for hire throughout the UK.
Finning announced today that it has sold Hewden, its UK equipment rental business, to an affiliate of Sun European Partners, LLP, the European adviser to Sun Capital Partners.