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Speedy is the leading provider of equipment and support services to a wide range of clients within 24 specialist sectors in the Infrastructure, Industrial, Events and Construction markets - as well as to local trades and industry. Operating across the UK, Europe, the Middle East and North Africa, Speedy is totally committed to supporting customers, wherever their project takes them, by optimising assets, reducing risks and enabling delivery. Operating from over 285 sites the company supplies a range of products including: - The hire of small tools and equipment - Powered and non-powered access equipment - A wide range of Plant from a 0.5t dumpers to 20t excavators with a fully qualified operator - Lifting and materials handling equipment - Surveying and measurement instrumentation - A wide range of ATEX products - manufactured and tested to enable safe use in hazardous environments - Temporary power equipment - Environmentally friendly and specialist high performance pumps - Compressed air range including oil free and oil flooder options - Site security, communications and accommodation - Rail equipment such as rail disc cutters and sleeper drills Speedy also provides associated services through the provision of training, asset management, fuel management and testing, repair, inspection and maintenance (TRIM) of equipment. Speedy also can provide advisory services in areas such as project management, health and safety and environmental and regulatory compliance.
HQNewton-le-Willows, GB

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Employees (est.) (May 2021)3,756
Revenue (FY, 2008)£28.3 M
Share Price (May 2021)£0.8(-1%)
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Key People/Management at Speedy Hire

David Shearer

David Shearer

Russell Down

Russell Down

Chief Executive Officer, Board Member
David Garman

David Garman

Board Member
Bob Contreras

Bob Contreras

Board Member
Rhian Bartlett

Rhian Bartlett

Board Member
Rob Barclay

Rob Barclay

Board Member
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Speedy Hire Office Locations

Speedy Hire has offices in Newton-le-Willows, Dublin 11 and Abu Dhabi
Newton-le-Willows, GB (HQ)
Ashton House, The Parks
Dublin 11, IE
Unit 1, Glen Industrial Estate, Broombridge Rd, Northside
Abu Dhabi, AE
Equipment Rental LLC, Inside ESNAAD Base, ICAD 1,
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Speedy Hire Financials and Metrics

Speedy Hire Revenue

Speedy Hire's revenue was reported to be £28.3 m in FY, 2008

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Speedy Hire's current market capitalization is £396.7 m.
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Speedy Hire Online and Social Media Presence

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Speedy Hire News and Updates

Speedy Hire says revenue picking up as construction activity begins again

Construction equipment rental firm Speedy Hire said that revenue in April was ahead of expectations, but still 35 per cent The post Speedy Hire says revenue picking up as construction activity begins again appeared first on CityAM.

Speedy Hire furloughs 50 per cent of staff, freezes pay and mulls dividend suspension

Speedy Hire said today that it had put half its staff on furlough, frozen pay and was examining suspending its The post Speedy Hire furloughs 50 per cent of staff, freezes pay and mulls dividend suspension appeared first on CityAM.

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Banks back Speedy Hire with £180m of enhanced lending

Plant hire firm Speedy Hire today secured vital financial backing which its boss hailed as reflecting “our bankers’ confidence in the business”. The London-listed firm extended its £180m asset-backed facility from September 2019 to October 2022.  Speedy Hire also shaved 0.25 per cent off inter…

Speedy Hire Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Speedy Hire founded?

    Speedy Hire was founded in 1977.

  • Who are Speedy Hire key executives?

    Speedy Hire's key executives are David Shearer, Russell Down and David Garman.

  • How many employees does Speedy Hire have?

    Speedy Hire has 3,756 employees.

  • What is Speedy Hire revenue?

    Latest Speedy Hire annual revenue is £28.3 m.

  • What is Speedy Hire revenue per employee?

    Latest Speedy Hire revenue per employee is £7.5 k.

  • Who are Speedy Hire competitors?

    Competitors of Speedy Hire include Canon Solutions America, Trio Compressed Air Systems and NKK Switches.

  • Where is Speedy Hire headquarters?

    Speedy Hire headquarters is located at Ashton House, The Parks, Newton-le-Willows.

  • Where are Speedy Hire offices?

    Speedy Hire has offices in Newton-le-Willows, Dublin 11 and Abu Dhabi.

  • How many offices does Speedy Hire have?

    Speedy Hire has 3 offices.