News

  • 6
    November 2018

    AFI Webinar: PASMA Tower Safety Week - The safe use of mobile access towers and low-level podiums

    The AFI group of companies has announced its latest webinar will be on Tuesday 13th November at 10.30 am during PASMA Tower Safety Week....
    AFI Webinar: PASMA Tower Safety Week - The safe use of mobile access towers and low-level podiums
  • 19
    October 2018

    Hampshire Plant & Access makes further fleet investments in JCB

    Hampshire Plant & Access (HPA) part of the AFI group of companies has purchased over £500k of JCB machines in the latest boost to their fleet....
    Hampshire Plant & Access makes further fleet investments in JCB
  • 15
    October 2018

    AFI Conference 2018 - A Platform For The Future

    Attitude, Focus, Innovation, that was the themes for our second AFI annual conference held at the Belfry Hotel & Golf Resort in early September. The two-day event lived up to its promises to be another thought-provoking, informative and enjoyable event....
    AFI Conference 2018 - A Platform For The Future
  • 12
    October 2018

    AFI opens flagship depot in Birmingham

    The AFI group of companies has further strengthened its UK coverage by opening a flagship depot on a 2.2 acre site in Birmingham....
    AFI opens flagship depot in Birmingham
  • 5
    October 2018

    AFI gains ISO 9001:2015 and 14001:2015 certification

    The AFI group of companies has achieved ISO 9001:2015 and 14001:2015 certification....
    AFI gains ISO 9001:2015 and 14001:2015 certification
  • 28
    September 2018

    AFI Resale appoints UK Retail Sales Manager

    AFI Resale have appointed a retail sales manager to drive sales of new and used powered access machines in the UK....
    AFI Resale appoints UK Retail Sales Manager
  • 29
    August 2018

    AFI’s Brian Parker takes on 2nd ZIGGURAT bike ride for the construction and built environment sector

    AFI’s Business Development Manager (Technical Support) Brian Parker is taking up a 300 mile, 3.5 day cycling journey from London to Brussels in the 2nd annual ZIGGURAT challenge....
    AFI’s Brian Parker takes on 2nd ZIGGURAT bike ride for the construction and built environment sector
  • 23
    August 2018

    AFI Webinar HSEQ - Rescue Plan for Working at Height

    The AFI group of companies has announced its latest HSEQ webinar on Tuesday 28th August at 10.30 am....
    AFI Webinar HSEQ - Rescue Plan for Working at Height
  • 15
    August 2018

    PASMA appoints AFIs Brian Parker as Training Committee Chairman

    PASMA, the international not-for-profit body dedicated to the mobile access tower industry, has appointed Brian Parker, Business Development Manager, Technical Support, from AFI as new Chairman of the PASMA Training Committee. ...
    PASMA appoints AFIs Brian Parker as Training Committee Chairman
  • 31
    July 2018

    AFI Online - making it even easier for you to do business with us

    We are seeing a huge increase in the usage of the AFI Online web portal and a continual increase in the number of new registrations as our customers are experiencing the many benefits that online trading brings....
    AFI Online - making it even easier for you to do business with us
  • 28
    June 2018

    Wilson Access Truck Mounts used to repaint the Trafford Arch Digital Advertising Site in Manchester

    Two 21m Truck Mounts from the Wilson Access fleet helped industrial painting contractors repaint the prestigious Trafford Arch Digital Advertising Site in Manchester. ...
    Wilson Access Truck Mounts used to repaint the Trafford Arch Digital Advertising Site in Manchester
  • 19
    June 2018

    Wilson Access Truck Mount provides close up views of Tour de Yorkshire Cycle Race

    A Wilson Access Hire Truck Mounted platform enabled a TV production company to get close up views of competitors in all four stages of the 2018 Tour de Yorkshire cycling race....
    Wilson Access Truck Mount provides close up views of Tour de Yorkshire Cycle Race
  • 14
    June 2018

    AFIs Training Division (UTN Training and Integrated Training Solutions) achieve CITB Approved Training Organisation (ATO) status

    On April 1st, the CITB changed the way it supports training for the construction industry. Part of their strategic change is the creation of CITB Approved Training Organisation (ATO) which they award to recognised training providers. ...
    AFIs Training Division (UTN Training and Integrated Training Solutions) achieve CITB Approved Training Organisation (ATO) status
  • 14
    June 2018

    AFI-Uplift and Wilson Access score on joint project installing flood lighting at Swindon Town FC

    AFI-Uplift and Wilson Access, both part of the AFI group of companies, deliver the height required for Swindon Town FC at their ground The Energy Check County Ground Stadium....
    AFI-Uplift and Wilson Access score on joint project installing flood lighting at Swindon Town FC
  • 8
    June 2018

    Hampshire Plant & Access machine on site preparation for Watercress Farm

    Watercress farmers from the award-winning Watercress Company in Hampshire carrying out seasonal ground clearing and preparation works hired an 8 Ton Doosan excavator from Hampshire Plant & Access (HPA). ...
    Hampshire Plant & Access machine on site preparation for Watercress Farm
  • 23
    May 2018

    AFI Group Training achieves £1m revenue for online bookings

    AFI’s successful Training team has reached £1m in revenue from online bookings since it launched the booking system on its website in 2013....
    AFI Group Training achieves £1m revenue for online bookings
  • 18
    May 2018

    AFI Webinar HSEQ Hazards associated with the use of MEWPs

    The AFI Group of Companies has announced its latest HSEQ webinar on May 22nd at 10.30am.The Webinar will be presented by Brian Parker, Business Development Manager, Technical Support, AFI Group....
    AFI Webinar HSEQ Hazards associated with the use of MEWPs
  • 4
    May 2018

    Hampshire Plant & Access machine on site at large scale modern fish farm

    Fish farmers from the Test Valley Trout Group in Romsey carrying out vital ecological works hired the first Manitou 220J stick boom in the UK from Hampshire Plant & Access (HPA)....
    Hampshire Plant & Access machine on site at large scale modern fish farm
  • 28
    March 2018

    AFI Shortlisted In Four HAE Award Categories

    AFI has been shortlisted in four categories of the 2018 Hire Awards of Excellence, organised by the Hire Association of Europe (HAE)....
    AFI Shortlisted In Four HAE Award Categories
  • 27
    March 2018

    AFI To Invest A Further 10m In New Machines

    AFI is making a further £10m investment in new machines across the group during 2018....
    AFI To Invest A Further 10m In New Machines