News

  • 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

    AFI’s 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. ...
    AFI’s 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
  • 27
    March 2018

    New Website For Hampshire Plant & Access

    Hampshire Plant & Access (HPA) has launched a new website to provide customers with a new look, easy to navigate website with smartphone and tablet friendly functionality....
    New Website For Hampshire Plant & Access
  • 28
    February 2018

    Hampshire Plant & Access Makes Further £1m Investment

    After completing a £1 million investment programme in 2017, Hampshire Plant & Access (HPA) is investing another £1 million this year to further update and expand its powered access and plant hire fleet. ...
    Hampshire Plant & Access Makes Further £1m Investment
  • 16
    February 2018

    Wilson Access Truck Mount Puts Council Branding On KCOM Stadium

    A truck mount platform from the Wilson Access fleet helped to put Hull City Council branding in place at the KCOM Stadium – the home of Hull City Football Club and Hull FC Rugby League Club....
    Wilson Access Truck Mount Puts Council  Branding On KCOM Stadium
  • 15
    February 2018

    Hampshire Plant & Access Appoints Sales Director

    Graham Hawkins has been appointed to the newly-created position of Sales Director at Hampshire Plant & Access (HPA) in a move which highlights the continued expansion of the company....
    Hampshire Plant & Access Appoints Sales Director
  • 24
    January 2018

    Rapid Platforms Gains FORS Silver Accreditation

    Rapid Platforms has been awarded FORS (Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme) Silver accreditation for its good working practices in the way it operates its powered access machine delivery and service van fleets....
    Rapid Platforms Gains FORS Silver Accreditation
  • 23
    January 2018

    Wilson Access Makes Further Investments

    Wilson Access is extending its track mount fleet by purchasing 14 additional machines, including a 31m Teupen Leo 31T Redline, which has become the largest track mount in the Wilson fleet....
    Wilson Access Makes Further Investments
  • 22
    January 2018

    Rapid Platforms Help Glazing Specialist To Meet Tight Time Frame

    Truck and track mounts from the Rapid Platforms fleet helped contractors to complete glazing inspections and repair work to a tight deadline at an office complex in Bracknell, Berkshire. ...
    Rapid Platforms Help Glazing Specialist To Meet Tight Time Frame
  • 16
    January 2018

    More Companies Tackle Mental Health Issues

    AFI’s decision to make mental health a key theme of an innovation day event it held for construction industry delegates has resulted in a number of companies implementing their own initiatives to combat the problem....
    More Companies Tackle Mental Health Issues
  • 8
    January 2018

    AFI's Training Division Gains Matrix Standard Reaccreditation

    AFI’s Training Division – which was the first in the working at height and safety related training sectors to gain the Matrix Standard – has now gained reaccreditation for the fourth consecutive year. ...
    AFI's Training Division Gains Matrix Standard Reaccreditation
  • 3
    January 2018

    Boom Lift Helps To Safeguard Ancient Monument

    A Niftylift boom lift from the Rapid Platforms fleet has helped to safeguard the future of a 700 year old monument for generations to come....
    Boom Lift Helps To Safeguard Ancient Monument
  • 19
    December 2017

    UTN Training from a customer’s perspective

    What’s it like working with UTN Training? Aerial View spoke to Mark Atkinson, Health & Safety Manager of the Clugston Group, to get his feedback....
    UTN Training from a customer’s perspective