Our Businesses

UK Forks JCB 14m telehandler

UK Forks has established itself as the UK’s leading specialist hirer of telescopic handlers and associated equipment.

We work closely with our customers to identify opportunities to improve safety and productivity on building sites. We have a fleet of over a thousand machines, controlled by a centralised hire desk, promoting efficient fleet management and supporting a range of targeted market sectors.

Groundforce Shorco props support the sides of a two storey excavation.

Groundforce is the market leading rental provider of excavation support, piling, pipe stoppers, trenchless technology, pumps and temporary bridges.

The division operates throughout the UK, Ireland and mainland Europe, the latter via operational hubs in Germany.

Mozambique well test

Airpac Bukom Oilfield Services holds a market leading position in the provision of specialist compressed air and steam generation services.

The business supports industry segments as diverse as well testing, offshore fabric maintenance, product transfer, cuttings transportation and LNG fabrication in most oil provinces across the globe. Our equipment spreads are mobilised from an unrivalled network of service facilities located in the UK, Singapore, Australia, U.A.E. and Latin America.

A Hire Station branch

Tool hire, safety equipment, low level access, press fitting and specialist equipment for industry, construction and others.

With almost a hundred trading centres, we are able to service both local and national customers across all UK mainland locations.

An MP12 grinder in use

Specialist suppliers of rail infrastructure portable plant and related trackside services.

Torrent Trackside are dedicated to the rail market and supply to Network Rail, London Underground and their appointed track renewal and project contractors.

Temporary roadway for access to water works

TPA Portable Roadways is one of Europe’s largest suppliers of temporary access solutions.

Operating from bases in the UK and Germany, TPA provides equipment rental and installation of portable roadways, walkways and stairways, to customers in the transmission, construction, rail and outdoor events markets.