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Award Categories & Shortlist of Nominees

 

HAE Company of the Year Under 5 Outlets

The winner in this category will demonstrate the highest standards of professionalism within the Tool, Equipment and Plant sector. They will possess a consistent record of delivering high standards of service; have clear systems and procedures relating to health and safety as well as clear systems and procedures relating to quality.

  • Dromad Hire, Co. Louth, Rep. of Ireland
  • PAL Hire, Cheshire
  • WHC Hire Services, Worcestershire

HAE Company of the Year Over 5 Outlets

The winner in this category will demonstrate the highest standards of professionalism within the Tool, Equipment and Plant sector. They will possess a consistent record of delivering high standards of service; have clear systems and procedures relating to health and safety as well as clear systems and procedures relating to quality.

  • A-Plant, Cheshire
  • Hire Station, Notts. / N. Yorks.
  • Hirebase, Oxfordshire
  • Speedy Services, Merseyside

EHA Company of the Year Single Outlet

The winner in this category will demonstrate the highest standards of professionalism within the Events sector.  They will possess a consistent record of delivering high standards of service; have clear systems and procedures relating to health and safety as well as clear systems and procedures relating to quality.

  • Adams Catering Hire, Middlesex
  • GT Trax, Hertfordshire

EHA Company of the Year Multiple Outlets

The winner in this category will demonstrate the highest standards of professionalism within the Events sector.  They will possess a consistent record of delivering high standards of service; have clear systems and procedures relating to health and safety as well as clear systems and procedures relating to quality.

  • Allen's Catering Hire, Middlesex
  • Ev-ent Furniture, West Midlands
  • Quadrant Events, Nottinghamshire

Supplier of the Year

The winner in this category will demonstrate that they have given outstanding service to the hire industry. They will possess a consistent record of product development, sales support, customer service and information for the hire environment.

  • Belle Group, Derbyshire
  • Niftylift, Buckinghamshire
  • SPE International, Lincolnshire
  • Syrinx / Higher Concept, Berkshire

Catalogue of the Year

Any hire company who can demonstrate an effective printed hire catalogue. Entries are welcome from all sizes of outlet, in all sizes of company, from all sectors.

  • A-Plant, Cheshire
  • Ev-ent Furniture, West Midlands
  • Hire Station, Notts. / N Yorks.
  • Nationwide Platforms, Leicestershire

Website of the Year

This award is open to any hire company who can demonstrate an innovative and effective hire and rental website. Entries are welcome from all sizes of outlet, in all sizes of company, from all sectors.

  • GAP Group, Lanarkshire
  • Hire Station, Notts. / N. Yorks.
  • HSS Hire, Surrey
  • Nationwide Platforms, Leicestershire

Product of the Year

The winning product will show outstanding suitability for the hire industry. This will be achieved through effectiveness for its intended purpose, quality of design and manufacture, practicality of servicing and maintenance, and durability in the hire environment. It will also have been launched in the period since January 2012.

  • DeWalt DCN690 Cordless Framing Nailer
  • Makita EK7650H 4-stroke Disc Cutter
  • Marcrist BF850 SilentMAX Diamond Blade
  • Niftylift HR15 4x4 Self-propelled Access Platform

Excellence in Health & Safety

This Award is intended to recognise work done to promote and improve health and safety within the hire industry, or for users of hired equipment.

  • Alide Hire Services, Bristol & Somerset
  • Allen's Catering Hire, Middlesex
  • GAP Group, Lanarkshire
  • Speedy Services, Merseyside

New Starter of the Year

This Award will go to the outstanding individual who the panel feel can best demonstrate how their skills, experience or training since joining their company has had a positive impact on the business.  This award is open to individuals who have joined their organisations since January 2011.

  • Dean Corrie, Safe Access Solutions (SAS) Ltd.
  • Paul Collins, WHC Hire Services
  • Terry McGuinness, Allen's Catering Hire

Depot Manager of the Year

This Award will go to the outstanding individual who the panel feel can best demonstrate how their skills, experience or training has had a positive impact on the company.  This award is open to individuals who hold the position of Depot Manager or similar or have completed the HAE EHA Depot Managers Course.

  • Andy Stone, Nationwide Platforms
  • Glynn Collins, Speedy Services
  • James White, Co-ordination Catering Hire
  • Will Perrin, HSS Hire

Workshop Manager of the Year

This Award will go to the outstanding individual who the panel feel can best demonstrate how their skills, experience or training has had a positive impact on the company.  This award is open to individuals who hold the position of Workshop Manager, Service Manager or similar.

  • Bryan Hardie, Nationwide Platforms
  • Lane Anderson, Speedy Services
  • Richard Thompson, HSS Hire
  • Tony Caton, Speedy Services

Hire Achiever of the Year

This Award will go to the outstanding individual who the panel feel can best demonstrate how their skills, experience or training has had a positive impact on the company.  The shortlist will be made up from the individuals who win in the New Starter, Depot Manager or Workshop Manager of the Year categories.

  • SHORTLIST AND WINNER TO BE ANNOUNCED ON THE NIGHT OF THE AWARDS CEREMONY - SATURDAY 27 APRIL 2013!

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Paul Buckle, HAE EHA Insurance Services - 2013