Representatives of the £14.7bn wedding industry have met with a group of over 30 cross-party MPs who have agreed to lobby both the Prime Minister and Chancellor of the Exchequer to discuss urgent support for the sector.
At the end of 2020, the Small Business Leadership Programme was created with the aim to support senior leaders in enhancing their business's resilience and recovery during and after the COVID-19 crisis.
In January, Bath-based company Alide Hire Services bade farewell to company director Gareth Hayward, or Graf as he's known to most, who has retired after 37 years.
The European Rental Association (ERA) has released an update to its 2020 Market Report, with new year on year estimates for rental activity, construction and GDP.
HAE EHA is delighted to announce a Flash Sale discount from Dell UK. The offer is available to all HAE EHA members and finishes on Thursday 25th February 2021.
HAE EHA is constantly on the lookout for opportunities to support members and assist with your business activity. We are delighted to announce a new partnership with SafeGroup, the experts in emergency or planned specialist cleaning for infection control and decontamination.
Phase 2a of the HS2: High Speed Rail Project Bill has been passed into law, meaning work can start to build a new railway line between the West Midlands and Crewe.
Fraser Tool Hire the Hamilton based tool and plant hire firm have been investing in MHM equipment for the past eight years. They now boast over ninety MHM power generation machines.
In order to offer customers a one-stop pumping solution, Obart Pumps has launched a complete range of pump accessories and fittings under the brand name of ‘FIT&FLOW’.
A construction company and a plastering firm have been fined after a worker sustained serious injuries by falling approximately three metres through a hole cut into a floor during the refurbishment of a property in Aldeburgh, Suffolk.
Young people, students and schools are under pressure to get back up to speed with education, work experience and training and in support of National Apprenticeship Week HAE EHA is asking the hire industry to consider giving a hand with early career opportunities through either a Kickstart or Apprenticeship scheme.
Hire Association Europe and Event Hire Association (HAE EHA) has been supporting its members to navigate the changes caused by Brexit, reassuring the industry and providing guidance on the measures that need to be taken by businesses in hire and construction.
On Tuesday 9th February, HAE EHA held a focus group with members based in the Republic of Ireland. Whilst it was not possible to meet up in Dublin, due to lockdown restrictions, the HAE EHA team welcomed members remotely.
Martin Plant Hire, a leader in the tool and plant hire sector and an independent family-run Scottish tool hire business, has chosen to invest in its digital future by signing a large franchising and licencing agreement with easyHire.
The organisers of the annual Executive Hire Show have taken the difficult decision to postpone the 2021 event by 12 months.
A sole trader who operated a construction and demolition waste recycling business has been fined after a worker sustained serious crush injuries when he was struck from behind by a 13.5 tonne excavator.
Kubota Construction is pleased to announce the appointment of Kevin Pryce as its new dealer manager for Ireland and Scotland.
With the furlough scheme scheduled to finish at the end of April, some of Britain's most influential businesses and trade unions have asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, to extend it.
The HAE EHA team are sad to report that Managing Director, Paul Wood, of long-term members, Andrew Sykes Hire, has passed away.
The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) is running a series of virtual employer events which will explore, among other things, how they propose to assess companies for CITB Levy over the next three years.
Today is Time to Talk Day and as our lives are a little different this year, checking in on a colleague is more important than ever especially with many of us working from home and/or having the additional pressure of home-schooling.
The Hire Supply Company (UK) Limited are pleased to announce that they have been appointed the UK distributors for the range of Von Arx FR200 Floor Planers.
HAE EHA is working with the Combined Industries Theft Solutions forum (CITS) to help prevent and reduce the effects of crime in the hire industry.
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has today issued information to help businesses achieve environmental sustainability goals whilst staying on the right side of competition law.
Specialist rental company, Christian Faversham Group have expanded their fleet of site lighting towers with the purchase of a group of X-ECO LED sets from the Cambridgeshire supplier, Trime UK Limited.
JCB is recruiting more than 400 additional UK shop floor employees as the company gears up for a surge in production, the company announced today.
A company has been fined after a worker was fatally injured by steelwork, which fell from a telehandler forklift truck during loading.
Travis Perkins has been certified as a 2021 Top Employer. This follows a rigorous review of the Group's HR practices by the Top Employers Institute covering a range of themes.
With another national lockdown underway, one of the many impacts for HAE EHA has been the ability to deliver training. The result has been a surge in demand for distance learning, often delivered in the form of online courses.
One of the country's leading suppliers of specialist hire equipment is rolling out a new investment programme to upgrade its electrical testing facilities throughout its national branch network.
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The IPAF Summit and IAPAs will go ahead as a purely digital event on Thursday 18th March 2021
The IPAF Summit and IAPAs will go ahead as a purely digital event on Thursday 18th March 2021Read more
We are now accepting entries for the 2021 Hire Awards of Excellence. Click for details.
We are now accepting entries for the 2021 Hire Awards of Excellence. Click for details.Read more
Wednesday 26th and Thursday 27th May 2021 at Farnborough International Exhibition & Conference Centre
Wednesday 26th and Thursday 27th May 2021 at Farnborough International Exhibition & Conference CentreRead more
The next HAE EHA Golf Day is taking place at Sandford Springs Hotel and Golf Club, Kingsclere, Hampshire on Wednesday 16th June 2021.
The next HAE EHA Golf Day is taking place at Sandford Springs Hotel and Golf Club, Kingsclere, Hampshire on Wednesday 16th June 2021.Read more
Wednesday 16th June 2021 at MECC Maastricht, The Netherlands
Wednesday 16th June 2021 at MECC Maastricht, The NetherlandsRead more
Wednesday 8th September 2021 at Holywell Park Conference Centre, Loughborough, Leicestershire
Wednesday 8th September 2021 at Holywell Park Conference Centre, Loughborough, LeicestershireRead more
Wednesday 20th and Thursday 21st October 2021 at Newbury Showground, Berkshire.
Wednesday 20th and Thursday 21st October 2021 at Newbury Showground, Berkshire.Read more
Wednesday 9th and Thursday 10th February 2021 at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry HAE will be in attendance showcasing its wide range of products and services specifically for the hire industry.
Wednesday 9th and Thursday 10th February 2021 at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry
HAE will be in attendance showcasing its wide range of products and services specifically for the hire industry.Read more
Tuesday 14th to Thursday 16th February 2022 at the East of England Arena and Events Centre, Peterborough
Tuesday 14th to Thursday 16th February 2022 at the East of England Arena and Events Centre, PeterboroughRead more
Hire Association Europe (HAE) was formed in 1974 and often referred to as The Association by its members. HAE is a Birmingham-based industry-leading trade body representing plant, tool and equipment hire with a membership base of 800 members based in the UK, Europe and across other parts of the world.
HAE assists businesses, from sole traders to larger independent and privately owned organisations, by providing operational resources to support the hire industry. Membership provides access to products and services covering all aspects of hire, including terms & conditions, safety checks, publicity, equipment, responsibilities and general day-to-day requirements. Accompanying services include legal advice, training, publicity, safety checks, leaflets, lobbying and finance advice; necessary documentation and information that will hold organisations in better stead for the long term. In addition, safeguarding can also be made easier for members, who have access to HAE’s essential range of health & safety, economical and credit control services.
All members are invited to become part of a board with the choice of Tools, Plant & Equipment Board, Event Equipment Board or the Supply Chain Industry Board. Alternatively, members are able to take part in a technical panel to review and develop new practices which impact the industry and subsequently, their own business.
To find out more about HAE products and services click here or call 44 (0)121 380 4600.
Our members provide the highest quality and reliable services in the industry. If you hire from a HAE member you can be assured you are hiring from a business who:-
Membership Application Form
Please complete the membership application form by downloading the PDF (follow the link button below) and complete using one of the following options:
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All applications are subject to a 2-week cooling off period. During this time the Membership Development team will be in contact to create your full profile and put together your Members Pack.
Membership rates are calculated based on your company's annual hire turnover, if you require a quote or you have any further queries please contact the Membership Team:
Phone: 44 (0) 121 380 4600