Briggs Equipment UK Ltd

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United Kingdom

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Say 'cheers' to more success with Scotland's whisky industry

Say 'cheers' to more success with Scotland's whisky industry
Asset management and engineering services specialist, Briggs Equipment, has won another important contract with world renowned Highland distillery, The Glenmorangie Company. The firm's latest order comprises six Hyster four-wheel electric counterbalance forklift trucks, ranging in size from 1.6-3 tonnes, a 2.0S ride on pallet truck and a JLG 1930ES scissor lift. Briggs is supplying all of the machines on a five year contract hire basis, including full servicing and maintenance support, which will be provided by engineers based at its Cumbernauld depot.
16th May 2017

Size matters: be careful what you 'lift' for

Size matters: be careful what you 'lift' for
To comply with safety regulations, businesses whose employees routinely work at height appreciate that they must use appropriate access equipment, yet those undertaking only occasional or seasonal activities may be unclear about their responsibilities. Briggs Equipment has therefore come up with ten tips to help businesses hire the most appropriate aerial access machines, also known as Mobile Elevated Work Platforms (MEWPs), to maintain a safe environment for their workforce.
7th March 2017

Asset management tool for port terminal operators

Asset management tool for port terminal operators
  At Multimodal 2017 (NEC, Birmingham; 4th-6th April), Briggs Equipment will be exhibiting its asset management proposition for port and freight terminal operators.
16th February 2017


£5m investment leads to new Hyster machines

£5m investment leads to new Hyster machines
A further investment has been announced by Pentalver in its materials handling resources after concluding a new £5m deal with asset management specialist Briggs Equipment. Pentalver is adding 19 new Hyster machines to its fleet following a detailed tender process involving an in-depth assessment of the marketplace and potential suppliers.
23rd January 2017

Briggs takes cyber security seriously and is awarded accreditation

Briggs takes cyber security seriously and is awarded accreditation
Strengthening its credentials, Briggs Equipment has gained an essential cyber security certification. All suppliers wishing to bid for central government contracts that involve the handling of personal and sensitive data or the provision of certain information and communications technology (ICT) products and services must be Cyber Essentials accredited. Importantly, any company which obtains the standard is deemed to take cybersecurity seriously, with a positive outcome in terms of its reputation.
22nd November 2016

Upgraded equipment benefits caravan and motorhome manufacturer

Upgraded equipment benefits caravan and motorhome manufacturer
With Briggs Equipment updating its equipment fleet, manufacturer of touring caravans, motorhomes and holiday homes, Swift Group has been able to improve its materials handling capabilities. The company has taken delivery of 20 Hyster counterbalanced forklift trucks plus a CombiLift sideloader and six Kaup rotators. This mix of machines offers a degree of flexibility and an improvement in productivity that will help to accommodate the company's changing business needs.
16th November 2016

Freightliner boosts operations in £3.5m deal

Freightliner boosts operations in £3.5m deal
Operational efficiencies are being boost by Freightliner across its 13 inland rail sites with a new fleet of ten Hyster reachstackers, supplied and maintained by Briggs Equipment. The company currently operates Hyster equipment, supplied by Briggs, and this new £3.5m deal sees the company replacing some of its older machines.
1st November 2016

North East Automotive Expo brings reinforcement in Briggs

North East Automotive Expo brings reinforcement in Briggs
Reinforcing its credentials in the automotive sector is Briggs Equipment, as a major sponsor of this year’s North East Automotive Expo. Taking place at the Stadium of Light in Sunderland on 22nd September, the Expo is the only event focused solely on supporting the innovative and growing automotive sector in the North East.
5th September 2016

£120,000 raised for SSAFA from Briggs charity drive

£120,000 raised for SSAFA from Briggs charity drive
Raising over £120,000, a team supported by Briggs Defence, for SSAFA, the Armed forces charity, took part in a 3,000 mile charity drive across Europe. The specialist defence division of engineering services, asset management and equipment supply company Briggs Equipment was a key sponsor of the biennial charity event, Rally for Heroes.
25th August 2016

New contract to improve environmental performance

New contract to improve environmental performance
Briggs Equipment is helping The Brock Metal Company, a specialist manufacturer of zinc alloys, to improve its environmental performance by switching its materials handling fleet from diesel to electric.
5th August 2016

Company showcasing at UK premier intralogistics show

Company showcasing at UK premier intralogistics show
The UK’s premier intralogistics show is being held at the NEC arena, Birmingham on the 13-16th September and has two stands showcasing Briggs Equipment engineering and capabilities.
15th July 2016

Briggs focuses on automotive handling solutions

A new event dedicated to promoting and meeting the needs of the thriving automotive industry in the North East of England is to receive support from leading materials handling specialist Briggs Equipment.
17th September 2015

Briggs Equipment makes its debut at Offshore Europe 2015

Briggs Equipment makes its debut at Offshore Europe 2015
Materials handling specialist Briggs Equipment is to exhibit for the first time at SPE Offshore Europe 2015. On stand 3C106 in Hall 3 it will partner with Pyroban UK, showcasing the two companies' ability to develop bespoke materials handling solutions for a variety of hazardous environments where there is an application need.
2nd September 2015

Briggs Equipment talks ‘big trucks' at Multimodal 2015

Briggs Equipment talks ‘big trucks' at Multimodal 2015
The topic will be ‘big trucks' when Briggs Equipment attends this year's Multimodal exhibition at Birmingham's NEC (April 28-30) to promote Hyster equipment for port centric operations.
26th March 2015

Briggs flexes its fleet solutions for demanding cable operation

Briggs flexes its fleet solutions for demanding cable operation
JDR Cables Systems has turned to Briggs Equipment for a bespoke handling solution when it needed a diverse range of materials handling equipment. JDR Cables Systems has been supplied with a mixed fleet of 12 machines including four Yale VX25 diesel counterbalance trucks and a series of other equipment ranging from five tonnes to 40 tonnes.
26th March 2013

Briggs shows the shape of things to come with Yale

Briggs shows the shape of things to come with Yale
The very latest innovations in warehouse equipment will be on display at the NEC as part of Briggs Equipment's showing at IMHX 2013. Visitors to the Briggs/Yale stand in Hall 20 will be able to take a closer look at its state-of-the-art equipment, ranging in size from small pallet trucks and tow tractors to reach trucks and VNA machines.
7th March 2013

Hyster back by popular demand at IMHX with Briggs

Hyster back by popular demand at IMHX with Briggs
Solutions for demanding applications and the adoption of new technology are just two of the topics that will feature in a series of seminars led by leading materials handling supplier, Briggs Equipment at IMHX 2013. Briggs is inviting exhibition visitors to take part in the seminars held on the Briggs/Hyster stand where they can also discover ways of reducing their carbon footprint whilst increasing productivity.
21st February 2013

New director set to further strengthen Briggs management team

Briggs Equipment has further strengthened its successful senior management team with the appointment of Bill Goodwin as Sales Director. Bill has joined the UK's fastest growing forklift supply and service company as it consolidates its position as one of the largest businesses of its type in the UK and is the prime supplier of both Hyster and Yale Europe Materials Handling Equipment.
11th October 2012

Briggs develops new speed measuring tool

Briggs develops new speed measuring tool
In response to customers needing accurate proof that power pallet trucks are set at maximum site speed limits, Briggs Equipment has developed a new speed measuring tool to give managers the reassurance they require. Heading up its development is Briggs' Technical Manager, Trevor Clifton, who explained that previously, there hasn't been much focus on measuring the accurate speed of power pallet trucks.
19th September 2012


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