Construction equipment specialists, Nixon Hire, has ordered 230 JCB telehandler machines for 2019, amounting to over £10m in value
The 230 JCB telehandler machines are the largest construction equipment order Nixon Hire has ever placed.
Announcing the order, Graham Nixon Managing Director of Nixon Hire said: “Nixon Hire have committed to spend over £22m in 2019 as part of our capital expenditure (CAPEX) schedule and the order we have placed with JCB is the largest purchase within this programme – at £10m it is actually the largest single order for equipment we’ve ever placed!
“The purchase of these machines comes at a very exciting period of growth for Nixon Hire. Our Depot Network is expanding and the fleet is getting larger – all of which enhances our service offering to customers nationwide.”
Nixon continued: “Telehandlers are a core product for Nixon Hire and JCB machines remain in high demand with customers from a wide range of industries due to their durability, comfort and reliability. We have placed such a large order to meet this demand and to fulfil our planned fleet replacement programme.
“Running and maintaining a modern fleet of equipment is a priority for Nixon Hire. Regularly purchasing kit and replacing older machines with new, ensures our equipment offers the latest in safety features and engine emission technology.
“Nixon Hire have [has] been trading for 52 years and our ambition to be the number one hire company for plant, site accommodation, toilets and welfare facilities is stronger than ever.”