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Briggs Equipment acquires Northern Forklift (Scotland) Ltd

Briggs Equipment acquires Northern Forklift Scotland Ltd

Briggs Equipment has completed the acquisition of Northern Forklift (Scotland) Ltd, one of Scotland’s largest independent materials handling distributors. This further enhances the position of the asset management and engineering services specialist, as one of the key providers of materials handling equipment in Scotland. Northern Forklift has achieved significant success …

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Briggs and Ryder – a solid partnership approach

Ryder and Briggs the success of a true partnership approach

Forklift rental giant Briggs Equipment UK has successfully outsourced its entire transport operation to Ryder Dedicated Delivery Solutions, in a true partnership approach that has seen a seamless transition When you stock and lease more than 24,000 different forklift trucks and materials handling products, managing the transport movements to ensure …

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Briggs Equipment acquires Hiremech Ltd

Briggs Equipment acquires Hiremech Ltd

As part of its growth strategy, Briggs Equipment has acquired Hiremech Ltd, enhancing its coverage and strengthening its presence in London and the South East. Completion is expected to occur no later than 2nd January 2019. The independent dealer based in North London will become a wholly owned subsidiary of …

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New carriers set to sea equipped with kit supplied by Briggs Defence

New carriers set to sea equipped with kit

Following the completion of post-handover engineering activities, the Royal Navy’s flagship aircraft carrier, HMS Queen Elizabeth, will embark on front line operations equipped with specially modified materials handling equipment supplied by Briggs Defence. The largest and most powerful warship in Britain’s illustrious naval history, the state-of-the-art carrier is 280 metres …

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Briggs Equipment acquires Hitec Lift Trucks Ltd

Briggs Equipment acquires Hitec Lift Trucks Ltd

As part of its growth strategy, Briggs Equipment has executed a purchase agreement to acquire Hitec Lift Trucks Ltd, enhancing its coverage and strengthening its presence in a key geographic area of the country. Completion is expected to occur no later than 1 June 2018. The independent dealer based in …

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Briggs Defence celebrates 20 years of ‘Yellow Fleet’

Briggs Defence celebrates 20 years of Yellow Fleet

Briggs Defence has been providing global equipment supply and support to the Ministry of Defence (MOD) for 20 years and is planning to commemorate the milestone with a special celebration in January 2018. Evolving to keep pace with the changing defence industry landscape, the specialist division of Briggs Equipment is …

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