ABAX and Automile today announced they have entered into a definitive agreement under which ABAX Sweden AB will acquire Automile Holding AB, a Nordic leader in telematics and internet of things (IoT) services.
Irish owned spare parts company IPS Ireland - have increased their vehicle presence adding two additional parts vans to their fleet.
Earlier this week, the Prime Minister announced the introduction of a three-tiered system of local COVID Alert Levels whereby every area of England is classed as either medium, high, or very high.
HAE EHA is proud to announce a new partnership with Dell UK, whereby association members are provided with a range of discounts on selected IT equipment.
All new Fleets that want to take advantage of usage-based insurance from Zego will utilise ABAX devices within their vehicles to provide their usage data to Zego.
Balloo Hire Centres are very proud to announce a new deal with Glendun Plant and Trime to supply a substantial order of 'X-ECO' Lighting Towers, enabling Balloo Hire to further meet the demands of the hire market across Ireland.
Your plant and machinery is essential to the running of your day to day business, however equipment theft is on the rise.
Equipment tracking specialist AMI Group has launched a brand-new app update which enables customers to rapidly locate and manage plant machinery and vehicles whilst on the go.
Niftylift has built a giant swan float to help raise awareness for Milton Keynes based charity, Willen Hospice.
HAE EHA has now responded to the HM Treasury consultation on proposals announced in the Budget 2020 to remove red diesel from use in construction activity from April 2022.
World Mental Health Day 2020 is the most important one yet. Months of lockdown, financial worry and loss have had a huge impact on us all, and prioritising mental health has never been more important.
Niftylift Ltd has appointed RentEase International LLP in India, covering both the rental and sales sectors.
ABAX has had incredible growth over the last 10 years and has made several key personnel acquisitions from major competitors such as FleetMatics (now Verizon Connect). Today, ABAX are now announcing yet another new member which will strengthen their position in the market in integrations.
The UK Department for Education (DfE) has developed The Skills Toolkit aimed at anyone wanting to improve their skills.
On Tuesday 29th September, thousands of event industry affiliates gathered outside Parliament to protest against the lack of support provided by the government, whilst also raising awareness to the crisis the industry currently faces.
Eagle Plant Hire are delighted to announce a brand new division with the opening of their new Survey & Safety depot. The site will be officially opening on the 1st October and trading from new premises in Bailleston, Just off the M8 link.
Health and safety inspectors across Great Britain will be targeting construction firms to check that their health standards are up to scratch during a month-long inspection initiative, starting on Monday 5 October 2020.
Devon contractor Newenham Agri has re-affirmed its loyal allegiance to JCB backhoe loaders - by making the company’s flagship 4CX even more versatile.
The new NHS app for Covid contact and trace has been launched in England and Wales today. Features of the app include contact tracing using Bluetooth, risk alerts based on postcode district, QR check-in at venues, symptom checker and test booking with user privacy and data security at its heart.
From 24th September 2020 it is compulsory for staff working in retail outlets to wear face coverings. HAE EHA confirms hire premises are defined as 'retail outlets'.
Following on from their 2018 award for the water-saving X-Splash wash bay system, Trime UK, the leading supplier of environmentally centred lighting towers have now had the sustainable qualities of their X-Solar lighting tower formally recognised by the international, independent, non-political, environment group - The Green Organisation.
Point of Rental's International Conference will take place virtually for the first time from 2nd to 5th November. This includes local sessions streamed from the company's UK offices.
JCB, the world’s number one backhoe loader manufacturer, has launched a new 55kW 3CX backhoe loader with EU Stage V compliant engine. The machine delivers improved operator comfort and ease of use, increased productivity and performance, combined with reduced total cost of ownership.
Wembley Scaffolding Services Limited has been fined following an incident where a worker fell five metres and suffered a fatal head injury.
Finland-based Consti Construction chooses the Niftylift HR28 Hybrid from Ramirent for Summer Build.
CITB is currently looking to recruit employers and other experienced members of the Construction Industry community to join the newly formed Levy Strategy Committee (LSC).
Speedy, the UK's leading tools, equipment and plant hire services company, has partnered with The London Electric Vehicle Company (LEVC) to trial the first electric taxi delivery van to be used in the construction industry.
The government recently announced details of this UK-wide initiative to support young people aged 16-24. The Kickstart Scheme provides funding to employers to create new 6-month job placements for young people who are currently on Universal Credit and at risk of long-term unemployment.
Dundalk based IPS Ireland is the leading supplier of all Access Platform & Material Handling Parts throughout Ireland & are proud to announce the launch of their newly redesigned website.
A specialist industrial services company has been fined after a worker suffered a fatal injury whilst cleaning waste-water pipes.
Taking place on 21st & 22nd October 2020.
To mark the 2020 edition there will be a programme of digital content, more details will follow soon.
November 2nd to 6th 2020 - Hosted Online November 4th to 5th 2020 - Live Event, The Old Truman Brewery, London
November 2nd to 6th 2020 - Hosted Online
November 4th to 5th 2020 - Live Event, The Old Truman Brewery, LondonRead more
Wednesday 10th and Thursday 11th 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 10th and Thursday 11th 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 2nd and Wednesday 3rd March 2021 at ExCel, London
Tuesday 2nd and Wednesday 3rd March 2021 at ExCel, LondonRead 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 8th September 2021 at Holywell Park Conference Centre, Loughborough, Leicestershire
Wednesday 8th September 2021 at Holywell Park Conference Centre, Loughborough, LeicestershireRead 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
Event Hire Association (EHA) is a Birmingham-based industry-leading trade body representing the event hire industry. Formed in 1974 and often referred to as The Association by its members, EHA represents hire companies and suppliers associated with events or working across the event sector.
Membership provides access to products and services covering all aspects of event hire, including terms & conditions, safety checks, publicity, training, leaflets, and insurance services. Accompanying services include legal and HR advice, lobbying, finance advice plus other necessary documentation and information that will hold organisations in better stead for the long term.
In addition, safeguarding is also made easier for members, who have access to EHA’s essential range of health & safety, accountancy and credit control services. Additional membership benefits include prime opportunities for business evolvement (through training and certification with courses and qualifications), relevant sector codes of practice, financial planning and insurance and the chance to keep updated with industry-appropriate news and happenings through exclusive events, multimedia and printing strategies.
EHA is growing its membership and wants to hear from anyone thinking of starting a business to private limited companies who have been trading for years. Membership is available to companies trading in the following: marquees, lighting, staging, power generators, portable toilets, furniture hire, catering equipment, refrigeration, event organisers and hospitality venues; and includes suppliers and manufacturers who supply the event industry.
To find out more about EHA 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 EHA 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:
The form must be downloaded first, completed electronically and then use the SUBMIT button on the form.
The form must be downloaded first, print and complete before emailing to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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