GAP Hire Solutions is the UK’s first hire company to invest in the Ecosmart ZERO, the world’s first solar and hydrogen powered welfare unit (patent pending).
Morris Site Machinery have been flying the flag internationally with trips to Japan, Australia and New Zealand.
20 years ago Dromad Hire’s now General Manager Ronan Cotter entered the companies workshop as a 17 year old apprentice mechanic, just days after finishing his leaving certification and completing school, from 1999 as an apprentice mechanic the now General Manager has never looked back.
Charles Wilson Engineers (CW Plant) are continuing to expand their hire fleet of Trime X-ECO LED lighting towers with another investment of 250 sets purchased from the Cambridgeshire based site lighting specialists, Trime UK Limited.
Advanced Access Platforms takes another substantial delivery from Niftylift - more Nifty Hybrids and its largest single boom order to date.
HAE EHA’s Golf Day took place on Wednesday 12th June at the MacDonald Portal Hotel, Golf and Spa Resort in Cheshire, our second visit to the venue having last played there in 2013.
Steve Redding, Development Director for Niftylift and avid cyclist, will be attempting the historic 'Raid Pyrenean' with 12 other supporters of The Cure Parkinson’s Trust (CPT), including CPT Patron Mike Tindall MBE and fellow Rugby World Cup winner Iain Balshaw MBE.
Iain Anderson, the Joint Managing Director at GAP Hire Solutions, has been honoured at the Institute of Directors (IoD) Scotland Awards.
Starting on the 17th June, HSE will be carrying out its latest construction inspection initiative. This initiative will continue the focus on health, in particular the measures in place to protect workers from occupational lung disease caused by asbestos, silica, wood and other dusts when carrying out common construction tasks.
AFI group of companies, one of the UK's leading powered access specialists, has been awarded a landmark RoSPA Gold Medal presented to those organisations which have achieved five to nine consecutive Gold Awards.
Since its formation in 2015, GAP Group’s Charitable Foundation, GAP Giving, has donated over £300,000 to 356 different charities across the UK and further afield.
MHM Plant, the supplier of power generation, solar-hybrid-generators, fuel storage, lighting towers, engine drive welders and product related accessories, are expanding their stockist network following the appointment of three firms, each authorised to market the full range of MHM products.
National Infrastructure Commission Chair Sir John Armitt has called on the Chancellor of the Exchequer to use this autumn’s Spending Review to commit to a once-in-a-generation transformation of the UK’s transport, energy and technology networks.
Last October HSE ran a construction health inspection initiative. This focused on lung disease, particularly those caused by asbestos and dust.
The number of reported incidents of ATM theft is increasing across the UK, many involving stolen agricultural and plant equipment.
HAE held a Round Table on Digger and Dumper Safety in London on Wednesday 22nd May, focusing on the accident rates as a result of tips, particularly related to up to 1.5 tonne diggers and 1 tonne dumpers.
A fairground ride inspector has been fined after he issued a safety certificate for a roller-coaster without ensuring he had a crucial safety report for the ride, which subsequently derailed.
As part of its UK expansion, Pramac is proud to announce that five of the UK’s leading independent power generation companies are now online as strategic partners to promote and streamline the installation of industrial gas generators throughout the UK.
The Hire Awards of Excellence 2019 was a fantastic evening that marked the amazing achievements of hire and supply companies across the UK’s plant, tool, equipment and event hire industry. Click 'read more' to see highlights video.
Board Member Elections for all the HAE EHA boards, are taking place in July. As your company is a member, you may be able to stand for election to become a board member of your industry board.
Miles Hire Limited the Welsh hirer of plant, tools and access equipment have taken delivery of a fleet of fuel storage and distribution products, supplied by MHM Plant Limited.
in Anderson is celebrating his 35th year with GAP, having joined the business in 1984 before becoming Joint Managing Director four years later.
The HAE EHA Golf Day will take place at MacDonald Portal in Cheshire on Wednesday 12th of June 2019, and so far we are on target to beat previous attendance records.
Energy Generator Hire Limited, are a leading supplier of power and lighting to the UK a wide range of different markets.
Health & Safety Executive (HSE) has launched a consultation that will propose the implementation of amending the Carcinogens and Mutagens Directive.
The Health, Safety and Environment test for the United Kingdom construction industry is being updated on 26 June 2019. The HS&E test helps to raise the health, safety and environment standards for those working in the construction industry.
Build UK and the Civil Engineering Contractors Association (CECA) are putting their weight behind a new pre-qualification system that they hope will make construction procurement more efficient for clients and contractors alike.
HAE EHA’s brand new Mental Health First Aid course is a two-day course for anyone wanting to become a Company Certified Mental Health First Aider.
The Hire 2019: Collaborate. Innovate. Inspire. Click to find out more and book your places.
The Hire 2019: Collaborate. Innovate. Inspire. Click to find out more and book your places.Read more
The Hire Awards of Excellence 2019 took place at the Grosevnor House Hotel in London on 13th April 2019, hosted superbly by Anton du Beke.
The Hire Awards of Excellence 2019 took place at the Grosevnor House Hotel in London on 13th April 2019, hosted superbly by Anton du Beke.Read 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 email@example.com.
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