With 2016 drawing to a close, GAP Group has enjoyed a record year with Kubota as their relationship continues to grow from strength to strength. By the end of this year, the UK’s leading independent equipment hirer will have taken in excess of 900 machines ranging in size from 0.8 tonne to 8.0 tonne.
Head of Procurement for GAP, Ken Stewart commented, “It`s been a great 2016 for both Kubota and ourselves with a record-breaking year which cements our position as being the largest independent customer of Kubota worldwide.”
“Continuity of supply was maintained throughout the year and we were able to offer a seamless delivery to our valued customers over a wide range of industrial sectors. The support from Kubota (UK) including their dealer network has been once again exceptional”.
With unrivalled annual investment into new products, GAP continue to offer the widest range of equipment available for hire in the industry from over 130 locations across the UK.
Ken Stewart added, “GAP’s vision is to be the most innovative hire solutions provider. We were pleased to be the first customer to take delivery of the new alpha variant of the 8.0 tonne model KX080-4 which offers improved fuel and operating efficiency. Early indications are our customers are delighted with the performance of this new machine”.
“We continue to have a close affinity with Kubota, not only with their excavators but also with their engines which are supplied in a wide range of products we currently operate”.