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Business for Sale

Business for Sale

Customer Ref: 200059

Sale Completed

Business profile

An opportunity to acquire a specialist powered access rental business with an established great market reputation in the South East where it has been trading for over 30 years. The company has enjoyed consistent organic growth and now has 3 trading locations including a dedicated training centre.

The owners have developed the business by overlaying the core hire activities with a specialist stand-alone operation in powered access. In addition, the dedicated training business whilst relatively new has potential to expand.


The company has a loyal customer base of circa 300 clients predominantly small and medium sized building contractors, local industrial businesses and retail clients. The addition of the specialist activities has further cemented the relationships and trading revenues with this SME customer base. The company benefits from strong repeat business.


The management have implemented strict asset and purchasing controls. The equipment is well maintained, well presented and the products are predominantly of the leading hire industry brands including Skyjack, Niftylift, JLG and Boss.

IT systems

Our client operates the Hire-mate rental IT package for control of assets, invoicing and intel.


Employing 23 local experienced and trained staff, understandably many are long serving. The business operates Monday to Friday 07:30-5:00.