Wernick Hire has acquired the Kier Group’s portable building fleet, its website reported, including more than 3,500 cabins and modular buildings. As part of the sale agreement, Wernick Hire will be the sole supplier for the Kier Group’s onsite temporary accommodation for the next five years.
“We are very much looking forward to being a key supplier for the Kier Group over the coming years,” said David Wernick, chief executive for the Wernick Group.
Kier Group is a leading U.K. construction, services and property group. Rental company Wernick Hire has invested more than £45 million (about U.S. $70 million) to grow the company over the past two years.