Speedy Hire, the U.K.’s largest equipment rental company, has named Certas Energy its national fuel partner, which will enhance Speedy’s capability to delivery temporary power generation. The strategic partnership with one of the U.K.’s largest independent fuel and lubricants distributors means Speedy will be able to offer more competitive fuel prices to customers and have access to a supply network that delivers more than 6 billion liters of fuel.
Speedy already owns the largest fleet of fuel tankers in the U.K. rental market, and will now have a combined capability of more than 1,000 tankers and more than 150 Certas Energy refueling depots nationwide.
Speedy became the first U.K. hire company to offer fuel services in 2006.
“Speedy’s power division has seen major expansion over the years and is regarded as one of the U.K.’s leading generator hire businesses,” said Jim Williams, northern regional director, Certas Energy. “We look forward to developing a long-term relationship.”
“This strategic partnership has strengthened our position as a leading U.K. power hire specialist, and by joining with Certas, we are proud to have one of the strongest power fuel offerings in the U.K.,” added Brian Cornett, managing director of Speedy’s Power Division. “What we are essentially offering our customers is a one-stop shop, as well as an unrivalled product range. We are now in a position to supply competitively priced fuel combined with the highest levels of customer service, supply reliability, operational efficiency and sustainability.”