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Speedy Powered Access is a specialist division of Speedy, the UK’s largest hire provider, with the widest range of tools, plant and specialist equipment.

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Speedy Powered Access is one of the UK’s largest providers of specialist powered access
equipment, training and services; We offer a wide range of equipment for both short and long term requirements, all available from our specialist service centres which are spread across the UK. Our fleet of machines include Scissor Lifts, Boom lifts & Mast Booms so, whatever your Powered Access requirement, you can trust us to deliver.


The mergers of Lifterz, Platform Sales & Hire and Prolift have enabled us to build this specialist Speedy Powered Access division. Combined, they bring together hundreds of years of specialist industry experience and knowledge, with over two hundred experienced and qualified technical experts, engineers and trainers.


At Speedy Powered Access, we pride ourselves in providing our customers with industry leading, safe and compliant equipment and services – as standard!


Speedy Powered Access


Speedy announces the acquisition of Powered Access specialist Lifterz Holdings Limited. The acquisition complements Speedy’s previous powered access acquisitions, creating a comprehensive national presence, which will allow the Company to service customers nationally with larger specialist equipment.

The business placed second in the latest Cranes and Access annual league table of the top 30 UK providers, up from fourth place in 2017.

Tools and equipment hire provider Speedy has been ranked among the largest suppliers of powered access rental equipment in the UK, following a £52 million investment programme since November 2017 to establish its nationwide offering.

Speedy acquires the entire issued share capital of powered access specialists Prolift Access Limited (“Prolift”) and Platform Sales & Hire Limited (“PSHL”).

About Lifterz

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Based in the North of England, Lifterz started trading in January 2007 and quickly established itself as a leading provider of cherry pickers and scissor lifts in the UK. Lifterz fleet of powered access platforms include such manufacturers as JLG, Genie, Niftylift, SkyJack, Dingli, MEC, Haulotte, Snorkel and Holland Lift, Hinowa and Teupen. Lifterz also provided specialist IPAF training across it’s branch network.

About Prolift

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Based in the South West of England, Prolift started trading in November 2009 and became quickly established as a leading regional provider of Powered Access for hire, lease or sale. Prolift fleet of machines include scissor and boom lifts from a variety of manufacturers. Prolift also provided specialist IPAF training across all of it’s depots.

About Platform Sales and Hire

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Based in the Midlands, Platform Sales & Hire was established back in 1999, and quickly gained a strong reputation for new and used Platform sales. The hire business was added and an additional depot established as the business continued to grow.


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