H. E. Services Aids Local Fire Brigade

In response to an urgent call from a valued customer, H.E. Services (Plant Hire) Ltd swiftly reacted to an emergency situation. They dispatched 2 large excavators urgently to a fire that was raging out of control in a warehouse. The fire located at a Builders Merchants in Northfleet, Kent needed urgent attention.

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What machinery was used?Grapples used for H. E. Services - Fire Brigade project

H. E. Services reacted immediately and within an hour had 2 x 22t excavators on site, ready to work. Both of the machines were also complete with shears and grapples, to assist the Fire Brigade demolish the building. Which in turn made it easier to get to the source of the fire.

Grapples for hire at H. E. Services

H. E. Services (Plant Hire) Ltd offers a comprehensive range of high-quality grapples, ensuring their customers have access to top-notch equipment for various applications. Grapples are essential attachments used in the handling of materials such as timber, scrap, waste, and more. H.E. Services takes pride in providing a selection of grapples designed to meet the diverse needs of the construction and industrial sectors. Their commitment to quality and service ensures that clients can rely on these grapples for efficient material handling, contributing to the success of their projects while maintaining safety and productivity standards.

Peter Durey, the Managing Director of H. E. Services said: “We have a very close working relationship with our customers. In this case they were delighted at our response time and service to get the fire quickly put out, and the building made safe. This made the job of the fire brigade a lot easier”.


All information correct as of: 21st May 2014.

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