Mecalac Construction Equipment UK Ltd, a global leader in compact equipment design and manufacture, has announced a supply agreement with Morris Leslie Plant Hire Ltd. The contract will see Mecalac provide one of the UK’s leading equipment hire firms with upwards of 200 site dumper units over the course of the year.
Set to replace two-year-old models in the Morris Leslie fleet, Mecalac will supply a variety of forward and swivel tip units with payloads between one and nine tones. Each rental-tough unit will feature the latest in emissions-compliant engine technology, class-leading build quality and state-of-the-art operator controls.
Upgrading to the latest Mecalac range comes as part of a strategic initiative to provide construction professionals nationwide with class-leading equipment, specifically designed to meet the challenges of today’s urban construction environment. The 2018 units will be manufactured at Mecalac’s production site in Coventry and fully-livered on site with Morris Leslie decals.
“We want to provide our customers with the very best in industry leading products and need equipment that is efficient, reliable and built with the operator in mind. We have one of the most modern fleets in the industry with an average fleet age of less than two years old, which allows us to ensure customers have high-quality kit they can depend on. This agreement with Mecalac will provide us with the very latest in innovation and design,” comments Graham Ogilvie, Managing Director at Morris Leslie Plant Hire.
“Mecalac’s market leading range offers a variety of models to suit the needs of our varied customer base. This variety allows our customer a choice of equipment, all with the same high standard of performance you would expect from our leading plant hire fleet.”
Paul MacPherson, UK Sales and Marketing Director at Mecalac Construction Equipment UK Ltd, added “As one of the UK’s premier plant hire specialists, renowned for delivering exceptional service for construction professionals nationwide, we’re excited to be working with Morris Leslie Plant Hire Ltd.
“With 65 years’ experience in manufacturing market leading machines, our range has been developed with the operator in mind. Quality of product is paired with state-of-the-art technology to create the ultimate earthmoving solution.”