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EXECUTIVE HIRE SHOW SCOTLAND 13th
September 2018
Glasgow
Table 7
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EXECUTIVE HIRE ROADSHOW – LONDON & SOUTH EAST 2018
18th October 2018
Cobham, Surrey
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EXECUTIVE HIRE ROADSHOW – NORTH WEST 2018
14th November 2018
Haydock
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EXECUTIVE HIRE ROADSHOW – WEST & WALES 2018
5th December 2018
Filton, Bristol
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EXECUTIVE HIRE SHOW 2019
7th – 8th February 2019
Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Stand B44
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EXECUTIVE HIRE SHOW 2020
5th – 6th February 2020
Ricoh Arena, Coventry
Stand B44
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Linda Betts with Cannon-Access at Vertikal Days

COMPACT SNORKEL SCISSOR LIFTS FOR CANNON ACCESS

Essex-based Cannon Access are expanding their fleet with the addition of three Snorkel compact rough terrain scissor lifts. The order, placed with Linda Betts of Snorkel UK, includes two Snorkel S2755RT narrow rough terrain compact scissor lifts, and one Snorkel S3970BE bi-energy compact rough terrain scissor lift. The Snorkel S2755RT was launched at APEX 2017 …
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Martin Hanley and James Dundon of CPH with Snorkel Owner Don Ahern and Dave Roddy of Snorkel UK at Vertikal Days 2018

CHARLEVILLE PLANT HIRE GROWS FLEET WITH SNORKEL

One of Munster and Ireland’s leading plant, access and tool hire companies has expanded its fleet with the addition of multiple Snorkel lifts. Working with Dave Roddy of Snorkel UK since 2017, Charleville Hire & Platform Ltd T/A CPH have added numerous Snorkel electric scissor lifts, electric boom lifts, and diesel boom lifts to their …
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Scott Holtby

SNORKEL UK APPOINTS SALES MANAGER FOR THE SOUTH WEST

Snorkel UK, the sales and service provider for Snorkel in the U.K. and Ireland, is pleased to announce the appointment of Scott Holtby as Area Sales Manager for the South West. Scott has over 13 years’ experience in technical sales, having started his career in non-ferrous metals. He joins Snorkel UK from Pirtek UK, where …
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CMO Appointed for Xtreme and Snorkel

CHIEF MANUFACTURING OFFICER APPOINTED FOR XTREME MANUFACTURING & SNORKEL

Henderson, Nevada, USA (1st June 2018) Xtreme Manufacturing and Snorkel, global manufacturers of rough terrain telehandlers and aerial work platforms, are pleased to announce the promotion of John Gill to Chief Manufacturing Officer (CMO). Reporting directly to Xtreme Manufacturing & Snorkel CEO, Matthew Elvin, this is a new role that has been created to provide …
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angela taylor promoted to customer operations manager

ANGELA TAYLOR PROMOTED TO CUSTOMER OPERATIONS MANAGER

Snorkel UK is pleased to announce that Angela Taylor has been promoted to the newly-created role of Customer Operations Manager. Angela will relocate to Newcastle-upon-Tyne in the near future to assume the position, which will be based at Snorkel UK’s head office in Washington, Tyne & Wear. Reporting directly to Managing Director, Andrew Fishburn, Angela …
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UK DEBUT FOR NEW RUTHMANN BLUELIFT SA31 AT VERTIKAL DAYS

Boasting what are probably the world’s most compact dimensions in its stowed position, the new RUTHMANN BLUELFT SA31 is making its UK-debut at Vertikal Days 2018. Showcased by Snorkel UK, the exclusive RUTHMANN BLUELIFT distributor for the U.K. and Ireland, the SA31 will be introduced to the U.K. and Ireland access market at the show, …
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NEW LAUNCHES & BIGGEST DISPLAY YET FOR SNORKEL UK AT VERTIKAL DAYS 2018

Snorkel UK, the official sales and service provider for Snorkel lifts and RUTHMANN BLUELIFT tracked spider lifts in the U.K. and Ireland, is taking its largest ever presence at Vertikal Days this year. The double-size stand will feature 11 products, including two brand new product launches for the UK market. The show will mark the …
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Snorkel UK going the distance at Vertikal Days 2018

SNORKEL UK IS GOING THE DISTANCE AT VERTIKAL DAYS 2018

Snorkel UK will showcase Snorkel and Bluelift products on its largest ever stand at the annual exhibition for cranes and access, Vertikal Days 2018. Taking centre stage on the stand will be the Snorkel A38E. Capable of travelling up to 10 miles (16km)* on a single charge, which is the equivalent of four laps around …
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Snorkel UK welcomes access link

SNORKEL UK HOSTS ACCESS LINK SPRING MEETING

Snorkel UK, the sales and service provider for Snorkel in the UK and Ireland, hosted the Access Link Spring Meeting on 1st May 2018. More than 30 Access Link members travelled to the North East of England for the meeting, which was held at the Hilton Hotel on the scenic Gateshead Quays. During the meeting, …
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LINCS LIFTS PUSH FORWARD WITH SNORKEL S3010P’S

UK-based hire company, Lincs Lifts, is growing its access fleet with the addition of Snorkel S3010P push-around mini scissor lifts. The low-level Snorkel S3010P’s were handed over to Lincs Lifts by Snorkel UK Sales Director, Linda Betts, in April, and will be supported by the Snorkel UK team. The Snorkel S3010P is a push-around mini …
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Media Access Solutions Adds 25 Snorkel Scissor Lifts

MEDIA ACCESS SOLUTIONS ADDS 25 SNORKEL SCISSOR LIFTS

Paris, France (25th April 2018) UK-based TV and film access specialist, Media Access Solutions, has placed an order for 25 Snorkel electric and compact rough terrain scissor lifts. The order consists of a mix of 10 Snorkel S3219E, S4726E and S4732E electric slab scissor lifts, 5 Snorkel S3370BE and 10 Snorkel S3970BE bi-energy compact rough …
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PHOTO GALLERY: EXEUCTIVE HIRE SHOW 2018

Snorkel UK enjoyed a very busy Executive Hire Show 2018, showcasing four innovative Snorkel lifts and announcing our new distribution partnership with RUTHMANN BLUELIFT. Check out some of our favorite photos from the show:

VIDEO: EXECUTIVE HIRE SHOW 2018

At the Executive Hire Show 2018, Snorkel UK showcased three examples of Snorkel low level access – the Snorkel S3010P, S3010E and S3215E. Watch our recap of the key features of these innovative lifts, and learn a little more about what Snorkel UK can offer our customers in the U.K. and Ireland.

Snorkel UK appointed exclusive BLUELIFT distributor for UK & Ireland

Snorkel UK appointed exclusive Bluelift distributor for UK & Ireland

Snorkel UK, the sales and service provider for Snorkel lifts in the UK and Ireland today announces that it has been appointed as the exclusive distributor for RUTHMANN BLUELIFT spider lifts. BLUELIFT was an Italian spider lift manufacturer that was founded by the Marti family in 2004. In 2016, the growing business became RUTHMANN Italia …
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Executive Hire Show 2018

Snorkel UK showcases low level access at the Executive Hire Show 2018

Snorkel UK is showcasing three models from Snorkel’s line of low-level scissor lifts at the Executive Hire Show that opens today, including the Snorkel S3010P, S3010E and S3215E. Over the past several months, Snorkel UK has been displaying its S3010P mini scissor lift at the Executive Hire Roadshows across the United Kingdom, and this week …
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BANNER PLANT ADDS SNORKEL LOW LEVEL ACCESS

In a bid to expand their product offering, established U.K. plant hire specialist, Banner Plant has invested in Snorkel low level access platforms. The initial order of Snorkel S3010P push-around mini scissor lifts and Snorkel S3010E self-propelled mini scissor lifts has been deployed in the Rotherham depot, offering a new product category to their vast …
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THIRTY LOW LEVEL SNORKEL SCISSOR LIFTS FOR BSS INDUSTRIAL

Washington, Tyne & Wear, UK (25th August 2017) BSS Industrial, a division of Travis Perkins plc, has invested in thirty Snorkel S3010P push-around scissor lifts. The order for thirty units was placed with Linda Betts, Sales Director for Snorkel UK. The Snorkel S3010P scissor lift is a push-around ‘mini’ scissor lift, that delivers a working …
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ELAVATION ADDS VERSATILITY WITH SNORKEL BI-ENERGY SCISSOR LIFTS

Milton Keynes based rental company, Elavation Ltd., have added two Snorkel S3970BE bi-energy compact rough terrain scissor lifts to their fleet. The Snorkel S3970BE is a compact scissor lift that can lift up to 350kg to a working height of 13.9m. The bi-energy system means that the lift can be operated on either its diesel …
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BANNER PLANT ADDS SNORKEL SCISSOR LIFTS

Washington, Tyne & Wear, U.K. (26th July 2017) Long established U.K. plant hire specialist, Banner Plant Limited, has added four Snorkel electric scissor lifts to its fleet. Banner Powered Access has taken delivery of two Snorkel S3215E and two Snorkel S3220E electric scissor lifts, which are deployed in their rental fleets in the Rotherham and …
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SNORKEL ELECTRIC SCISSOR LIFTS FOR P.E.T. HIRE FLEET

Washington, Tyne & Wear, UK (15th June 2017) UK equipment rental company, P.E.T. Hire has invested in eleven Snorkel electric scissor lifts for their fleet. Based in Crewe, Cheshire, P.E.T. Hire Centre Limited were established in 1974 and remain Cheshire’s largest independent hire company. Offering a wide range of services to the region, P.E.T. Hire …
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Photo Gallery: Vertikal Days 2017

Snorkel UK enjoyed a very busy Vertikal Days 2017 with many orders being placed and lots of interest in the new line of Snorkel material lifts, which made their UK debut at the show. Snorkel UK would like to thank everyone who took the time to visit the stand, and look forward to following up …
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SNORKEL UK ADDS BREADTH WITH THE APPOINTMENT OF DAVE RODDY

Snorkel UK, the sales and service provider for Snorkel in the U.K. and Ireland, are pleased to announce the appointment of Dave Roddy to the new position of Business Development Manager. With over 30 years experience within the industrial and construction sectors, Dave has a proven track record in sales and account management. Within the …
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UK DEBUT FOR SNORKEL MATERIAL LIFTS AT VERTIKAL DAYS 2017

Snorkel will debut its new line of material lifts at Vertikal Days 2017. The global manufacturer of aerial work platforms is officially unveiling its brand-new material lift line to the UK market. Split into two product families, the Snorkel material lift range includes three ‘MLC’ models designed for heavy-duty, construction applications, as well as three …
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SNORKEL UK TAKES LIGHTWEIGHT MINI SCISSOR LIFT TO EXECUTIVE HIRE SHOW

Snorkel UK, the sales and service provider for Snorkel lifts, parts and service in the UK and Ireland, will introduce a self-propelled mini scissor lift to hirers attending the Executive Hire Show in February 2017. The Snorkel S3010E is a self-propelled 3.0m (9 ft. 11 in.) scissor lift, that can lift one person with tools …
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ADVANCED ACCESS PLATFORMS TAKE IT TO THE NEXT LEVEL WITH SNORKEL SPEED LEVELS

Washington, Tyne & Wear, U.K. (10th January 2017) UK rental company, Advanced Access Platforms has added two Snorkel SL30SL Speed Level’s to their rental fleet. The order for the units was placed with Snorkel UK’s Linda Betts, by Advanced Access Platforms owner, John Corcoran at Vertikal Days 2016, following a demonstration at the show. Advanced …
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Wishing all our customers a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Your support during 2016 has been greatly appreciated, together we achieved a great deal during the past year and even more exciting things are coming in the future, including: New equipment – Launched at Con Expo On Line Parts Ordering Custom accessories We will also be further strengthening our internal support by adding a service …
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SNORKEL UK APPOINTS PLP LIFT TRUCKS AS AN AUTHORISED REGIONAL DEALER

Snorkel UK, the dedicated sales and service provider for Snorkel lifts in the U.K. and Ireland are pleased to announce the appointment of Sheffield-based PLP Lift Trucks as an authorized regional dealer. Under the terms of the agreement, PLP Lift Trucks are authorized to sell and service Snorkel lifts in Yorkshire, Nottinghamshire, Lincolnshire and Derbyshire, …
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LTS POWERED ACCESS TAKES SNORKEL ELECTRIC SCISSOR LIFTS

UK-based access rental and sales company, LTS Powered Access has taken delivery of 15 Snorkel electric scissor lifts. The order placed with Jim Martyr, Sales Manager for Snorkel UK at Bauma 2016, consisted of five Snorkel S3219E models, plus five of each of Snorkel’s wider S4726E and S4732E models. The lifts were handed over to …
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VICE PRESIDENT OF PRODUCT SUPPORT FOR XTREME MANUFACTURING & SNORKEL

Xtreme Manufacturing and Snorkel, global manufacturers of rough terrain telehandlers and aerial work platforms, are pleased to announce the appointment of Jamie Graham to the role of Vice President of Product Support for both companies. Reporting directly to Xtreme Manufacturing & Snorkel CEO, Matthew Elvin, this is a new role that has been created to …
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ELAVATION ADDS SNORKEL TM12’s

Milton Keynes based rental company, Elavation Ltd, have added Snorkel TM12 self-propelled mast lifts to their fleet. The order placed with Snorkel UK, consists of 6 Snorkel TM12’s were handed over to Elavation director, Barry Brady, earlier this month by Snorkel UK’s sales director, Linda Betts. Elavation offer rental and sales of powered access equipment, …
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FIRST SNORKEL BOOM LIFT FOR ANGLIA ACCESS PLATFORMS

Anglia Access Platforms recently took delivery of their first Snorkel lift. The Snorkel A46JRT articulated boom lift was handed over to joint owner, Mark Pratt, by Snorkel UK Sales Director, Linda Betts at their facility in Norfolk, in East Anglia in July. Mark Pratt, who jointly owns the business with Mark Allison, said, “We run …
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DROMAD HIRE ADDS NEW SNORKEL LIFTS TO ITS FLEET

Irish rental company, Dromad Hire, has invested in two new Snorkel A38E boom lifts, in a deal closed at Vertikal Days 2016. Founded in 1988, Dromad Hire is a fully Irish owned family operated plant and tool hire business, that is based in Dundalk in the Republic of Ireland. They have recently expanded into specialized …
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SNORKEL UK EXPANDS SALES TEAM

Snorkel UK, the direct sales and service operation for Snorkel lifts in the United Kingdom & Ireland is pleased to announce four further appointments to the team.

PHOTO GALLERY: VERTIKAL DAYS 2016

Snorkel UK enjoyed their most successful Vertikal Days to date this year at Haydock Racecourse on 15th & 16th June. The show marked the global relaunch of the Snorkel Speed Level that has recently been upgraded with a new control system, as well as the UK debut of Snorkel’s new mid-size telescopic boom lifts, with the Snorkel 660SJ on display.

LINDA BETTS JOINS SNORKEL UK AS SALES DIRECTOR

Snorkel UK is pleased to announce the appointment of Linda Betts as Sales Director. Reporting directly to Andrew Fishburn, Divisional Managing Director for Snorkel UK, Linda will be based in the East Midlands, with responsibility for further developing key account sales within this important geographical region. Linda is an experienced professional within the UK equipment …
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SNORKEL APPOINTS ANDREW FISHBURN AS DIVISIONAL MANAGING DIRECTOR, SNORKEL UK

Snorkel is pleased to announce the appointment of Andrew Fishburn as Divisional Managing Director of its Snorkel UK operation, with immediate effect. Based at Snorkel’s manufacturing facility in Washington, Tyne & Wear, Andrew will be responsible for leading Snorkel UK, the direct sales and service division which supports customers across the United Kingdom & Ireland. …
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