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The Hitec Reterospective: 2019

And just like that, another year is over. 2019 has gone by in a flash and whilst there’s been ups and downs, it’s been a great year for Hitec Lift Trucks. The tree is up, the lights are on and with Christmas only a couple of days away and with the dawn of 2020 on […]

A One Machine Solution for Your Autumn Outdoor Needs

Outdoor work is tough, especially when the darker seasons roll in. But businesses can’t simply stop operating, especially in the lead up to Christmas. Those with yards, grounds and other outdoor areas can particularly struggle to stay on top of things, especially when poor weather rolls in and days become shorter. In this article, we […]

New Acquisition For Briggs Equipment

Briggs Equipment has completed the acquisition of Northern Forklift (Scotland) Ltd, one of Scotland’s largest independent materials handling distributors. This further enhances the position of the asset management and engineering services specialist, as one of the key providers of materials handling equipment in Scotland. Northern Forklift has achieved significant success supporting the thriving food and […]

NEW! Platform Stacker Models

Hyster® is pleased to announce the introduction of the new platform stacker models S1.2S, S1.4S, S1.6S, and S2.0S (D442). These new models are particularly suitable for: Stock movement and transport over short/medium distances Internal load transfer from end of line to shelves Line feed Transport of pallets stacked two high in a trailer (with initial […]

A Few Benefits of Short-Term Hire

Hiring is always a solution. Whether you’re hiring a car, hiring a boat or hiring a person, it’s always as an answer to a problem. Need to get from A to B? Hire a car. Need someone to design a house? Hire an architect. Want to move pallets of goods? Hire a forklift. Whilst for […]

Be Prepared: Christmas Is Coming…

Can we talk about the C word yet? Whilst there seems to be some unwritten rule that the season of good cheer can’t be mentioned until Halloween has passed, for many in retail, manufacturing and other industries, Christmas preparation has already begun. From assembling additional storage to bringing in extra staff and equipment, there are […]

Adding To The Family

As demand grows, so does our team to help accommodate! In the past few months we’ve welcome two new additions to the Hitec family, Elena Zekonyte (accounts) and Amanda Behan (hire). Want to join Hitec? Why not check out our current career opportunities? Elena  Elena started with us in May and has grown to be a vital […]

Spending Time With Wellingborough Mind

As some of you may know, back in June our very own Adam Lantsbery and Hannah Newman-Plummer took part in the Waendel Walk to help raise money for local mental health charity, Wellingborough Mind. The walk itself was a great success and involved thousands of people, some fundraising for various causes and some just participating for the fun […]