Worlds Largest Boom Lift Joins AFIs Super-Set Fleet

11 September 2017

AFI has added two JLG 1850SJs – the world’s largest boom lift – to its Super-Set large machine hire fleet.


AFI completes significant acquisition of Kimberly Access Group

06 September 2017

AFI, the UK’s largest independently owned powered access equipment rental, training and sales business, is pleased to announce the acquisition of the business and assets of Kimberly Access Group (‘Kimberly’).


AFI Gains Airside Approval At Birmingham Airport

08 August 2017

AFI can now deliver powered access machines direct to contractors working at Birmingham Airport.


AFI Super-Set Machines Rise To The Challenge At Agricultural Feed Mill

24 July 2017

Contractors redeveloping an agricultural feed mill hired booms and scissor lifts from AFI’s Super-Set fleet of large machines to help them build a new £10m manufacturing facility and extend the existing premises.


AFI Places 7million Of New Machine Orders

19 July 2017

AFI has placed a further £7m of orders for 500 MEWPs for the AFI-Uplift fleet and new truck and track mounts for the Wilson Access fleet.


Premier Conference And Events Venue Hires AFI’s Premier Boom Lift

28 June 2017

When a premier conference and events venue needed a boom lift to access a high-level stadium roof it hired the premier model from AFI’s fleet – the Genie SX-180.


AFIs Resale Division Gains Major Export Order

23 May 2017

AFI Resale – the AFI group’s new and used machine sales operation – has gained a number of major contracts in the first quarter of 2017, including a £500,000 order to supply 57 booms and scissor lifts to a trader in Eastern Europe. This success comes after the division achieved a 25% growth in export sales during 2016.


AFI Support Armed Forces Charity Boxing Evening

19 May 2017

AFI recently supported a charity ‘Evening of Military Boxing’ held at RAF Henlow in Bedfordshire by supplying a Skyjack 3219 scissor lift to help prepare the gym for the event.


AFI Produces Machine Familiarisation Videos For Super-Set Large Machine Range

08 May 2017

AFI has further extended its range of powered access machine familiarisation videos by producing videos to cover models in its Super-Set large machine fleet.


AFI Gains FORS Gold Reaccreditation

28 April 2017

AFI has achieved Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS) Gold certification for the third consecutive year for its good working practices in the way it operates its machine delivery and service van fleets.