As Speedy's partner of choice for specialist temperature control rental solutions, Watkins Hire understands the importance of its national account clients and maximises the benefits of the partnership by providing additional services and support.
Watkins Hire has won a major temperature control emergency planning service contract to supply a standby boiler and fuel tank package to a major UK hospital in the event of a failure. The enquiry came in following an initial LinkedIn post, promoting Watkins Temperature Control Emergency Planning Service (TCEPS). A major FM company responded the very same day to the LinkedIn post requesting a meeting to discuss TCEPS in more detail.
Watkins Hire rolls out new WASPS service to cover mandatory steam boiler inspections and emergencies. A leading UK packaging manufacturer is among the first companies to sign up for the pioneering Watkins Annual Steam Protection Service (WASPS), which guarantees business continuity during mandatory steam boiler inspections.
Marc White of Carrier Rental Systems UK group linked with Watkins Hire talks about the benefits of rental in ACR Journal
Effective temperature control is as vital for buildings as it is for many industrial processes. In both cases, buying chillers, boilers, air movement and pumping equipment is often the default solution. However, there are a number of solutions where it makes sense to rent rather than purchase.
When a southern dairy process plant required urgent temporary cooling to a production hall used to manufacture flavoured milk drinks, they called Watkins Hire for assistance. One of the onsite cooling coils had failed and a hire chiller package was required on site urgently to ensure production could continue.
Watkins Hire were recently contacted to provide a temporary heating package for a prestigious site in the city of Chester for the new Iconic Cultural Centre. A Watkins Hire Heating Specialist proposed a heating solution which included indirect fired oil heaters complete with fuel tanks.
Did you know that Watkins Hire has the UK’s largest range of specialist dehumidification rental products?
Watkins Hire Ltd has recently invested in the latest technology available in desiccant dehumidifiers for the temperature control rental market.
The London Museum of Water and Steam is housed in the former Kew Bridge Waterworks of the Grand Junction and later the Metropolitan Water Board which is the oldest and most complete clean water pumping station in the world.
Carrier Rental Systems (UK) Ltd, a UK subsidiary of US public company United Technologies Corp (UTC), has acquired Watkins Hire Ltd with immediate effect. Carrier Rental Systems operates a nationwide rental service for high-performance chillers, air handling units, heaters and boilers, and works with related UK businesses SLD Pumps & Power and Toshiba Carrier UK to offer a complete service for industry, buildings and events.