At the Hire Awards of Excellence, presented last month, Newburn’s Kieran Brown was highly commended, in the Hire Manager of the Year category.
Winners celebrate at the Hire Awards of Excellence 2019
SDMO J66K – the most frequently-specified generator for fire lift applications
In a fire, a safe, reliable source of power is critical. Tasked with supplying the emergency firefighting power for Victorian mill conversions, Newburn Power’s expertise and commitment to health and safety made them the perfect partner for power safety, instilling confidence should the worst happen.
Following last year’s nomination for SafeHire Company of the Year, Newburn Power are finalists in three categories for 2019: recognising both company and individual achievement across the plant, tool, equipment and event hire industry.
Meeting the regular energy demands at ports is a huge challenge but emergency power requirements add a new layer of logistics – especially when the cargo is frozen food.
Part of Associated British Ports, Immingham is Britain’s largest port, handling 55 million tonnes of cargo each year. Last month, when extreme weather including gale force winds forced a Scandinavian cargo ship to divert from its Lowestoft destination, the port authority redirected the ship to the closest port, Immingham.