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Ray Schofield & Courtney Smith
Tel: 0191 487 8988
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Our newly opened Newcastle depot provides cherry picker hire, sales and training for Newcastle and the North East. Located in Gateshead there is easy access via the A1 to Darlington, Durham, Gateshead, Hartlepool and Middlesbrough. We have a range of specialist underbridge inspection units for motorway and structural inspections, and we provide IPAF training courses for all types of M.E.W.P's and powered access equipment, including Scissor lifts, Boom lifts, and self drive Truck mounted platforms.
Facelift Access Hire
Derwenthaugh Industrial Estate
Tyne & Wear
Hire Desk: Courtney Smith
Tel 0191 487 8988
Fax 0191 487 9989
Evenings and weekends:
M +44 (0) 7976 756 104
Work at height training courses held on site include IPAF Operator Training courses for cherry pickers, 1a, 1b, 3a, 3b, IPAF Harness inspection and testing, IPAF MEWPs for Managers training courses. Successful training delegates receive the IPAF 'License' or ‘ticket', the IPAF PAL card. Courses can be held on site or at your chosen location, (minimum number of delegates required - please contact us for further details.
We also offer work at height training for Mobile Access Towers, this is a PASMA tower training course, the range of PASMA courses includes; Work at height (essentials), PASMA low level access, PASMA Management of mobile access towers and the Standard PASMA Mobile access tower course. Our training facilities are convenient for Newcastle, Gateshead, Darlington, Durham, Hartlepool, Middlesbrough, and South Shields, Stockton-on-Tees, Sunderland and Newcastle upon Tyne.
Our experienced highway structure team and range of underbridge and bridge inspection units, can help you to access the worksite in a cost effective and safe manner for maintenance and scheduled inspections of Highways structures. Access equipment available includes the Simon UB40, MOOG 230X, MOOG MBI 120, Aichi 14m Free On-Site Surveys to ascertain client requirements, and assistance in the preparation of Risk & Method Statements. We offer a dedicated IPAF Certified operator on hand to operate the machine safely and effectively.
Facelift can also provide assistance with Traffic management planning, and can schedule machine availability and technical support to meet your requirements on 24/7 and 365 day basis.
Access equipment available for self drive, 3.5 tonne vehicles can be driven on a standard driving license, and our 7.5 tonne vehicles can be driven on a pre '94 standard driving license.
Used cherry pickers, new and secondhand powered access equipment available from leading manufacturers including, Aerial Aichi, Ascendant Access, Bronto Skylift, Denka, Dino, Genie, Grove, GSR, Haulotte, JLG, Nifty lift, PopUp, Priestman, Skyjack, Snorkel, Upright, Versalift, Wumag, Worldlift Industries and more... at prices that you'll find hard to match.