• Gunstones turns up the heat with Briggs' BE Portal

    Gunstones Bakery in Sheffield forms part of the meal solutions division of one of the leading food manufacturers in the UK; 2 Sisters Food Group. Formed in 1993 the group is one of British businesses most compelling success stories of the last 20 years, with customers including each of the nation’s favourite supermarkets. Briggs Equipment UK have supplied Gunstones Bakery with materials handling equipment for 16 years and work closely with Richard Ironside, logistics support manager, to ensure smooth operation and cost control through the utilisation of Briggs’ unique ‘BE Portal’.

    3/8/2018 12:00:00 AM | client Gunstones Bakery, The 2 Sisters Food Group
  • Evolving partnership drives efficiencies at Travis Perkins Group

    The Travis Perkins Group’s partnership with Briggs Equipment continues to evolve to support the changing needs of 2,500 branches and the Wickes operation. Spanning more than 20 years and currently driven by technological developments and wider commercial challenges, the relationship is enabling the UK’s premier builder’s merchant and home improvements retailer to grow its business by maximising key efficiencies.

    7/7/2017 12:00:00 AM | client Travis Perkins
  • Envirowales recycling plant chooses Yale and Briggs

    Based in Ebbw Vale, Envirowales recycles lead acid batteries to produce lead alloys, sodium sulphate and polypropylene and has invested £58million to create the most modern facility in Europe. Utilising the best available techniques and operating to the highest environmental standards, the company is setting the pace with an impressive recycling efficiency rate of more than 95%.

    3/8/2018 12:00:00 AM | client Envirowales
  • Briggs significantly increases uptime for Veka fleet

    Originating in Germany in 1969, Veka PLC are the UK’s largest window and door systems manufacturer. They are an award winner within their field, being recognised for their Manufacturing and Business commitment in recent years. Based in Burnley within the North West of England, Veka have been an existing customer of Barloworld/Briggs for 16 years.

    7/12/2018 12:00:00 AM | client Veka Plc
  • Briggs Short Term Hire team support Projector Lifting

    Projector Lifting Service Ltd, based in Buckinghamshire, specialise in machinery handling, machinery removal and overhead lifting projects across the UK. Working across multiple sites, getting the job done safely and efficiently to the planned timescale is paramount for the company’s success.

    4/10/2018 12:00:00 AM | client Projector Lifting Services Ltd
  • Briggs provides the ingredients for success for global food giant Greencore

    Leading international food manufacturer Greencore has drawn on the diverse MHE offerings of Briggs Equipment to help drive cost efficiencies and to provide a unique customer service at its Food to Go facility in Northampton.

    3/8/2018 12:00:00 AM | client Greencore
  • Briggs makes Swift delivery to caravan manufacturer

    Briggs Equipment has helped the country’s leading manufacturer of touring caravans, motorhomes and holiday homes improve its materials handling capabilities by updating its equipment fleet.

    7/10/2018 12:00:00 AM | client Swift Group
  • Briggs helps First Choice expand their business

    Briggs Equipment has helped Cannock-based catering equipment supplier First Choice to expand into their brand new, 90,000 square foot distribution centre.

    7/11/2017 12:00:00 AM | client First Choice
  • Briggs Equipment provides support for A.C Roof Trusses

    Privately owned family company A.C. Roof Trusses offer the complete package for building construction; timber frame, posi-joists and roof trusses. They design and manufacture all engineered timber products from their site in Mid-Wales which is where they have taken one UTILEV forklift truck and two Bulmor side loaders from Briggs.

    7/16/2018 12:00:00 AM | client A.C Roof Trusses
  • Briggs Equipment makes a positive impact at Avanti Environmental

    Avanti is one of the UK’s largest environmental management companies. Under the Total Waste Management concept they work directly with their customers in order to examine and map all waste types in order to provide re-use, recycling and recovery options in line with legislation and best practice. Avanti have taken 21 new Hyster trucks to cover five of their sites.

    3/8/2018 12:00:00 AM | client Avanti Environmental
  • Bespoke solutions and on-site back up assist Port of Tilbury operations

    Based on the River Thames, Port of Tilbury handles 16 million tonnes of cargo each year. The 1,100 acre site primarily handles containers, ro-ro, wood, paper, recycled products and grain. The Port is a multi-modal hub that employs over 3,500 people and is a significant contributor to the local and UK economy. With such a range of products passing through the port, handling equipment goes beyond specialist and has to be bespoke. In turn, a service to support and maintain such machinery also has to be bespoke.

    3/8/2018 12:00:00 AM | client Port of Tilbury