From traditional manufacturing, to modern warehousing and distribution, UK industry covers a diverse range of businesses, and Ardent has the capability to support them all.

Whether you require short term equipment hire for specific projects, or long term contracts for facilities management, Ardent offers strategic solutions that maximise benefits and minimise costs.

Ardent offers cost effective contracts for forklifts and telehandlers for the growing distribution sector, providing the very latest, fuel efficient equipment with full service back up, leaving you free to concentrate on your core business.

Ardent is also an essential partner in facilities management, providing everything from access platforms and cherry pickers to maintain roofs and high lighting, to tractors and trailers to move your own equipment around your site simply and safely.

We appreciate the need to deliver the right equipment at the right time to fit in with your demanding schedules, especially during key maintenance shutdowns when every hour of downtime is costing you money. Ardent have the experience and expertise to work closely with your team to create strategic solutions that minimise such shutdowns without compromising safety or efficiency.

Ardent understands the industrial environment, and this allows us to work effectively with you to guarantee compliance and protect your workforce. We provide full, on site, health and safety training on all our equipment, backed by comprehensive manuals and H&S video films.

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