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Speedy scoops Kier supplier of the year

Tool and equipment hire firm, Speedy Hire, has been named supplier of the year for the North West and North Wales region by construction firm Kier.

The company, which beat over 300 other suppliers to win the awrard, was praised for its strong team interaction across all areas of the business, from procurement and project management to health and safety and on site.

Steve Winward, operations director at Speedy Northern said: “Speedy was runner-up for the award last year and this year’s win recognises that we have gone the extra mile to ensure truly excellent service.”

As well as providing tools and equipment across all Kier sites in the UK, Speedy also delivers regular free safety and health awareness days.This on site training includes product demonstrations and ‘toolbox talks’ - covering a range of subjects such as Working at Height.

Mike Green, head of procurement at Kier said: “Speedy has pulled out all the stops over the last 12 months and feedback from everyone at Kier has been excellent.”