GAP Hire Solutions selects Atlas Copco pumps for its new pump services division

The UK’s largest independent hire company, GAP Hire Solutions (GAP), has established a specialist pump companies division; and as a half of the £18 million investment has selected pumps from Atlas Copco Power and Flow. Atlas Copco will provide 310 bespoke surface dewatering pumps of varied sizes, including 4”, 6”, and 8” pumps.
GAP continuously strives to make its customers’ lives simpler by offering market-leading equipment and figuring out demand for a pump rental service. To improve the client expertise and meet environmental ambitions, GAP has created a high spec Pump Service. The rent company wanted a pump associate who might provide it with reliable and high-quality gear tailored particularly for its customers’ needs while additionally with the ability to withstand the rigors of the rental market.
“At GAP we work intently with our prospects to understand what gear they require and regularly look to expand our portfolio and services as appropriate,” says Richard Broughton, Head of Pumps Services at GAP. “We have entered the pump rental market with our Pump Services division and wanted to source a pump OEM that could supply revolutionary solutions, with the flexibility to adapt, construct, and supply a turnkey vary of dewatering pumps.”

GAP Pump Services is at present operating from six areas nationwide within the United Kingdom in Tilbury, Derby, Tewkesbury, Bury St Edmunds, Warrington and Harthill with plans to open additional facilities very quickly.
Atlas Copco is renowned for its high-quality pumping equipment and is a trusted model worldwide. Its energy-efficient pumps are sturdy, provide wonderful long-life excessive performance, and are straightforward to service.
“We approached Atlas Copco and have been incredibly impressed with their commitment to innovation and their capacity to hearken to and perceive the market requirements from a modern pump rental enterprise,” explains Richard. “We had some very particular demands, and Atlas Copco rose to the problem.”

“At Atlas Copco, we at all times attempt to accommodate our customers’ necessities and are as versatile as potential,” says Colin Baker, Regional Sales Manager UK & Ireland at Atlas Copco Power and Flow. “GAP offered robust and loyal qualities and we’re delighted to have been chosen to produce the pumps to their new division.”

“At Atlas Copco, we understand pumps, their application and most significantly the individuals utilizing them. We delight ourselves in providing effective solutions that are key to our customer’s success, whilst providing sustainable and reliable products,” states Saksham Dube, Divisional Product Manager Surface Pumps.
GAP had various demands from the pumps so they might greatest meet the necessities of their prospects. First, the pumps required engines compliant with the Stage V emissions laws as properly as having the flexibility to run on hydrotreated vegetable oil (HVO) gas. The pumps also needed to have long-run gasoline tanks in order that GAP’s clients may take away the necessity for hiring external fuel tanks and therefore get rid of the risk of ground contamination. Furthermore, the pumps wanted to include photo voltaic panels so they can cost batteries while on standby in remote locations.
Another key demand from the pumps was their capability to offer diagnostics. Atlas Copco pumps function sensible control panels, and the Innovative Build characteristic allows for exceptionally easy area service and upkeep so customers can reduce downtime.
The pumps wanted to be sturdy, with exceptional corrosion resistance, and so were provided with galvanized frames. Finally, GAP required the canopies to be painted in its livery and branding.
“Atlas Copco’s manufacturing facility in Italy labored exhausting to make sure the entire particular situations had been met, appropriate testing had taken place, and the pumps have been delivered in time. Already greater than 200 pumps have been delivered,” continues Saksham Dube.
“We are proud to supply the Atlas Copco pumps as part of our portfolio. Their value proposition is very a lot aligned with our wants, and we proceed to work together to take a look at new pump builds which permits us to advance our offering and higher assist our clients,” concludes Richard.
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