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

The UK’s largest impartial rent firm, GAP Hire Solutions (GAP), has established a specialist pump companies division; and as a part of the £18 million funding 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 constantly 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 needed a pump companion who could supply it with reliable and high-quality tools tailor-made particularly for its customers’ wants whereas also being ready to face up to the rigors of the rental market.
“At GAP we work intently with our prospects to grasp what gear they require and continually look to increase our portfolio and providers as acceptable,” says Richard Broughton, Head of Pumps Services at GAP. “We have entered the pump rental market with our Pump Services division and needed to source a pump OEM that could supply innovative options, with the power to adapt, build, and provide a turnkey vary of dewatering pumps.”
GAP Pump Services is at present operating from six areas nationwide in the United Kingdom in Tilbury, Derby, Tewkesbury, Bury St Edmunds, Warrington and Harthill with plans to open further amenities very soon.
Atlas Copco is famend for its high-quality pumping tools and is a trusted brand worldwide. Its energy-efficient pumps are sturdy, present glorious long-life high efficiency, and are easy 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 contemporary pump rental enterprise,” explains Richard. “We had some very specific calls for, and Atlas Copco rose to the challenge.”
“At Atlas Copco, we all the time try to accommodate our customers’ necessities and are as flexible as potential,” says Colin Baker, Regional Sales Manager UK & Ireland at Atlas Copco Power and Flow. “GAP supplied ร้านซ่อมเครื่องวัดความดัน and dependable qualities and we’re delighted to have been chosen to provide the pumps to their new division.”
“At Atlas Copco, we understand pumps, their application and most importantly the people utilizing them. We satisfaction ourselves in providing effective solutions which may be key to our customer’s success, whilst providing sustainable and dependable products,” states Saksham Dube, Divisional Product Manager Surface Pumps.
GAP had various calls for from the pumps so they might finest meet the necessities of their customers. First, the pumps required engines compliant with the Stage V emissions rules as well as with the power to run on hydrotreated vegetable oil (HVO) fuel. The pumps additionally needed to have long-run gasoline tanks in order that GAP’s customers might remove the necessity for hiring exterior gasoline tanks and due to this fact get rid of the risk of ground contamination. Furthermore, the pumps wanted to include solar panels so they can cost batteries whereas on standby in remote areas.
Another key demand from the pumps was their ability to offer diagnostics. Atlas Copco pumps characteristic sensible control panels, and the Innovative Build feature permits for exceptionally easy field service and maintenance so customers can reduce downtime.
The pumps needed to be robust, with distinctive corrosion resistance, and so have been supplied with galvanized frames. Finally, GAP required the canopies to be painted in its livery and branding.
“Atlas Copco’s manufacturing facility in Italy worked hard to ensure all of the particular circumstances had been met, applicable testing had taken place, and the pumps had 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 worth proposition is very much aligned with our wants, and we proceed to work together to have a look at new pump builds which allows us to advance our offering and higher help our clients,” concludes Richard.
Atlas Copco’s pump range has been developed as a result of over 140 years of experience with building prospects worldwide and contains small moveable pumps, electric submersible pumps, centrifugal drainage pumps, excessive head pumps, and wellpoint floor pumps.

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