Established in 1974 James Penman plant hire has become a successful company serving their customer base in the Fife construction industry. Since then the business has grown by continually delivering high levels of customer service, employing skilled, helpful and courteous plant operators, and providing its services and highly competitive rates.
It was managing director Jim Penman, a former machine operator, and wife Maureen, who established the outfit which now has a turnover of over £4 million and a skilled workforce of 40 people.
Unfortunately Jim passed away in 2009 but the business is still being run by James, Wendy and Jane.
Based at Mitchelson industrial estate in Kirkcaldy, Fife, James Penman plant hire supplies a wide range of operated plant and non-operated or unmanned plant with a wide range of plant vehicles.
Penman’s operators and staff are a dedicated team, with some workers having spent over 20 years with the company. The operators are highly skilled, often being responsible for high-value complex equipment and machinery.
Approximately 95% of customers have used James Penman plant hire for over 20 years, an impressive statistic company involved in such a valuable industry.
James Penman plant hire also deliver small contracts such as groundwork, drainage, ditches, and a host of types of work.