Ashtead Group investor relations material
Ashtead Group plc engages in the construction, industrial, and general equipment rental business in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Canada. It is also involved in the provision of civil engineering and related consultancy services; asset management activities; and the provision of associated facilities management services. The company operates through two segments: Construction Equipment Rental and Industrial Rental. The Construction Equipment Rental segment rents earth moving machines, cranes, scaffolding, concrete saws, and power tools to a range of construction industry customers. The Industrial Rental segment primarily rents production processing machinery products to a range of industrial sectors by means of short term or long term rental agreements. This segment also offers electrical and mechanical repairs to its customers' technologically advanced equipment. The company was founded in 1947 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.