Equipment hire specialist, Coates Hire
won the 2012 ‘Rental Company of the Year’ award at the Hire and Rental Industry annual awards night held recently at the HRIA Convention & Exhibition event on the Gold Coast.
Adjudicated by the HRIA, the peak national industry body representing the hire and rental industry in Australia, the ‘Rental Company of the Year’ award recognises the combined efforts of a well-rounded organisation.
Coates Hire’s strong focus on developing their people, the culture of safety built within the organisation, the ongoing commitment to significant hire fleet investment and the big lift in Coates Hire’s brand value and market presence were some of the factors behind the recognition.
CEO Leigh Ainsworth observes that the HRIA judges were impressed with the continuous improvement to all facets of their business including the training and development of employees and the investment in new fleet. The product, service and process management improvements have positively impacted Coates Hire’s strong alliances with their customers.