ATEX EQUIPMENT EXPLAINED
ATEX Equipment, also known as “Atmosphères Explosibles” ensures the protection against the occurrence of an explosion in an environment where dust or flammable gas is present.
Getting To Those Hard To Reach Places
ATEX Cleaning systems are specially designed to enable the machine operator to clean at a high level while keeping their feet firmly on the ground, to enable this these specialist ATEX vacuums come equipped with pole kits which allow extension of up to 40 feet (12 meters) and are certified by Element (www.element.com) as safe for use within ATEX 22 explosive dust zones.
Why ATEX Hire Could Offer a More Favourable Solution
Many commercial sites, in particular, food manufacturing (flour mills for example) need to remove potentially explosive dust that rests at a height. CapEx can often act as a barrier to entry when purchasing specialist ATEX equipment, which leaves hire as one of the only options.
Cleaning equipment hire is becoming an increasingly popular choice for organisations looking to solve their cleaning problems without the commitment and capital expense associated with purchase, some of the main benefits of hiring from R&S include:
1. Hassle Free Equipment Provision and Maintenance
Simply tell us about what you are trying to achieve and we will take over the role of sourcing the right equipment to suit – plus you can enjoy peace of mind that the equipment you hire is supported by our expert service and maintenance engineers.
2. Guaranteed Results & Reliability
A recent study of Cleaning & Facilities Manager’s workload highlighted that as much as 20% of their working week was dedicated to trouble-shooting equipment related issues. By hiring your equipment from R&S you can free-up your valuable time, safe in the knowledge that all of our hire solutions are inspected and tested prior to each hire-out and supported by our on-site service and maintenance team.
3. Simple Monthly Payment Plans
Our simple monthly payment plans bring clarity to your hire costs, allowing you to budget accordingly and cut-back administration costs.
4. Choice & Flexibility
Our hire range presents an array of equipment to suit multiple cleaning applications, but, if you can’t find what you’re looking our consultative approach will help you to source the perfect machine to your exact requirements.
5. Tax Efficient
Hiring, is of course, 100% tax deductible, which may also help to reduce your capital gains tax and in return reduce the number of depreciating assets on your balance sheet.
6. Improved Cash Flow
Hire your equipment and put your capital funds to better, more profitable use.
7. Inclusive Repairs & Servicing
Great news – ALL repairs and servicing of R&S equipment are free-of-charge* AND we guarantee replacements in the event of a machine breakdowns.
*subject to fair wear and tear and/or operator damage.
8. Limited Commitment
Our super flexible hire packages start from as little as 3-days.
9. Delivery & Collection
At R&S we offer a flexible Delivery & Collection service, offering our clients two simple options:
10. Hire & Collect
your equipment will be tested & hire-ready for you to collect at your convenience
11. Hire & Deliver
our friendly delivery team can deliver to your specified location for a small charge of £1 per mile from Head Office in Northampton (Minimum delivery charge £25 for <25 mile proximity). Our team have been trained to provide specialist advice and support with understanding and sourcing the appropriate ATEX certified equipment for any specialist application where it is required, with hire terms that suit time and budget.
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