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Eco-friendly Solutions for us, for you and OUR planet!

Eco-friendly Solutions for us, for you and OUR planet!

There is no hiding from the fact we are in the middle of a climate emergency, which many scientists believe is a far bigger threat than the Covid-19 pandemic. With this in mind Eagle Platforms have acted and hope we can provide the platform and initiative for some of...

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IPAF Training – New Courses Added

IPAF Training – New Courses Added

Eagle Platforms have just hit a massive boundary, with six brand new IPAF training courses available to choose from. All of the details of each of the courses can be found on our website, but this post will give you a summary of what you can expect from the exciting...

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How to Choose the Right Scissor Lift

How to Choose the Right Scissor Lift

As you are reading this article, the chances are that you are in an industry that means you need to deploy MEWPs (Mobile Elevating Work Platforms) on a regular basis. As you will know, MEWPs come in all shapes and sizes, from cherry pickers to scissor lifts and are...

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What is a Telehandler and when to use one?

What is a Telehandler and when to use one?

What Is a Telehandler? A telehandler is a machine with multiple uses that can lift, move and position material. It is short for ‘telescopic handler’ and is capable of receiving different attachments in order to shift material of all manner of shapes and sizes. It is a...

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Eagle’s Eyrie Grows: Watch Us Soar!

Eagle Platforms never rest in our pursuit to build the very best fleet of working at height machinery that the market has to offer. As technology and designs evolve, so we must expand our horizons and seek out the best equipment possible to ensure the optimal safety,...

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Eagle Platforms – Christmas Message

One of the most challenging years in living memory draws to a sad close for many, with Christmas restrictions announced, but there is, we must hope a light at the end of a long tunnel and thanks to a vaccine, hopefully normal life will be allowed to resume in 2021....

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Brand new delivery of JCB Scissor Lifts Arrives

Eagle Platforms are delighted to announce what is a final, exciting piece of news for 2020, in the delivery of 3 different JCB Scissor Lifts to add to our ever expanding fleet of the highest quality working at height vehicles. We have added the following pieces of...

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Everything you need to know about the IPAF PAL Card

With the huge strides Eagle Platforms have made to expand and perfect our IPAF training programmes in recent years and the extensive efforts to make our testing programmes Covid-secure, we thought it wise to explain just what an IPAF PAL Card provides for its...

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Eagle Platforms Elevates Recruitment Drive

Eagle Platforms Elevates Recruitment Drive

Never a company to follow trends, but rather a dynamic business that looks to lead the way, often forging a new path through the rocky terrain of the access platforms industry, Eagle Platforms, Sheffield are continuing to rage against the machine, bucking the trend of...

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Revitalising the Oldest Stadium in the World

Revitalising the Oldest Stadium in the World

Everyone’s a Blade aren’t they? Or so Sheffield United fans would have you believe. What is indisputable is that Bramall Lane, which started life as a cricket ground, is the oldest stadium in the world. Opening in April 1855, it was at first only used for cricket...

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Eagle Platforms Elevates Recruitment Drive

Eagle Platforms – September Update

And so, summer is over and autumn is here and just as the seasons keep moving along so do things at Eagle Platforms. Our work is never complete as we strive to deliver the very best quality training and the latest and most user-friendly working at height equipment on...

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What to Expect on an IPAF Operator Course

What to Expect on an IPAF Operator Course

If you are signed up for an IPAF Operator course you might want some information on what you will be doing on the day, especially in the light of the changes resulting from the Covid-19 pandemic. Everyone likes to be prepared, both physically and mentally for any...

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Eagle Platforms Bring in New machines!

Eagle Platforms Bring in New machines!

Eagle Platforms work closely with Haulotte UK and as such we have spent over £3m in the last year and a half on fleets of new MEWPs including booms and telehandlers. Not content to rest on our laurels in a constant desire to provide the very best machines for our many...

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Improving the General Environment in Which We Live

Improving the General Environment in Which We Live

We live in an increasingly delicate environment and are very aware that we all must contribute in a positive way to reducing damaging emissions. Our decisions today, without doubt impact on generations to come. It is company policy to buy wise and plan minimal...

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PASMA and IPAF training in a Covid-19 world

PASMA and IPAF training in a Covid-19 world

As Bob Dylan might put it, the times they are a-changing. Of this there is no doubt. The way in which we go about our daily lives, be it out and about or at work is not set to return to ‘normality’ any time soon. That being said, some things must continue and with...

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Covid-19 procedure, local updates and training announcements

Supporting our clients during these trying times

Dear Customer, It’s been two weeks since I last communicated with you about the dramatic impact of COVID-19 on our business. Sadly, since that time, we’ve all borne witness to how this virus is impacting our families, our communities and our very way of life. Although...

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Welcome Aboard the Good Ship Eagle Platforms!

Welcome Aboard the Good Ship Eagle Platforms!

Eagle Platforms are delighted to welcome three incredibly valued new employees to our team including a brand new training manager. This expansion is immensely important in the light of our newly confirmed CITB Training Centre, allowing us to cope with the...

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