The two contain agreed a 3-year partnership value £9m within the first year, that can search Niftylift bag and provide the zero-emission lifts at its Milton Keynes facility completely to Rapid Rent, alongside an further swiftly of Niftylift hybrid powered entry platforms.
The machines will more than probably be delivered to Rapid Rent’s Innovation Centre in Milton Keynes at some level of July.
Hydrogen-electric powered entry platforms are fitted with a G20 hydrogen cylinder and gasoline cell technology.
This kind the machines would possibly well well even moreover be operated for up to 5 days on a single price, with further vary on hand from the hydrogen gasoline cell, emitting zero carbon into the atmosphere without compromising on reliability.
Dan Evans, Chief Govt at Rapid Rent, acknowledged the hydrogen-electric powered entry platform was the first viable different to diesel-powered equipment, especially at some level of the early-stages on building sites where electric infrastructure is virtually non-existent.
“We contain a solid historical past of main the market in combining product innovation and sustainability, and our collaboration with Niftylift is yet another instance of that.
“This world-first technology is a sport changer for UK building corporations, enabling them to start out the usage of equipment powered by a 0-emission gasoline much like hydrogen.
“Our investment into this partnership with Niftylift lets in us to tempo up the sustainable and technological evolution of the sectors we operate in and helps our gallant notion to change into a accumulate zero trade by 2040, ten years ahead of the authorities target.”