Equipment rental in a circular economy
The idea of a "Circular Economy" is not new, but it is very relevant. Simply, it is the concept that if goods and services are, in normal use, not just used or provided once then, rather than continually drain the resources of the planet we can improve...
Take MAX Control with our Bobcat loaders
Take control of your one person team When your teams are a bit sparse and you still need to get the job done, being a one person team has it's benefits. However, when you work alone with a machine it can get tiring, frustrating and potentially dangerous. Our...
What does carbon neutral, carbon negative, net zero, climate positive actually mean?
This article below is shamelessly lifted from Minmet - The mineral processing and metallurgy newsletter, but I think it explains these terms quite nicely... Carbon neutral, negative, net zero, zero emissions, low carbon, climate positive… As more...
Why should our island make the effort?
Jersey is nothing but a drop in the ocean, why should we try to become a "World Class" example of anything? There is a lot of discussion about Jersey's feeling of self worth when it comes to many things; hospitals, the finance industry, digital connectivity...
Rewild with Durrell and 4hire
4hire is all about solutions. We listen to our customers and then work with them to provide the best solution for their needs. But, we need solutions too. Two years ago, we approached Durrell with a problem. We had been pondering our effect on the environment...
It's a question of Scope.
At 4Group, we want to really reduce our emissions as much as we possibly can. We have stated that fact and want to see it through openly and honestly. Well, honestly, it’s a right pain! When you actually sit down to measure and understand what y
Why safety training should be top of your to-do list
Before you set your businesses budgets for 2020, have you thought about investing in your team's training? Smart businesses put their people first. Here's why...
4hire.gg is go!
At 4Group, we have been looking for ways to better serve customers and projects in all the Channel Islands since we started in 2008. It has taken a long time, but in April this year, we welcomed the CAMS Hire team to our family. Since then we have been...
In a time of unknowns, take a chance on something new.
We are looking for new team members. Are you up for a challenge? The world is a strange place at the moment. A lot of what we think is fixed isn't fixed any more. Whole industries have had to change to survive. This leads to insecurity and uncertainty...
So, how have we done?
WE PLEDGED TO CHANGE - HOW HAVE WE DONE? At the start of 2020, we pledged to become net carbon neutral by the end of 2022 and we set 3 main targets for this year. Reduce our operated fleet emissions by 80% Reduce our incinerated waste from...
Qualified plant mechanic or improver needed
Are you a qualified plant mechanic,or an improver, with a eye for detail and a desire to learn? We are looking for another person for our internal workshop to be responsible for testing, service and final quality checks on our mobile plant, vehicles...
An honest review of Rubis RD100, or HVO diesel, from a company that actually uses it
Six months ago, 4Hire committed to changing its ways. As part of our sustainable future project, 4theplanet, we committed to using 100% HVO diesel in our operational vehicle fleet.
Covid – 19 Face Fit Testing for Jersey Ambulance Service
4safety have conducted over 45 tests for Ambulance frontline personnel and the volunteers from other organisations that are assisting them. Alongside the tests being carried out by Health and Community Services, we have been able to support the provision...
Project Rainbows is Go!
Saying thanks with a rainbow has become the new 2020 norm. All the efforts of those who, once the noise of everyday life is stripped away, can be seen bright and clear. The front line healthcare workers, care home staff, emergency crews, municipal workers...
Need a van for charity or support work?
So, as we look after all our fantastic customers carrying out critical and essential works for the island, we are here with a bit of time on our hands.... We also have a bunch of vans looking for something to do - If you are a charity or community support...
Following the announcement of "Lockdown" in Jersey we thought an update would be required. Due to our work supporting the infrastructure of the island, 4hire is classed as an essential business. It's not just vans and diggers we hire, we provide support...
Covid - 19 and maintaining our service.
Dear customers, I thought I would let all of our customers know of where we are with Covid-19. We are very much open for business and we will ensure you continue to get what you need from us. Rest assured we have contingencies in place to ensure...
Ditching fossil fuels: 4Group’s road fleet switches to biodiesel made from 100% renewable sources
Everyone’s got an opinion about climate change. Some propose solutions. And a handful of people are actually doing something about it. With a decade of fossil fuel consumption behind us, 4Group recently made a promise to become a carbon balanced company...
Taking a van to Europe?
Are you thinking of renting a van to go to Europe after January 31st? Depending on the skill of the UK Brexit negotiators, Jersey motorists may need to obtain an International Driving Permit to drive in the EU. We ask that all customers hiring vehicles...
A guide to hiring tools, plant, machinery and vehicles in the Channel Islands
Let’s say you’re looking to land a nice little contract in the Channel Islands. You know you can deliver on the work. But how on earth are you going to get hold of the equipment? This is a problem we’re presented with on the daily from contractors coming...
4hire’s eco fleet digs in to help Durrell rewild the planet
As part of our goal to become a carbon neutral company, we’ve been partnering with Jersey Zoo to provide them with our eco friendly, zero emissions machinery.
Get Free Site Safety Training with GAP’s Interactive Toolbox Talks
A fun and interactive way of engaging workers, GAP’s range of Interactive Toolbox Talks can help you and your team stay informed on the latest health & safety regulations.
Why you can trust our hire tools & machinery on your next job
4sure is our onsite equipment maintenance programme, designed to give you peace of mind and make sure nothing goes wrong whilst you're using our gear.
4group fills a GAP
4Group are excited to announce the acquisition of the business by GAP Group, the UK’s largest privately-owned plant, tools and equipment rental provider.
Open Day At 4safety
To celebrate construction week this October, the team at 4safety are holding an open day for all our customers, old and new, to attend and see first hand our dedicated training facilities.
Safety Code of Practice: Skip & Hook Loaders
Newly approved code of practice to be introduction later this year for skip or hook loader companies in Jersey.
We’re a decade old!
Starting with just a handful of items across 4 categories, 4hire has grown into the Channel Island’s leading supplier of hire tools, plant and machinery. Find out more and watch our video!
New zero emission solutions arriving in 2019
Wacker Neuson are launching a new line of zero emission solutions in 2019 - including a fully electric excavator that generates no fumes and less noise than diesel powered machines.
Quality audit success at 4Safety
As part of our promise to deliver the best training solutions to our customers, 4safety is accredited by some of the most stringent approved training bodies in the UK. We have recently been audited by two of these bodies, N.P.O.R.S. and R.T.I.T.B....
Welcome to our new website
We are pleased to launch our revised website today. We think the new look is bang up to date and gets across our message pretty well. The new site is easier to navigate and has more information at your fingertips as well - why not add the address to the...
Van supplies you can trust from 4vans.je
We started 4vans.je as a way to supply our ex-fleet vans and trucks to customers a couple of years ago and we have had such fantastic success that we are now supplying possibly the widest range of new, pre-registered and used vans and trucks in the island. Working...
4Hire delivers more air
Following greater demand for large air compressors, we are really pleased with our latest acquisition - the Compair C200TS-24. This machine is almost tailor made for Jersey, giving 20 cubic metres of air per minute at 24bar pressure it is ideal for drilling...
New VW Transporter T6 now available
We are now able to supply new VW Transporter T6 vans, Kombis, Shuttles and Caravelles from stock and to order. VW Transporters have the reputation for being a premium van at a premium price, but at 4vans we can supply what you want at a price to make...
4Vans for the best deals
Following a successful trial disposing of ex 4Hire rental vans we have rebooted our 4Vans brand to bring Jersey the best van deals around. We still have some fantastic deals left on our 2012 and 2013 Transits and Trafics and are gearing up for the arrival...
Keep your fleet up to speed
Very few companies have a full picture of the costs of running their fleets. Therefore, few also have the most efficient fleet management they can. Based on the years of experience we have owning and operating all sorts of plant, equipment and vehicles...
4group kits out Jersey athletics team
4group are proud to announce our support of Jersey's athletics team for the Natwest Island Games. As well as being a partner to the games, 4group has provided new kit for the athletics team who will be going for gold in just a few days. 4group...
New Qualifications for Trainer Roger
At 4safety, our trainers are always developing their qualifications to deliver the best quality and service to our customers. This month, Roger Quenault, our senior trainer has gained the NEBOSH National General Certificate in Health and Safety as well...
New selection of vans for sale
Following the successful completion of a long term contract, we are pleased to offer a fantastic selection of Ford and Renault vans for sale. We have Ford Transit SWB and MWB vans with low and medium height roofs, Ford Connect SWB and Renault Trafic...
New Excavators for 4hire
As part of our 2015 development program, 4Hire have just taken delivery of another 6 new Wacker Neuson excavators. "We are always renewing our fleet and improving the range we offer to customers" says Wojciech Duszkiewicz, Manager - 4Hire."We are determined...
4fleet supply, 4safety train
4Fleet have supplied a new CPL A314 work platform on an Isuzu Dmax pick up to Jersey Transport and Technical Services department's arboricultural section. The machine was specified to work on all terrains and be simple and safe in operation. The boom...
4Hire air lifts air power
We sometimes get asked to deliver our equipment to some strange places, but we think this one caps the lot! Long-standing 4Hire customer, Geomarine recently required reliable air power on the top of the Hanois lighthouse. The only way to get there -...
More new Bobcats for 4hire
4hire have just taken delivery of the latest new machines for our ever growing fleet. The 2 Bobcat E10 micro excavators and T40140 telescopic handler are just part of our fleet investment plan for 2015. The amazing E10 micro excavator can fit through...
Join the NatWest Island Games crew
The NatWest Island Games 2015 are recruiting a Games Crew The NatWest Island Games Organising Committee are seeking volunteers to join their “Games Crew”. This specialist group of volunteers will help facilitate the Games infrastructure in the week leading...
4group joins the Island Games family
4group are delighted to announce our partnership with the 2015 Nat West Island Games. As a partner, 4group is providing vehicles and equipment from 4hire as well as training for games makers and other crew from 4safety. 4group director Mick Jehan says...