KDM Hire Unveils €12 Million investment in State-of-the-Art Equipment Rental Depot to serve greater Dublin.
Introduction to KDM Hire’s New State-of-the-Art Facility in Dublin
As a major boost to the availability of rental equipment in Dublin and surrounding counties, KDM Hire, one of Ireland’s premier rental companies, has proudly unveiled its latest state-of-the-art facility located in Stadium Business Park, Ballycoolin, North Dublin.
Representing an initial investment exceeding €12 million, the new depot cements KDM Hire’s commitment of catering to Ireland’s growing infrastructure, industrial and event needs. The facility’s strategic location offers logistical convenience with easy access to the M50, ensuring seamless connectivity and enhanced service levels.
Spanning a 3-acre site, this “super depot” boasts a blend of indoor and outdoor storage facilities, ensuring equipment remains in prime condition available for immediate hire. The facility incorporates dedicated maintenance and repair workshops along with bespoke wash and pre-hire inspection areas, recognising the importance of delivering equipment that meets the highest safety and operational standards.
Commitment to Safety: IPAF and PASMA Certified Training
With a dedicated training facility offering tailored operator and safety training courses, KDM Hire stand out as an IPAF and PASMA certified training provider. A convenient trade counter also caters for the hire of specialist lifting gear and the purchase of related items such as harnesses and lifting tackle.
Diverse Range of Equipment
The newly opened depot houses an extensive range of equipment, from access platforms and material handling to specialist lifting equipment. It also includes portable and modular cabins, welfare units, toilets, generators, and site lighting equipment. This impressive inventory positions KDM Hire as the go-to destination for diverse sectors, be it industry, construction, infrastructure, or events, irrespective of scale.
Emphasising their commitment to the local economy, the new Dublin facility will initially employ more than 20 personnel with plans to grow further.
A Word from Michael Donnelly, Managing Director at KDM Hire Ltd
Reflecting on the depot opening, Michael Donnelly, Managing Director at KDM Hire Ltd, added, “Our investment in this cutting-edge facility underscores our dedication to meeting the evolving needs of our customers and the wider community. We are excited to contribute to the local economy by creating job opportunities and look forward to further expansion as we continue to serve the Irish market.”
KDM Hire operates from 5 depots throughout the island of Ireland, currently employing over 220 staff, with an additional depot scheduled for Cork, due to open in early 2024.