Eagle Hire and Scot JCB ‘Make it Happen’

13/10/2023
Iain Bryant (Joint Managing Director Scot JCB Group) and Iain MacDonald (Sales Director Eagle Hire)

SCOT JCB are proud to supply Eagle Hire with a brand-new fleet of JCB machinery ranging from JCB dumpsters to JCB 86C-2 midi excavators in a £4million deal. 

Eagle Hire’s order of 127 state-of-the-art JCB machines, all equipped with the latest stage V engines, marks a monumental milestone in their journey. Iain MacDonald, Sales Director at Eagle Hire said, “We chose to invest with Scot JCB as it not only allowed us to tap into a range of machinery, we didn’t previously have access to, but they are known for their transparency and unwavering commitment to putting the customer first, values that resonate very deeply with us.”

Amidst the new fleet of mini and midi excavators, Eagle Hire have added JCB 6 Ton Dumpers, JCB CT160-80 and CT260-120 tandem rollers to offer their rapidly growing customer base an even wider range of hire options.  John Monaghan, Plant Director stated “The JCB products have a great reputation, they are good machines and I’m sure they will help us to keep our business growing, they are already starting to go out to customers and the feedback has been positive so far.”  

Scot JCB Key Account Manager, Colin Buchanan and JCB Finance’s Territory Manager David Dodds provided pivotal roles in the deal with Eagle Hire, Commercial Director John Cummings praised the seamless process, “Colin and David made the whole experience quick and simple – JCB Finance is a true asset to Scot JCB.” 

Iain Bryant, Joint Managing Director Scot JCB echoed the enthusiasm stating, “Working with Eagle Hire is very important to Scot JCB, we see this as a start of a long-lasting relationship, and we look forward to working with them over the coming years as we both build and grow our businesses.”

Established in 1990, Eagle Hire is a one-stop destination for for utility contractors, house building, ground working contractors, shop-fitting and general contractors in Scotland, offering an extensive range of equipment tailored to diverse applications.

With over 60 years of experience Scot JCB sells and services JCB equipment across Scotland the North of England operating from a network of 17 depots. Scot JCB is the largest JCB distributor in the UK and we pride ourselves on providing our customers with world class service.

For all enquiries, please contact Lucy Mullin, Marketing Manager on 07855513136 or email at lucy.mullin@scot-jcb.co.uk

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