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Hewden renews lighting tower fleet

8 Oct 15 Plant hire group Hewden has taken delivery of 100 new SMC TL-90 lighting towers from Morris Site Machinery to upgrade and replace its existing fleet.

SMC TL-90 lighting towers
SMC TL-90 lighting towers

The SMC TL-90 is a diesel powered mobile lighting tower with a hydraulically operated mast that extends to 9 metres height, supporting four 1000W metal halide lamps.

SMC’s standard safety features include automatic mast descent and alarm activation when mast is deployed.

Hewden chief executive Adrian Murphy said: “We know the quality and reliability of equipment from Morris Site Machinery. The new SMC TL-90 lighting towers offer even greater fuel efficiency and further carbon savings than the previous model. This latest range of towers is an important addition to our fleet as we look to reinvest in the business, giving customers the very latest and most innovative products and choice.”

Morris Site Machinery managing director Phil Winnington said: “Our SMC TL-90 lighting towers are designed and manufactured in the UK and enjoy an excellent reputation in the marketplace. Hewden has clearly demonstrated its faith in them and we have strengthened our partnership with one of the strongest rental brands on the market.”

The SMC TL-90 and other Morris lighting products will be on display with Hewden at the Showman’s Show on 21st and 22nd October at Newbury Showground.

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