Kennards Hire Grows its Western Australia Network in Geraldton
Family-owned equipment hire company, Kennards Hire, has acquired Redi Hire Solutions, a successful hire business in Geraldton, bringing its Western Australian branch network to 22. Building on a strong existing presence in Western Australia, the 6,000sqm site will help to strategically bridge the network in the mid-west between Perth and the Pilbara
Geraldton’s new Branch Manager Dylan Moebius, said, “Kennards Hire is excited to be expanding its regional network in Western Australia. Having celebrated 21 years last year since we opened our first branch in WA, we continue to see great opportunities for growth and the Redi Hire Solutions acquisition increases our footprint in a growing market.”
Dylan has worked in the hire industry for 12 years, and previously held the role of Branch Manager at Kennards Hire, Port Hedland. Has worked his way up from casual sales person driver at the age of 19 starting off at the Balcatta
He is excited to bring his experience to the area and continue the hire legacy established in Geraldton by the husband-and-wife team, Leslie and Fiona Panting who are now happily retiring. Fiona’s brothers – Mark and David Stewart as well as Meagan George and Clinton Reardon from Redi Hire have joined the Kennards Hire team.
“We are delighted to have the original business team and family members stay on with us. They bring with them local knowledge and experience and will be great assets to the business. We deeply value family and at Kennards Hire and to be able to share these values right away is a great way to start here for us in Geraldton,” shared Dylan.
Kennards Hire are eager to build on local community relationships and will continue the existing sponsorship of the local bowls club, with ambitions to further sponsor and be involved with community field days.
“As a family-owned business, it’s really important to us that we are able to give back and continue supporting the communities where our people live and work,” Dylan said.
With a strong local mining, farming and industrial markets near the port, there is a strong demand for high quality equipment in the region. Kennards Hire Geraldton stocks a vast range of specialist gear, including mining shut down equipment like 185 and 400cfm compressors, 600amp welders, 2kva to 350kva generators, torqueing and lifting equipment and concrete cutting and grinding equipment (just to name a few). The branch also has a wide variety of general equipment so customers can pick up all the gear they need for their DIY and trade projects.
With an extensive product range, expert advice and contactless service and delivery you can count on the Geraldton team for whatever, whenever, wherever the job.
The new branch is conveniently located at 134 Flores Rd, Geraldton WA 6530.