Speedy Hire Plc engages in the provision of equipment for hire, sale, and associated services to the construction, infrastructure, and industrial industries. It operates through the following segments: United Kingdom and Ireland Asset Services; International Asset Services, and Corporate Items. The United Kingdom and Ireland Asset Services segment delivers asset management, with tailored services and relationship management. The International Asset Services segment includes overseas projects and facilities management contracts by providing a managed site support service. The Corporate Items segment is comprised of the central activities and costs which are not directly related to the activities of the operating segments. The company was founded in April 1977 and is headquartered in Newton-le-Willows, the United Kingdom.