News

FORS Silver for Star Platforms

Star Platforms has been awarded the ‘FORS Silver’ accreditation following a recent audit of their transport operation.

The FORS accreditation scheme covers all aspects of safety, fuel efficiency, vehicle emissions and improved operations.

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Product Focus – Niftylift HR28 Hybrid

The Height Rider 28 (HR28) Hybrid Four-Wheel-Drive (4×4) is one of a new generation of environmentally conscious work platforms from Niftylift. Combining advanced power-source technology with efficient 4×4, it delivers outstanding performance from a compact and low-weight design.

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Thank you for your support in 2016

As 2016 draws to a close, we would like to thank you for your business, update you on a few brief highlights and touch on how we can support your requirements in 2017: Our fleet size has doubled this year and is now 750 machines strong, with significant investment... read more

New Service Manager for Star Platforms

UK powered access rental company Star Platforms has appointed Giuseppe Ventrella (Pep) in the new position of Service Manager overseeing the engineering and service function for the company reporting directly to the Board. Pep joins Star Platforms with 20 years’... read more

New appointment: Ian Mitchell – Operations Director

We are pleased to announce the promotion of Ian Mitchell to the role of Operations Director. Ian has been in the access industry since 1999, beginning his career erecting aluminium towers, before moving into office and management roles, joining Star Platforms in... read more

Star Platforms provides boom for ProAm tournament

Star Platforms has supplied a Skyjack SJ46AJ boom to assist with the film crews working on the Berkhamsted Golf Club ProAm tournament being held today (27 July 2016). Its 8.13m of working outreach and 16.15m of working height are proving invaluable for the media team... read more

Providing Access for London’s latest mural

We love providing powered access for outdoor art projects from the teams such as Wood Street Walls (see earlier posts: Genie boom hire from Star paints a picture – All good in the Wood), so we were excited to see what East London based Bread Collective had in... read more