Growing & Production
Processing & Storage
We specialize in hiring cooling, chilling, drying and heating equipment to encourage or delay plant growth, protect livestock or crops, and improve the efficiency of processing and packing activities. Our considerable expertise, built over many years supporting our agribusiness customers, enables us to offer unrivalled advice and guidance in the use of our modular equipment. Agriculture and farming is subject to the impact of the variable British weather more than almost any other sector. As Andrews Sykes we work with you to balance the effects and minimise the adverse impact that extreme temperatures and humidity can have on agricultural production and storage.
Andrews Sykes has extensive expertise in working with sensitive and time-critical crops and produce, from cheese and dairy products to potatoes, salads, meat products, flowers and many more. We help you meet your production and harvesting deadlines in order to satisfy your demanding customers. We understand that timing is critical and temperature is a major influence on the rate of growth. Seasonal crops such as spring flowers are winter greens must be ready just when the consumer expects them. Our expertise in managing temperature and humidity in a huge range of environments means we’ll help ensure that valuable produce will reach its peak just at the right moment. Andrews Air Conditioning Hire will select and deliver the right equipment for your application, wherever you are in the UK via our nationwide network of locations. From fully portable air conditioners to low temperature chiller units, plus dehumidifiers, fans and air handlers, our extensive fleet is available for immediate despatch, 24 hours a day, at highly competitive prices.
All agricultural produce is perishable and its value is massively affected by its condition. So harvesting, processing, storing and delivering your production at exactly the right time, temperature and humidity conditions are absolutely vital to success. By making use of temporary air conditioning, fast chillers, dehumidifiers or ventilation from Andrews Sykes, you can maximise your output whilst minimising wastage rates. Our experts are on hand to visit your premises and advise on which equipment will best meet your needs. Our installation engineers will swiftly install and commission the system with the minimum of disruption, leaving you to concentrate on running your business. So no matter whether you are concerned with creating the ideal storage conditions for freshly-harvested produce, maintaining acceptable temperatures in livestock sheds or improving productivity on processing lines, our huge range of environmentally-responsible equipment and unrivalled specialist expertise is the pick of the crop.
Over 30 locations and hire centres UK-wide, and over 500 dedicated employees worldwide.
Major Account Management
We provide a unique Major Account Management capability across our full range of products and services.
Fast Nationwide delivery - within four hours of your call.
24 Hour Service
Andrews Sykes hire guarantee you quality equipment and service, fully trained and experienced engineers on call 24/7, 365 days a year.
Free Site Survey
We offer free, no obligation, site surveys and quotations.
We provide a price competitive, sales and support service for our extensive range.