This website uses cookies primarily for visitor analytics. Certain pages will ask you to fill in contact details to receive additional information. On these pages you have the option of having the site log your details for future visits. Indicating you want the site to remember your details will place a cookie on your device. To view our full cookie policy, please click here. You can also view it at any time by going to our Contact Us page.

Breaking through the budgetary restrictions

24 June 2010

As capital budgets are squeezed ever harder there are strong signs that many organisations are turning to outsourced and contract hire solutions that can be met from revenue budgets. So says PKL, the UK’s leading supplier of temporary kitchens and catering equipment for hire.

"There are many organisations, particularly in the public sector, where there is a desperate need to upgrade catering equipment or kitchen buildings but capital funds simply aren’t available," notes PKL’s Lee Vines. "The long term hire of catering equipment, or even an entire new kitchen building, is a real capital-free alternative because the cost is met through a monthly fee. And the service provider assumes the financial risk relating to the equipment," he adds.

PKL offers a wide choice of hire options, ranging from the ability to specify a complete kitchen equipment estate with inclusive service and maintenance, to permanent modular kitchen buildings that can be designed and configured to end user choice.

Using the contract hire option to procure new kitchen buildings or to replace or upgrade a current kitchen estate provides a viable alternative to capital purchase and is particularly relevant during the current squeeze on funding. In addition, outsourcing all service and maintenance means that there will be no additional costs once a kitchen is in place.

"It seems clear that we will see even tighter restrictions placed on capital budgets over the next few years but many organisations can’t wait that long to upgrade their kitchens," Lee Vines adds. "We are happy to work with any of these bodies to evaluate their needs, identify the best solution and explore the options that are open to them," he concludes.

More information regarding the contract hire of catering equipment or permanent modular buildings can be found by clicking on the links below:

Contract hire

Permanent modular kitchen hire

http://www.pkl.co.uk/foodservices/kitchen-pods.asp

If you would like to discuss any hire or rental options with PKL, you can do so by either by phoning 0845 840 42 42 or emailing

postbox@pkl.co.uk
http://www.pkl.co.uk/foodservices/kitchenfm.asp


Contact Details and Archive...

Print this page | E-mail this page

https://www.fsifm.com
https://www.floorbrite.co.uk/


MOST VIEWED...

View more articles
Article image

Why the Law Says You Need a Nappy Bin Disposal Service

At home, parents are used to disposing of their babies’ used nappies the same way they do any other domestic waste - bagging it up and sticking it in the r...
Article image

Zero carbon increasingly influencing contractual agreements

With the UK continuing to increase its efforts to achieve net zero carbon emissions by 2050, these efforts can be seen to be increasing their influence on ...
Article image

PFM Partnership Awards 2021 winners

Last night saw the first live presentation of the PFM Partnership Awards since 2019 and the evening was hailed as a great success....
Article image

Global standard for reporting of carbon emissions in buildings published

Launch of the International Cost Management Standard (ICMS3) universal standard for the reporting of carbon emissions resulting from the construction and l...
Article image

Duty of care for home workers update issued by HSE

Employees working from home are entitled to the same duty of care from employers as they would be if working from a company-owned or run facility, says the...

Benchmarking maintenance

BSRIA has just published this year's operation and maintenance benchmarking report as a guide for building operators to evaluate their performance against ...
https://www.uhubglobal.com/
http://edition.pagesuite-professional.co.uk/Launch.aspx?PBID=78915b1c-0f11-4b5e-9468-ba601ad89761