Haulotte Group sells its UK rental business to HSS Group

Haulotte Group, the specialist in people and material lifting equipment, sells its UK rental business
to HSS Hire Services Group.
UK Platforms which employs about 120 people and operates more than 2400 Haulotte aerial work
platforms and telehandlers, covers the UK via a network of 10 branches. This activity has
contributed over € 20 million sales to the Haulotte Group in 2012.
Alexandre Saubot, CEO of Haulotte Group, said: "This transaction will have a positive impact on the
2013 first half accounts of our Group, will significantly reduce our debt and strengthen our financial
capacity to pursue strategic opportunities in our core business when they will appear. This deal
should enable us to further strengthen the close relationship we have with the HSS Group for several