Ashtead Group Plc is an equipment company, which provides rental solutions with national networks in United States and United Kingdom. The company rents a full range of construction and industrial equipment across a wide variety of applications to a diverse customer base. Its equipment can be used to lift, power, generate, move, dig, compact, drill, support, scrub, pump, direct, heat and ventilate. The company operates its business through the following segments: Sunbelt Rentals and A-Plant. Ashtead Group was founded by Peter Donald Lewis and George Barnett Burnett on April 11, 1984 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.