Construction & Handling Equipment


Companies who sell, lease or repair construction and handling equipment

Your insurance specialist

As an associate member of the fédération DLR (French association of companies who sell, lease or repair construction and handling equipment), Howden has been involved in your industry for over 20 years. We know your business and speak your language. We have negotiated tailor-made policies with selected insurance companies and built a service offering perfectly suited to your business needs.

Our expertise

  • Associate member of the DLR federation for over 20 years
  • Trusted partner of AREAS Assurances
  • Tailor-made solutions negotiated with selected insurance companies
  • A range of services designed specifically for your business
  • Support at every stage in the life cycle of your construction and handling equipment

Who we work with

  • Selling, Leasing, Repairing of construction equipment
  • Selling, Leasing, Repairing of handling equipment

Products and packages

Your specific needs as a selling company

DLR 1-1

Your specific needs as a leasing company


The service

Unlocking Benefits Tailored to You:

  • Expertise that Counts: Access seasoned and acknowledged specialists dedicated to your needs.
  • Unrivaled Coverage: Benefit from our "all risks except" policies designed to offer comprehensive protection.
  • Empowering Solutions: Experience our high-performance Customer Extranet—a gateway to boosted productivity for your teams. Swift claims declaration, transparent follow-up, and constant access to your data and documents redefine efficiency.
  • Tailored Claims Care: Embrace dedicated claims management tailored to your unique situation.
  • Legal Vigilance: Stay ahead of legal shifts with our continuous legal watch, ensuring you're well-prepared for evolving laws and regulations.


Jean-Paul Chauffour, Business Development