Plant Hire

Plant hire specialists

The main hire categories are shown above – click on the category for more details. Should you have any other specific requirements for plant hire, equipment hire, tool hire or related services, please give us a call as the chances are, we will be able to help.

Reliable plant hire with added peace of mind

All our mechanical plant is fully serviced and inspected before it goes out, and we have a team of engineers on hand to quickly and efficiently resolve any issues on site during the hire period.


Sizes: Micro – 30T

JCB, CAT & Kubota excavators available for hire (or similar). Sizes from micro to 30 ton. If you’re unsure what size will best suit your project, please get in touch and our team of specialists will be able to advise.

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Skiploaders & Dumpers

Sizes: 0.75T – 10T

Skiploaders and dumpers available for hire, brands available include Thwaites and Kubota (or similar). Skiploader sizes from 0.75 to 1 ton, and dumpers are available with sizes from 2 to 10 ton.

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Telehandlers & Forklifts

Telehandler Sizes: 4M – 17M

Telehandlers & forklifts available from a range of brands, including JCB, Snorkel and Manitou (or similar). Telehandlers to suit every project’s requirements, with sizes ranging from 4 to 17 metres.

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Powered Access

Cherry Pickers, Boom Lifts, Electric & Diesel Scissor Lifts

Cherry pickers and scissor lifts (diesel and electric) available to hire. Powered access equipment from trusted brands such as Snorkel. With a range of reach sizes available in a variety of styles, we are able to provide powered access equipment for every project.

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Compaction & Rollers

A range of compaction equipment and rollers available for hire. Equipment for hire includes; tandem rollers, pedestrian rollers, trench rollers, vibrating plates and trench rammers. Brands in stock include Ammann, Terex, & Bomag (or similar).

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Excavator & Telehandler Attachments

Excavator range includes breakers, augers, compactor plates, forks, grapples, grabs, selector grabs, and screening buckets. Telehandler range includes crane jibs, sweepers, and tipping skips. Attachments are available with our machines or fitted to your own machine.

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Independent Hire offer a comprehensive selection of landscaping equipment for hire. Our landscaping equipment includes rotavators, mini and micro diggers, breakers, augers, stump grinders, woodchippers, post hole borers, turf cutters, hedge trimmers, brush cutters, leaf blowers and more.

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Cutting, drilling, fixing, surveying, woodworking, painting and decorating.

A wide-range of tools available for hire upon request. Please get in touch with a member of our team if you’re looking for specific equipment and we will be able to assist.

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Bowsers & Dust Control

Bowsers available for hire covering a wide-range of uses, including; dust suppression, pressure washer, fuel and water. A range of bowser brands available including Western Global. 1,000 litre to 2,0000 litre fuel and water bowsers ready for hire.

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Crushers available for hire from high quality crusher brands such as Sandvik. For more information on the availability of our crushers, please get in touch with a member of our team.

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Centrifugal and submersible pumps available from trusted brands such as Andrew Sykes and SPP (or similar). Available in a range of sizes, from 2 up to 6 inches.

Puddle sucking pumps also available for hire.

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Portable Accommodation

Portable toilets, canteen, storage, welfare and office units available for hire.

Independent Hire offer a range of units for turning your construction site into a functioning workplace. Available products include; 10’x8′ Cabine Unit, 16′ Office Unit, 16′ Storage Unit, Portable Toilet 24′ and Welfare Unit. Please get in touch with our sales team for more information concerning accommodation.

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Fencing & Site Security

A wide-range of fencing and site security systems, including; chapter 8 barriers, crowd barriers, firmus barrier red, heras fence panels and site security systems. To better understand what solution will best suit your project, please get in touch with a member of our team.

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Heating, Ventilation, & Cooling

Independent Hire offer a selection of heating, ventilation and cooling equipment from industry trusted brands. Heating equipment available includes; 240V radiant heaters, cabinet heaters, dustbin heaters, and gas fired fan heater (100-250KBTU).

Dehumidifiers available for hire.

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Pressure washers and vacuum cleaners available for hire.

Cleaning equipment hire includes industrial wet and dry vacuums, and pressure washers (electric and diesel). Cleaning equipment supplied by trusted brands including Hilta and Makita (or similar).

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Compressors, Airtools & Hydraulic

1 and 2 tool compressors (with air tools) and hydraulic power packs available to hire. Brands available include Kaeser, Atlas Copco and JCB (or similar).

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Independent Hire offer a wide-range of equipment to cover all of your concreting requirements, including; concrete mixers, handheld concrete plane, manual floats, power floats, and vibrating pokers. A selection of equipment brands available, get in touch with a member of our team to find out what best suits your requirements.

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10 metre tall LED tower lights available for hire, providing a powerful lighting solution for your worksite. Get in touch with a member of our team for guidance on how many tower lights are required to effectively illuminate your site.

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Power, Generators & Transformers

Generator sizes available: 2.5 – 40KVA.

Generators available in a range of sizes to suit your equipment requirements. Welder generators also available for hire (200KVA). Get in touch with a member of our team for guidance on the correct equipment for your project.

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Site & Traffic Management

Traffic lights, cones, temporary roadway/matting, road plates and signs.

A range of site and traffic management equipment to cover all of your project requirements. Available equipment includes; 2-4 way battery lights, cones, road plates, road signs, and temporary roadway/matting.

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