As one of the UK’s leading equipment hire companies, we have over 190 Service Centres nationwide and a team of more than 3,600 professionals dedicated to getting it right first time, every time for each of our 30,000 customers.


At A-Plant, we offer a huge selection of plant, tools and equipment available to hire from Service Centres nationwide.

We invest multi-million pounds each year in new products to make sure that you hire reliable, safe and environmentally friendly equipment incorporating the latest technology.

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A-Plant is a UK based hire company consisting of a number of specialist product and service businesses.

These businesses operate within five key markets and the various sectors that make up each market.


When you hire from A-Plant you get much more than just a plant hire company. We are multi-product specialists with a wealth of knowledge and experience in delivering solutions on the most complex of projects.

Our equipment is used in Construction, Infrastructure, Industrial, Events and Government projects. So whether it’s a multi-million pound civil engineering project or a tool to help the local tradesman, we are sure to have the right equipment.

Health and Safety

We are setting the Safety Standard

A-Plant prides itself on having the most robust and intrinsically developed quality and safety management system in the industry. We are the first national rental company in Europe to achieve complete certification to ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015, ISO 20121: 2012 and OHSAS 18001:2007 standard, which means our customers can have complete confidence in our ongoing commitment to improving quality and health and safety.

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Latest News & Updates

Britain’s leading plant, tool and equipment rental company has been recognised for its outstanding health and safety performance throughout 2018. For the eighth consecutive year, A-Plant has been awarded Gold at the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents’ (RoSPA) Health and Safety Awards.

In the 9th issue of our customer newsletter Interact, we share our latest news about industry award wins, investment in new power generation equipment, the use of our innovative A-Stores on the A14 project and much more.

From our Blog

Keeping your equipment on hire this Easter can help you avoid unnecessary logistical arrangements and further costs of re-hiring. Whilst many customers off hire concerned with security at their location, we have put together this handy blog on the options to put your mind at ease. Find out more!

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