Meet Your Event Partner

Worth almost £40 billion, the UK’s mammoth events industry is extremely diverse, presenting a variety of unique demands and requiring a vast array of specialist suppliers.

With 185 depot locations across the country, a team of more than 3,600 dedicated professionals and one of the most extensive product ranges in the sector, A-Plant can provide a fully integrated ‘one-stop’ solution to fulfil virtually all event requirements, big or small. 

Our product range incorporates access, staging, seating and security delivered, installed and managed by expert project teams and site crews.


Music Events

From local fêtes to stadium tours and some of Britain’s biggest music festivals, we’re proud to supply equipment for a wide variety of events, no matter the size or requirements.

We have supplied equipment for some of the UK’s most well-known outdoor events, including Glastonbury, V Festival, T in the Park and Download Festival. We have also provided equipment to music tours for artists such as Elton John, Stereophonics, and Lionel Richie to name just a few.

See our experience. Download our music event case studies here:

CarFest Download Festival Elton John Concert Glastonbury

Sporting Events

A-Plant’s diverse product range is regularly called upon to ensure many of the country’s biggest sporting events run smoothly. 

Previous contracts include, The Great North Run, London 2012, The Rugby World Cup and The Tour de France, Commonwealth Games 2014, and London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games where we showcased our extensive capabilities by supplying, installing, dismantling and collecting a wide variety of equipment, including:

  • Over 20,000 cones
  • In excess of 3,500 signs
  • 2,500 flashing cone lamps
  • 6 kilometres of crowd barrier
  • 7 kilometres of water filled barrier
  • 40 secure site accommodation units to store traffic management equipment
  • Hundreds of delineators and strong wall barriers
  • Plus an endless amount of other items, including the unusual, like 3 sets of boom gates for the Triathlon at Hyde Park.

See our experience. Download our sporting event case studies here:

London Olympics London Marathon Ryder Cup Tour de France

Winter Events

Whether you require crowd control barriers for a bonfire display, portable generators to power a Christmas ice rink or lighting for a New Year street event, we have the equipment and experience to ensure your winter event is a success. 

Winter events we have supplied equipment to:

  • Christmas Markets
  • Bonfire events
  • New Year street events 
  • Christmas Ice rinks 
  • Christmas lights switch-on

See our experience. Download our winter event case studies here:

Christmas on Ice
outdoor events

Other Events

More than 7,000 major outdoor events are held each year. Outdoor events cover a wide breadth of activity from flower and agricultural shows to exhibitions, charity events, and small village fetes. A-Plant can accommodate all equipment requirements, large and small, from a single toilet to a group of cabins or a fleet of powered access machines. 

Our experienced teams have supplied equipment to numerous high profile events including the royal wedding and state visits, which require ultimate precision and working to very strict timetables.

See our experience. Download our other event case studies here:

Royal Wedding Chelsea Flower Show Chorley Flower Show RHS Flower Shows

Our Specialist Divisions

A-Plant is formed of 18 market leading divisions, each of which has its own dedicated workforce and specialist expertise in the sectors they operate in.

These include;

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