A‑Plant is one of the UK’s largest plant, tool and equipment hire companies. We’re part of FTSE 100 company Ashtead Group plc, the second largest equipment rental company in the world. As well as A‑Plant, Ashtead Group also comprises Sunbelt Rentals, the second largest equipment rental business in the USA with over 550 locations and over 10,000 employees.


Much more than a Plant Hire Company

We’re proud to have talented multi-product specialists with a wealth of knowledge and experience in delivering solutions for a range of sectors including construction, infrastructure, industrial, local authorities and events.

At A‑Plant, we’re all about delivering an exceptional service to our customers. We hire out the equipment they need when they need it, and we make sure it’s fully maintained, serviced and ready to work immediately, efficiently and safely.

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Together we are A‑Plant

Our complete range of equipment, from the smallest hand-held tool to the largest powered access machine, is available to hire from our network of Service Centres all across the UK.

With over 190 Service Centres across the UK our team is made up of more than 3,700 dedicated professionals.

We offer years of expertise, certified training, a range of added value services and most importantly, a total commitment safety at all times.

Our Brands

Our business has a strong portfolio of brands and we invest multi-million pounds each year in new products to ensure that our customers have reliable, safe and environmentally friendly equipment incorporating the latest technology.