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Quality Plant Hire in Leicestershire

Did you know that Leicestershire is thought to have the most traffic lights than any other UK city? Locals will definitely have been affected by this, and as locals, so have we. 

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Rockthorn 8 tonne excavator

Excavators and Mini Diggers

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View Telescopic Handlers and Attachments
Rockthorn 14 metre Telescopic handler

Telescopic Handlers and Attachments

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Rockthorn 135cm Twin Drum Ride on Roller

Rollers and Compaction

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Rockthorn 18M Articulated Boom Lift

Powered Access and Cherry Pickers

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Recycling Crushers and Screeners

Recycling Crushers and Screeners

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Site lighting tower

Lighting and Power Generation

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Construction site static welfare unit

Welfare Facilities

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JCB 3xc backhoe loader

Wheel Diggers and Backhoe Loaders

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Towable Fuel and water Bowser

Fuel and Water

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Rockthorn 6T Straight Tip Dumper


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Excavator Attachments

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Fencing and Groundcare

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Waste Management, Muck Away and Aggregate Delivery

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Drilling Down Those Costs

Running a construction site can be fast paced and demanding. Thanks to our quick and easy online quoting system we can deliver you the best price possible from the get go. Giving you one less thing to worry about. Ready, set, construct! When supplying  plant machinery in Leicestershire we will provide you with rollers and diggers even if it means we have to sit behind multiple red lights to get it there, our team are well versed in the streets of Leicestershire, and will always leave with plenty of time to get caught up behind lights but still get to you on time. Our aim is to always provide you with timely, reliable plant hire throughout Leicestershire.

Unbeatable Prices

Covering All Industries

We’ve been working in the industry for more than 20 years, so we know a little thing or two when it comes to plant hire

Save time and money

We will always deliver your machinery when you expect it, with timely and reliable delivery

Great customer service

We can supply operated or self drive hire, and can even supply quotes for comparisons if needed

The Big Cheese of Plant Hire

Home of the famous blue cheese and red Leicester, Leicestershire is renowned for hosting Britain’s largest cheese fair. Here at Rockthorn we aim to match Leicestershire’s top quality cheese with our top quality service. Although maybe with a little less pungence! 

No job is too small! It doesn’t matter if you are one person working on your front drive or a group or workers running a large project, we can provide you with the equipment you need to finish your build at the best quality.

All of our plant hire is well maintained, modern and fully inspected to make sure our equipment is as safe and reliable as it can possibly be. As well as the potential to hire diggers, dumpers, rollers and many more, we also provide the attachments for our machinery so that all that you need is located in one place. Our team of experts are friendly and approachable so that we have the knowledge and manners to supply you with the correct machinery for your project and will happily answer any questions you might have.