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Nationwide coverage with fast turnaround

Operated and Self-Drive Plant Hire

Trusted and respected industry specialists

Plant Hire made easy.

Our trustworthy equipment means your team can focus on the task at hand, with quick, easy and reliable hire here at Rockthorn, you’re in safe hands. From excavators to telehandlers and dumpers, we’ve got it all. Browse the equipment and accessories we have available for hire to get your project underway on time and on budget.

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Operated Plant Hire

22T Excavator with Reduced Tail Swing

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Excavators and Mini Diggers

6T Swivel Tip Dumper

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9.5M Telescopic-handler

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Telescopic Handlers and Attachments


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Rollers and Compaction

26m Boom Lift

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Power Access and Cherry Pickers

Recycling Crushers and Screeners

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Recycling Crushers and Screeners

VT1 Lighting Tower

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Lighting and Power Generation

welfare facilities

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Welfare Facilities


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Excavator Attachments


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Fencing and Groundcare

towable dust suppression bowser

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Fuel and Water


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Site Survey Equipment

traffic management solutions

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Traffic Management


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Wheel Diggers and Backhoe Loaders


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Waste Management, Muck Away and Aggregate Delivery

Supporting construction throughout the UK.

We have set our sights on being the most reliable plant hire network  across the UK, promising quick and easy delivery for all your project needs.

With over 20 years of experience, you can trust us to find you the best service and price in the industry providing the construction sector with plant hire, power generation, aggregates, welfare facilities and much much more.

We know what quality service looks like.

At Rockthorn we supply much more than the plant machinery itself, we provide the relevant attachments and accessories to ensure every project runs smoothly. We also supply fuel and water, welfare facilities, power generation, and lighting to keep your site functioning.

We can even lend you an operator so your guys don’t run on empty. From mini diggers to cherry pickers we’ve got you covered.

If you’re not sure what you need to best suit your requirements we are always happy to lend advice – we are experts after all! Builders, architects, archeologists or even your average joe, we want to help get the job done.

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