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London is known for its buzzing energy so it may seem daunting trying to get plant machinery to your site. Don’t worry, we know all about city life and can get our machinery to you in no time!

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Rockthorn 8 tonne excavator

Excavators and Mini Diggers

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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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Plant machinery fit for royalty

London, home of Buckingham Palace and her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. We believe that our plant equipment is truly fit for royalty! We ensure that all of our machinery is kept to the highest quality with regular checks and cleaning from job to job.

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

Boom lift views to match those from the London Eye

Finding yourself working on site with a nice view of the London Eye? Wishing that you could join in experiencing the spectacular views of the City of London? Join in the fun with the breathtaking views that you can experience from one of our boom lifts! Although we wouldn’t recommend spending all your time up on one of these machines, it is definitely better than missing out on London’s skyscraper views! Helping to keep the UK’s capital city operating through day and night, we supply all sorts of plant machinery for sitework, big or small!

Famous for featuring iconic landmarks such as the London Eye, Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, the Thames River and the Houses of Parliament London has a lot to keep it bustling and we are on hand to hire plant machinery to keep these landmarks, iconic or not, up and running. We even had some power access machinery supplied for a project at the O2 recently, yeah, we’re basically famous. Get in touch today to see how we can help fulfil your search for plant hire London.


Supporting Educational Renewal

We supplied 14 skips to a school refurbishment company in London who are on a mission to revamp local schools in the area. Our efficient service ensures that construction debris and waste are managed in the safest way possible. Creating better learning environments for the future generations of London is something we’re certainly proud of.

Building Fun at The National Maritime Museum

Recently, we supplied essential plant machinery to a company installing a new children’s play area at The National Maritime Museum. At Rockthorn, we are dedicated to supporting projects that enrich the lives of children and families in our community. It’s an honour to be a part of this exciting play area that allows children to explore in a fun and interactive environment.

Bringing Advertisement to Life

For plant hire in London we’re not just about construction and development. We’ve supplied plant machinery to advertising companies to create stunning murals on the sides of buildings. We love to supply our equipment to all sorts of industries and for all sorts of tasks. These advertising companies infuse art and imagination into urban environments, which we are excited to be a small part of.