We offer a complete range of tool hire equipment along with a full stock of tool accessories and a range of push along access machines. We can deliver direct to your site, or if you prefer you can visit us in-store to stock up on your consumables.


We offer a wide variety of equipment available to hire from stores nationwide, so whether you need to hire a drill, heater, tower scaffold or vibrating plate, we can provide you with all the equipment you need.

We invest multi-million pounds each year in new products to make sure that you hire reliable, safe and environmentally friendly equipment incorporating the latest technology.

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We’re not just about equipment rental. We believe in being the complete one-stop solution for all our customers' rental needs.

We offer a range of valued added services to ensure that, as well as the most comprehensive and up-to-date range of equipment in the industry, you get peace of mind, security, and access to the latest technology to help you manage your equipment rental.

Health and Safety

We are setting the Safety Standard

Tool Hire Express and A-Plant pride themselves on having the most robust and intrinsically developed quality and safety management system in the industry. We are the first national rental company in Europe to achieve complete certification to ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015, ISO 20121: 2012 and OHSAS 18001:2007 standard, which means our customers can have complete confidence in our ongoing commitment to improving quality and health and safety.

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Latest News & Updates

Happy New Year and best wishes for 2018 from all at A-Plant. Welcome to the fourth issue of our customer newsletter, Interact. In this issue, we have shared a range of stories about safety, awards successes, investment in equipment and much more.

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