Huge Variety of Plant to Hire

 24/7 Service for account customers

   Nationwide delivery


Or give us our National Hire Centre a call on 0208 804 2000


Or give us our National Hire Centre
a call on 0208 804 2000

Specialists in UK Plant Hire

We are World Leaders in Large Excavator Hire!

Specialists in UK Plant Hire

We are World Leaders in Large Excavator Hire!

The UK’s largest specialist excavator plant hire company.

H. E. Services (Plant Hire) Ltd boasts a fleet exceeding 3500 items of plant, which are offered for hire nationwide via 11 strategically located depots. 

We purchase only the most advanced and productive machines available from manufacturers and combine this with the very best service from a dedicated workforce.

H. E. Services (Plant Hire) Ltd is recognised as the undisputed market leader in excavator hire. We provide all types of plant including mini diggers, heavy machinery, dumpers, rollers, telehandlers, plant attachments, plant accessories and more.

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H. E. Services (Plant Hire) Ltd prioritises sustainability in various ways.

Solar power is the main electricity source across the company’s divisions, thanks to PV solar panels on rooftops.

Our sites also utilises bio-mass boilers, powered using wood chips and other sustainable resources. The on-site heating is further improved using ground source heat pumps.

Waste reduction is practiced through sustainable sourcing and active recycling.

Electric vehicles are used by management and staff, charged with on-site solar power, supported by free charging points. We also provide free EV charging to our customers at our Head Office in Kent and at our UK depots.

The company also favours eco-friendly suppliers, employs digital technology to cut down paper use, and encourages digital access for information.

These efforts collectively reflect H. E. Services’ strong commitment to a greener approach.

Awards and Accreditations

FORS fleet Operator Certificate ID:002950
Quality Management Certification - Citation ISO 9001
SSIP - H. E. Services
RISQS Verified

What Our Clients Have To Say


At H. E. Services (Plant Hire) Ltd, we value your feedback. If you have hired from any of our depots across the UK, please feel free to write a review and rate us. Your feedback helps us improve our services and provide better experiences. 

We appreciate your support and we look forward to hearing about your experiences!

H. E. Services’ has been a game-changer for our construction projects. Their extensive range of equipment, coupled with top-notch maintenance and service, has consistently met our needs. It’s made a significant difference in our efficiency and project success.

Simon Little

Cardiff Depot Customer

We often hire a long reach diggers from H. E. Services, and I must say, they always exceed expectations. The machines are always in excellent condition and also incredibly efficient for our excavation work.  I highly recommend them for anyone in need of plant hire and exceptional service.

Fatima Long

Strood Depot Customer

Our Fleet

Whether you need equipment for a short-term or long-term hire, H. E. Services are here to help. With our nationwide delivery service, it’s convenient to hire plant machinery from any of our UK depots nationwide.




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    At H. E. Services (Plant Hire) Ltd, we recommend JCB Insurance for protecting your valuable equipment, you can get a quote for hired in plant insurance here.

    With plant hire insurance, a range of benefits are offered which makes it highly advantageous. It provides financial protection against unexpected events such as accidents, theft, or damage and minimises potential losses. In addition, it ensures continuity by enabling quick recovery and replacement of equipment, preventing operational downtime.

    Getting a quote with JCB Insurance is quick and easy. With their expertise and security, you can trust that your plant hire operations are safe while you focus and take control of your plant hire insurance needs with a little extra confidence and a lot less worry. JCB Insurance also have policies specifically designed to meet the needs of all hirers.

    Once you purchased your cover all you need to do is forward it to us at H. E. Services (Plant Hire) Ltd, quoting your quote reference number & we will do the rest.

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