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The Importance of Using Reputable Plant Hire Companies

Dumpers & Rollers for Major & Smaller Construction Projects in Braintree We source our Dumpers from leading brand Thwaites and our Rollers from outstanding company Bomag. It’s great to find high quality machinery available to hire, but there is another important factor. Plant hire companies have a responsibility to ensure that their customers have the […]

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Competitors Work Together for a Common Goal

High Performance Rollers & Compaction Machinery Hire, Tandem Rollers, Pedestrian Rollers & Trench Compactors, Chelmsford   It’s nice to see leading names within plant machinery coming together, and cooperating in an effort to reduce carbon emissions. This demonstrates a common goal that cancels out competitiveness, and helps to achieve results. Compaction equipment manufacturer Wacker Neuson, […]

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Can Concrete be Replaced?

Wide Range of Dumpers, Rollers, Mini Diggers, Skidsteers Hire for Construction Work in Essex The most widely used building material is undoubtedly concrete, the downside is concrete is responsible for a high percentage of carbon emissions. We need this material for pavements, bridges and buildings, and it’s used for numerous other applications. While being utilised, […]

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Good News for the Construction Industry

Heavy & Small Plant Hire, Basildon, High Performance Plant Machinery, Dumpers, Diggers, Skid Steers & Rollers   The upturn in the construction industry seems to be continuing with a vengeance, as indicated by a recent survey. Another sharp rise in orders meant that overall construction activity grew at its fastest pace since 1997. The situation […]

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New Efforts to Tackle Plant Machinery Theft

Wide Range of Dumpers, Rollers, Mini Diggers, Skidsteers Hire for Construction Work in Harlow Due to unprecedented levels of plant machinery theft, a privately-funded police unit has been set up by the Opal national intelligence unit. The new unit is named ACE [Agricultural & Construction Equipment], and will be funded by manufacturers of plant equipment […]

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Are Technological Advances Important in the Construction Industry?

High Performance Plant Machinery, Secure, Vehicles, Construction, Landscaping or DIY, Waltham Abbey   The construction industry is seeing lots of activity throughout the UK in places like Essex. Waltham Abbey, Waltham Cross and Epping Forest are locations in Essex which have seen building projects that have enhanced an already attractive area. Housing developments and other […]

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Are Green Spaces a Priority in the Built Environment?

Heavy Plant Hire for Construction & Demolition, Mini Excavators, Skid Steers, Dumpers, South Woodham Ferrers   We have all heard the term ‘Concrete Jungle’, but very few people actually want to live in one! Having areas of greenery around about where you live wasn’t really considered a priority years ago, This is why some places […]

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An Electric Mini Digger?

Heavy & Small Plant Hire, Plant Machinery, Mini Diggers, Dumpers, Skidsteers & Rollers, Hertford   Mini Diggers are some of the most popular and functional pieces of plant around, found on just about every building site in places like Hertford. The emphasis on reducing carbon emissions has resulted in developments towards green technology across many […]

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Exciting Advances in Technology

High Performance Plant Machinery, Powered, Manual Access Equipment, Hertford, Secure, Vehicles, Construction, Upminster   Ground Breaking Electric Vehicle CCF, a supplier of drywall and partitioning, has just taken delivery of the countries first 27-tonne curtainside battery electric vehicle (BEV). The vehicle was developed by CCF [part of the Travis Perkins group] and Electra Commercial Vehicles […]

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A Six Year High for Construction Purchasing Index

Heavy & Small Plant for Hire, Competitively Priced Mini Excavators, Dumpers, Skid Steers & Rollers, Stevenage   2021 has so far seen the fastest expansion of construction output in the UK since 2014, affecting house building, civil engineering and commercial construction. Seasonally adjusted figures show the IHS Markit/CIPS UK Construction Total Activity Index registered 61.7 […]

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Mini Digger to the Rescue

Heavy & Small Plant Hire, Plant Machinery, Mini Diggers, Dumpers, Skidsteers & Rollers, Ilford   It probably didn’t escape your attention recently when a huge container ship got stuck in Egypt’s Suez Canal. It was positioned in a way that caused a massive backlog of over 100 ships for around three days. The bow of […]

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11 Interesting Facts About London

Heavy & Small Plant for Hire, Bobcat Skid Steers, Competitively Priced Mini Excavators & Dumpers   London is a fascinating place, culturally diverse, historically interesting and entertaining, here are a few facts you may not know about the capitol : – There are over 8 million residents in London, and collectively speaking more than 300 […]

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Transparent Buckets for Loaders

Bobcat Hire Chigwell, Heavy Plant Hire for Demolition, Small Plant, Tools & Equipment, Dumpers, Mini Excavators   There is excitement within the construction industry at the moment, as Korean manufacturer Doosan Infracore launches its ‘transparent bucket’ system for wheeled loaders. This innovation is a first in the industry, and demonstrates how the sector has embraced […]

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Plant Machinery Sales in 2020

Heavy Plant Hire, Small Plant, Tools & Equipment, Telehandlers, Skid Steers, Dumpers, Mini Excavators, Hertford   Each high quality piece of plant machinery in our fleet is perfect for carrying out a specific task or number of tasks. Our Mini Diggers are a big favourite for digging jobs [obviously] and can be found on many […]

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Avoiding Plant Machinery Theft

Heavy & Small Plant for Hire, Competitively Priced Mini Excavators, Dumpers, Skid Steers & Rollers   Planning & Building Control Today [PCBToday] published an article earlier this year, highlighting a phenomenon which has been exacerbated by the global pandemic. Everybody concerned condemns the theft of plant machinery and tools [apart from the thieves of course!]. […]

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A Transformation for Barnet

Heavy Plant Hire for Demolition, Small Plant, Tools & Equipment, Skid Steers, Dumpers, Mini Excavators, Barnet   Like many other boroughs in and around London, Barnet has been undergoing a major regeneration aimed at providing affordable homes and improved facilities. The programme began back in 2016 and the time scale for the development was estimated […]

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Construction Activity Restart

Heavy & Small Plant Hire, Braintree, High Performance Plant Machinery, Diggers, Dumpers, Skidsteers & Rollers   You may have noticed a rise in activity when it comes to construction sites, as workforces slowly begin to resume their projects. Several major contractors and housebuilders are reopening their sites as lockdown is gradually eased. Firms like Taylor […]

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4 Popular Hire Tools in Dartford

Heavy Plant Hire, Small Plant, Tools & Equipment, Skid Steers, Dumpers, Mini Excavators, Dartford   DIY is as popular as ever, and more and more people are prepared to ‘have a go’ and try their own decorating or home improvements. The internet has gone a long way towards giving people the confidence to carry out […]

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Council House Campaign

Heavy & Small Plant Hire, Plant Machinery, Diggers, Dumpers, Skidsteers & Rollers, Essex, Kent & London TV presenter and architect George Clarke has received incredible support in his quest for more council houses to be built. The Right to Buy scheme, initiated in the 1980’s, has allowed millions of council houses to be sold off, […]

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More Garden Towns and Villages Planned

Heavy & Small Plant for Hire, Competitively Priced Mini Excavators, Dumpers, Skid Steers & Rollers The UK government is getting behind the concept of garden towns, with communities secretary James Brokenshire suggesting that housing schemes should be put forward by developers and councils. The emphasis is on the next stage of the garden community programme. […]

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Preserving History

Heavy Plant Hire, Small Plant, Tools & Equipment, Skid Steers, Dumpers, Mini Excavators, Basildon The Borough of Basildon has 129 listed buildings, meaning ‘Buildings of Special National Architectural or Historic Interest’. The list was formed and is administered by English Heritage (Historic England) on behalf of the Government’s Department of Culture, Media & Sport. Inclusion […]

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Building on Success

Heavy Plant Hire for Demolition, Small Plant, Tools & Equipment, Skid Steers, Dumpers, Mini Excavators, Southend The seaside town of Southend has been seeing some exciting changes in the last few years, which are bound to raise it’s profile. Already a thriving part of Essex, Southend is set to receive unprecedented levels of investment with […]

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Treading the Boards in London

Heavy & Small Plant Hire, High Performance Plant Machinery, Diggers, Dumpers, Skidsteers & Rollers, South London   Residents in parts of London are set to have a shiny new theatre virtually on their doorstep! Wembley Park is the recipient of a £3billion regeneration project carried out by developers Quintain. The Troubadour Wembley Park Theatre will […]

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Historic Basildon

Heavy Plant Hire for Demolition, Small Plant, Tools & Equipment, Skid Steers, Dumpers, Mini Excavators, Basildon   There are some interesting structures in and around London and Essex, like St Martin’s Bell-tower in Basildon Town Centre. Reputed to be the first and only glass bell tower in the world and officially opened in 1999 by […]

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Building on Success in Southend

Heavy & Small Plant Hire, High Performance Plant Machinery, Diggers, Dumpers, Skidsteers & Rollers, Southend   Local councils across south Essex have recently pledged to join together in an effort to tackle shortage of housing, lack of jobs and improve infrastructure. The partnership named a ‘joint infrastructure and strategic plan’, is hoped to drive economic […]

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Tough as they come….but still

Heavy & Small Plant Hire, High Performance Machinery, Equipment & Tools, Access & Accessories At Rhino’s we provide a wide range of machinery, equipment and tools for just about any job you need to do. We cater for commercial companies, local authorities or domestic customers in places like St Albans, and are always ready with […]

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Keeping your Period Home Warm

High Performance Range of Heavy & Small Plant Hire In Billericay, Essex & London A converted Victorian school house in Frome, Somerset, is the home of Katy Duke and husband Richard Swann, who love their beautiful historic cottage. The period property features cream coloured local dressed limestone, giving it a wonderful charm. It has retained […]

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Reaching New Heights in Construction

Heavy & Small Plant Machinery & Equipment for Hire, High Quality, Expertly Maintained Machinery, Ilford The tallest buildings within the UK are mostly all in London, apart from structures like the 330.5 metres free standing grade 11 Emley Moor Transmitting Station in Kirkless, West Yorkshire. Three buildings outside London are almost in the running too, […]

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4 Reasons to Hire your Plant Machinery

Wide Range of High Performance Heavy & Small Plant Machinery for Hire in Benfleet It’s no secret that heavy plant machinery hire is extremely popular in the UK, with 80% of all UK purchases destined for the rental sector. This trend is expected to increase throughout the globe, as the many benefits of hiring machines […]

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Exciting Projects in Romford and Harlow

Heavy & Small Plant for Hire, Competitively Priced Mini Excavators, Dumpers, Skid Steers & Rollers, Romford & Harlow The construction industry is buzzing in areas like Romford, Essex where, after a few setbacks, work is continuing on one exciting project. The town’s regeneration will see the addition of a leisure centre, incorporating an ice rink […]

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