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Our range of generators for hire includes everything from small portable generators to large site generators. We have both petrol generators & silenced diesel generators available. Whether you need a generator for running tools & equipment on site, for an event, or during a loss of mains power, we can help.

Generator Hire

Portable generators & site generators for construction, events & emergency power

We have generator hire available nationwide. Our range of generators for hire includes everything from compact & portable petrol generators for powering small tools and machinery on site or in an emergency, as well as large silenced diesel generators for use on construction sites, at festivals, events and more. Our generators are all high quality pieces of equipment from some of the best known brands in the business, including Mosa & Stephill. If you can't find the generator you are looking for on our website, simply give us a call to let us know what you need and we can often source a suitable unit on request. You can book one of our small generators for hire online. If you require a larger site generator, enquire online or over the phone with our hire team a call to get a quote and to book a hire.

Our Generator Hire Range

2.75kVA Petrol Generator: Small, robust & portable petrol generator with dual voltage output (230v/115v), wrap around frame for protection and easy carrying, and rubber mounts to minimise vibration. Ideal for powering small tools & equipment on site, or during an emergency.

3.4kVA Petrol Generator: Compact, tough & portable petrol generator with dual voltage output (230v/115v), wrap around frame for protection and portability, and rubber mounts to minimise vibration. Ideal for running most small tools & equipment on site, for construction applications, industry, or during a power outage or emergency.

1.7kVA Silenced Inverter Generator: Convenient petrol-powered ‘suitcase generator’. Features 230v output and suitable for powering small tools and equipment, or charging devices during boating trips, camping, caravanning and more.

6kVA Silenced Diesel Generator: High quality portable 6kVA generator with large handles and wheels for easy transport around site. Fully complies with noise regulations.

10kVA Silenced Diesel Generator: Tough & portable site generator with 230v and 110v power outlets. Large handles and wheels allow for easy transport around site, and the outer casing helps to comply with noise regulations. Features include electric start and full circuit protection.

16kVA Silenced Diesel Generator: Portable site generator, ideal for construction, emergencies and events. Road towable – so it can be transported to site easily, towed behind a vehicle. Let us know your requirements and we can provide a suitable model to suit your application.

20kVA Silenced Diesel Generator: High quality site generator, ideal for construction, emergencies and events. Road towable – so it can be transported to site easily, towed behind a vehicle. Let us know your requirements and we can provide a suitable model to suit your application.

40kVA Silenced Diesel Generator: Large portable site generator, ideal for construction, emergencies and events. Road towable – so it can be transported to site easily, towed behind a vehicle. Let us know your requirements and we can provide a suitable model to suit your application.

Generator Tips

  • Generator Power: Look at the wattage you require or the type and number of tools and appliances you plan to use, in order to calculate whether the generator you are looking at can handle the load.
  • Generator Overload: Take care not to overload the generator by running too many powerful tools or pieces of equipment simultaneously.
  • Fuel Supply: Ensure that you have enough of the necessary type of fuel to hand, so you can keep your generator running when needed, for as long as it is needed. You may need a fuel tank in order to store adequate fuel reserves.
  • Location: Please note that as generators feature combustion engines, they must only be used in outdoor, well-ventilated spaces. Place your generator on site in an easily accessible area, where it can be accessed quickly and easily when needed, and also close enough to the tools and equipment that you need to power.
  • Lighting: Ensure there is suitable lighting around the generator, or that you have a torch to hand, so that the generator can be operated properly in the dark.
  • Generator Testing: Test your generator at a time when it is not needed. Such as before the start of a job or before a power outage. This will allow you to become familiar with how to start and run the generator when needed.
  • Electric Start Charge: Some generators have an electric start function, rather than a pull cord. If your generator has electric start, you must ensure that the start battery is kept charged up.
  • Prevent Large Periods of Inactivity: Fire up your generator occasionally, even when it is not required. This will help to keep the engine running smoothly, just like with a car.
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