Plant Hire

Reliable Machinery Hire and Rental From MTS Plant

Choose from an extensive fleet of Excavators, Micro Diggers, Loaders, Dumpers, Carriers, Telehandlers and Attachments. Providing reliability, choice, quality, local knowledge and proactive service built up over more than 25 years.

Contact us now to discuss your requirements or book your next hire:

See our plant machinery fleet below:

Plant Machinery Hire and Rental

Covering Northern England and Scotland MTS Plant have been offering self-drive plant hire solutions for over 25 years.

When hiring plant from MTS you get much more than just an equipment rental company. We have a wealth of product knowledge and experience built up over more than two decades in the industry. We offer one of the UK’s largest fleets of skid steer and tracked loaders as well as a comprehensive range of specialist attachment to suit. We also provide large selection of excavators, dumpers and rollers and telehandlers for hire.

Our understanding of UK industries including construction, civil engineering and forestry allows us to work with you as our clients to offer solutions to your onsite problems by finding the right equipment for your job. By offering specialist machinery such as the wheel saw, laser grader or mulcher our clients have been able to speed up their job times, reduce costs and improve their efficiency.

Operating from 4 UK depots (Wigan, Wakefield, Newcastle and Cumbernauld) we work with business large and small, ranging from public authorities and national developers to SME’s and smaller contractors.


Bobcat Hire

If you are looking to hire Bobcat equipment there is nowhere better than MTS Plant. At MTS Plant we have over 25 years Bobcat experience, meaning you can count on us to provide the exceptional levels of knowledge and customer service you expect. Our support and aftermarket team are experts when it comes to Bobcat plant machinery and are on hand to offer advice and technical support where needed.

At MTS Plant we offer the UK’s largest and most extensive hire fleet of Bobcat loaders and specialist attachments including Wheel Saw’s, Forestry Mulchers, Planers and Trenchers to name just a few.


Contact the MTS Plant team today to discuss your next project, get a hire quote or learn more about our plant hire services:



    We would love to keep you to date with our latest information which we feel you would be interested in. Please let us know if you would like us to contact you. See our privacy policy for more details.

Contact Us

Interested in our products or have any queries?
Don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Contact us

Credit Application

Interested in our products? Fill in our form and get credit today

View Form


Andy Richardson – Wetherby Tool Hire

We have been working with MTS Plant for just over 12 months now and have found their service and support second to none. Vanessa, Jenny, Matt and the team are fantastic and will always go the extra mile to meet our requirements. We have regularly used MTS Plant for Dumper and Excavator hire throughout this period and have found their range of machinery very reliable & of excellent quality. I would 100% recommend MTS Plant Hire.

Mark Dormer – Contracts Manager – Furness Brothers Ltd

We have used MTS Plant for a number of years and have been constantly impressed by the service provided. We work in a quick-moving industry where our requirements for small machine hire can be at short notice and highly varied. MTS Plant manages to keep us supplied with quality machines along with great customer service. We look forward to driving our business forward knowing that we have the resources to satisfy our customers needs without the high expense of owning our own machines.

John Cassidy – Travis Perkins

MTS has been a great company to cross hire small plant in for our customers. The great thing about MTS is the friendly staff who are very committed to making sure Travis Perkins is a priority customer and will move things around in their daily transport too fit urgent orders in. Myself and my team now use Mts as our first point of call as we have confidence in how the business works from the staff to the machines themselves.

Paul Kinsella – Easy Driveways

MTS has arranged for us at times very short notice the most diverse ranges of hire equipment, even nationwide. We first started using MTS a few years ago now an don’t hesitate to call the well mannered and excellently informed staff, We have experienced difficulties when on hire and the response was second to none, from the delivery drivers to the mechanic’s, the professional advice and service we haven’t matched anywhere in my 32 years in construction.

The branch at Leigh is always ready to accommodate our needs and they do it with a cheerful professional manner every time.

News & Events

Yanmar SV18 Excavator Review 2020

MTS Plant’s Matt Watson Reviews The Yanmar SV18 Excavator Yanmar’s SV18 mini excavator has proved our number one mini excavator for the past years running. Popular with utilities contractors, groundworks, and construction businesses the compact, robust and reliable Yanmar SV18 is a great all round machine with class leading reach. […]

Read more

Projects Confirmed – August 2020

In this article, we look at the very latest new projects that have been signed off or begun work throughout the UK. Avant Homes Scotland Gets the Green Light for Constructing 120 Homes in Dundee Dundee City Council has green-lighted planning for the construction of 120 homes in Dundee, Scotland. […]

Read more

How to Choose the Right Excavator for Your Job?

So, you have won a project and it’s time to have all the right equipment in place. Excavators and mini excavators are some of the important construction equipment that every construction company needs. Given the wide range of options to choose from, choosing the right one can prove to be […]

Read more

Megson Utilities invests in state-of-the-art Yanmar canopy excavators

 Megson Utilities invests in state-of-the-art Yanmar canopy excavators Leading utility connections specialist, Megson Utilities, has invested in four new Yanmar SV18 canopy excavators and matching plant trailers. The versatile new models will be used for groundwork applications in utility connection projects across West Yorkshire and the surrounding areas. Purchased from […]

Read more

Covid-19 Statement For Customers – 30/03/20

From the onset of the Covid-19 outbreak, the safety and wellbeing of our team members, customers and local communities has always been our number one priority. We have closely followed the Governments advice and have taken appropriate action. Following the Prime Ministers announcement last week, we have taken the decision […]

Read more