Local Plant Hire in West Sussex
Welcome to Walton Plant Hire, your premier local digger and excavator hire company in Crawley and Horsham, West Sussex.
We’re a small local company delivering personal customer service and reliable plant rental. You can call us on 07516 596173 or fill in the quote form for a call-back.
And we’re extending our range, so if you don’t see what you need on our website, just contact us and we’ll source any kind of digger, excavator or other machinery for you.
Digger and driver hire
You can hire our diggers and excavators with an operator for an hourly rate or you can operate the machine yourself. Contact us for more information and for prices
Plant and machinery insurance
Unlike many other plant and machine hire companies, we're able to offer insurance for the equipment you hire from us. It’s quick, easy and will put your mind at rest, knowing you’re covered in the event of an unfortunate accident. Please contact us for details of the policy.
Diggers, Excavators and Plant Hire
Whether you’re a builder looking for an excavator to dig foundations for a house, or a home owner needing a digger for ditch clearance, we can help.
We are featuring some of the machines and attachments we have available for hire, but remember we can get you other plant and equipment – and we’re very friendly to approach!
Contract and Council Work
We can undertake council and contract work such as ditch clearance and ditch cleaning in the Horsham and Crawley areas.
Give us a call now to discuss your requirements - or if it's inconvenient or the middle of the night, fill in the form and we'll call you!
Digger and Excavator Attachments for Hire
Portable Wacker Plate
Make your compacting jobs so much easier with our portable wacker plate attachment.
The Prodem PRB 008 concrete breaker fits both our micro and 1.6 tonne diggers to make breaking concrete a breeze.
Hire a timber grabber for our 1.6 tonne Bobcat, to make picking up timber and clearing your site fast and easy.
Our 2.6 tonne Bobcat is available with a rotating timber grab.
Bobcat E10 Micro Excavator
Our little 1.2 tonne Bobcat is a mini, tracked excavator that can be comfortably operated in those places where you simply can’t fit a larger machine.
This mini digger has variable tracks and zero tail swing, so it’s exceptionally stable with its retractable undercarriage.
Don’t be fooled by its size though. This machine has powerful hydraulics, yet it fits comfortably through a standard doorway with low headroom.
Our Bobcat is suitable for landscaping, construction or demolition tasks and has low noise and vibration levels, ensuring comfort for the excavator operator.
Width minimum 71cm
Overall length (travel position) 2.8m
Volvo EC140 Excavator
The Volvo EC140 is a 14-tonne digger for large excavation on any type of site. It has a relatively low sound level and the cab is lined with sound-absorbing materials. This machine has good all-round visibility and a wide cab door for easy access and has good fuel economy.
If you hire this excavator, you will be comfortable in all weathers as it’s fitted with heating and air conditioning and an ergonomic seat!
Cab height 2.77m
Overall width 2.6m
Overall length 7.63m
Bobcat E16 Excavator
The Bobcat E16 is a 1.6 tonne mini-excavator that can carry a whopping 500kg. It features a long-reach arm that allows greater digging depth and also enables you to tip straight into a high-sided vehicle or skip.
When working in small spaces, you can rely on its variable tracks and blade and you’ll be helped by the smooth hydraulic system that facilitates precision movement.
Overall length 3.93m
Bobcat E26 Excavator
The Bobcat E26 is a mini or compact excavator that is Tier-4 compliant and easy to manoeuvre in confined areas. It features excellent flotation and the tail swing is minimal, which means it’s easier to avoid damage to surrounding objects.
Weight of the digger is 2.6t, digging depth 2.9m
Overall length 4.3m
Skip Loading Dumper
This is a really useful one-tonne skip loader, ideal for use with our large or small excavators and will make your life so much easier.
This dumper features hydrostatic brakes and hi-tip capability.
When you hire this dumper, you’ll find it easily tips straight into a high-sided vehicle or skip. Indispensable for projects like patios, driveways, footings – anywhere you need to remove rubble or soil in an efficient manner.
Stump Grinders for Hire Crawley and Horsham
Small stump grinder for easy access.
Perfect for stumps up to 20"
Bandit7T1844 stump grinder. Only 740mm wide so suitable when access is tight.
Has a 38hp engine.
Hire a rotovator from Walton Plant Hire to make your garden work easier.
Frequently Asked Questions
What are your plant hire prices?
Prices vary depending on the length of hire and what attachments you need for the job. You'll find our plant hire rates are very reasonable so please call us for a quote on 07516 596173
Can you help me decide which digger is suitable for my project?
We are experienced operators of these machines, so will be very pleased to help you choose the best excavators for your job. We want you to be happy with your hire and get your project completed quickly and efficiently.
Do you do contract work such as ditching?
Yes we will consider all manner of contract work, including ditch clearance for local councils. Our experienced operators are skilled at all types of excavation and clearance work. Find out more about what we do here.
Can you deliver excavators in the Horsham area?
Yes we can certainly deliver excavators to your site. We offer delivery from just £10.
Do you hire diggers and excavators outside Horsham and Crawley area?
Yes we can help if you want to hire plant outside of the Crawley and Horsham immediate area. Please call for a quote.
What if I can't find the machinery I want on your website?
We work with partners and usually able to source the plant you require in the Horsham district, so save yourself time and give us a call on 07516 596173 if you don't see what you need here.
West Sussex stump grinder hire is particularly popular at this time of year.
Do I need to insure the plant I hire from Walton Plant Hire?
We can arrange insurance for you when you hire the equipment, so no need to worry about getting it added to your policy. We like to make things simple!
Call Walton Plant Hire for all your digger, excavator and dumper requirements and for stump grinder hire West Sussex. We're here to help. 07516 596173
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