Metcalfe Plant Hire

Plant Hire

Renowned & Leading Construction Plant Hire Business

Metcalfe Plant Hire Limited (MPH) is one of Cumbria and the North West England’s renowned and leading construction related equipment hire organisations, and has the following categories of plant, machinery and equipment available for hire: –

  • Excavators (tracked & wheeled)
  • Road Sweepers
  • HI-AB, Grab & Tipper Wagons
  • Bowsers (fuel & water)
  • Crushers & Screeners
  • Tele-handlers & Accessories
  • Vibrating Plates & Rammers
  • Pumps & Accessories
  • Tower Lights
  • Small Plant & Equipment
  • Dump Trucks & Dumpers
  • Rollers
  • Low Loaders
  • Compressors & Attachments
  • Dozers & Loading Shovels
  • Tractors & Grit Spreaders / Grass Cutters
  • Floor & Masonry Saws
  • Machine Attachments
  • Generators & Welders
  • Containers, Site Office & Welfare Units


And much more construction related plant, machinery and equipment for all your civil engineering and groundwork projects.  

We offer a variety of plant vehicles and equipment, on an operated or non-operated basis. Wagons, Road Sweepers, Dump Trucks and, where required, Excavators are all operated by experienced and CPCS trained drivers and operatives.

A comprehensive range of plant attachments and accessories are available for all large scale plant, and a majority of our larger excavators are fitted with quick hitch couplers for ease of operation.

MPH continue to invest in our fleet to ensure that we have the most reliable and efficient machinery, as well as environmentally-friendly plant available for our clients’ projects and for external hire. We have an experienced, qualified and trained team of fitters and mechanics who inspect, maintain and service our equipment at our workshop and depot in Penrith.

MPH request you contact our Plant Hire Cumbria team direct to discuss your requirements and how we can help you.

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