A Harden Plant - Specialist Excavations


A Harden and Sons have a new depot operating with Plant Hire in Gloucester amongst our other popular services including Groundworks, utility work and also site clearance and landscaping works.

From the base of our new Gloucester Depot in Highnam, we can offer all our services to customers not only in Gloucestershire but also across Wiltshire, Hampshire and Bristol.

Our Services

A Harden and Sons can supply plant hire including mini to large excavators on a wet hire basis (supplied with driver) that ensures you have a competant and trained CSCS operator that can allow you to get the best out of the hire of the machine to complete the given work.

With a modern fleet of Doosan Excavators in our Specialist Excavation division, plus the addition of Komatsu excavators to our earth moving services and groundworks division, we can offer customers an excavator to suit all types of jobs including housing work, home ground improvements and also site clearance, landscaping plus more.

We have supplied excavators, dumpers and rollers that have been used on solar park work, site reclamation projects and general site clearance plus landscaping work.

Plant Hire

Mini Digger Hire from 3 tonne to 6.5 tonne

Large Excavator Hire from 13 tonne to 22.5 tonne with 30ton and 50 tonne excavators available for larger earth moving contracts.

For projects where space and confined access work is required, we also have zero tail swing excavators for hire in Gloucester and the surrounding areas.

Our 6 tonne and 14 tonne excavators come complete with Steelwrist Tiltrotators which, although are more expensive per hour, allow multiple use and do save clients money in the longer run on ground labour and general digger hire time. Read more on Steelwrist, plus view our Steelwrist in action.

Roller Hire

120 Roller Hire - Twin Drum Vibrating Roller

100 Roller Hire

80 Roller Hire

Dumper Hire

Straight Tip Dumpers

6 tonne Dumper

9 tonne Dumper

6 tonne Road Legal Dumper

Swivel Tip Dumpers

6 tonne Dumper

9 tonne Dumper

Why are your excavators supplied with drivers?

Our brand new and unique fleet of Doosan excavators are equipped with Steelwrist tiltrotators which are required to be supplied with a driver who is not only trained to use these extra pieces of machinery and attachments but the operator can also get the best out of the machine in a safe manner, which saves clients time on machinery hire.

Customers are always impressed in the speed in which our specialist excavators can carry out work compared to standard excavators and then can see the overal cost saving they are making.

We offer free quotations plus ensure work is carried our to the highest standard with no corners being cut. Contact Us You can email direct to our Gloucester branch via the drop down menu.

Please note that a minimum of 8hrs charge applies to all digger hire.

Specialists in Reinstating and finishing works

Reinstatement should be done once and done well

As specialists in reinstatement, we have become established as one of the most trusted and respected names in our field. We've been working hard to set ever higher standards of reinstatement service for clients in the public and utility sector throughout England and Wales.