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Acland Plant Hire Ltd

Established in 1972

Acland Farm, East Hill, Blackwater, Truro, TR4 8HP Directions

Why Choose Us?

Years of Experience
Extensive Range
Professional Service

Business overview

Plant & Machinery Hire in Cornwall

Acland Plant Hire Ltd has been established since 1972 offering a wide range of operated and self-drive plant hire covering Cornwall. We also offer sweeper hire, low loader, hiab and beaver tail transport, site clearance and demolition services.

Our fleet of plant includes micro (¾ T) and mini (1.5 – 8T) diggers, JCB 3CX wheeled diggers and swing shovels (8 – 35T) and attachments. Dumpers (1 – 10T), Telescopic handlers (4 – 17m) and attachments, cherry pickers and Bomag rollers. Tractor and trailers and bowsers, skidsteer loaders & attachments and Dozers and Rippers. With the ability to source further plant as required.

We pride ourselves with a good reputation for carrying out the various jobs we do for our customers, no matter how large or small the job is. Feel free to give us a call with your individual requirements and we will be happy to help you.


From: Micro diggers to 8.5 tonne (all rubber tracked), various attachments available
Available operated or self-drive with various attachments available.
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From tracked micro dumper to 10 tonne. Available operated or self-drive.
Transportation available.... please phone for a quotation. We run a 7.5tonne beaver tail, 8 wheeled beaver tail complete with hiab and low loader.
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4 metres up to 17 metres, Available operated or self-drive with various attachments available.

Products & Services

Plant & machinery hire

NEW!! Mini Crusher hire

CITB/CPCS registered operatives

JCB Digger hire

Dumper hire

Tracked Dumpers

Roller hire

Telehandler Hire

Micro digger and dumper hire

Mini digger hire

Road Sweeper Hire

Telescopic handler hire

Cherry picker hire

Skid steer hire

Swing Shovel hire - up to 35T

Tracked Skid Steer

Dozer hire

Hydraulic breaker attachments

Container hire & sales

Various attachments & Misc plant

Bunded diesel tank hire

Excavator hire

Plant transport

Hiab hire

Low loader hire

Tractor & trailer hire

Tractor & water bowser hire

Various agricultural machinery hire

Free Quotes


Bulk earth moving

Fork Lift Truck Hire



Highly Recommend for Plant in Cornwall

Being from Leicestershire we needed to hire a 3cx for a job in Falmouth, googled plant hire, Falmouth and Acland were the first to come up.
Very friendly, Very helpful, Very reasonable prices & a great service. I would definitely recommend acland for all your plant needs in Cornwall, we will definitely be using them again in the future.
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Very helpful

We recently used Acland to move our own vintage tractor, the driver of their lorry was very helpful & carried out the job nice & quickly. We will be using the service again, thanks
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Nice new machinery

We recently hired a 6T excavator from Acland & were very pleased with the new Hitachi machine that was supplied. A new tidy machine which was a joy to operate.
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Super Service

Competitive day/weekend rates for machinery, the micro digger & micro tracked dumper made our garden project so much easier.
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Once again great service from Acland, with an ever expanding range of kit & accommodating staff. Cheers
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