I.T. Shaw Ltd Plant Hire

Plant & Tool Hire


  • Micro-Excavators – ¾ tonne
  • Mini-Excavators – 1.5tonne to 3 tonnes
  • Midi-Excavators – 5tonne to 9 tonne
  • Large Excavators up to 13 tonnes

With a full range of breakers to suit each size of machine


  • Hi-lift – 1 tonne
  • 3 tonne straight tip and swivel skip
  • 6 tonne straight tip and swivel skip
  • 9 tonne

Tracked Dumpers

  • Pedestrian dumper – ½ tonne
  • 3 tonne to 7 tonne


  • 800mm and 1200mm ride-on


  • 10metre to 14 metre reach

Operated HGV & support vehicles

  • Road Sweepers with gully emptying capability.
  • Low-Loader – Plant Transport
  • Hook-Lift lorry up to 10 tonnes

Plant Hire Services & More | Cumbria Wide

At Shaw Plant, we offer a full range of groundwork, civil engineering, and construction equipment for hire at competitive prices. We supply leading brand plant and machinery equipment – all fully serviced and available for short or long-term hire.

Get in touch with us to discuss your plant hire, tool hire or haulage requirements. From our base in Ulverston, we serve areas around the Lake District and South Cumbria, including Barrow-in-Furness, Dalton-in-Furness, Kendal, and Grange-over-Sands.

Plant Hire & Operator Solutions

We offer the option of self-drive, or we can provide an experienced operator. All our plant operators are skilled and competent in all aspects of civil engineering, construction, groundwork, and haulage. They will help you complete your project efficiently and professionally.

Tools & Equipment Hire Available

We also have a wide range of air and power tools available for hire. Whatever requirements you have for your groundwork or construction project – rest assured, we’ve got you covered.  We have experienced professionals on hand to advise you on the right equipment too.


Hydraulic Breakers


Compressors & Air Tools


Concrete & Compaction Equipment


Power Tools – Breakers & Drilling

Haulage Solutions

From light haulage services to whole load removals and large container deliveries, we have the experience and resources to take care of it all. Our services are available for the transportation of construction materials, electrical systems, building structures, roadwork materials, small to large construction units, and more.

We also provide both one-off and contract roadwork and construction services. Contact us today for a no-obligation quote.

Our Range