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Site Power & Lighting Equipment Hire

Power Generator Hire

Generators are essential pieces of equipment for any construction site. They provide a reliable source of power for tools, lighting, and other equipment, allowing work to continue even in remote locations or when the main power supply is unavailable.

We provide generators that are designed with the needs of construction sites in mind, with robust and durable builds that are able to withstand harsh conditions and heavy use. They are available in a range of sizes, from compact and portable units that are easy to transport to larger units that can power an entire site.

Whether you need a generator for a small renovation project or for large-scale commercial development, we can deliver a wide selection of models that will meet your requirements. We offer both gasoline and diesel-powered options, with various wattage outputs to suit different needs.

We source generators that are equipped with safety features such as low oil shutdown, over-voltage protection, and circuit breakers, ensuring that they are safe to use on-site. Additionally, they are easy to operate, with straightforward controls and reliable start-up systems.

In addition to standard models, we also offer customisable options, such as soundproofing, remote start systems, and larger fuel tanks. This allows you to tailor the generator to your specific requirements, ensuring that you have the right equipment for the job.

In conclusion, if you’re in need of a reliable and efficient generator for your construction site, look no further than our extensive range of options. Contact us today to find the perfect generator for your needs.


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95% of products we help source are delivered within 15 miles of our customer's projects.

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Gone are the days of requesting a live hire report from each supplier. Not to mention that they are no longer ‘live’ when they reach your inbox. In the YardLink platform, you can instantly generate a live hire report, across all suppliers, at a project level. Always know what’s on site, keep a close eye on equipment usage, and be aware of incoming deliveries and collections.

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Put the pen and paper down. Close the spreadsheet. And gain peace of mind with a digital paper trail through the YardLink platform. Standardised quotes, proof of delivery, and invoices (no matter the supplier), means fewer disputes and queries. Easier to manage and track. Our goal is to help you work smarter, not harder.

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Portable Power Generator Hire FAQs

Your Questions, Answered.

We have generators with different power output options to cater to different requirements. Our generators range from small portable units suitable for powering small tools to larger units capable of supplying power to multiple construction site activities.

The most powerful portable generators typically have wattage ratings ranging from 10,000 to 20,000 watts or higher. These high-power generators are designed for heavy-duty applications and can handle a wide range of electrical loads. However, it's important to consider other factors such as fuel efficiency, noise levels, and portability when selecting a generator. For personalised assistance in choosing the most suitable and powerful portable generator for your needs, our knowledgeable staff is available to help. Explore our range of portable generators at YardLink for more information.

Choosing the right generator size is crucial to ensure a sufficient power supply. Factors such as the total power demand of your equipment and tools, as well as any specific power requirements, should be considered. Our knowledgeable staff can assist you in determining the appropriate generator size based on your project needs.

Safety is paramount when using a power generator. It's important to follow all safety guidelines and recommendations provided by the manufacturer. This includes proper grounding, fuel storage and handling procedures, and ensuring proper ventilation to prevent carbon monoxide buildup. Our staff can provide you with specific safety instructions for the generator you hire.

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