Thank you for visiting our ‘about Forth Plant Hire’ page, we are delighted you want to find out more about our company. Forth Plant Hire is an independent plant hire, equipment and tool hire and sales company that has been established by the Sleith family for more than 25 years.
Forth Plant are an award-winning Plant & Tool Hire & Sales company Based in the heart of Central Scotland, we can cover the full of Central Scotland for same day hire.  Customer service is core to our values and we want to be as flexible and accommodating as possible, you are our business and we want to make you happy.


As you will see throughout our website we have a full range of plant machinery to hire including excavators, trailers, dumpers, handlers and rollers. We also have a huge range of equipment and tools to hire, plus you can visit our machinery shop (within our hire centre) to purchase equipment and tools from high quality brand names including Diatech and Altrad Bell.


We choose our machinery and equipment brands based on our own experience, customer feedback and assessment of breakdowns/issues. This allows us to choose the best machines, equipment or tools for the job. It’s that simple.
After every hire, all equipment, machinery and tools are cleaned and serviced. Ready to be hired out in a safe, clean and reliable state. We have plant fitters that can be called out to site for any breakdowns or assistance needed to any of our clients. We take pride in this service to ensure we can meet our client’s needs.


We understand that knowing who is behind the business is important for making a buying decision. It is also essential to be able to build a relationship with our customers, and we want just that. A professional relationship that can benefit everyone.
We are a family, not just in name but throughout the business, we are all one big family. Our staff are an essential part of our family and as such we take care of them, support them and assist them with their ambitions.


As a local business and employer, we are aware that it is our duty to give back when we can, especially to those who need it the most.
We like to put others before ourselves, that’s why in 2016 and 2017 we have run a Christmas toy gift donation system. For the sick children on the children’s ward at Forth Valley Royal Hospital in Larbert, Falkirk. This will continue as a tradition of Forth Plant every year for the foreseeable future.
We were also proud sponsors of the Pride of Forth Valley Awards 2017 category “Community Venture Award”. This was an award that “recognises a truly engaging partnership between enterprise and the community, where a company supported a project benefiting multiple local residents”.
We are proud winners of the ‘Family Business of the Year’ award at the Clacks Business Awards 2018.
Forth Plant are members of FSB Scotland & are Living Wage accredited.

01259 212945

Old Russells Yard, Clackmannan Road, Alloa, FK10 4DA