Plant Hire & Digger Hire

Rapid Hire offers Plant Hire & Digger Hire at exceptional rates
throughout the areas of Royal Wootton Bassett and Swindon.


Do you need plant or digger equipment for a job? Then contact Rapid Hire in Swindon. We offer plant and digger hire at competitive prices. All of our Plant and Digger equipment are in perfect working condition and will help you undertake any work you need doing.

Whether you are a national company that requires equipment throughout the country or a local DIY enthusiast, our commitment to providing high quality equipment and a friendly service is unbeatable.

We are a business with a reputation you can rely on. We’ve got everything from mowers to self drive excavators and dumpers, backed up with a rapid response and first class maintenance service allowing us to deliver on our goal of complete customer satisfaction.

Tool Hire Swindon


Tool Hire Swindon

This advanced 5.4 tonne machine is designed with excellent stability to work efficiently even where space is confined. Versatility is greatly enhanced with two auxiliary circuits as standard and precise oil flow control. With upgraded digging and lifting power and smoother travel performance, this Kubota
truly has it all.

  • Kubota V2607-DI Engine
  • Hydraulic Angle Blade (Option)
  • Auxiliary Circuit 1 (Standard Equipment)
  • AUX1 Diverter Valve
  • Adjustable Maximum Oil Flow Control
  • Stronger Bucket and Arm Breakout Force
  • Wider, More Comfortable Cabin
  • Two Speed Travel


  • Kubota V2607-DI Engine
  • AUX1 Diverter Valve
  • Stronger Bucket and Arm Breakout Force
  • Tight Tail Swing
  • Powerful Air Conditioning
  • Thumb Bracket and Relief Valve as Standard
  • Deluxe Suspension Seat
  • Serviceability

Now available with an angle blade, the Kubota U55-4 offers customers versatility never seen before in the mid size 5 tonne excavator market. Powered by a reliable Kubota 47.6HP engine, the Kubota U55-4 features a compact and well balanced design, combining exceptional power and the versatility to tackle any job and working condition with ease.

Tool Hire Swindon


Tool Hire Swindon

Reaching a higher level of performance is easy when you have got the most digging power in your class. The Kubota KX71-3 mini-excavator delivers the largest digging depth and reach of all mini-excavators, with a long arm in its weight category. Even with the long arm, it amazingly generates the largest power in its class for both arm and bucket digging. Furthermore, the KX71-3s lifting power is so strong. Together with a host of robust features that complete the package, making the KX71-3 the stand-alone leader in performance.

  • Clean-running Kubota Engine (Tier IV)
  • Adjustable Max. Oil Flow on Auxiliary Circuit
  • Strong Bucket Breakout Force
  • Easy Maintenance
  • Thumb Bracket and Relief Valve as Standard


  • Powerful And Well Balanced
  • Powered by a 17HB Engine
  • Interactive Digital Panel
  • Ergonomically Designed Controls

The Kubota U17-3 is the perfect excavator for tackling jobs in the tightest of spaces. Powered by Kubota 17HP engine, renowned worldwide for their outstanding reliabilty, the U17-3 delivers on superior manoeuvrability and maximum digging performance. This compact excavator delivers the power you need, the control you want and the smoothest performance when you need it most.

Tool Hire Swindon


Tool Hire Swindon

Kubotas new KX016-4/KX018-4 mini excavators raise the standard in the 1.5-1.8-tonne category with a powerful digging force and a wider working range that rival higher-end excavators. The premium KX018-4 is engineered for superb handling and operation from large construction areas to the tightest of places; while the standard KX-016-4 is designed for light-duty use and rentals.

  • Kubota Engine
  • Digital Panel
  • Variable-width undercarriage, fits through gates
  • Protected bucket cylinder hoses & auxiliary hydraulic hoses
  • Boom cylinder above the boom