Mini Digger Hire in Essex

Quality mini digger hire in Essex

If your small-scale building or construction project involves light demolition work, small areas of ground levelling and the removal of small structures, then you’ll find that it may be worth your while to consider a professional digger hire to assist you throughout your project. Established in 1999, we at Orbital Equipment Ltd, have over 20 years of experience in the building and construction industry and are highly rated in providing our clients with professional and quality mini digger hire in Essex. When you come to us for your mini digger hire in Essex, you can trust that you will have a huge range of plant equipment to choose from and, as well as offering some of the highest performing machines on the market, our mini diggers also come with the latest design and specifications, meaning that whatever size, scale, or type of construction project you’re working on, our mini digger hire in Essex will have the right equipment for you.

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01992 787777

Our Top 5 Benefits of Mini Digger Hire in Harlow

As specialists in mini digger hire in Harlow, we have seen our clients experience the benefits of having a mini excavator on site throughout their project. There are many advantages to hiring a mini digger, and here we’ve managed to narrow them down to our top 5 benefits…


Easy To Use

Our mini diggers are incredibly easy to use, and their operation is simple and easy to get to grips with. Alternatively, you can also hire a skilled operator to help throughout your project.

Less Noise Pollution

As they are smaller, our mini diggers produce less unwanted noise pollution than other excavators, meaning that they are ideal for residential environments and other public sites.

Damage Limitation

Due to their smaller size, mini diggers go a long way in reducing the risk of damage to surrounding structures without compromising on their performance ability.


Mini diggers come with several versatile attachments and can deliver several multiple functions, making them a great all-around piece of equipment.

More Accessibility

Micro diggers are much easier to manoeuvre than larger excavators which means that you’ll be able to access those hard-to-reach areas effectively.

Our Top 5 Benefits of Mini Digger Hire in Essex

As mentioned, our mini digger hire in Essex is a smart solution to help with construction projects that are small-scale or restricted in space. There are a huge number of benefits to hiring a mini digger, and here we’ve managed to narrow them down to our top 5 benefits…

Free Quotations

At Orbital Equipment Ltd, we understand that a construction or building project can be a costly task to undertake, which is why we offer free quotes on all of our services to ensure that our micro digger hire in Essex is right for you.

Over 20 Years of Experience

With over 20 years of experience, you can rest assured that we have a huge amount of industry knowledge available. Additionally, the diggers we have available for hire are the highest-performing machines on the market.

Operated Hires

All of our experienced operators are CPCS – qualified with a wide variety of knowledge that specialise in areas such as utilities/pipe construction, groundwork, paving, landscaping, motorway, construction and more!

Included Service & Maintenance

Our machines and attachments are regularly serviced and maintained by our own highly skilled staff, at our on-site workshop or by our fleet of mobile engineers, meaning that they are in the best possible condition.

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When Do I Need a Mini Digger?

Our mini digger hire in Essex can help with a variety of construction and building needs. If you’re working in areas with tight access requirements or if you need more precise digging functions, then these compact diggers are a smart solution. If your construction project includes any of the below, then our mini digger hire in Essex could be the answer you’ve been looking for…

  • Areas with tight access requirements or compact project sites
  • Light demolition and renovation work
  • Ground levelling and packing
  • Small hole digging
  • Removal of small structures or tree/stump harvesting

Speak to one of our friendly professionals today

01992 787777

Mini Digger Hire in Essex FAQs

What is the average cost of mini digger hire?

The average cost of mini digger hire in Essex can range from £125 – £300 per day, however, the cost depends on a number of factors including the size of the excavator you wish to hire and if you require an operator as well as the machinery.

How long can I hire for?

We currently provide plant equipment to over 1000 clients ranging from small businesses to large construction/groundwork companies, on a short-term basis (a day or two) or for longer periods of hire (months).

Do I need to do anything?

In short, no there’s nothing that you need to do as once we’ve arranged a price and delivery date, we will deliver your digger to you. We do however recommend hiring an operator to assist you on your project if you’re never operated a digger before. Our digger hire operators are covered by public liability insurance and will ensure your job is completed quickly and professionally.

Do you need a licence for digger hire?

If you require a digger for projects on private land or worksites, you won’t require a license to operate the machine. However, if you are planning to drive a digger of any size on public roads, a valid driving licence will be needed.

Testimonials From Our Customers

Great knowledge of all plant and equipment . Quick & efficient when hiring to any client!

George Doyle

What can I say about this company? As a woman who who only knows her legal stuff and business and had no idea about 8 ton diggers I found them impeccable in every way. Dan the man was excellent. He guided me through every step from hire to delivery. Their human approach is second to none and their service first class. Thank you guys for a great service. We will surely be back.

KatiaPottys Diner, Potter Bar

Staff very knowledgeable quick fast turnaround

Kevin Mead