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Diesel Generator Hire and Rental Services

At Vital Power, we keep businesses up and running – day or night, whatever the weather.

Powering Your Needs on Demand

At Vital Power, we keep businesses up and running – day or night, whatever the weather. Looking to hire a diesel generator for your site for a short term project, to protect power supply for an event, or to cover your business in case of an outage? Vital Power is a UK leader in Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) and generator services, and offers a wide range of generators suitable for use in all industries, with fast delivery and industry-leading customer service.

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The User Flow

Step 1

Contact Us

Looking for a generator for your site? Contact us via the contact form below or give us a call to get started with your critical power solution

Step 2

Tell us your requirements

Our team will discuss your requirements with you, explaining the options available to you.

Step 3

Site survey

One of our highly skilled generator engineers will visit your site to map out to take note of your power requirements, where the generator will be installed, answering any questions you may have

Step 4

Delivery, installation & commissioning

Once the order has been placed, our team will then install your generator on site. We also carry out rigorous commissioning processes to ensure that your equipment is ready to support your site.

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Our generator rental services are part of our wide-ranging service that encompasses backup generator sales, equipment maintenance, cleaning for fuel tanks, fuel quality testing and more.

We are an approved, official dealer of a huge selection of leading brand names, with generator output ranges from 20kVA to 2 MVA (2000kVA). We have an extensive fleet of industry leading rental generators, sized to ensure no project is out of reach.

So, whether you’re after an emergency generator to power your entire business in the event of an outage or a smaller unit for occasional use, we can help.

Hire a generator from Vital Power

Being able to rely on a power supply for backup, support or emergency coverage can be crucial for a range of businesses. Our flexible, nationwide generator rental service offers the perfect solution to power supply issues – before they happen. We offer commercial generator hire, emergency generator hire and plenty more, to suit any business need.

Our team is made up of UK-based diesel generator engineers and specialists, so we can provide the most experienced, expert service. Not sure what sort of generator you need? Unsure what size generator you require, or where to locate it? Our team offers nationwide service from our strategically placed operational hubs, and can help with any query, from explaining key features of generators to .

We have an extensive fleet of hire generators readily available to be dispatched across the UK. Our wide range is made up of an industry leading selection, ranging from 20kVA to 2 MVA (2000kVA). Whether you need a smaller machine for an upcoming event, or delivery of a heavy duty industrial machine to support large sites in its time of need, we have a solution for you with our generator rental offerings.

Industries that can benefit from generator hire services

Many businesses choose to invest in power supply equipment on a permanent basis. However, there are lots of sectors and companies who find hiring power generators works best for them. From entertainment companies powering lighting equipment to distribution centres protecting merchandise, generator hire can be a vital component of event planning for countless applications.

This might be because there are scheduled mains outages, or for other operational reasons. Some of the most common industries and businesses we work with for generator hire and delivery include:

  • Festivals
  • Events
  • Outdoor event companies
  • Business events
  • Distribution Centres
  • Construction sites
  • Data centres
  • Hospitals
  • Agricultural sites
  • Universities/ Schools

Industrial generator hire

Diesel generator rental is crucial for so many industries, and Vital Power offers a full range of services to help. Industrial generator hire is crucial – whether during power outages, weather events, planned maintenance or for use during events.

At Vital Power we offer long and short-term diesel generator hire for businesses to help cover your critical power needs, whatever your requirements. Project management, fuel management, repairs and more are all part of our regular service.

Emergency generator hire

In an emergency, there’s nothing more important than making sure business can continue as normal – and that means making sure your people stay safe, your equipment is protected, and operations can continue.

Emergency generator hire can help provide you a source of power when there’s a failure. We’ve got an experienced team of engineers who will travel across the country from our nationwide operational hubs to get you set up with emergency generators.

Benefits of generator hire

Diesel generator hire is a great solution for lots of businesses, and we have helped companies in a variety of sectors up and down the country create a bespoke power supply solution. Some of the reasons to consider generator rental include:

  • Get peace of mind for an important event or season
  • Supplement power at busy times or peak periods
  • Scalable power solutions that can be upped or lowered according to your needs

As part of your bespoke Vital Power contingency power plan, in the event of a mains outage we can help. A hire generator (and associated equipment) will be delivered, installed, commissioned and monitored to get you back online.

Commercial power generation that works for you

At Vital Power we specialise in finding the perfect power options for every customer. With our 24 hour, 7 days a week, year-round customer support helpline, and our strategically located engineering depots across the UK, we ensure your business is supported with industry leading critical power services you can rely on.

To discuss hiring a generator or to view our available models, get in touch with the Vital Power team.

What Our Customers Are Saying

"Your engineer was absolutely brilliant - he got the generator working again really quickly and so I have power; he was also really professional and a real asset to your company. I would recommend your company in a heartbeat. Thank you all for helping me out in a time of need. I'm very grateful."

Site Manager

"I would like to say that your company is very customer driven. To offer a service outside your normal scope to fulfil a market need is exceptional and professional. When our new generator requires a service, I will contact Vital Power again"

Maintenance Manager

"I wanted to say a big thank you for the way my generator was installed by one of your engineers. It was done extremely professional and quickly. The engineer projected a tremendous sense of enthusiasm and confidence – and his small-talk is also most interesting to hear. I was left in awe of his complete understanding of the installation requirements. He even management to iron out a difference on the auto start that the manufacturer did not tell him about. A very clean and good working in all respects, he is a tribute to your company"

Site Manager

"Everyone at Vital Power is very professional. I was really impressed with Managing Director, he worked very hard to make sure we were happy and got everything right. The engineers were superb and extremely professional when they came to inspect our cabling requirements. We couldn't be happier with the result and I couldn't fault the work at all. We're really pleased."

Site Manager (BituChem)

"Very happy with the engineer that was on site yesterday to get involved with the power switchover. All went successfully and brilliant result! Thank you."

Maintenance Manager

"Credit to Warren, he's been absolutely unbelievable. To get the generator working in the time that he has is amazing. Great work and thanks again."

Contracts Manager

"I have just received a phone call from the client in regards to the engineer’s visit yesterday. They were very impressed by him, so much so they are thinking of switching all other generators they have over to you. It’s so good to get positive feedback, thanks again for your help"

Contracts Manager

"Your engineers are great, they are keen to help and work proactively to get things done. We were also seriously impressed with Phill Walters getting an emergency hire set to us in just 2-hours from the initial phone call!"

Engineering Manager

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