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What is The Hire Supply Company (UK) Ltd?

The Hire Supply Company (UK) Limited started life as a small supplier to the tool hire industry, incorporated in 2001 and has now grown to be one of the UK's largest Tool Hire Industry Distributors.

In January 2006 we launched HSC FireSafe, set up to provide quick & easy fire extinguisher sales and service at a truly competitive price. Our team are fully FETA & IFEDA trained, who as well as the supply of extinguishers, fire blankets and other consumables, also offer full service and maintenance as well as fire and safety risk assessments.

We sell industrial equipment specifically for and to the tool hire industry.

Our products are sourced from around the world in order to obtain and supply the very best, most robust, hard wearing and economical products available.

We supply a vast range of products covering lighting, site electrical, heating, cooling, pumping, drying, fume extraction, dust containment, garden and landscaping, fire safety, gas, and load handling equipment.


To be recognised as the UK’s number 1 supplier to Hire Companies & Garden Machinery Dealers.




To provide a level of service and support that assists our customers to prosper by delivering innovative products and services.



Fairness - Communicate openly. Be honest.

Dependable - Demonstrate dependability. Be Reliable

Customer Satisfaction – Be responsive. Deliver quality

Teamwork - Respect others. Offer support

Ownership - Be empowered. Be decisive

Driven - Stay focused. Provide value.

Adaptable - Embrace change. Promote innovation.


Where Are We?

Our headquarters are in Attenborough, Nottingham, where our main distribution centre, sales and workshop teams located.  We moved into our new premises in February 2019 and have installed a trade counter for our customers to collect their orders from us. We also have daily collections from couriers to ensure goods get to our customers as quick as they can.

We also have another large depot based in North West London at Staples Corner in NW2.  Well placed inside the M25, we are able to facilitate better delivery timescales to the central London region and offer a same day delivery on orders placed before 12. 

The Hire Supply Company purchased Midland Power Distribution (UK) Ltd, now HSC Machinery Spares & Consumables, based in Worcestershire, in 2013, enhancing our garden and landscaping portfolio. 

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About Our People

We thrive on challenge and embrace our customers with the warmth and integrity of family.

Our teams of sales staff are some of the best in the industry.  They are knowledgable on products and situations and are on hand to advise and recommend.  We will never sell you something that you won't need.  We train our sales and product teams to be helpful, conscientious and insightful.  They have the most up to date product information, so you're always getting the latest deals and support.


Our workshop team are specialists in all our products.  We send our teams to the manufacturers, not third-party trainers, so they learn from those who know the products inside-out. We aim to turn around repairs and maintenance in the fastest timescales in the industry and guarantee all our work.  Our dedicated and knowledgeable team are always on hand to offer expert help and guidance, with a ‘can-do’ attitude that is really appreciated by our customers.


We have an excellent warehousing team who manage stock incoming and orders outgoing, efficiently and carefully.  We check all our products before they leave the warehouse to ensure you receive your goods in a timely manner and minimise the need for returns.  They pack and wrap your orders and assist our favoured couriers to load and check your orders so there are no mistakes or errors.  This is why we always deliver on time.


About Our Brands

We have spent a great deal of time and effort in sourcing and manufacturing the best products available.  We have created a brand that is recognised and respected within the industry.  Our product range covers the whole of the tool hire industry and we have a large range of elite products tailored to our specification.



Our Elite branded range of products are our hireable products.  These products have been specifically sourced and tested for the tool hire industry.

The brand delivers value for money, fleet items with quality, ruggedness and reliability standards that will generate the maximum revenue potential for our customers.


HSC FireSafe

Our HSC FireSafe range of stock has been sourced and tested to provide high quality products, reliability and to comply with all IOS and Health & Safety Requirements and allow adherence to safety standards.



About Our Partners

The Hire Supply Company (UK) Ltd pride ourselves on our product range.  We have a support infrastructure that is second to none in the trade.  We source products from across the world, this is done so we don't suffer distribution or stock issues and so we can source the highest quality products for the customer.




About Our Memberships

While we pride ourselves on our trustworthiness and integrity, customers want assurance from other bodies.

That's why we are registered members of the HAE (Hire Association Europe) and the EHA (Event Hire Association), both recognised bodies for our industry.

The Hire Association Europe is the industry-leading trade association for the plant and tool hire industry, with over 900 members across the world.


About Our Awards

We were delighted to be in receipt of the ‘Hire Industry Supplier of the Year’ awards for four consecutive years running (as awarded by the Hire Association of Europe) which is testament to our dedicated customer service and our knowledge within the industry.


At The Hire Supply Company (UK) Ltd, we constantly strive to improve both our product ranges and our services to ensure our customers’ needs are met and exceeded.


We have a proven track record within the industry of great products and brilliant customer service.


Our business is built on strong relationships with our customers, suppliers, manufacturers and carriers.


This allows us to deliver excellent service and quality products.

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