Plant Hire in Birmingham and Across the West Midlands

Digger Hire

Welcome to 1st Dig Plant Hire

Your local, reliable plant hire company, servicing individuals and businesses across Birmingham, the West Midlands, and Worcestershire.

We are a family-run firm, providing tailored plant hire packages for any size of construction project. With a fleet of diggers and dumper trucks at our disposal, our team has played an essential role on building sites across the West Midlands and beyond.

All our vehicles are well-maintained and regularly serviced to ensure optimal performance and service, while our drivers and operators are fully-trained in their use, with decades of experience in the trade between them.

Reliable Plant Hire Company
in Birmingham

With more than 15 years’ experience in the industry, 1st Dig Plant Hire has much to offer our customers across the West Midlands and Worcestershire. These are just a few of our more popular services:

Digger Hire

We have a range of diggers, mini diggers, and micro diggers available for hire to individuals and businesses across the Birmingham area. We will work closely with you to put together the perfect hire package for your project. This includes a member of our team to operate the device, ensuring the safety of you and your crew.

Dumper Trucks

If you need to transport loose materials from one part of a site to another part, then you can depend on our 1 tonne and 3 tonne dumper trucks to do the job. These high capacity trucks can handle even the largest transport jobs with ease, and include one of our drivers to operate them safely on-site. Our 1 tonne dumpers are ideal to fit through narrower access sites however will also tip into a standard size skip.


Our skilled workers also provide a full groundworks service for our Birmingham customers. With our fleet of diggers at our disposal, we are able to assist with site excavations, the laying of drainage beds and foundations, landscaping, and so much more. Call today to see what we can do for you.

Experts in Underground Pipe Moling

Here at 1st Dig Plant Hire, we are proficient in underground pipe moling and offer this service to homes and businesses throughout Birmingham. Underground pipe moling uses a remotely-operated vehicle to install or reroute pipework without needing to excavate the land, as rather than remove soil, the method simply displaces it.

Why Choose 1st Dig Plant Hire?

There are plenty of reasons to choose us for your plant hire needs. As a family-run business, our customers are our top priority. We have a crew of fully qualified drivers and vehicle operators, ready to work flexible hours that suit your particular requirements.

We are fully accredited by the Construction Plant Competence Scheme (CPCS) and promise a punctual and reliable service on every job we take on.

15 years experience

Fully Qualified drivers and Operators

Family Run Business

CPCS Accredited

A Range of Plant Hire Services Near You

We are based in Birmingham, putting us in a prime position to provide plant hire packages for businesses and individuals across the West Midlands and Worcestershire region.

This includes our valued customers as far afield as Alvechurch, Barnt Green, Bromsgrove, Cotteridge, Dorridge, Droitwich, Kings Heath, Knowle, Maypole, Moseley, Redditch, Shirley, Solihull, Stirchley, Studley, West Heath, Wythall, and beyond.

What Our Clients Say

Frequently Asked Questions

No, all our equipment always comes with a trained and qualified driver.

No, we do not provide equipment for work of this nature. We provide machinery 8am-4pm for a full day’s usage.

No, each job is bespoke, and we are happy to provide free quotations.

Get in touch

For the very best in plant hire solutions across Birmingham and the surrounding area, contact 1st Dig Plant Hire today. Contact us for your free, no-obligation quote.