Ridgway invest £9 Million in Latest Technology Plant Hire


Management Invest in Latest Technology Plant Hire at Ridgway Rentals

Rob Jones, Director, Tim Jones, Group Chair and Stuart Jones Managing Director Ridgway Rentals Nationwide Plant Hire

Ridgway invest £9 Million in the latest technology plant hire from Marubeni Komatsu

This massive investment in the latest technology plant hire for our 450+ fleet is just a part of our commitment to our customer’s needs.

At Ridgway Rentals, we understand the demands of today’s construction industry and want to offer our customers the latest technology there is!

This latest technology plant hire machinery not only offers improved productivity but reduces fuel costs and has far less impact on the environment. Ridgway are renowned for supplying modern, reliable machines and this investment allows us to safeguard this reputation.

The £9 million deal with Marubeni includes the new Komatsu dash 11 range of excavators which all offer lower emissions and fuel consumption along with increased response and performance. The new Dozers with new powertrain enhancements, Dump Trucks that reduce fuel consumption and operating costs plus the latest 9 Ton Wheeled (Duck)

  • D51PX-24 Dozer
  • D61PX-24 Dozer
  • D65PX-18 Dozer
  • HM300-5 Dump Truck
  • PC138US-11 13 Ton Excavator
  • PC210LC-11 20 Ton Excavator
  • PC290LC-11 30 Ton Excavator
  • PC360LC-11 35 Ton Excavator
  • PC490LC-11 50 Ton Excavator
  • PW98MR-8 9 Ton Wheeled Excavator

All fitted with the Komatsu fuel-saving EU Stage IV engines.

Latest Technology Plant Hire at Ridgway Rentals

The new Komatsu PC210LC-11, PC360LC-11 & PC490LC-11 Excavators


The core part of this latest investment focuses on Komatsu’s GPS intelligent machine control Excavators and Dozers. These state of the art machines have been designed to electronically read the site plans and ensure that the machine operates in the most efficient way minimising work effort and fuel usage. Komatsu GPS machines offer unmatched productivity, better precision and unrivalled safety benefits, being factory fitted with GPS offers a much more robust solution to add-on components on the market.

  • PC210LCi-11 20 Ton Intelligent Excavator
  • D51PXi-24 Intelligent Dozer
  • D61PXi-24 Intelligent Dozer


Stuart Jones, MD Ridgway Rentals Ltd. says “our main aim is to deliver the machines that our customers want, investing in new technology early means we can offer the very latest plant machinery that in return offers our customer savings on time and fuel”

Ridgway Rentals’ trading relationship with Marubeni-Komatsu began over 25 years ago and now, 3 generations later, is thriving better than ever. The importance of the toughest and most reliable machinery in our Plant Hire Fleet makes Komatsu a firm choice for us. The innovate technology along with the robust build offers reliable and environmentally friendly construction equipment that is perfect for our customers.

If you would like more information on our new machines, either fill in the form below or call our National Hire Desk on 0800 51 51 55

Latest Technology for Nationwide Plant Hire Service

We provide a plant hire service throughout the UK with the latest technology plant hire from our head office in Shropshire. Our extensive range of excavators spans from 1.5 ton up to 50-ton and includes high reach demolition, long reach dredging, wheeled (ducks) and zero tailswing options as well as the latest GPS machine controlled. Our small plant includes rollers, telehandlers, dumpers, etc plus larger machines like dump trucks and loading shovels available in various specifications with many attachments.