Plant Hire and Groundworks Contractors

J K Ashbrook Ltd is one of the leading plant hire, groundworks and civil engineering contractors in the Cheshire area with over 25 years experience. We pride ourselves on being a family run business with a professional approach, using the latest machines and personal touch to give our customers exactly what they want. The excellent level of service which we provide has enabled us to become the preferred Plant Hire supplier to many blue chip companies.

Currently operating a fleet in excess of 500 units the company portfolio and diversity of equipment continues to grow.

Fully Resourced

We have our own, on-site fitters and workshops which means all the equipment we use for plant hire, groundworks, construction and civil engineering is on a regular maintenance regime and is serviced to the highest standards.

J K Ashbrook Ltd also have their own wagons and low loaders which allow us to quickly deliver plant and supplies to site and avoids you having to wait for third party haulage for your plant or materials.


We are available 24 hours a day 7 days a week so if it's an emergency please don't hesitate to get in touch. We offer a flexible pricing and payment structure to best suit your requirements. The only thing we won't compromise on is our commitment to offering the best prices and service in the market.



Once we take on a commission our staff take pride in doing the best job they can. This isn't just the best quality; it means working until the job's done, even if it means staying a bit later.


We endeavour to keep all our machines as new as possible which means you have the benefit of the reliability and performance of a new machine. Additionally you can check our for sale section for reasonably priced second hand machinery.


J K Ashbrook Ltd is proud of its history of supporting the community having been involved in events supporting Help for Heroes, Brereton Bears, Congleton Young Farmers and Knutsford Young Farmers. Our tractors also pulled the winning float at Goostrey Rose Day for all five years preceding the switch to vintage machines.