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With over 30 years’ experience, W L Straughan & Son Ltd specialise in all your outdoor maintenance and amenity service requirements. We offer a wide variety of plant hire machines and operators available for short and long term hire.


Every aspect of our work is carried out to a high standard, from Risk Assessments to carrying out the job.- Our fully qualified staff hold various required certificates and accreditations. We also ensure refresher training and courses are frequently attended, to maintain Health & Safety standards.


Our customer base includes: Local Government, Highways Agencies, Civil Engineering Companies, Charitable Organisations, Equestrian Property Owners and some private individuals.


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We are landscape specialists and have an established reputation for re-seeding and reclamation works in both the commercial and civil sectors offering our services on large and small contracts.  We can transform wild unruly or barren landscapes into grass, wild flower meadows, or back to a similar condition when we started works.


Not only are we landscape specialists, we are also preffered contractors in: Ground Work, Drainage, River Work, Bridge Construction and Maintenance, Track, Path and Road Construction, Fencing, Gritting, Winter Maintenance and much more.

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Plant Hire Machines

Over the years, WL Straughan & Son have formed a large fleet of plant, tractors, implements and specialist machinery, all of which are available for hire at competitive rates.


Our machines and vehicles are maintained by highly skilled, qualified fitters, using some of the latest technology available.


Thorough Examinations and reports are completed daily to ensure these machines are safe for use and comply with Health & Safety Regulations. 

For more information, or for a free, no obligation quote, get in touch.


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