About Us

Broughton Plant Hire and Sales 

Michael Broughton Ltd was founded in 1969 by Michael Broughton Senior. The Group currrently comprises of two companies Broughton Plant Hire and Sales managed by by Michael Broughton Jnr and Broughton Thermal Insulation managed by Matthew Broughton. 

Broughton Plant Hire was formed in 1984 as a trading division of Michael Broughton Ltd and specialises in the hire and sale of plant and equipment to the mechanical, electrical and fire protection industries.

Now established in the industry for over 30 years Broughton Plant Hire has a wealth of experience and expertise throughout the business from our engineers and depot staff through to our hire desk and management team. This combined with our commitment to ensure that our customers receive the best service possible and a constant investment in our hire fleet has allowed us to build a reputation in the industry of supplying our customers with quality tools and equipment at short notice. 

Broughton Plant Hire and Sales has a wide and extensive fleet of small tools, plant and equipment and are the market leaders in the hiring, servicing and maintenance of pressfitting tools. We are an approved tool provider and calibration engineers for a number of press fit manufacturers such as Geberit, Pegler Yorkshire, Sanha, Viega and IBP Conex. We are also a specialist supplier in low level access and operate and maintain a large fleet of podium steps and push around vertical lifts. There are a number of companies that we are a distributor and service agent for such as Ridgid, Novo press, Rems, Power Tower, Youngmans and Armorgard Security Products. We currently have two depots one in Romford, Essex and one in Alfreton, Derbyshire and between these two locations we operate a fleet of over 30 vehicles.

Our dedicated Hire Desk is available to take any calls or enquiries from 7.00AM to 6.00PM Mon - Fri.

Please the marked red on the map below our service coverage of the UK.


Broughton Plant Hire & Sales

Southern Depot

Unit 10, Trade City, Ashton Road, Romford, Essex. RM3 8UJ

(T) 01708-383350 (F) 01708-383359

E-Mail: Hire@Mbroughtonltd.co.uk

Broughton Thermal Insulation

Unit 10, Trade City, Ashton Road, Romford, Essex. RM3 8UJ

(T) 01708-383770 (F) 01708-383777

E-Mail: Thermal@Mbroughtonltd.co.uk

Broughton Plant Hire & Sales 

Midlands Depot

Unit B1, Venture Crescent, Motorway Link Industrial Estate, Alfreton, Derbyshire DE55 7RA

(T) 01773-609789 (F) 01773-605362

E-Mail: nottm@mbroughtonltd.co.uk