the recent retirement of Francis and
Wendy Harrison, Harrison Tools & Plant
Hire Ltd has proudly become part of
Shorts Group Ltd. All the staff at
Harrison Hire would like to wish Francis
and Wendy a very happy and enjoyable
forces and resources with the Shorts
Group, we will provide our
customers with even better services
and equipment. The Shorts Group offers
many other related services within
our industry including plant
management (skips, muck away),
demolition, recycling and agricultural
Hire, Milford is
a large, compact-plant & tool-hire
business based in Milford, just south
of Godalming, Surrey. Now, with Shorts
Plant Hire in Ascot, the area that
we can both cover includes Surrey,
Berkshire, parts of West Sussex & Hampshire & also
parts of South-West London.
a very extensive, in-depth range
of compact plant, tools & equipment
in our hire fleet, all of which is
fully maintained by our fitters to
a high standard. In Milford, we also
have a comprehensively stocked shop
where we sell a large range of products.
name it we probably hire it - anything
from a wallpaper stripper
to a 13-ton excavator! If you can’t
find what you want on our web site,
or need some advice, do contact us.
ourselves on giving a high level
of friendly professional service.
We are pleased to offer advice & appreciate
Tools and Equipment
One-, two- and three-day rates are
available on most items. One week is
seven days. Beyond that hire charges
are per seven-day week with the hire
charge for part week(s) after the initial
week at 1/5 of the weekly rate per
day. The maximum period for a weekend
hire is 4.00pm Friday to 9.30am Monday
and is charged at the two-day rate.
Again one-, two- and three-day rates
are available on most items. One week
is a five-day working week with the
hire charge for part week(s) after
the initial week at 1/5 of the weekly
rate per day. The maximum period for
a weekend hire is 8.00am Saturday until
7.30am Monday and is charged at the
Prices quoted on this web site exclude
VAT and are subject to alteration
without prior notice. Prices quoted
are ex-depot. We operate a delivery
/ collection service ,if required,
for which a very competitive charge
is made according to the mileage
and handling involved.
AND SALE CONDITIONS
Are those of The Hire Trade Alliance.
They appear on the reverse of our Hire
Contracts, and copies are available
We are pleased to announce that we
will shortly be offering Hireguard
insurance to our customers who
don't have their own insurance.
This is due to take effect early
2015. The cost of this insurance
will add just an additional 15%
of the hire rate to the hire cost. For
example, for a micro-excavator
the one-day rate is currently £80
with insurance will be just £92.
In the meantime we suggest you
contact a company such as JCB
Insurance who can offer short-term
of our hire equipment is Hirer’s
responsibility from on hire until
return to our depot or collection
by us but we take security
very seriously & fit, at some considerable additional cost, various
insurance-approved security devices to all our major plant.
Account facilities are available to
regular hirers. Please ask for
an application form. Accounts can usually
be opened within 24 hours.
Will be asked for a deposit, the level
of which is at our discretion. This
will be by card, and on return
of the equipment the balance will be
charged/refunded whichever is the case.
Non-account customers may also be asked
to provide identification.
HEALTH & SAFETY
Our equipment is checked between every
hire. The checks vary according to
the type of equipment but are comprehensive
and full written details are kept
of every check. To help you fulfil
your duty of care for yourself and
your employees and yours and their
personal safety we check that what
we provide you with in the way of
equipment conforms to all current
requirements. However you should
check each task for product suitability,
user competence and necessary protective
wear. Advice available if required.
Monday to Friday 7.30am – 5.00pm
Saturdays 8.00am – 12.00pm
E & O
E August 2015.