Site Generator Hire across Devon & Cornwall
We provide secure, reliable site generator hire and emergency power with a backup generator supply contract. Our site generators are used on building sites, film locations, and commercial offices in the event of shutdowns or power failures. Cornwall Generator Hire is a family owned and run business, well known and trusted by companies for their reliability and personal service. Paul and Leoni have a wide range of commercial-trade generators, including super-silenced, silenced, long-running tank options and hard–wire facilities. We provide fuel management for extended running periods to ensure your systems can continue throughout the duration of a power shortage or site requirements.
Ensure your company is not left powerless!
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We offer reliable site power, delivered when and where you need it.
Site generator hire – support from start to finish
Having arrived on site, we’ll always set up and test the generator and connect any additional distribution to the machine. Before handing it over to the customer, we would provide some detailed training on how to use the equipment.
We are a family business, ideally situated on the Devon/Cornwall border, who genuinely pride ourselves on our attention to detail, genuine customer service and going that extra mile for our customers. We have over 30 years of electrical experience with a vast knowledge of temporary power solutions.
Our policy is to provide our generators with a full tank of fuel which our customers pay before delivery and by noting the consumption on collection we refund you the unused fuel via online banking within 24 hours of the generator being returned.
Need us to lay the cabling, distribution boards, and lighting no problem, we have all the kit and expertise ready to go!
The hirer is responsible for insurance to the value of equipment from the time of hire until the collection to cover costs in the eventuality of theft or damage of the equipment.
- We provide a 24/7 rapid response service to Cornwall and Devon. If you have a power outage we can usually supply a generator within the hour
- All our generators are excellent quality machines, quiet and fully serviced before delivery
- Delivery and collection are charged at 45p per mile + our hourly rate of £20.00 (subject to change) from our depot to your location. The journey is calculated as two return journeys for delivery and collection. We can also offer the option of the hirer collecting from us with an appropriate vehicle (insurance required)
- Because all of our generators are trailer mounted, they are easy to manoeuvre and having 4 x 4 vehicles, we really can deliver to the most difficult locations
- Preferential terms can be arranged for extended hireHire Agreement
Please read the Cornwall Generator Hire Agreement which becomes binding on the date the Job Sheet is signed.
Examples of companies who have put their trust in Cornwall Generator Hire
The Embassy of the United States of America at the G7 Summit
We proved site generators to the United States delegation at the G7 summit in difficult logistical circumstances – read their letter of thanks
RSA Film London
Providing silent generators at a Cornish castle location for the length of filming.
We provided 2 large emergency generators after the breakdown of their own generator.
The Farm Manager contacted us when they needed emergency power at short notice.
St Luke’s Hospice
St Luke’s Hospice required a site generator for the Tour De Moor weekend
Mole Valley Feed solutions
We came to the rescue during a power cut
DPD required our generator in St Austell
Green Cow Dairies
They required our site generator during the installation of their new milk processing equipment.
Generators provided for other prestigious events
Numerous BBC productions, Electric Bay Festival, Plymouth Food Festival and Looe Live.
What makes Cornwall Generator Hire different?
Cornwall Generators is owned by husband and wife Paul and Leoni with their dedicated team. They care deeply about their reputation as a 1st class site generator hire service. Reflected in the fantastic reviews and loyal companies who place their trust in them year after year, making them one of the leading site generator hire companies in the South West.
We provide solutions
Paul and Leoni have a wealth of experience in supplying site generator hire to the most challenging locations. They are always on hand to provide both scheduled and emergency power to companies and businesses across the South West. Offering the most cost-effective solution to solve both simple and complex problems, ensuring your business has the power capacity and cabling to continue functioning, with a failsafe solution.
Support & backup
Generator Hire is always at the end of a phone call, Paul and Leoni, know everything there is to know about emergency power backup and contingency solutions. Whether it’s a secondary backup generator, additional cabling, providing fuel top-ups or a bowser hire, they are on hand to advise and support you to make certain your business is fully powered.
Quality & safety
All our site generators are extremely well presented, and up-to-date, with the option of super silent units. They are fully serviced and load tested. They are subject to a manual and visual inspection prior to delivery. You won’t find any old generators, they are retired early, so we guarantee ‘low-mileage’ hire models. Safety as an electrician is of paramount importance to Paul, he will ensure that your generator is connected safely with the correct cabling and power outlets should they be required.