Generator Hire Market Report – UK 2016-2020 Analysis

The 1st edition of the 'Generator Hire Market Report – UK 2016-2020 Analysis' incorporates original input and primary research, representing a new and unique up-to-date analysis of this market, which has been relatively buoyant in recent years, outperforming the general economy in terms of growth. The report reviews developments within the sector, assessing market size, trends and structure. Recent trends, key influencing factors and forecasts of future developments are also assessed and the report also reviews key application sectors for generator hire with views on future developments. Key content covered:

Generator hire market overview.

Market analysis – market size and forecasts, power rating mix, end-user sector mix.
Hire companies – market structure, hire company shares, company profiles.

Key areas of insight include:

Key trends and market influencing factors – non-domestic construction, housebuilding, events, waste management etc.

Review of market structure.

Major generator hire companies – key players, share estimates, profiles etc.
End-use sector analysis – share mix by major sector – construction, infrastructure, industrial, events, oil/gas/marine, public sector etc.
Forecasts of performance of UK generator hire market up to 2020 – prospects for growth, key market drivers etc

Some of the companies included:

Aggreko plc, Ashtead Group plc, Balloo Hire Centre, Banson Tool Hire, Brandon Hire Limited, Carrier Rental Systems, Central Power Services, Charles Wilson Engineers, Energyst, Gap Group, Generator Power Ltd, Grafton Group, Hewden Stuart, Hire Station, HSS Hire Service Group, IWS Generator Hire, Jewson, JF Hunt Power, Lord Hire Centres, Mather and Stuart, Mems Power Generation, MHM UK, Newburn Power Rental, Power Electric Ltd, Power Electrics (Bristol), Select Plant Hire, Smiths Equipment Hire, Speedy Hire plc, Stuart Power, Supply UK Hire Shops, TGC International, The Turner Group, Travis Perkins, WB Power Services, Woodlands (Worcestershire).

Key areas covered in the report include:


Market definition – hire of diesel generators for temporary power, equipment/ancillaries.Market size and trends 2013-2016 - factors influencing market development - levels of construction activity, infrastructure developments, range of applications, legislation, events, impact of hire rates & periods, critical power requirements etc.

Forecasts of market size up to 2020.
Key end-use sectors – estimated sector shares – construction, infrastructure, events, industrial (manufacturing, processing/refining, waste management/recycling), oil/gas/marine, public sector etc.
Future prospects for hire market – impact of construction and non-construction activity, Brexit etc.
Review of trends in key sectors – positive and negative factors influencing market prospects.


Overview of supply structure – competitive market – mix of generator hire specialists, plant hire & tool hire companies etc.
Market shares of major hire companies – leading players.
Review of major hire companies – profiles of leading players, turnover, branches, generator power rating ranges etc.
Industry restructuring.


Overall generator hire market – mix of generator equipment and ancillary products. Overall estimates of mix, key support requirements etc.
Generator power rating mix – share by volume, recent trends.
Legislation and product development.
Major equipment suppliers.


Positive and negative factors affecting the market – construction levels, weather, non-construction activity, events, market competition, ‘hire vs buy’ issue, hire rates, etc.
Key construction sectors – infrastructure, housing, offices, etc.
Impact of key projects – rail, roads, renewable energy etc.
Future developments and implications for generator hire companies - economic influences, future growth prospects.
Prospects for the hire market in 2016/17 and through to 2020.

    • Background
    • Sources of Information
    • Summary
    • Future Prospects
    • GDP
      • Table GDP Data - 2013-2016 - Key Constituent Elements
    • Inflation & Interest Rates
    • Unemployment
    • Household Consumption
    • Housing & Construction
    • Sterling
      • Table Exchange Rate Fluctuations 2012-2018 - Sterling to The Dollar, And The Euro, Spot Rates
    • Population Profile
    • Conclusions
    • Generator Hire Market Definition
    • Market Structure
    • Market Size
      • Background and Recent Performance
        • Table UK Generator Hire Market 2013-2016 (£m) at Hire Market Value
      • Future Prospects
        • Table UK Generator Hire Market Forecasts 2016-2020 (£m) at Hire Market Value
        • Table Non-Domestic Construction Output Sector Analysis 2016 to 2020 - By Value :(£ billion at Current Prices)
    • Overview
    • UK Production of Generators by Output Rating
      • Table Generator Rating Mix for Generating Sets Sold in UK in 2014 (% Share)
    • Mix of Generator Rating Categories - Hire by Volume
    • Generators for Temporary Power
      • Generator Manufacturers
      • Product Development
      • Legislation
    • Introduction
      • Generator Hire End-use Sectors
    • Construction
      • Non-Domestic Construction
      • Housebuilding
    • Infrastructure
      • End-use sector mix within infrastructure
        • Table End-use Sector Mix within Infrastructure, %
      • Utilities
      • Transport
    • Industrial
      • End-use sector mix within the Industrial Sector
      • Manufacturing
        • Table Output of the Production Industries (index % change) 2011-2015
    • Events & Leisure
    • Public sector
    • Other
    • Overview
    • Market Shares
      • Table Leading Generator Hire Companies : Estimated Market Shares By Value 2015
    • Hire Companies
    • Trade Associations

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