• Plant Hire

    Operated or Self Drive.
    Tracked & Wheeled Excavators
    Dozers & Dumptrucks.

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  • Welcome to AE Faulks Ltd

    AE Faulks Ltd is a leading construction plant hire and earthworks company servicing the building/construction industries throughout the West Midlands and East Midlands regions of England. Please take the time to browse our website to find out more about our operating divisions.
  • Plant Hire

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    We offer a wide variety of operated and self drive plant hire equipment.  Our range includes tracked and wheeled excavators, dozers, dump trucks, site dumpers and compaction equipment.   All our machines are from leading manufacturers and maintained to a high standard.

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    Road Sweeper Hire

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    Our modern road sweeper range consists of tractor mounted brushes to high capacity lorry mounted dual sweep Johnston units all customised with reverse cameras, powerful handlance and wanderhose attachments (for gully emptying & removing debris in awkward to reach areas).

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    Haulage

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    We have a fleet of steel bodied 8-wheel tippers, with the power capability to move your muck from the most demanding of sites.  With steel bodies we can move demolition waste and oversized hardcore while providing an excellent ‘built for the purpose’ earthmoving lorry.

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    Contracting

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    We undertake a variety of earthwork and demolition contracts in the heart of the East Midlands.  Our competitive strength derives from owning our own operated plant and tipper fleet, and by the employment of experienced technical and managerial resources.

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    Machinery for Sale

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    Looking for high quality used construction machinery and vehicles?  Here you’ll find details and photos of the machinery, vehicles and attachments we currently have for sale, directly from our fleet.  Our current stock includes micro and mini excavators as well as road sweepers.

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    Blog

    Road Crisis? The Maintenance and Repair of the UK Road System

    The roads in the UK are said to be in a maintenance crisis. Damaged roads are estimated to cost UK drivers just over £4 billion in repairs each year, with more than half of motorists claiming their vehicle has been … Continue reading

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    How the Plant Hire Industry is Improving its Use of Clean Technology

    With doom and gloom everywhere in the news about the current state of the planet, there has never been a more crucial time to invest in renewable energy and clean technology. The construction industry has a reputation for not being … Continue reading

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    Construction On-Site Accidents and Injuries: Statistics from 2017/18

    Construction is a hazardous sector to work in and poses many risks to the health and safety of its workers, as well as members of the public. Whilst there has a been a reduction in the number of workplace fatalities … Continue reading

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    Why Hiring Plant Makes Financial Sense

    When your construction company needs plant for a job, you have two options: hire or buy!  It’s much more expensive to buy plant outright than to hire it from a plant hire company.  However, you may be concerned that hiring … Continue reading

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    Being FORS Silver Compliant

    What is FORS compliance? The Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS) is a voluntary accreditation scheme encompassing all aspects of safety, fuel efficiency, vehicle emissions and improved operations. FORS helps fleet operators to measure and monitor performance and alter their operations in … Continue reading

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    Does the UK Have a Construction Skills Shortage?

    Nowadays it seems as if the UK has a problem with skill shortages across every industry, and construction is no exception. The construction industry is one of the UK’s leading economic drivers, with over two million people employed in construction, … Continue reading

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    AE Faulks are proud providers of Johnston Sweepers. AE Faulks are proud providers of Thwaites machinery. AE Faulks provide HITACHI machinery. AE Faulks are suppliers of Scania vehicles. AE Faulks supply Volvo industrial vehicles.