• Plant Hire

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

  • Welcome to AE Faulks Ltd

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

    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

    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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    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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    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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    Skip Hire

    Regretfully, we had to make the difficult decision to close down our skip hire service in April 2018.  All other divisions of AE Faulks Ltd, namely the plant hire, road sweeper hire, tipper hire and contracting businesses are unaffected and will continue to trade as normal.

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    Machinery for Sale

    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 excavators, road sweepers and recycling equipment.

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    The Challenges of Construction in Winter

    We can’t really do anything about the elements and their influence and impact on construction projects. Construction is a year-round occupation; projects don’t suddenly halt just because the weather starts to get bad. Not all construction companies have the luxury … Continue reading

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    Excavators: Improving Safe Access and Egress

    One of the most common accidents that take place on construction sites are falls from vehicles. In fact, falls represent a third of all accidents involving workplace transport. The Health and Safety Executive confirmed that in 2017/18, 31% of employer-reported … Continue reading

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    Everything You Need to Know About Bulldozers

    A bulldozer (or just dozer) is a heavy piece of equipment that can be found on many construction sites. It can be characterised by its large, flat blade attached to the front, which can be moved and lifted with its … Continue reading

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    7 Benefits of Plant Hire for Construction Jobs

    Plant hire is an extremely common and beneficial practice within the construction industry. At AE Faulks, we have a wide range of operated and self-drive construction equipment suitable for both small site and large site operations. Hiring plant equipment as … Continue reading

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    Make Short Work of Construction by Upgrading Your Plant Hire Equipment

    For many construction businesses, upgrading existing equipment can be prohibitively expensive, with many different types of machinery required for the day-to-day management and construction of the average business. But when it comes to performing work as practically and effectively as … Continue reading

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    What Should You Consider Before Hiring A Mini Digger?

    Mini diggers, also known as compact excavators, are frequently used in constructions projects, and you may be wondering whether you should hire one for your next project. Mini diggers are easy to use, versatile and they can be used on … 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.