Call the Taurus Hire team on 01908 511048

Taurus Hire specialises in the hire and sales of Material Handling Equipment (MHE) which include Forklift Trucks (Diesel/ Gas/ Electric Counter Balance, Reach, Stacker and Sideloaders) Pallet Trucks (Low access/ High lift/ Standard/ Heavy duty/ real handlers and Scissor lift tables) Perdestrian Counter Balance Trucks. (Reach, straddle, wrapover and fully Bespoke)

We have a wide range of Equipment within our fleet to fully support your needs along with the full back up of our in house service department.

As a Northampton / Milton Keynes based company we are well known in The Midlands and surrounding areas and we are ideally situated to cover areas further afield such as Manchester, London / Gloucester / Bristol and Wales. We offer a Nationwide coverage supplying Material Handling Equipment across the UK at the same high level of service at competitive prices.

We have a dedicated and experienced team of staff who will be happy to assist you with your enquiries and provide you with solutions to your requirements. we can offer you a wealth of knowledge as our staff and delivery drivers are trained to Demonstrator standard and Service Engineers who are CFTS acredited. All equipment supplied with a Thorough Examination inspected under the current regulations and machines undergo a pre - delivery inspection before being delivered to site.

Please enjoy browsing our website which we hope you will find informative and we look forward to receiving your enquiries.

For the most competitive hire rates throughout the country; please contact us at any time.

Your choice of equipment

At any one time we have more than 5,000 machines available to choose from so that you know you can get what your business needs, when you need it.


And remember, when you hire your equipment from Taurus Hire you have the ability to extend or end your hire period without worrying about penalty fees.

Our Short Term Rental team can also offer arrangements up to 12 months, giving you more competitive rates and a reassurance of fixed costs.

Your short term hire contact can offer you detailed advice about the right equipment for your task, making sure you get to work as soon as possible.

Short Term Hire Benefits

The benefits of choosing Taurus Hire for your hiring needs are that you’re getting reliable equipment that has been fully safety checked and inspected. All our lifting equipment is LOLER certified and you can be sure that you’re keeping downtime to a minimum with the best machinery of its kind.

Hiring your equipment also allows you to spread your budget and release capital for other parts of your business.

If you don’t know how long you’re going to need the equipment and want the flexibility of an open-ended agreement then you have the option to return the truck whenever you like, without any penalties.

Our Short Term Rental team can also offer arrangements up to 12 months, giving you more competitive rates and a reassurance of fixed costs.


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Address: Unit 12, Chapel Farm, Northampton. NN7 2EU.
Tel: 01908 511048 Email:

Company registration 06892995

VAT registration 184074403

D-U-N-S Number 21-162-9572