Coombes RRV plant hire

First Class On-Track Plant

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POS License Holders

As On-Track Plant Operations Scheme (POS) license holders we are fully approved to carry out work on Network Rail infrastructure. We also provide a full POS Management Service, including hire of our licence.
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Pre-project support

We are 100% committed to helping your project run as smoothly as possible. Our team are on hand to help with possession planning, site surveys, ALO arrangements, and custom lift plans.
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Zero Compromises

Our fleet is flawlessly maintained and managed by a highly trained and experienced team of operatives and support staff. And with national fitting cover and 24/7 support, we can, and will look after you better than anyone else.

On-Track Plant RRV Hire Fleet

All of our plant is available for hire, or as part of a fully managed POS service.

The Doosan 270 with Hydrostatic Drive is an incredibly versatile machine with added lifting capacity thanks to stabilising legs. The Long Reach 10.5 metre dipper arm is ideal for transporting and placing materials & equipment where required, including into the adjacent cess.

DOOSAN 270 - Hydrostatic Drive

The Doosan 270 with Hydrostatic Drive is an incredibly versatile machine with added lifting capacity thanks to stabilising legs. The Long Reach 10.5 metre dipper arm is ideal for transporting and placing materials & equipment where required, including into the adjacent cess.

The Doosan 270 is an incredibly versatile machine. The Long Reach 10.5 metre dipper arm is ideal for transporting and placing materials & equipment where required, including into the adjacent cess.

DOOSAN 270 - Friction Drive

The Doosan 270 is an incredibly versatile machine. The Long Reach 10.5 metre dipper arm is ideal for transporting and placing materials & equipment where required, including into the adjacent cess.

The Rolls Royce of mid range RRV's and ours come with a standard 7 metre boom plus a Rhino horn which extends the reach to 10 metres. This makes the machine ideal for transporting and placing materials & equipment where required, including into the adjacent cess.‍

LIEBHERR 924

The Rolls Royce of mid range RRV's and ours come with a standard 7 metre boom plus a Rhino horn which extends the reach to 10 metres. This makes the machine ideal for transporting and placing materials & equipment where required, including into the adjacent cess.‍

We have our own civils fleet of excavators including long reach machines to deal with landslides and bank slip stabilisation works.

Civil Excavation Machines

We have our own civils fleet of excavators including long reach machines to deal with landslides and bank slip stabilisation works.

Dedicated rail Promax Evo MEWPs

Track Mounted Mewps

Dedicated rail Promax Evo MEWPs

We can provide a range of Spider Lifts depending on your working heights.

Spider Lifts

We can provide a range of Spider Lifts depending on your working heights.

Attachments, Trailers and Ballast Boxes

We have a variety of specialist attachments available for all of our machines, some of which have been developed in-house by our OTP team.

All attachments have been purchased from new, and just like our plant, all are maintained to the highest standard and fully tested before use.

Piling Drivers / Hammers

Position and hydraulically drive and extract steel and concrete piles

Flails / Mulchers

Ideal for clearing scrub, grass and small trees

Hydraulic Tree Shears

An efficient was for cutting, pollarding and handling trees/timber from within the cab

Rail Thimbles

Grip and thread long rails into place, quickly and easily.

Trailers

We have a variety of on and off track trailers to support different uses

Ballast Boxes

For handling and transporting ballast along rail tracks

Stump Grinders

Quickly and efficiently remove entire tree stumps

Ballast Brush

Used for distributing and levelling ballast

Breakers

Used for breaking stone and concrete

Suction / Vacuum Units

Block & Scrap Grabbers

Designed to safely lift and move blocks, bricks and scrap

Augers

For drilling holes for poles, posts or foundations

Log / Panel Grabs

Heavy duty grabs, that allow safe handling of large logs and lengths of rail

Clamshell Grabs

A very versatile attachment. We have various sizes to suit different applications

Can't find what you're looking for?

We're continuously investing in new plant and attachments, so if you can't see what you need, or if you have any questions, then drop our OTP team an email, or give us a call on 01730 778 213.

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Plant Operating Scheme (POS) Management Service

As POS license holders, we have full approval to conduct on-track plant operations on Network Rail infrastructure.

We will work alongside your team to assist with all aspects of pre-project planning, including:

  • Possession Planning
  • Possession Meeting Attendance
  • ALO & Lift Planning
  • Site Surveys and Access Arrangements

Operative & Rail Safety Critical support staff

We provide dedicated and experienced machine operatives and associated support staff such as:

  • COSS
  • Lookout
  • POS Manager
  • Engineering Supervisor
  • Machine Operators
  • Crane Controllers

Transport & 24 Hour Emergency call-outs

With our own transportation and fitters and drivers on standby, we have the ability to respond immediately to emergency call-outs.

Coombes OTP Team

Oli Viney

Oli Viney

Operations Manager
Steve Ford

Steve Ford

Senior OTP Manager

I would rate Coombes as not only competent and professional when dealing with difficult sites efficiently, but also a company who are friendly to deal with, put a great deal of effort into getting the job done right, with safety at the core of their operation.

Carl Dunkley
Network Rail
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