Plant Hire Ayrshire, Plant Hire Scotland


Frequently Asked Questions

How long have you been in operation?

RS Duncan was established in early 1960s.

What are your current insurance details?

Employer's liability - £10 million.
Public liability - £5 million.

Where do you operate?

All locations are considered. The contracts we undertake are evaluated individually.

Do you have a drink and drugs policy?

Yes. Alcohol and drugs (other than prescribed medication) are forbidden on all sites. The company recognises the need to address the effects of drink and drug misuse in the workplace and is committed to develop good working practices throughout the workforce.

Do you operate emergency works?

Yes. A member of management is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to manage a solution to any emergency.

Has the company ever had any prohibition or enforcement notices from the HSE or environmental agency?


Are you accredited with any Safety Schemes In Procurement ?

Yes. We are certificated by Constructionline, CHAS, and Achilles UVBD Verified.

What make of Plant do you use?

We stock plant from JCB, Mauarbeni Komatsu, Wacker Neuson, Merlo, New Holland, Redrock, Stronga, Major, Chieftain, Jenson and Ifor Williams.

What is your largest Excavator?

Our largest Excavator is 22 Ton.

What is your smallest Excavator?

Our smallest Excavator is 2 Ton.

Does your Excavators have a quickhitch attachment?

Yes all our Excavators have a one of the following quickhitches – manual, double locking, or an engcon hitch.

How do I open an account?

You can download our Account application, or a hard copy can be requested by contacting our office.

Do I have to pay a deposit?

If you do not have an account, we'll ask you for a deposit. It’s very easy and straightforward: you can pay cash, or cheque, and then settle the balance when you return the equipment.

Company Registration Number: 271879     Waste Registration Number: WML/W/22024
Plant Hire | Sub Contracting | Contracts | Civil Work | Demolition | Utilities | Estimation and Preparation
Setting out and Levelling Pipe and Drainage Work | Landscaping and Fencing | Tree Felling and Chipper Work | Transporting Machines | Stone Dyking