Hiring an experienced digger operator will keep the costs down, completing the excavation work in a fraction of the time it would take to do it manually.
Steve Hillman is a professional friendly mini digger operator offering drive hire service to residential home owners, commercial contractors and the building trade throughout Plymouth, Saltash and surrounding areas all at completive prices. We're
able to negotiate set prices for specific projects or you may wish to simply hire a man with a digger on a daily rates basis, depending on your project.  We're able to source and hire any other plant machinery you may need from our extensive list of reliable contacts built up other the last 20 years giving you a piece of mind and satisfaction of knowing you have the highest quality available.

We're licenced and registered to remove and dispose of all your waste needs environmentally.

We operate a four tonne tipper lorry to remove all your spoils from site, i.e. soil/rubble/shilet. We can supply all your aggregates 20mm up to 75mm clean or to dust. Building sand delivered to site, we also supply screened top soil which is delivered loose.

We specialise in...

  • Preparation work for patios/drives

  • Shed bases, hardstands

  • Footings for extensions

  • Garages conservatories excavations

  • Domestic drainage utility's

  • Soakaways dug, ditches cleared

  • Sephic tanks sited

  • Excavation of old driveways, path, patios

  • Light demolition work 


  • Pond excavations

  • Earth/Shilet/Rubble Removal

  • Ground Prep Turfing

  • Levelling Gardens

  • Ornate chippings, for low maintenance

  • Hedge Removal

  • Tree Stomp Removal

  • General Site Clearance

  • Garden Clearance


We offer...

  • Full or half day hire

  • No vat payable

  • Full public liability insurance

  • Refs available

  • Covering Saltash, Plymouth and Surrounding areas

  • Fully licenced digger operator