We offer a broad selection of high-spec machinery for your loading, shredding, chipping, and transportation needs. Available for long or short term rental, our equipment is operated by our team of skilled engineers and can be delivered to any location throughout the U.K. In addition, Sylvagen offers processing services that turn forestry and waste materials to wood chip and shred at two convenient sites in the South East of England.

Equipment available for hire

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Peterson Pacific 2710D Horizontal Grinder

A superb all rounder, the Peterson Pacific is able to process most types of forestry and tree surgery residues including roots, logs, and brash. With a speed of up to 40 tonnes per hour this multi-material grinder makes processing easy and unlike a standard chipper, can also be used to turn contaminated wood into wood chip thanks to its revolutionary design.

In addition, A, B, and C grade recycled wood can be processed at a rate of over 50 tonnes per hour. Available to hire with a range of baskets enabling different particle sizes, the Peterson also comes with a skilled operator and machine for loading should this be required.

  • A powerful, compact and productive grinder
  • Ideal for processing most types of forestry and tree surgery residues
  • Uniform grinding and protection from contaminated feedstock
  • 3-stage grinding process yields a more consistent output
Peterson horizontal grinder processing brash


  • Ideal for processing most types of forestry, tree surgery residues and waste wood
  • Operator included in the hire rate
  • NDA included in the hire agreement for peace of mind
  • Tracklaying chassis for high mobility

JCB Telescopic Wheel Loader

  • A high-powered, versatile loading machine
  • Ideal for all sites and has the ability to load walking floors, chipliners and tippers
  • Delivered on its own dedicated six-wheeled lorry
  • Supplied with a 3.5㎥ bucket and fork grab for loading more material with greater efficiency
JCB 420 next to Sylvagen walking floor

40/50 Yard Roll-On Roll-Off Hook Bin

  • A heavy-duty, demo spec storage and transport container
  • Ideal for moving clean wood
  • Space-saving design and smooth sides for extra capacity
  • Compatible with standard roll-off frame trucks for easy delivery and collection
Sylvagen Roll On Roll Off bin (RoRo)

Lasco M3 6.2S Log Splitter Attachment

  • A quick hitch attachment used in conjunction with our 210 Hyundai Excavator
  • Ideal for preparing large timber to be processed
  • Designed to break down materials with a length of up to 500cm and a diameter of 110cm
Lasco log splitter attachment