Five Reasons Why You Should Hire Rotrex Winches

If you’re looking for winch hire, then you’ve come to the right place.  As winch specialists, Rotrex offer high end products and services from our experienced team.  Below we’re going to let you know in just five reasons why you should choose Rotrex Winches for all your winch hire needs.


Our hire fleet is renowned for its high-quality products, it’s also recognised for its size, Rotrex has one of, if not the largest winch and associated product hire fleets in Europe.  Our hire fleet is thoroughly maintained after every hire and we make it our priority to ensure each and every winch is thoroughly checked again to make sure it’s in tip top condition before the next hire.


At Rotrex Winches, we bring together over forty years’ worth of experience. All our engineers are fully qualified and follow all the recognised industry procedures, to ensure that your hired equipment will be fit for purpose on delivery.  All our is equipment is fully checked and inspected and supplied fully certified, as you would expect.  If you ever have any issues or concerns, no matter how big or small, our team are at hand to help you.


Whether you want to hire a winch for a few days, or a few weeks, Rotrex will hire you a winch for as long as you need it.  No project is too big or too small when you come to us, we’ll be there for you from the start, to the very end.  Rotrex are not just a hire company, we offer sales and service of winch equipment, also test and calibration, training, winch operators, bespoke design and installation and a huge range of associated ancillary products.  We have also have modified some of our standard products to allow them to be used for application were a bespoke product would have to be purchased in normal circumstances.

Less Downtime

When you hire from Rotrex, we guarantee you will have less downtime, because we have a great support network in place, of which you can take advantage.  With locations around the country and the only winch hire company in the UK with external service engineers, you won’t have to worry about any additional costs, if there’s an issue with a piece of plant, we can despatch an engineer instantly to your location or exchange the current piece of plant with another the same day, we have it covered.

Everything You Need

We have a huge range of winches and accessories to choose from, trailer mounted winches and base mounted winches.  Our Hire fleet includes winches from OMAC, Volta, Thompson, and Grundo-tug. Our base mounted winch hire fleet includes air winches, electric, hydraulic and self-contained, which range from 600kg SWL to 200Tonne.  Our trailer mounted winches also include various types, such as twin bull wheel, drum and capstan type.  Our trailer mounted winches have SWL’s ranging from 2t to 40t ton, we are also able to provide you with everything that you could need for your cable installations, including any cable stockings, bellmouths, cable rollers, swivels and so on.

Contact Us

If you would like to discuss your winch hire needs with us, please don’t hesitate to get in touch by emailing us at, or by filling in our web contact form. Here you can find all the information and direct contact details with our branches in Alfreton, Rainham, Motherwell and across Europe.

A member of our team will always be happy to help you.