Safety on construction sites is the responsibility of all. When working from heights, whether it is the client, builder or workers, everybody has a duty to ensure the safety of themselves and others on site… At The Plant Yard, we provide several risk control methods for hire of varying National Standard hierarchy levels. Ensuring that the highest level of safety is always accessible.Read More
Our rumble grids, also known as shaker grids and wheel washes, are designed to remove mud and dirt from trucks and other vehicles leaving your construction site. This is a requirement by many Council DA’s and is built into many environmental and construction management plans under soil erosion control measures.Read More
At The Plant Yard, we have sediment tanks available for hire, also known as settlement tanks or bins. They are the ideal water management solution when your construction site has received large downpours of rain or are working close to the groundwater table.Read More
The Plant Yard has continued to increase its selection of concrete kibbles from small forkable 0.4 cubic metre kibbles, through to large 2.0 cubic metre landscaping kibbles with wide discharge mouths for ease of placement of soil and mulch.Read More
Our Sydney Council compliant pedestrian ramps enable safe pedestrian access over concrete pumping lines. Pedestrian ramps are especially useful on large developments in the Sydney CBD where large amounts of concrete are pumped onto site for backfilling and slab works.Read More
Our new products include larger capacity water coolers, water bubblers and drinking fountains for hire. These products assist site managers ensure staff are well hydrated, safe and productive on your job.Read More
At The Plant Yard, we offer a variety of dangerous goods storage solutions for hire. These solutions include; flammable liquids cabinets, flammable goods containers and environmental spill pallet bunds.Read More
Inertia reels are used to reduce fall distance for when working at height. Reduction in fall distance equates to less chance of injury.Read More
When using any tool or machine on a job or construction site, safety should always be the first priority. Here are our 5 safety tips we can recommend to ensure your site remains safe when using our portable generators.Read More
Concrete washout bins are the solution to messy concrete pours and concrete waste. Also known as washout trays and boxes, their low profile, large opening and capacity makes for easy discharge from concrete truck.Read More
The Plant Yard has the right spreader beam for lifting containers & site sheds. Spreader beam can sometimes be confused with lifting beams. Spreader beam lifting ensures that the compression forces of the lifting cranes lifting chains are reduced and consequently do not damage the shed barge and roofs, or bend long items such as roof sheets.Read More
Oxygen and acetylene safety practices are extremely important when using for welding and more importantly, storing the gas cylinders. Whilst welding it is required for both gas cylinders to be contained within an oxy/acetylene trolley. However, when work is complete, storing oxygen and acetylene cylinders together is an incorrect and dangerous practice.Read More
Within the Work Health and Safety Act 2011 it outlines that the Code of Practice: Managing the work environment and facilities is the major document in regarding the rules and regulations around drinking water on construction sites. It clearly states that workers are entitled to free drinking water. Be it bottled water or water bubblers, your workers are entitled to it. The water bubblers we have for hire are the perfect solution to meeting the requirements of the code of practice.
Dust controls and suppression on a larger scale on site can be monitored and contolled via the use of a portable forkable water tanker. This 2500 litre unit can be lifted onto the back of a small truck or trailer and be used to spray water on site via the sites own personnel and trucks, thereby eliminating the need to hire an external water tanker and driver providing greatly flexibility and cost savings on site.Read More
Fresh water storage tanks with electric pumps are now available for hire at The Plant Yard. Some construction projects may be located in areas where the water mains have not yet been installed. Sites such as new subdivisions or road works are examples of these projects.