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Excavator Attachments Hire

Groundforce Attachments is the combined brand name for pile cropper specialists Mr Cropper, attachments experts Sandhurst and piling equipment supplier Piletec.

Part of the Vp plc group of companies the division was formed to allow customer access to an extensive attachments portfolio within one collective brand. Our customers now have more simplified access to the complete range of products with only one contact for advice and supply requirements. Customers can also hire the full range of attachments online, making us the first excavator attachment hire company to have an online ordering system in the UK.

We are the supplier of choice for excavator attachments, serving customers operating within the civil engineering, plant hire, housing, construction, utilities, demolition, and rail sectors.

By ordering online, customers have 24/7 access to browse the product range, view lead times, pay by purchase order, view and track orders, and extend hires if required.

To start hiring online:​ Request a My Hires account here and the team will let you know when your account is ready to go.

As an attachment specialist, customers can be assured of fast solutions and expert knowledge as we continue to build on the experience and strong industry relationships developed over Groundforce’s proud 40-year history.

We are committed to the continuous development of our business and people by actively promoting innovations in technology and adding new products as the market demands. As a leading supplier of the best attachment products on the market, we are committed to developing and maintaining our strong position as the most accredited supplier of attachments in the UK.

The new Groundforce Attachments division has nine centralised depots throughout England, Scotland, Northern Ireland, and Eire.


Sandhurst has grown consistently over the years to emerge as an industry leader with a solid reputation built on the quality of its products, service and people. Now part of the Groundforce Attachments brand, Sandhurst continues to grow and innovate with world class excavator attachments products including Hydraulic Breakers, Augers, Selector Grapples and much more.  


Piletec have become a key player in delivering some of the industry’s most complex projects by maintaining a sharp focus on continuous improvement. Piletec is a specialist supplier of piling equipment including EMVs, Impact Hammers, Larssen Sheet Piles and more 

Mr Cropper

Mr Cropper’s pedigree is based on the quality of its people and equipment; both playing a key role in delivering safe, efficient and effective pile cropping solutions. The business, which now operates as part of the Groundforce Attachments brand, supplies hydraulic concrete pile croppers such as the 4 Jaw Cropper, CHD Cropper as well as the new MotoCut Pile Cutter. 

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