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Small Machine, Big Impact: Why You Should Rent a Micro Digger

Construction Site Equipment, Electric Diggers

Want to rent a micro digger? In construction and landscaping projects, the importance of efficiency, versatility, and cost-effectiveness cannot be overstated. This is where electric micro diggers come into play. These compact yet powerful machines offer a myriad of benefits that make them indispensable on job sites of all sizes and the biggest advantage is that they are 100% electric.

In this blog post, we’ll delve into the reasons why renting a micro digger, such as the electric digger or a fully electric mini excavator, can significantly elevate your project outcomes. We’ll also highlight our electric micro diggers, including the 1 Ton 710MM Micro Digger and the 1 Ton 750MM Micro Digger, showcasing how these electric products pave the way for a new generation of sustainable construction practices.

Benefits of Renting Electric Micro Diggers from Eco Plant Hire:

Compact Size, Big Efficiency

Our micro diggers are engineered to navigate through tight spaces with ease, making them perfect for indoor working or projects in urban areas. Despite their small stature, these machines boast impressive power and performance, capable of handling various tasks with precision.

Whether you’re digging trenches, excavating foundations, or clearing debris, our micro digger gets the job done efficiently and effectively. Plus, with low noise levels and zero emissions, they offer an environmentally friendly solution for urban projects where noise and pollution are concerns.

Versatility in Operations

One of the standout features of our micro diggers is their versatility. Equipped with a full range of attachments such as slab lifters, rotating grab, hydraulic breakers, handheld shears, and hydraulic crunchers, these machines can tackle a wide array of tasks, from breaking through tough terrain to lifting heavy loads.

This adaptability makes them invaluable across different industries, from construction to landscaping and everything in between. With the ability to switch attachments quickly and easily, our micro diggers ensure maximum productivity on the job site, saving both time and money.


Renting a mini digger offers a cost-effective alternative to purchasing one outright. Whether you need it for a single day’s work or an extended project, hiring a mini digger machine from Eco Plant Hire allows you to access top-of-the-line equipment without the hefty upfront investment.

Additionally, by opting for an electric digger, you can significantly reduce fuel costs and eliminate emissions, further lowering the total cost of operation.

Time-Saving and Efficiency

Time is of the essence on any construction site, and our mini diggers excel in delivering results quickly and efficiently. With their compact design and powerful performance, these machines can complete a full day’s work on a single charge, ensuring uninterrupted productivity from start to finish.

Whether you’re digging to a specific depth or manoeuvring through tight spaces, our micro digger gets the job done with precision and speed, minimising downtime and maximising output.

Mini Digger Hire Available at Eco Plant


710mm Micro Digger Electric

Eco Plant Hire offers a comprehensive range of micro diggers, including the 1 TON 710MM MICRO DIGGER. This electric-powered machine combines the latest technology with unmatched performance, allowing you to tackle even the most challenging projects with ease. With its compact size and impressive capabilities, this micro digger is perfect for indoor working or projects in urban areas where space is limited.

  • Length: At 2400mm, it’s designed for manoeuvrability and efficiency on job sites.
  • Width: With a minimum width of 710mm, it excels in navigating tight spaces and narrow corridors.
  • Height: Offering adaptability, with a frame height of 2100mm when raised and 1400mm when lowered.
  • Digging Depth: A maximum digging depth of 1755mm ensures effective excavation operations.
  • Attachments Available: Versatility is enhanced with options including buckets, hydraulic breakers, hydraulic handheld wall saws, vacuum lifters, and a 3m charging cable.
  • Charging Time: 8 hours
  • Run Time:
  • Power Supply: Operated by a Li-ion battery, guaranteeing clean, emission-free performance.
  • Motor Power: With a motor power of 17.2kW, it delivers efficient and reliable operation.
  • Ground Pressure: Maintaining stability and traction on various terrains with a ground pressure of 28 kpa.


battery micro digger with hydraulic breaker attachment

Another standout offering from Eco Plant Hire is the 1 TON 750MM MICRO DIGGER. This fully electric mini excavator sets a new standard for sustainable construction practices, with zero emissions and low noise levels that make it ideal for urban projects. Despite its small size, this micro digger delivers big results, providing the power and performance you need to get the job done efficiently and effectively.


  • Width: 750mm, making it ideal for narrow spaces.
  • Height: Frame Up – 2100mm, Frame Down – 1400mm, adaptable to various job site requirements.
  • Digging Depth: 1755mm, enabling efficient excavation.
  • Charging Time: 8 hours
  • Run Time:
  • Attachments Available: Includes buckets, hydraulic breakers, hydraulic handheld wall saws, and vacuum lifters, enhancing its functionality.
  • Power Supply: Battery Li-ion for clean, sustainable operation with zero emissions.
  • Ground Pressure: 28 kpa, ensuring stability and traction on different terrains.

Rent A Micro Digger – Contact Eco Plant Hire For Your Mini Digger Needs in Ireland

Renting a micro digger in Ireland is a smart choice for any construction or landscaping project. These compact machines offer unparalleled efficiency, versatility, and cost-effectiveness, allowing you to achieve outstanding results without breaking the bank.

By choosing Eco Plant Hire, you gain access to a full range of our electric micro diggers that deliver superior performance with minimal environmental impact. So why wait? Rent a micro digger today and experience the difference for yourself.