Paul McGowan Grab Hire

Paul McGowan Grab Hire Limited

Established for more than 20 years, Paul McGowan Grab Hire Ltd is one of the biggest privately owned Specialist Grab, Flatbed and Tipper operators in the Midlands.

The company’s modern fleet of over 60 Specialist Vehicles, consist mainly
of modern 32 ton Grab & Tipper lorries, but we also operate 32 and 26 ton Craned Flatbed & Cheese-Wedge lorries and Hot boxes.OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

In addition to our core activities of Grab Hire, Tippers and Craned Plant Trucks, we provide a full range of services to the Construction and Utility Industry from straight Haulage Contracts to full inclusive Muck Away or Materials provision service, and even a full Back Filling service, including materials, labour and plant supplied.

We also have a Self Drive Division for all specialist Vehicles and are happy to discuss any vehicle requirements for our clients needs.

Having Worked with most of the major blue chip Construction and Utility Company’s throughout the country over 20 years, the company is well versed in adhering to high standards of safety compliance and quality. We operate strictly with fully certified and trained operators and we are proudly accredited to the highest of standards of FORS, ISO, 9001, 14001 and 18001 along with Achilles UVDB accreditation.

The business founder and managing director Paul McGowan, is the driving force behind the business, building strong relations with clients and supplier’s alike, ensuring customer service remains one of the business key drivers.


The company maintains and services its fleet in its purpose built and well equipped workshop in Birmingham. Where possible, everything is kept in house to ensure that the high standards set by the MD are consistently achieved.

The company’s SHEQ Manager is a chartered member of the Institute of Transport and Logistics, a member of the society of engineers and a graduate member of IOSH.

We are Midlands Based, but can service large scale contracts nationwide.