Dig Rent offer reliable haulage services using our fleet of Tippers and Grab lorries supplying Essex, London, Suffolk & Norfolk we are FORS accredited and offer GREAT RATES on all our products and services –

  • Muck Away – Clean Inert, Non HAZ & HAZARDOUS Materials
  • Aggregates – Primary & Recycled
  • Topsoil
  • Which include some of the following- Type 1, Shingle, Ballast, 6F2, and much more
  • Daywork

Our aggregates are readily available in any quantity, bagged and loose, from Bulk bags to 20 tonne loads, always with a prompt and reliable delivery service.

The materials in which we Supply –


  • Recycled Aggregates are made by using what was once a waste product but turning it into a reusable material following set processes.

Recycled Type 1 Concrete is produced by crushed aggregate – recycling waste materials from construction and demolition projects. It is perfect for using in trench fills, backfills, oversite fills and as a granular sub-base.

Recycled 6F5 – 6F2, 3″ Down Crusher Run, 3″ Crush. Consists of: An aggregate composed of crushed concrete, brick and mortar produced as a by-product of demolition projects known in the trade as 6F2 Recycled Capping. Sizes range from 75mm down to dust.

Topsoil used for gardens and general landscaping areas that require top quality soil we supply either screened or BS3882


  • Primary Aggregates are queried from the ground and again go through a set process i.e washed and screened to create there intended purpose.

Building Sands a traditional general purpose building sand which is free from stones and over sized lumps. This sand is suitable for general building projects, typically mortar mix, pointing and bricklaying as well as landscape projects.

Sharp sand is a washed grit sand suitable for many applications such as concreting, screeding and most commonly as a base for laying paving. This material is ideal for both commercial and domestic use. Super easy to use and would also make a superb mortar for laying patio slabs on. It can also be used in the garden as a top dressing for lawns or in seed composts to allow moisture movement.

20mm Ballast is a mixture of Sharp Sand and 20-5mm Gravel and can be used to make concrete, when mixed with cement and water, for foundations and footings, kerbs, blinding etc. (this is also offered in 10mm please ask for more details.

10mm & 20mm Shingle This gravel is quarried, screened and washed and contains both rounded and angular particles. It can be used for surrounding drainage, making concrete by mixing with sand or using for decorative purposes.

Type 3 stone 40mm unbound mixture used for sub-base applications as per the Specification for Highway Works, Clause 805. Generally open graded with a reduced amount of fines (not zero fines) which improves drainage when compared with Type 1. Widely used for sports pitches, equestrian arenas, driveways and tennis courts where drain blockage may be an issue and where SUDS (Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems) legislation is imposed. Also used as a sub-base material in hard standings, haul roads, paths and patios if the correct drainage is require.

All the above are very competitive rates

We also offer a reliable Grab hire / Grab Lorry service that is perfect for construction projects of all sizes from local builders to main contractors with the collection or delivery of materials made easier.

With the above in mind we can supply a service for large earth moving and site strip projects across Essex & Suffolk.

Call our expert teams for a quote – 01206 588111 or Email info@dig-rent.com

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