Aughton Hire


We are the market leaders in instrumentation hire. As an experienced and renowned control and instrumentation company, we offer a wide range of services including the hire, calibration, repair and sales of a wide range of test equipment.

Our range of test equipment for hire includes:

  • Electrical testing
  • Electrical recording equipment
  • Environmental monitoring
  • Gas/liquid analysis equipment
  • Cobra conduit duct rods

Visit our website to see our full range of test equipment hire products.


For all of your calibration needs, we are the one source. We have a UKAS traceable calibration laboratory for all electrical, electronic, pneumatic, hydraulic and high voltage testing. If required we also have the capability to carry out repairs on this equipment. We are quality assured to meet ISO 9001:2008.

Calibration equipment we offer includes:

  • Current voltage simulators
  • Decade resistance boxes
  • Multi-function calibrators
  • Pneumatic calibrators

Gas Analysis Equipment

For gas monitoring, we provide unrivalled options in gas analysis equipment.

Within our gas analysis equipment range we have the Neotronics Impact, a unit with the capability to measure four gases and also the Q196 Gas Leak Detector. It is a hand-held instrument used for detecting leaks in gas joints and for testing the integrity of sealed units.

Gas Analysis Equipment


Here at Aughton Hire, we enable you to hire equipment at competitive rates. We provide delivery of your hire equipment to suit you, even same day delivery if your requirement is urgent. We will arrange the collection of the equipment at the end of your hire period.


We offer rental of a wide range of equipment to meet your individual requirements. All of our test equipment is calibrated and tested before it is despatched. Our rental service is supported by our technical staff who will provide you with all the advice and support you require.

Electrical Test

We are leading suppliers of a wide range of electrical test equipment. Our supply of electrical test equipment includes ductor testers, earth loop impedance testers, earth testers and flash testers.

Further options include:

  • Frequency generators
  • High voltage test sets
  • Magnetic curve transformers
  • Phasing sets
  • Insulation testers
  • Portable appliance testers
Electrical Test

Environmental Monitoring

For environmental monitoring we supply the most technologically advanced and well manufactured range of products. Our environmental monitoring products cover many differing applications and offer unbeatable reliance and accuracy.

  • Archos video recorder
  • Sound level meters
  • Light meters
  • Endoscopes
  • Digital coating thickness gauge
Environmental Monitoring

Liquid Analysis

For gas and liquid analysis, we have the unbeatable range of test equipment. Gas and liquid analysis relies on accurate and precise measurements and observations and the quality of our products reflect this requirement.

  • Gas monitoring
  • Moisture/dewpoint meter
  • PID monitor
Liquid Analysis

Aughton Hire Catalogue

Aughton Hire's latest hire catalogue features new products added to our already expansive stock of Instrumentation Hire.

Our new catalogue also offers our Workshop Services for all your Calibration and Repair of test equipment. We provide Calibration Certificates traceable to UKAS Standards.

We also have a "Price Match Guarantee" which can be found on our website

Aughton Hire Catalogue

Pressure Metering Equipment

We are experienced, dedicated and renowned leaders in instrumentation hire. Within our extensive range of hire services, we provide pressure metering equipment.

Pressure metering equipment we supply includes:

  • Electronic pressure transmitters/manometers
  • Hand pumps
  • Standard test gauges
  • Pneumatic calibrators
Pressure Metering Equipment

Power Analysis

For power analysis, we provide the market leading equipment in the Fluke 435 Power Quality Analyser.

This power analysis unit is a complete 3-phase troubleshooting tool capable of measuring virtually every power system parameter.

Power Analysis

Electrical Recording

We have a wide range of market leading products for electrical recording.

Electrical recording products we have for hire include the Fluke 1735 Power Logger, the Ranger PM7000T, and the SPC PRO Phase Datalogger.

Electrical Recording

Flow Metering Equipment

For the most comprehensive and highly functional flow metering equipment, our products for hire are unbeatable for quality, accuracy and reliability.

Flow metering equipment we supply include Air Velocity Meters and the Panametrics Ultrasonic Portable Gas Flowmeter.

Flow Metering Equipment

Temperature Measuring Equipment

Our extensive hire and calibration services also extend to varying options for temperature measuring equipment.

Our temperature measuring equipment includes portable digital indicators, portable temperature loggers and recorders/data acquisition equipment.

Temperature Measuring Equipment

Thermal Imaging

For thermal imaging we have hire products to provide the complete service. Our thermal imaging products for hire include options in thermal cameras and the Fluke Ti20 Thermal Imager.

Thermal cameras for hire:

  • Flir ThermaCAM E300
  • Flir ThermaCAM E300 (with Microsoft Word Reporter Basic 8.0 software)
  • Fluke T120
Thermal Imaging
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