Family Run business which was established in 1995 by
John and Karen Paterson

Welcome to John M Paterson Ltd, U.K.

John M Paterson Ltd is a family run business which was established in 1995 by John and Karen Paterson. We are a Plant and Machinery self drive hire company in South Ayrshire with nearly 300 machines available for hire, specialising in Tracked Hiabs and Tracked Mewps. All our machines are hired under Scottish Plant Owner Association conditions.

As one of the largest hire companies in Ayrshire, our aim is to keep our customers happy by offering them a service of the highest standard.

Currently we have machinery on hire all over the U.K, offering both long and short term hire to our customers and are happy to negotiate special rates for long term hires.

As we operate our own transport within the business we can offer prompt delivery of hire machines to most areas of the U.K. and Ireland.
Our subsidiary company ‘Blawearie Tyres & Tracks’ also offers tyre and track fitting locally.
Our friendly, efficient staff members have ensured that John M Paterson Ltd has become an established and trusted name in the U.K and Ireland with a reputation for an efficient, courteous and professional service with many long standing and repeat customers.

Latest Arrivals

Takeuchi TB260 Excavator (2019) – £34,000+VAT


Bergmann (12T) Dump Truck


Morooka MST800 MEWP (26m reach)


Morooka MST800 Tracked MEWP (22m reach)


Case 165


Valtra tractor