Bison Equipment is the sales division of Hire Direct Ltd

We import equipment globally and offer a comprehensive selection of used excavators, earth moving machinery, trucks, and attachments. We have established a reputation as suppliers of quality, low hour, well presented machinery, mainly dealing in trusted Japanese brands like Hitachi, CAT, Kobelco etc.  With over 30 years of experience in and around excavators and machinery, we can offer sound advice with confidence, assisting you with your next machinery investment.



We specialize in fitting up machines to clients specific requirements, and can provide the following services in-house:

  • Fitting of Attachments - the way  you want it. - Tilt buckets, quickhitches, thumbs etc, fitted to your spec, including any piping, valves, pedals or painting required.
  • ROPS Cabs and Forestry Guarding Packages - OSH-compliant guarding for all types of excavators and machinery.
  • Equipment Finance Available - Save on interest by arranging your finance through Bison! Enquire for options here...
  • Nationwide Delivery - Competitive, nationwide transport service - to your location, with our network of freight providers. 

So whether you are looking for machines to buy, or wanting to offload excess plant, ask the friendly team at Bison Equipment, and we will take care of your requirements. 


Can't find it here?  

We have new stock and trades frequently coming available. .
We also offer a ‘Buy to Order’ service, and on request can source specialized or hard to find equipment on indent.