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With a passion for groundworks and construction from a young age, I was driven to set up a company of my own providing personal local services for landscaping, groundworks and plant hire. This all started on the family farm just outside of Newent and after purchasing my first digger, Moat Contracting was born.

Here at Moat Contracting we have rapidly grown over the last few years, now owning over 40 machines, from Micro-Diggers to JCB's and Dump Trailers. We pride ourselves on our professional, friendly service with the ability to provide our customers with Top Spec. machines with next day delivery, quick response and large availability. Now recognised as a well known local Plant Hire company and specialists in Groundworks, we have numerous happy and repeat customers due to our trustworthy, reliable service with the upmost care and precise attention to detail.

Where possible we ensure that any waste materials and aggregates are transported off sites and brought back to the yard, where it is screened and crushed by ourselves to re-use on other projects. This prevents using tipping sites and also produces excellent products for you to purchase; such as our fine top soil which we sell and transport to people all over Gloucestershire.

In addition to this we sponsor local events such as the well known Linton Beer Festival and Newent Onion Fayre. We believe in supporting our community where possible.

We cater for all jobs; large commercial sites as well as domestic projects. Use a local company who you can trust with a reputation that speaks for itself. We stand by our word; Large enough to deliver,Small enough to care. 

Please feel free to contact us, we always look forward to new challenges and our next project.

Kind Regards

John Burton

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