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Dear Customer,

The health and safety of all our customers and colleagues is our number one priority and we are doing all that we can to assist in containing the spread of COVID-19.

From Friday 27th March our transportation and disposal service from site for excavated soils/material will be suspended until further notice.

However we also understand that other essential services from the Utilities sector will need to continue and operate to perform essential maintenance and repairs.

With this in mind we can confirm that our RECYCLING FACILITY WILL REMAIN OPEN for the disposal of utility arising and for the collection of aggregates.

To ensure we are operating safely and adhering to all government guidelines we will include extra safety measures to ensure the safety of our employees and for anybody entering our facilities.

Mon. - Fri.: 7am - 5pm / Sat.: 7am - 1pm

In preparation for our return to full service we will be closely monitoring all our emails and where appropriate will respond at our earliest possible convenience.


We would like to sincerely apologise if this decision inconveniences you. However, we hope you will understand that the safety of all our customers and employees are paramount.

As a customer of A1 Services (Manchester) we remain committed to you and, on behalf of our team we thank you for your support and understanding in these challenging times.

Grab Hire Manchester

When you require muck away throughout Greater Manchester, Cheshire and Lancashire A1 Grab Hire Manchester a trading style of A1 Services (Manchester) Limited, should be your first choice. We specialise in the collection, recycling and disposal of soil, concrete, hardcore and general waste on behalf of utility and construction companies.

Why A1 Grab Hire?

At A1 Services we are proud of the service we offer all our clients regardless of size. We value the custom of the smaller professional builders and DIY enthusiasts with projects such as driveway preparations, foundations, home extensions, roads, paths and gardens just as much as the many larger blue chip regional and national companies that we work with.

A1 Grab Hire also offer an out of hours service for emergency call outs, for example the removal of highway arisings for utlity companies - electricity, gas and water.

Whatever your waste removal/recycling requirements, you can be sure that you will be dealing staff who are friendly, knowledgeable & experienced that are committed to give their customers the very best services; we beleive we can not only meet, but exceed your expectations. With over fifty years experience, a large modern fleet of trucks, a purpose built 13-acre Head Office facility with a waste transfer station and our own landfil restoration site, you can be sure that you are working with a partner that can taylor a waste management package to suit your project.

NEW 69 Plate Scania Grab Trucks

New Scania Grab Trucks

A1 continue to expand their grab hire business and have invested heavily in updating and expanding our fleet of 8-wheel wagons. We have just taken delivery of the last Scania of those ordered late 2019. They join our fleet of 2019 Mercedes vehicles and existing Volvo grab trucks.

The investment in these new wagons shows our commitment to our clients and employees to provide an excellent service with a fleet of modern well maintained vehicles.

Areas A1 Service

A1 Grab Hire offer services throughout the Greater Manchester area and other areas of the North West including large parts of Lancashire, Cheshire and Merseyside to the West.

Our Services

A1 offer a wide range of services resulting in a "one stop shop" for many of our clients by also providing, tipper hire, commercial roll on/off container hire and supplying a range of quarried and recycled aggregates.

When we collect and remove waste from your site, we are able to recycle up to 95% of the waste, thereby diverting as much as possible from landfill.

The types of waste we can process include soil, concrete, hardcore and general waste.

Grab Hire Truck in operation

Grab Hire

Our self-loading grab trucks are ideal for both waste removal & delivering sand & aggregates to a specific location in your project.

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Tipper Hire Truck

Tipper Hire

For larger volumes of waste we also have a large modern fleet of 8-wheel Volvo tipper trucks available for hire.

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Ro Ro Hook Skip Truck

Container Hire

A1 have various high-capacity skips & containers available for a variety of busness sectors with large volumes of waste material.

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We offer a 1 stop solution by also supplying aggregates, often on the same vehicle that is used to remove your waste.

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Brownfield Solutions

Brownfield Solutions

A1 Services provide three key brownfield solutions; soil testing, soil report assessment & cost-effective disposal options using our bulk tipper transport services.

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Disposal Facilities

Disposal Facilities

We own and operate a 13-acre waste recycling facility processing hardcore, inert soils and commercial waste.

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Our services cover four key sectors.

A1 ServicesĀ help many companies and organisations to recycle, process or dispose of waste in a responsible, sustainable and cost effective way.

House Builders


A1 Services are proud to offer a bespoke "1 stop shop" service to many of the biggest regional & national house builders.

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Construction and Civil Engineering

& Civils

We have a proven track record in helping our clients achieve sustainable construction & legislative compliance.

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Highways and Utilities

& Utilities

Over 50 years experience of highways & utilites projects working with the leading highways & utility companies.

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Waste Brokers


At A1 we work with many waste brokers to provide an efficient and cost effective service for their clients.

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