Equipment Rental

Sound, Lighting, Broadcast, Video & Staging

Equipment rental for live production and dry hire

Renting professional equipment to the live events industry for over 20 years

VME provide complete a complete dry-hire service of sound, lighting, video, staging and rigging solutions to the events industry.  Whatever your requirements, large or small, we have all your production services in one place.

Our equipment is meticulously serviced and maintained, along with a complete test procedure prior to dispatch. Whilst our equipment is out on hire, you can be safe in the knowledge that should you run into difficulty our 24-hour support service is just a telephone call away.

Our rental staff dealing with your enquiry are not salespeople: they are engineers. They understand what you are looking to achieve, and guarantee the equipment specified meets your exact requirements. Our warehouse staff ensure equipment leaves our premises in a condition that meets industry standards. All equipment is regularly cleaned, maintained and PAT tested in-house providing reliability and longevity of our equipment.

VME aim to create fresh and innovative production solutions as expected by our clients. We regularly update our hire stock to provide custom solutions for your individual requirements.

Audio – PA Hire

Our PA and Audio systems are available to dry-hire or part of a full production services. Our PA is suitable for a wide range of events: from conferences and private parties to festivals and stadium. We also hold a large stock of Microphones and Effect units for live events.

Broadcast Audio Hire

VME stock a large range of specialist broadcast audio equipment. Our rental clientele in the broadcast industry includes Sky Sports, BT Sports, BBC and many more.

Committing to German Audio giants Sennheiser, VME now own the largest stock of Sennheiser Radio equipment in the UK.

Lighting Hire

VME maintains Lighting equipment to a high standard, regularly cleaning and running quality tests to ensure maximum performance. Ideal for Concerts, Tours, and Festivals.

Available for dry-hire or as part of a full production service.

Video – AV Hire

AV solutions are available to dry-hire, as a complete system that is ready for use or with an AV technician to assist with rigging and operation.

Our AV stock includes: LED screens, projectors, cameras, media servers and processing.

Staging and Rigging Hire

VME have a large stock of Litedeck staging. Through the use of modular sizes, a wide range of structures can be created easily.

We also maintain a variety of rigging equipment, including CM Lodestar and Prostar motors, manual chain hoists and a complete range of loose rigging.

Power Hire

VME stock large quantities of single ø and three ø 16A, 32A, 63A, 125A, Powerlock cables in multiple lengths ideal for festivals, concerts, and all live events.

All power cables are PAT tested to meet industry standards.