• 6 Star Rental

  • The full package

    We supply rental equipment to many successful and fabulous touring theatre productions, concert tours, corporate events and television series and specials.

    HSL Rental is constantly investing in the latest technologies and innovations from leading trailblazers, offering lighting designers and specifiers state-of-the-art tools to fuel their imagination and flair.

    HSL’s highly flexible approach to this market means we are always highly competitive!

    Rental equipment is maintained to the highest standards in a seamless and efficient warehouse operation, including all relevant certification – PAT testing, Motor Certification, Truss Inspections, Rigging Registry of all Lifting Equipment, Fire Certification for Drapes and soft goods, current Health and Safety Policies, Risk Assessments, Method Statements and Public Liability statements.

    HSL can provide skilled, comprehensive multi-layered project management services to production companies if required … or we can co-ordinate supply of the entire technical infrastructure needed to stage a successful event, party or show; taking the stress off the client.

  • One of the biggest inventories in the UK


    Over 5000 moving lights in stock!

    HSL carries the largest stock of LED lighting and ‘pixel’ products in Europe together with the latest moving light technology from Martin, Robe, Vari*Lite and Claypaky coupled with control and programming platforms from Avolites, MA Lighting, High End Systems and Strand.


    HSL are known for their meticulous preparation of every fixture that leaves the building ensuring consistency across every event.


    500 sq./m of video wall!

    HSL was among the first lighting rental companies to embrace the convergence of lighting and video technologies over a decade ago, and more recently has invested in a massive stock of LED video wall in various pitches which is available to rent.


    We have also invested in the latest server technology and have Green Hippo, Watchout, Playback Pro and more, all ready to go...


    400,000 truss pins!

    There’s a lot of trussing and metalwork as well!
    HSL Rigging provides bespoke rigging solutions for corporate, theatre, television and live music events, complete with in-house CAD design facilities and can oversee all rigging requirements from conception to completion.
    A large stock of Kinesys kit – for the safest, most reliable and flexible movement – underlines our commitment to full automation and motion control services to further enhance the most ambitious stage and performance designs


    3000 miles of cable!

    Our cables department is humungous and occupies a whole warehouse of its own! We have miles of the stuff, in fact enough to stretch from here to Kazakhstan!

    We also have huge amounts of power and distro - everything you will need for your project.


    HSL fully believes in sustainability and reducing our carbon footprint as much as possible for a cleaner, greener, better planet and a brighter future.

  • 6 Star Process


    Call Handling

    Quick, knowledgeable and efficient



    Your quotation is processed and delivered speedily to your inbox



    Once signed off, our amazing technical teams will prep your rental items



    Each lighting fixture order benefits from photometric testing to ensure optimal output quality



    Your goods are delivered door-to-door - to site or your warehouse


    Back Up

    Service, support and assistance is available 24/7 via HSL’s renowned technical hotline

  • Meet the people

    Mark Shakeshaft

    Dry Hire Co-ordinator

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