Our Builds

4 more beavertails for M and J Hire

M & J HIRE CENTRES are a One Stop Shop for all your Tool Hire, Contractors Plant, Access Equipment and Portable Accommodation. Their extensive range of tools includes everything from a half inch Drill to a 45kva Generator, and they have a full range of consumables available for both Hire and Sale. Their Contractors Plant ranges from a Diesel Mixer up to a 18 metre Telehandler, Access Equipment includes Scissor Lifts and Booms up to 45′.  Portable Accommodation can be used for Site, Office and Events.  All of which can be supplied from their network of 12 depots.

Shawtrack have worked with M and J since 2015, supplying beavertail rigids from 7.5t upto 26t they have a bespoke design which they find works best for their applications, and are always keen to get the best payload possible from us, we provide a weight calculation for builds which calculates everything possible from screws used to weld wire and steel. This lets us give the most accurate weight calculation possible prior to build.


  • Full height headboard
  • Fitted with Ramsey 550 hydraulic winch mounted under floor
  • Customers bespoke own ramp style – split single piece
  • Crossrail / FORS compliance kit
  • Rotating twin strap edge protection
  • Ladder rack to headboard
  • Load binder racks with open mesh bottom chain trays
  • 50mm angle iron guide rail to outer edge of body
  • Radio remote kit for winch
  • Swing up access ladder
  • Adjustable rear tow hitch with 12/24v electrics
  • 2 x aluminium chassis mounted tool boxes in support frames



Make: Man
Model: TGS26.320
GVW: 26,000 kg
Wheelbase: 7,250 mm
Chassis weight: 8,460 kg
Finished weight: 11,500 kg
Body weight: 3,040 kg

Payload: 14,500 kg



Make: DAF
Model: LF260
GVW: 18,000 kg
Wheelbase:6,250 mm
Chassis weight:5,569 kg
Finished weight: 8,000 kg
Body weight: 2,431 kg

Payload: 10,000 kg