Temporary building hire office view at JLR Whitley

Temporary Building Hire

office view of an Algeco modular hire building

Discover modular and temporary building hire for a range of applications

Hire the temporary space you need from Algeco. Hire temporary buildings for a range of applications.

With Algeco, you can accommodate anywhere between 2 to 1000+ people in our temporary building hire solutions, with virtually unlimited floor space across four storeys.

There’s no need to tie up your cash or worry about maintenance overheads when you hire temporary buildings. Instead, you can treat the hire as an operational overhead that provides absolute certainty about your costs over the whole hire period.

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A range of building uses

From portable office buildings to temporary offices for larger workforces and retail spaces to modular classrooms and nurseries, or temporary hospitals and clinics, our range of temporary buildings to hire has something for every project.

Temporary Modular Building at Bedford Academy

Temporary Modular Buildings

We have the widest range of products specifically designed for temporary use. Our buildings offer large, open-plan spaces but require only minimal foundations, saving you time, hassle and money. They offer maximum versatility - whole walls can be removed quickly, making reconfiguring buildings easy.

modular hire building for LB Redbridge

Modular Hire Building

Our modular building hire service provides a fast, flexible and efficient accommodation solution. Each of our modular buildings can be created to virtually any size to accommodate any number of people, up to four storeys high.

Algeco Turnkey Solutions

Turnkey Solutions

We offer complete turn-key hire solutions for every building, from storage containers with racking, security lighting, spill trays and fire alarms to multi-storey office complexes that include climate control systems, furniture hire, access ramps, white goods and more.

Algeco Portable Buildings For Hire

Portable Buildings

From vandal-deterrent temporary offices to portable toilets and storage containers, our portable cabins can be stacked and linked to form larger complexes, which is ideal when space on-site is tight, or access is restricted.

Siemens Modular Building

Site Accommodation

From generators and storage containers to portable toilet hire, welfare units and site offices. We're highly experienced in delivering just the basics - a storage container, portable toilet unit and a site cabin, through to whole site accommodation villages made up of scores of linked and stacked units.

Temporary modular building solutions for your sector

Algeco works with a number of different organisations across many different sectors every year, within both the public and private sectors. Select your sector below and learn how Algeco can help bring your project to life.

Why hire from Algeco?

Once the hire period ends, you can simply renew the contract – if needed – or let us take care of removing the temporary buildings. Whatever you choose, you’ll be in good hands with Algeco.


20,000+ deliveries last year

Under our previous names, Elliott and Carter and Procomm, we have almost 60 years’ experience of providing temporary building hire solutions

40,000+ workspace fleet

We have the largest workspace fleet in the UK. This enables us to work quickly and adapt to changing circumstances, budgets and expectations while delivering the same high-quality service no matter what happens.

1,000+ Hire team members

Our fleet operates from 20 regional hubs and serviced by expert commercial and operations teams.

Algeco – Part of the Modulaire Group

300k units

An enormous fleet that makes us the market leader in portable and modular space.

24 countries

A global presence with local expertise, we pride ourselves on customer service.

4000 team members

A talented team of people who enable us to provide the best service possible.

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Backed by Brookfield

Algeco and the Modulaire Group are owned by investment funds managed by Brookfield Business Partners L.P, which acquired the Modulaire Group in December 2021. Brookfield Business Partners is the flagship listed business services and industrials company of Brookfield Asset Management, a leading global alternative asset manager with over $600 billion of assets under management.

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