Rental Power Equipment in NC

Industries ranging from construction and agriculture to mining, forestry and roadwork rely on a variety of power generation equipment to maximize productivity. Carolina CAT is a full-service heavy equipment dealership providing a broad selection of emergency power rentals and accessories to meet your diverse needs.

Keep reading for more information on our complete range of rental generators for emergencies and rental air compressors in NC. Have a question about our power equipment for rent? Contact us today to speak to a member of our dedicated team.

For more information, contact Rental Manager Drew Sheorn at 704-533-3395, or Rental Specialist Ken Shade at 336-500-3560.

Impressive Inventory of Power Equipment for Rent

Having a reliable source of emergency power rentals is an operational advantage for businesses across Western Carolina and beyond. Our Electric Power Generation Division supplies Cat diesel and natural gas rental generators, portable air compressors, load banks, transformers, and other solutions. We employ nearly 90 years of local industry experience to ensure we carry everything your business needs to succeed.

Our power equipment rental solutions make sense for businesses that are:

  • Bolstering capabilities for a busy season or period of growth
  • Responding to an unexpected power outage or natural disaster
  • Interested in trying emergency power equipment before buying it
  • Temporarily replacing equipment undergoing repairs
  • Handling a specialty or one-time application
  • Focused on controlling spending while increasing productivity

Read what real customers have to say about our power equipment rental services:

We recommend Carolina Cat... We have a good relationship. -Power Rental Customer

Locate the Rental Generators for Emergencies You’re Searching for Today

Our extensive selection and flexible terms mean you can always find the specific rental power equipment you need — when and where you need it most. That equates to increased profitability for your company and peace of mind for you. We offer:

  • Daily, weekly, monthly or longer rentals
  • Late model, meticulously maintained power equipment
  • Top-of-the-line customer service and product knowledge
  • Assistance in identifying the most economical solutions
  • Quick and easy ordering and fast delivery
  • Competitive prices and free, no-obligation quotes

Available Generator Rental Options:

  • Diesel-driven
  • 50/60 Hz
  • Multiple voltages available
  • AC
  • 80kW - 2,000kW
  • Quiet/Sound Attenuated Packages
  • Trailer mounted
  • Simultaneous Dual Voltage available
  • One of the largest fleets in the Southeast
  • Prime, Standby, or Emergency Power

Applications include: Plant shutdowns, load management, entertainment, construction, and equipment testing.

Need a spec sheet? Click here to visit the CAT spec sheet library.

Available Generator Accessories for Rent:

  • Transformers
  • Distribution panels
  • 4/0 Camloc
  • Automatic Transfer Switches
  • Fuel tanks
  • Miles of distribution cables in various gauges
  • Industrial/Entertainment Distribution for special events, concerts, and more, all outdoor rated
  • Fused disconnects
  • Motor starters  

Load Bank (100kW to 5,000kW) Rental Options:

  • Resistive or Reactive load banks
  • Service technicians to test your system
  • PM contracts available

Other Rental Power Generation Products and Services include:

  • Air Conditioning and Temperature Control
  • Portable Air Compressors
  • Air Compressor Service and Parts
  • Air Dryers
  • High Pressure Compressors
  • Industrial Air Compressors

Terms and Conditions

Click here to read our power generation rental terms and conditions.


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Learn More About Emergency Generator Rentals in Charlotte and Beyond

When it comes to renting power equipment products and accessories, there’s no time to waste. Carolina CAT is ready to respond to your urgent needs with one of the largest fleets of rental generators and accessories, temperature control equipment and high-pressure industrial air compressors in NC. With eight convenient locations for emergency power rentals in Charlotte, Asheville, Troy and throughout the region, the quality equipment you need is always within reach.

You can't anticipate everything, but you can count on Carolina CAT's Rental Power to be there when you need it. The time to prepare is now. Contact us today, or visit the location in your area for more information and a free quote on rental power equipment in NC!

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