Thompson Machinery in Nashville



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When you need high-quality equipment at an affordable cost, choose rentals. By renting, you get short-term access to tools to cover an equipment breakdown, a busy season or an emergency. 

Whatever your reason for renting, Thompson Machinery has an extensive selection of hundreds of machines for rent. Our Nashville location is where our business began more than 75 years ago. We're still proudly serving rental clients at this location and many others across Middle Tennessee, West Tennessee and North Mississippi.

Our Rental Inventory

Thompson Machinery has an extensive selection of late-model, low-hour machines for rent to serve your operation. You might use our rentals in various industries, including construction, industrial, government and mining applications. We rent Cat® earthmoving equipment like skid steers, mini excavators, dozers, wheel loaders and motor graders to serve even the most demanding job site tasks.

Our selection also includes rentals from over 70 additional manufacturers, such as:

  • Genie
  • Toro
  • Sullair
  • Multiquip
  • Wacker Neuson
  • MEC

These manufacturers expand our selection to include various machinery types like light towers, concrete equipment, trenching and shoring equipment, compaction equipment and other tools.

The Rental Process

Your rental process begins when you talk to our team about your equipment needs. Discuss the project, and we'll work with you to find the ideal machine from our inventory. Our rental selection includes equipment with the latest technology to add convenience and safety to your work. 

Once you find the necessary equipment, our team will discuss rental periods. We allow clients to rent for days, weeks or months to fit project timelines. These flexible rental periods come with cost-effective prices to benefit your bottom line. Our team can arrange pickup at our Nashville location or delivery to your job site. Plus, we provide 24/7 support during your rental — let us know if your unit needs attention, and we'll provide repairs or a new rental quickly to keep your projects moving.

Why Rent From Thompson Machinery?

Thompson Machinery is a reliable partner for your rental needs. As an authorized Cat dealer, we're backed by the resources and support of this leading international brand. A few other benefits we provide to clients include:

  • Trust: This value informs everything we do. We aim to be your trusted partner for rental, always there to answer your questions and provide equipment support. 
  • Training: If you're renting a new type of machine, we can offer training to familiarize your team with the equipment and its controls. Get the most from your rental with our expertise and instruction.
  • Ownership: With rent-to-buy options, you can incorporate rentals into your permanent fleet. Start by renting to control costs and end with owning for permanent access.

Start Your Equipment Rental Today

Thompson Machinery is conveniently located in south Nashville off Interstate 440 to serve clients. Whether you live in Nashville, Berry Hill, Oak Hill or other surrounding towns, come to 1333 Foster Avenue to view our rental selection. 

We're also available to serve clients with Nashville rental equipment online. Save yourself a visit to our location by finding the machinery you need using our rental categories. After you find a machine, request a quick quote to estimate what you'll pay.

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