Light Towers & Generators (88)

From commercial construction to industrial operations and public projects, the United Rentals team of specialized engineers and technicians provides personalized lighting and power solutions, along with 24/7 response.

With more than 900 MW of power in North America, we’ve got you covered. Our full fleet of portable generators and diesel generators, ranging from 20 ekW to 2,000 ekW, fit any size of temporary power need. Designed for turnkey easy installation, these units provide power for jobsites, businesses and municipalities. We have power solutions to meet a planned shutdown, backup power during an outage or peak load, or help to keep operations up and running after a natural disaster strikes.

 Additionally, ourtowable light towers and portable work lights solve challenges such as lighting a construction jobsite at night, lighting during a planned shutdown or event, or for emergency response crews working around the clock after a natural disaster.


How do I determine what size portable generator I need?

  • To choose the right size portable generator for your jobsite, you’ll need to consider the total wattage required. To do so, add up the total running wattage of all the power tools or equipment you plan to operate from the generator at the same time. Read on to learn more Tips for Choosing a Portable Generator.

What is explosion-proof lighting?

  • Explosion-proof lighting refers to lighting fixtures that are able to contain sparks that could ignite flammable gases in the atmosphere. United Rentals has a selection of explosion-proof lighting options, portable work lights and towable light towers to service your jobsite.

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Cat Class: 320-2395

Outdoor Work Light String, 50 ft.

  • Plastic cages included
  • Bright yellow for visibility
  • Ideal for industrial applications
  • Up to 5 light bulb sockets
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Cat Class: 320-4005

Towable Light Tower with 8-15kW Generator, 4,200W, Vertical Mast, Diesel

  • Four 1,050W halide fixtures on extendable vertical mast up to 25'
  • 359-degree ground rotational mast for total illumination on-site
  • 120V and 140V convenient outlets for small equipment, hand tools and electronics
  • Stable 4-point stance can withstand up to 65 mph winds
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Cat Class: 320-4050

Towable Light Tower, Solar Powered

  • Solar/LP or diesel fuel powered for continuous operation, rain or shine
  • 360-degree vertical mast and fixture rotation for total illumination on-site
  • Instant-on LED lights provide 48,000 total lumens
  • Silent solar battery-powered operation reduces jobsite noise
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Cat Class: 320-3035

Work Light String, 8-Head, 12V Explosion Proof

  • Bulb cages included
  • Explosion proof durability
  • Ideal for industrial applications
  • Includes 8 heads+W761
  • Uses: Ideal for work lighting in tunnels or construction sites
  • Add this work light string to your cart now