Chiller Hire

Aqua’s hire fleet includes rental chillers from 1kW to 10MW capacity, highly configurable with options including low temperature and non ferrous units.

Low GWP Chiller Hire


The chillers within our rental fleet are Aqua Pro units and operate on low GWP refrigerant, as standard (from 30kW upwards). They utilise R454B which has a Global Warming Potential (GWP) of just 466. 

Process Chiller Hire

All 1kW units to 10,000kW chiller hire packages are available now for immediate nationwide delivery. All Aqua Cooling chillers contain Zero ozone depleting refrigerants.

Highly configurable options for your chillers

Aqua’s hire fleet includes rental chillers from 1kW to 10MW capacity, highly configurable with options including low temperature and non ferrous units. 

Our skilled engineers are ready to provide emergency assistance, guaranteeing that the chiller you rent fulfills your specific needs and criteria.

Our experts will conduct an in-person technical evaluation, offer equipment suggestions, and devise a safe and effective plan for collaboration with you and your team at your location.

Why hire from Aqua

Hiring or renting a chiller has never been easier, thanks to Aqua’s range of options. Our Aqua Pro chillers can handle a wide range of water temperatures and operate on low GWP refrigerants.  We pride ourselves on our above-and-beyond approach to temperature control solutions and will work closely with you to find the perfect rental solution for your needs.  Contact us now for assistance with your cooling and heating requirements.

Benefits of hiring a chiller

Hiring a chiller can be more cost-effective than buying one, especially if you only need it for a brief period or a specific project. Renting a chiller provides flexibility and allows you to choose the size and type of equipment most suitable for your needs without being tied to a long-term investment. You also benefit from fixed monthly costs, making budgeting simple.

Another great benefit is that when you hire a chiller, the responsibility for maintenance and repairs falls to Aqua, so you don’t have to worry about these additional costs or the hassle of arranging repairs.

Types of chillers that you can rent

Aqua has a range of chillers that can be hired for all different applications.  We work with customers across all industry types, so chances are our Engineers will be only too familiar with the day to day challenges you face. Our Aqua Pro chillers are specifically designed for process application but we’re able to  help customers with HVAC chiller, water cooled chiller and low temperature chiller requirements.  

From single kW units to multi-megawatt packages, our units can be provided with suitably rated circulation pump arrangements, water buffer tanks, plate heat exchangers, water hoses and water connections such as flanges and BSP fittings if required.

All our rental chillers are available on fully flexible short, medium and longer term hire agreements.  Our team will look after all aspects for you, from product specification and time tracked delivery, to installation and 24/7 aftersales backup.

What to consider when renting a cooling system

Aqua has a wide range of chillers for rental and will be able to assist you with any cooling or heating requirements.

  • The cooling capacity of the chillershould be sufficient to handle the heat load of the system it is being used to cool
  • The temperature ranges the chiller needs to maintain for the application.
  • The type of refrigerant the chiller should use and is compatible with the materials and substances being cooled.
  • Installation and maintenance requirements: The chiller should be easy to install, access and maintain in the desired location.

Contact us to help you determine the best option for your specific application.

Our chiller engineers can visit you

Need to request a site application assessment from one of our experienced engineers? Our team are on hand to attend emergency visits and ensure that your rented chiller will meet your needs and requirements.

They will be able to provide you with a face-to-face technical assessment, equipment recommendation and practical method of working safely with you and your team on site.

asked questions

If you call our Hire desk on 0333 004 4433 one of our Hire team will be able to guide you right through the process by asking you a few questions. They’ll also be happy to come out and undertake a site assessment, completely free of charge, with absolutely no obligation.

In the unlikely event that something should happen, just call us and the team will get you back up and running. We offer 24/7 support, every day of the year. If it is a quick fix then we will send an Engineer to site, if not then we will simply replace your equipment.

We offer chiller rentals for various needs, including emergency breakdowns, seasonal needs, R&D, preventative maintenance and the rest!  Long term chiller hire can be a cost-effective alternative to purchasing a unit outright, ask the team for more details.

For some customers, renting equipment on a long-term basis simply suits their business model better than outright purchase and has benefits. But if you would prefer to buy your equipment then our Sales team will be more than happy to help!

The time frame for delivering and commissioning a chiller depends on various factors, such as the location and the speed of quote approval. But we can complete the process within 24 hours of quote approval.