TV, film & photography

Trust Gofer to power your outside production unit or set with dependable and quiet generators, cabling and lighting

Filming and photography in the field run to a tight schedule and budget. A reliable and quiet power supply is, therefore, essential for keeping things moving. Gofer provides energy-efficient generators for hire nationwide, plus all the support distribution and cabling equipment you need.

Our qualified engineers can set-up and monitor everything if needed, and you can rely on exceptional customer service at all times.

Dependable generators are trailer mounted and easily moved, so as the action moves on, so can your power supply.

Gofer also has an extensive stock of indoor and outdoor lighting for hire, from self-powered tower lights to floodlights.  

All our equipment is energy efficient as part of our commitment to cutting our carbon footprint.

We have worked with Gofer for several years now, and always found the team to be very helpful & accommodating. Gofer always go the extra mile and are very attentive to detail. The equipment is of a very high standards and we have never been let down.

Chelmer Marquees

Equipping your set and backdrop



Quiet and energy-efficient generators in multiple sizes to suit your needs. Skid-mounted trailer sets available for easy movement, with sizing from 4KVA to 1250KVA. Easy management panels, quiet canopies and suitable for dry hire or we can set up and oversee.

Power distribution & cabling


We offer distribution boards and boxes in single and three-phase, from 13 to 1600 amp, 230v to 415v. All are meticulously maintained, as is our cabling and extension leads, of multiple lengths and various electrical adapters. We’ll guide you about what you need.

Event planning & support


As part of our commitment to exceptional customer service, we offer as much planning and support as you need. Qualified electricians and engineers are available nationwide to set-up and monitor your events, then pack away after.

Event sector campaign

Red Alert! Lighting up UK landmarks to raise awareness


Gofer helped light up landmarks like the Orwell Bridge in red to support the under-pressure events industry. We provided the power as part of a high-profile national campaign drawing attention to the business effect of COVID-19.

Outdoor school support

Free power for primary school's temporary outdoor space


We were pleased to provide free power distribution and cabling for Sidegate Primary School, Ipswich to power its temporary outdoor learning space, necessary as part of social distancing rules.

Here in an emergency

Gofer comes to the rescue as site needs emergency power


We often get SOS calls when a site’s power has failed. That’s just what happened recently when a site needed an emergency generator, which we were able to deliver fast to get them up and running again.

For any questions, quotes or just to hear more about our services, please use the form below or call 01473 282530

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Unit 7, Arkwright Road
Hadleigh Road Industrial Estate
Ipswich, Suffolk


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