Collett Named as The Heavies Operator of the Year!

We had another fantastic night at The Heavies, and we were delighted to be presented with the Operator of the Year Award!

Collett Named as the Heavies Operator of the Year!

Collett Named as the Heavies Operator of the Year!On announcing the winner, "The Operator of the Year has consistently raised the bar for the UK abnormal loads industry. Recent developments include expanding its Training Centre for Excellence, collaborating with a University to develop a bespoke computer system, and fund-raising for local charities." Managing Director David Collett took to the stage to collect the award, our second ‘Operator of the Year’ award inside 3 years!

The Heavies recognises and rewards industry excellence, innovation, outstanding service, efficiency and quality.  To win or to be shortlisted shows that you have achieved the very highest standard, as judged by an independent panel of industry experts.

In the words of the Judges: "A very clear picture of an extremely professional, highly competent and innovative specialist heavy hauler. The company has responded well to changes in wind farm design, investing in equipment capable of handling longer (˃ 80m) turbine blades. Collett are a top-flight specialist operator committed to constant improvement, raising its standards, (not least through training and FORS accreditation) safety, as per its Achilles audit results, and tackling the most challenging of jobs. For me Collett & Sons Ltd is the obvious winner".

Another fantastic accolade to add to our growing cabinet of awards!

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Our expert heavy transport, heavy lift, marine services and transport consulting divisions allow us to provide complete transport logistics individually tailored to your requirements.

We understand that unique projects require unique solutions and that's why Collett operate globally, from single unit projects to complete breakbulk contracts our team can provide full transport logistics for abnormal loads and oversized cargo throughout the UK, Europe and Worldwide.

Our fleet features over 200 specialist tractors and trailers including Crane Mounted Vehicles & Lorry Loaders, Self Propelled Modular Transporters (SPMTs), double and triple expendable semi-low loaders, hydraulic jacking & skidding systems and the 550Te capacity Girder Bridge to name but a few.  All this specialist equipment coupled with our years of experience allows us to expertly manage any project from concept through to completion.

Safety is imperative in all our undertakings and our teams work everyday in order to maintain our impeccable SHEQ standards, delivering safely, driving safety throughout our organisation ensures that we can provide a fully compliant safety culture.

British International Freight AssociationConstruction Plant-Hire AssociationESTAInternational Federation of Freight Forwarders AssociationFleet Operators Recognition SchemeSilver Accreditation Fleet Operator Recognition SchemeHeavy Transport AssociationISO 9001 UKASISO 14001 UKASOHSAS 18001 UKASAchilles Power & Tech RegisteredRoad Haulage AssociationThe Route To Space AllianceSafe Contractor ApprovedSpecialized Carriers & Rigging AssociationAchilles UVDB Registered

Collett & Sons Ltd

Victoria Terminal, Albert Road, Halifax, HX2 0DF
Mistral Point, AW Nielsen Road, Goole, DN14 6UE
Baltic House, Central Dock Road, Grangemouth, FK3 8TY
6 Northbrook Road, Dublin 6, Ireland