Latest News

Here you'll find the latest news from Collett, from Heavy Haulage and Heavy Lift Projects, news from the Marine & Consulting Teams and stories to shout about.

New Escort Driver Training Gets Underway

Escort Driver Training from Training4Transport

The City & Guilds Certificate of Competence in Abnormal Loads Escort Driver training proves a popular addition to our Training programme!

Littlebrook on the Move

Littlebrook on the Move

Following a similar successful operation in 2014 which required the relocation of six transformers, Collett were once again approached by Drax Power Ltd, this time to facilitate the relocation of nine 185Tonne transformers as a result of Littlebrook Power Station D’s closure in March 2015.

Partnership with Leeds Beckett University

Partnership with Leeds Beckett University

Collett & Sons partners up with Leeds Beckett University to net business and drive high profile engagement.

New Weighbridge at Our Halifax Depot

New Weighbridge at Our Halifax Depot

In response to the new SOLAS (Safety of Life at Sea) regulations which came in to force on 1st July we’ve invested in a new weighbridge at our Head Office in Halifax.

Heavy Equipment Model Show

The 2016 Heavy Equipment Model Show

The 2016 Heavy Equipment Model Show was a resounding success!

Central London with 87 Tonnes

Central London with 87 Tonnes

It’s been a busy weekend for the Collett Team as we hit the road and headed to the Capital with 87Tonnes of steel plate girder from specialist structural steel fabricators, William Hare.

Expansion of our Grangemouth Depot

Expansion of our Grangemouth Depot

We've expanded our portside Grangemouth Scottish Depot increasing our total area of operation to 6 acres ideal for the handling of project cargo.

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Heavy Lift

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