Heavy Transport

General Haulage - Project Management - Abnormal Loads - Freight Forwarding - Pilot Cars & Permits

From our small beginnings in 1928, Collett has grown to become the UK's leading Heavy Transport Specialist with expertise in transporting heavy equipment, abnormal loads and Out of Gauge cargo throughout the UK, Europe and Worldwide.

Our years of experience coupled with our comprehensive fleet of specialist equipment allows us to expertly undertake all transport projects, no matter how big or small, heavy or light. As specialists in the Renewables, Aerospace, Power Generation, Oil & Gas, Heavy Engineering, and Civil & Infrastructure markets, Collett & Sons have a wealth of experience transporting difficult loads throughout the UK, Europe and Worldwide. Our diverse fleet of over 60 heavy haulage artic units and 120 specialised trailers and SPMTs coupled with our dedicated Transport Team ensures that we have the equipment and knowledge for every haulage project.

With our head office in Halifax, our portside location in Goole, the UK's furthest inland port, and our Scottish headquarters at the Port of Grangemouth our Teams are ideally situated to respond quickly and professionally to your project's requirements. 

Our services include General Haulage and Heavy Transport, Heavy Lift, Crane Vehicles & Lorry Loaders and the complete Project Management of abnormal loads utilising our fleet of over 200 articulated tractor units, crane vehicles, and SPMTs (Self Propelled Modular Transporters).  Our continual investment in our fleet ensures that we have the best equipment to facilitate the transport of any cargo, from Super Wing Carriers specifically designed for the transport of wind turbine blades, through to specialist hydraulic Jacking & Skidding equipment ideal for indoor movements or working in confined spaces.

Our customers are confident that we have the specialist equipment and expert knowledge to undertake all transport projects.  In addition to this our experienced Traffic Office operates state of the art FreightFax software, providing maximum vehicle efficiency and allowing us to oversee all projects from first enquiry through to final delivery.

 +44 (0)8456 255 233


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

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