Heavy Transport & Abnormal Loads

Heavy Haulage • Abnormal Loads • Oversized Cargo • Transport Logistics

Collett are the UK's leading heavy haulage and transport logistics specialist with expertise in transporting heavy loads, oversized cargo and abnormal loads throughout the UK, Europe and Worldwide. Whatever your cargo, we have the transport solution!



We understand that unique transport projects require unique transport solutions, that's why our team operate globally to provide bespoke heavy transport logistics for abnormal loads and oversized cargo.  Our teams meticulously plan and execute complete specialist logistics for abnormal loads, successfully delivering your cargo on time, on budget and most importantly adhering to the highest safety standards.

Our permit's team prepare movement permits for every heavy and oversized haulage project and our our diverse fleet of over 60 articulated units and 120 specialist trailers and self-propelled modular transporters (SPMTs) ensures that we have the ideal equipment to suit your cargo.

Our fleet of vehicles includes low & semi-low loaders, beam trailers, wafer decks and multi-axle hydraulic modular systems up to 3,500Te capacity in 2-,3- or 4-file configuration ideal for facilitating the movement of a variety of heavy loads.  Added to this are our Self Propelled Modular Transporters (SPMTs), our specialist 550Te capacity Girder Bridge and our range of crane mounted vehicles & lorry loaders including the 205 Tonne/Meter Effer 2055.  With all this specialist equipment we can manufacture bespoke transport arrangements tailored specifically to your cargo. Alongside our heavy transport services we also operate our own fleet of pilot cars which will accompany your cargo at all times allowing us to provide a complete logistics solution and ensuring a safe and compliant abnormal load transportation.

Our family run business prides itself on the excellent service we offer and the professionalism of our teams.  To ensure every haulage and specialist logistics project is completed to the highest standards our permits team liaise directly with police escorts and local authorities to ensure all necessary notifications & permits and Highways Agency "Water Preferred" documentation is in place for the movement of your cargo.  

All this combined allows us to skilfully undertake any abnormal load and oversized cargo projects expertly managing complete logistics for every aspect from concept through to completion.

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