About Us

Heavy Transport • Heavy Lift • Marine Services • Transport Consulting

We've come a long way since 1928 and over the years our business and our fleet have evolved.  From our small beginnings transporting milk by horse and cart we've expanded and diversified to become the specialist transport logistics company you see today.



Our years of experience in project logistics, whether it's consulting or technical planning, shipping, handling or transport, allows us to manage and project expertly and reliably from concept through to completion.

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 LoadersSelf 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