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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.


Heavy Equipment Model Show

The 2017 Heavy Equipment Model Show

The date has been announced for this year's Heavy Equipment Model Show, make sure you're there on 22nd October 2017!

140 Tonnes from Kilnhurst to Immingham

140 Tonnes from Kilnhurst to Immingham

With 140 Tonnes of deaerator vessel destined for Immingham Dock, South Yorkshire’s Charles Thompson Ltd appointed Collett & Sons to facilitate the route planning, transport and port agency services for the cumbersome 28m long cargo.

115 Miles with Three Skid Units

Three Skid Units & 115 Miles

 With three skid units each weighing in at 47Tonnes, 19Tonnes and 16Tonnes, Collett we’re appointed to provide transport logistics from Rotherham to Immingham.

Aero Engineering Show

Advanced Engineering Show

We had a fantastic time at the Birmingham NEC at the Advanced Engineering Show, thank you to everyone who came to chat to us on stand N10 and we'll see you again in 2017!

Training Centre Success

Training Centre Success

Individuals and companies from across the industry are taking advantage of of Training 4 Transport Centre of Excellence's expansive specialist training offering.

Collett Named as The Heavies Operator of the Year!

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 Innovator of the Year!

Collett Named Innovator of the Year!

In October we headed to the 10th annual Halifax Business Awards and for the second time we were delighted to be named as Innovator of the Year!

Breakbulk 2018

Breakbulk Europe 2018

Thanks for visiting us in Antwerp!  On to 2018, from 29th - 31st May the Collett Team are heading overseas once again for the annual Breakbulk Exhibition, come and visit us!

Faymonville Additions to the Fleet

Faymonville Joins the Fleet

We’ve added two new Faymonville trailers to our fleet, one 2 axle MegaMAX and one 3 axle MultiMAX and they're already hard at work moving across the company.

New Escort Driver Training Gets Underway

Escort Driver Training

The City & Guilds Certificate of Competence in Abnormal Loads Escort Driver training proves a popular addition to our Training 4 Transport programme!

European Hauliers Form the Route To Space Alliance

The Route To Space Alliance

Five highly established hauliers from across Europe have joined together to offer a bespoke transport and logistics services for the aerospace, astrospace and research laboratory industries.

Training4Transport Now Offer Van Smart Training

Van Smart Training

Designed to reduce work related road risks and improve safety standards, Van Smart is a Transport for London (TfL) backed driver training programme.

Littlebrook on the Move

Littlebrook on the Move

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.

Heavy Transport Logistics & Haulage Services

Transport

Heavy Transport, General Haulage, Abnormal Loads, Pilot Cars & Permits, SPMTs, Lorry Loaders, Specialist Logistics, Warehousing

Heavy Lift

Heavy Lift

CPA Contract Lift, Crane Hire, Industrial Services, Heavy Lift Storage, Appointed Persons, Jacking & Skidding

Marine Agency & European Port Logistics

Marine

Ship's Agency, Chartering, Breakbulk, Project Cargo, European Port Logistics, Stevedoring, RoRo Barge

Transport Consulting

Consulting

Route Access Surveys, 2D & 3D Swept Path Analysis, Visual Route Inspections, Topographical Surveys, Test Drives

British International Freight AssociationConstruction Plant-Hire AssociationEuropean Association of Abnormal Road Transport and Mobile CranesInternational Federation of Freight Forwarders AssociationFleet Operators Recognition SchemeSilver Accreditation Fleet Operator Recognition SchemeHeavy Transport AssociationQMA ISO 9001 Registered

QMS ISO 14001 RegisteredQMS OHSAS 18001 RegisteredAchilles Power & Tech RegisteredRoad Haulage AssociationThe Route To Space AllianceSafe Contractoro ApprovedSpecialized Carriers & Rigging AssociationAchilles UVDB Registered

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