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.


Collett Launch New Model!

Collett Launch New Model!

Say hello to the latest die cast model from Collett & Sons Ltd!

ISO 9001:2015, 14001:2015 & 18001:2007 Accreditation

ISO 9001:2015, 14001:2015 & 18001:2007 Accreditation

Collett are delighted to announce that we have received accreditation to the new 9001:2015 Quality Management System, the new 14001:2015 Environmental Management System and the existing OHSAS 18001:2007. 

Aero Engineering Show

Advanced Engineering Show

The UK's largest annual gathering of advanced engineering professionals comes to the NEC once again and Collett & Sons will be there, come and see us on stand N10!

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.

Delivering Galloper Onshore Substation

Delivering Galloper Onshore Substation

With the development of Galloper Offshore Wind Farm underway, an extension of the fully operational Greater Gabbard Wind Farm off the coast of Suffolk, Collett were tasked with providing transport logistics for a 180 Tonne transformer destined for the onshore substation.

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 47 Tonnes, 19 Tonnes and 16 Tonnes, Collett we’re appointed to provide transport logistics from Rotherham to Immingham.

Heads of the Valley Footbridge Delivered

Heads of the Valleys Bridgework Begins

We’ve been in South Wales delivering a 160 Tonne footbridge as part of the A465 Heads of the Valleys Improvement Project.

Training Centre Success

Training Centre Success

Individuals and companies from across the industry are taking advantage of our 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!

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!

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.

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 Contractoro ApprovedSpecialized Carriers & Rigging AssociationAchilles UVDB Registered

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