We had another fantastic night at The Heavies, and we were delighted to be presented with the Operator of the Year Award!
On announcing the winner, "The Operator of the Year has consistently raised the bar for the UK abnormal loads industry. Recent developments include expanding its Training Centre for Excellence, collaborating with a University to develop a bespoke computer system, and fund-raising for local charities." Managing Director David Collett took to the stage to collect the award, our second ‘Operator of the Year’ award inside 3 years!
The Heavies recognises and rewards industry excellence, innovation, outstanding service, efficiency and quality. To win or to be shortlisted shows that you have achieved the very highest standard, as judged by an independent panel of industry experts.
In the words of the Judges: "A very clear picture of an extremely professional, highly competent and innovative specialist heavy hauler. The company has responded well to changes in wind farm design, investing in equipment capable of handling longer (˃ 80m) turbine blades. Collett are a top-flight specialist operator committed to constant improvement, raising its standards, (not least through training and FORS accreditation) safety, as per its Achilles audit results, and tackling the most challenging of jobs. For me Collett & Sons Ltd is the obvious winner".
Another fantastic accolade to add to our growing cabinet of awards!