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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.


3 Axle Doll Bogie Enters the UK Market

3 Axle Doll Bogie Enters the UK Market

For the first time in over 10 years, a 3 axle Doll Bogie trailer has entered the UK market, destined to be the latest addition to the specialist trailer fleet of Collett.

Jacking & Skidding from Leeds to Kent

Jacking & Skidding from Leeds to Kent

Collett’s new Jacking & Skidding system proved a shrewd investment as it was called upon to facilitate the move of a 50T transformer on behalf of Wilsons Power Solutions.

Tunnel Boring Machine from Hackney to Shawell

Tunnel Boring Machine from Hackney to Shawell

Winner of the Heavies Job of the Year Award, Over 80 Tonnes, the Collett Team were challenged with transporting a 4.72m diameter tunnel boring machine from Hackney Sub Station, London to Shawell, Leicestershire.

A Trip with Transformers

A Trip with Transformers

Doing what we do best, the Collett Team take to the road again this time with six transformers, each measuring x6m (L) x4m (W) x5m (H) and weighing 185 Tonnes travelling from Grain Power Station to Drax Power Station, North Yorkshire.

Supporting Overgate Hospice

Supporting Overgate Hospice

Collett & Sons Ltd are proud to be a Corporate Member supporting Overgate Hospice.

Collett Set Sail for the Caribbean

Collett Set Sail for the Caribbean

It’s not everyday you get asked to go on a trip to the Caribbean, especially not carrying two 89Tonne diesel engines, but the Collett Team aren’t afraid of a challenge!

Four Awards for Collett!

Four Awards for Collett!

Wow, what a night! Friday saw the first ever Heavies Awards, a brand new award ceremony celebrating the brilliance and expertise throughout the UK’s heavy and abnormal load industry.

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Marine Agency & European Port Logistics

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