Heavy Lift & Industrial Services

Heavy Lift • Jacking & Skidding • Crane Hire • Contract Lift

Whatever your challenge Collett can provide the ideal solution.  With our modern range of heavy lift equipment hydraulic jacking & skidding, crane hire and contract lift services, our team experienced operatives can safely and skilfully undertake your operations. 



Our dedicated team of heavy lift engineers possess the expert skills and knowledge required to manoeuvre, position, extract and relocate cargoes utilising our crane hire, contract lift and jacking & skidding services.

Undertaking all lifting responsibilities our in-house Appointed Persons, Slinger, Banksmen and Crane Lift Supervisors, operating under Contract Lift Conditions, can provide crane hire services directly tailored to our client's individual requirements.  Coupled with this, and ahead of the commencement of any heavy lift operations, our team provide all the necessary surveys, lift plans, method statements and risk assessments to ensure maximum safety at all times.

Where crane hire is not a suitable option we operate a hydraulic lifting gantry or for working in more confined spaces our hydraulic Jacking & Skidding systems provide the ideal solution.  These services, combined with the use of our Self Propelled Modular Transporters (SPMTs), gives us the ability to move and load within a limited area.  For cargoes which require consolidation facilities our depots at Halifax, Goole and Grangemouth all offer heavy lift storage facilities equipped with gantry cranes, straddle carriers and container handler/top lift equipment.

All this combined allows us to carry out movements of up to 3,500 Tonnes, providing bespoke heavy lift dervices for either single cargoes or complete factory re-locations, your lifting requirements are safe in our hands.

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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