Heavy Engineering & Steel Castings

Renewables - Aerospace - Power Generation - Oil & Gas - Heavy Engineering - Civil & Infrastructure

Collett & Sons Ltd are highly experienced in the movement of heavy castings, oversized forged steel components and transformers specifically for the Heavy Engineering sector.

Having successfully completed numerous Heavy Engineering projects we over the years have the knowledge, expertise and specialist equipment to assist manufacturers in delivering heavy castings, transformers and industrial cargoes both throughout the UK and overseas.

Committed to providing customers with punctual, flexible and focused logistics solutions our specialist teams dedicated to Transport, Heavy Lift, Marine and Consulting, reflect the diverse nature of the engineering sector and the logistical challenges presented. 

As the heavy engineering industry pushes forwards with new and innovative components Collett are at the forefront of the Heavy Transport industry investing in new fleet acquisitions specifically to accommodate these loads.   Our fleet of specialist trailers includes Low & Semi-Low Loaders, Beam Trailers, Wafer Decks and Multi-Axle Hydraulic Modular Systems up to 3,500Te capacity in 2-,3- or 4-file configuration. Added to this are our SPMT trailers (Self Propelled Modular Transporters) and our 550Te capacity Girder Bridge which is specifically designed to carry transformers and steel castings ensuring that we can provide unique logistics solutions to challenging projects.

From the Chartering of vessels to Heavy Haulage we have the knowledge and experience to expertly handle the collection and delivery of abnormal loads. Be it delivering transformers and components directly to an awaiting vessel portside, or overseeing shipment throughout Europe, Collett will ensure that these valuable cargoes are delivered safely and on budget to their required location.

Heavy Engineering Case Study: 156Te Steel Casting

Heavy Transport Logistics & Haulage Services


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


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

Transport 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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Victoria Terminal, Albert Road, Halifax, HX2 0DF
Mistral Point, AW Nielsen Road, Goole, DN14 6UE
Baltic House, Central Dock Road, Grangemouth, FK3 8TY

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