Transport & Haulage

Heavy Transport • General Haulage • Abnormal Loads • Specialist Logistics

From our small beginnings in 1928, Collett has grown to become the UK's leading transport company with expertise in heavy transport, specialist logistics and general haulage for standard freight, abnormal loads and oversized cargo throughout the UK, Europe and Worldwide.



Our years of experience throughout the UK and Europe coupled with our comprehensive fleet of specialist equipment allows us to expertly undertake all heavy transport and general haulage projects, no matter how big or small, heavy or light. Providing specialist logistics dedicated to the Renewables, Aerospace, Power Generation, Oil & Gas, Heavy Engineering, and Civil & Infrastructure industries, Collett & Sons have a wealth of experience transporting general cargo, oversized and abnormal loads throughout the UK, Europe and Worldwide. 

With our head office in Halifax, our portside location in Goole, the UK's furthest inland port, and our Scottish headquarters at the Port of Grangemouth our teams are ideally situated to respond quickly and professionally to your project's requirements. 

Our services include specialist heavy transport, heavy lift, crane vehicles & lorry loaders and the complete project management of abnormal loads utilising our fleet of over 200 articulated tractor units, crane vehicles, and Self Propelled Modular Transporters (SPMTs).  Our continual investment in our fleet ensures that we have the best equipment to facilitate the transport of any cargo, from Super Wing Carriers designed for the transport of wind turbine blades, through to specialist hydraulic jacking & skidding equipment ideal for indoor movements or positioning loads in confined spaces.  For smaller cargoes our fleet includes rigid and flat bed vehicles, curtain sided vehicles with tail lift, flat trailers with twist locks and posts and retracting roof Euroliners ideal for general haulage requirements.

Our customers are confident that we have the specialist equipment and expert knowledge to undertake diverse array of transport projects throughout the UK and Europe.  In addition to this our experienced Traffic Office operates state of the art FreightFax software, providing maximum vehicle efficiency and allowing us to oversee all projects from first enquiry through to final delivery.

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

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