Welcome to Collett & Sons Ltd

Transport • Abnormal Loads • Heavy Lift • Marine Services • Transport Consulting

Specialist in heavy transport, heavy lift, marine services and transport consulting for the movement of abnormal loads throughout the UK and Europe.  We understand that unique transport projects require unique transport logistics solutions, and that's why Collett are the UK's leading multimodal heavy lift specialists.



Experts in Motion since 1928 we have a wealth of experience transporting difficult and abnormal loads throughout the UK, Europe and worldwide. Our haulage fleet of over 65 trucks and 120 specialist trailers and Self Propelled Modular Transporters (SPMTs) operate across our three strategically placed depots in Halifax, at the Port of Goole and the Port of Grangemouth, and with the recent introduction of Collett (Ireland) Ltd in Dublin we are ideally positioned to provide the solution for your project’s requirements.

With specialist teams dedicated to Heavy Transport, Heavy Lift, Marine & Transport Consulting, Collett & Sons has evolved to reflect the diverse nature of the transport business and the clients it serves. 

These integrated divisions allow us to offer a one stop shop service for abnormal loads and oversized cargoes, whether it's consulting or technical planning, shipping & handling, transport or complete project logistics, our Team can manage your cargo expertly, safely and reliably from concept through to completion.

Specialists in the Renewables, Aerospace, Heavy Engineering, Oil & Gas, Power Generation and Civil & Infrastructure industries, we have a wealth of experience transporting and moving difficult loads throughout the UK, Europe and Worldwide utilising our modern fleet of trucks, crane vehicles & lorry loaders, Self Propelled Modular Transporters (SPMTs) and specialist trailers.  Not only are our team dedicated to providing logistics solutions for abnormal loads, our fleet of general haulage vehicles frequently carry out daily, weekly and monthly delivery contracts across the UK and Europe as well as one off distribution services and express deliveries.

From single unit projects and one off deliveries to the transport of multiple oversized cargoes, the relocation of machinery or complete breakbulk contracts, Collett are ideally placed to quickly and efficiently undertake your project.  Our full heavy transport, heavy lift, transport consulting and marine services coupled with our extensive knowledge, skill and years of experience within the industry allows us to provide bespoke logistics solutions throughout the UK, Europe and worldwide.

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 Contractor 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
6 Northbrook Road, Dublin 6, Ireland