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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.


Collett Feature in the 2017 Transport50

2017 Transport50

International Cranes & Specialized Transport Magazine's Transport50 has been announced, since 2007 Collett have featured on the index and ten years on we're still featuring in the top 50!

Collett Ireland Ltd

Introducing Collett (Ireland) Ltd

We are pleased to announce the launch of our new subsidiary company Collett (Ireland) Ltd.

Delivering Galloper Onshore Substation

Delivering Galloper Onshore Substation

With the development of Galloper Offshore Wind Farm underway, an extension of the fully operational Greater Gabbard Wind Farm off the coast of Suffolk, Collett were tasked with providing transport logistics for a 180 Tonne transformer destined for the onshore substation.

140 Tonnes from Kilnhurst to Immingham

140 Tonnes from Kilnhurst to Immingham

With 140 Tonnes of deaerator vessel destined for Immingham Dock, South Yorkshire’s Charles Thompson Ltd appointed Collett & Sons to facilitate the route planning, transport and port agency services for the cumbersome 28m long cargo.

Overgate Hospice Midnight Walk

Overgate Hospice Midnight Walk

As a corporate sponsor of Overgate Hospice, Collett were delighted to support this fantastic charity by taking on the Midnight Walk challenge.

Heads of the Valley Footbridge Delivered

Heads of the Valleys Bridgework Begins

We’ve been in South Wales delivering a 160 Tonne footbridge as part of the A465 Heads of the Valleys Improvement Project.

Training Centre Success

Training Centre Success

Individuals and companies from across the industry are taking advantage of our Training 4 Transport Centre of Excellence's expansive specialist training offering.

Collett Launch New Model!

Collett Launch New Model!

Say hello to the latest die cast model from Collett & Sons Ltd!

Heavy Equipment Model Show

The 2017 Heavy Equipment Model Show

The date has been announced for this year's Heavy Equipment Model Show, make sure you're there on 22nd October 2017!

Breakbulk 2018

Breakbulk Europe 2018

Thanks for visiting us in Antwerp!  On to 2018, from 29th - 31st May the Collett team are heading overseas once again for the annual Breakbulk exhibition, come and visit us!

ISO 9001:2015, 14001:2015 & 18001:2007 Accreditation

ISO 9001:2015, 14001:2015 & 18001:2007 Accreditation

Collett are delighted to announce that we have received accreditation to the new 9001:2015 Quality Management System, the new 14001:2015 Environmental Management System and the existing OHSAS 18001:2007. 

Aero Engineering Show

Advanced Engineering Show

The UK's largest annual gathering of advanced engineering professionals comes to the NEC once again and Collett & Sons will be there, come and see us on stand N10!

European Hauliers Form the Route To Space Alliance

The Route To Space Alliance

Five highly established hauliers from across Europe have joined together to offer a bespoke transport and logistics services for the aerospace, astrospace and research laboratory industries.

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

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