Heavy haulage requires some serious planning. Team of the Year at the Motor Transport Awards 2019, Collett & Sons, has a sense of togetherness that lightens even the heaviest of loads. Collett & Sons is a family firm that has become one of the UK’s leading heavy hauliers as well as retaining its conventional general haulage business. It’s an ownership model that sits well with the heavy upfront investment required in specialist kit as the payback period is a lot […]
Canute Haulage has invested more than £1.2m in 11 bespoke forklift trailers for its contract with materials equipment provider Barloworld Handling. The order includes nine 13.6m and two 10.9m trailers, with the latter designed for making deliveries within London and the south east. The tri-axle step frame trailers have curtainside bodywork with sliding roofs and were built by Andover Trailers. “The full height and full width power-toe ramps ensure a shallow loading angle, meaning we can accommodate even the lowest […]
Wincanton is to oversee Wickes’s HIAB subcontractor network across London in a deal which sees the logistics firm take on the management of six separate sub-contractors. […]
Hiab will be exhibiting its range of urban load-handling equipment at next month’s Freight in the City Expo on 6 November in London.