Collet moves 172-tonne transformer for National Grid


Heavy haulage specialist Collett’s latest project involved transporting a 172-tonne super grid transformer to the National Grid’s Feckenham substation. Relying on the latest addition to the fleet, the Collett team mobilised its new 250-tonne capacity Goldhofer girder bridge to facilitate the movement of the transformer over a weekend to its location 118 miles away in Redditch. The modular trailer arrived as two separate 10-axle combinations, which enabled the girder bridge to be built around the transformer to form a 20-axle […]