Delivering Wind Turbines

Wind turbines • Heavy Transport • Renewable Energy • Wind Farms

Our extensive experience in the heavy transport for the renewable energy industry covers the delivery of complete wind turbines and the development of wind farms across the length and breadth of the UK.



From handling 264 components for the construction of Strathy North Wind Farm in the Scottish Highlands to delivering Muirhall Wind Farm's 58.7m blades, currently the largest in the UK, Collett's expert teams and specialist equipment provide the ideal solution for the renewable energy industry allowing us to expertly deliver all components required for the development of onshore wind farms.

Our expansive fleet of tractors and trailers features specialist equipment specifically designed for the renewable energy industry and the heavy transport of wind turbine components, including 52m triple extending trailers, Nooteboom Super Wing Carriers and our purpose built MEGA Wind Turbine Transporters specifically designed for the movement of tower sections.  Add to this our range of crane mounted vehicles & lorry loaders ranging from 9 Tonne/Metre to 205 Tonne/Metre capacity we have the ideal equipment at our disposal to undertake the task of delivering transport logistics for entire wind farm developments.

For the import, handling and storage of wind turbine components our portside heavy lift terminals in Goole and Grangemouth are ideally positioned to serve England and Scotland.  Both these heavy lift facilities offer 110T mobile lifting gantries and extensive storage providing consolidation services and allowing us to cater to Just in Time delivery schedules.

Our team can oversee the transport of complete wind turbines including nacelles, tower sections and blades from manufacturer's door to turbine pad site location.  Utilising the expertise in our marine division we can undertake all chartering, shipping, port handling, storage and ships discharge necessary to import the components for your project, discharging the vessel to an agreed laydown plan for all tower sections and turbine components.  Our heavy lift team cover all contract lift and supervision, RAMS and lift plans whilst our consulting team can provide route assessments, surveying, swept path analysis and test drives ahead of the transport to ensure the suitability of the route(s) to site.

Utilising the skills of our heavy transport, heavy lift, marine and consulting divisions this combined expertise in the renewables energy industry provides us with the knowledge, skills and experience to expertly manage your project safely, handling the tower sections, blades, nacelles and all other necessary wind turbine components for complete wind farm developments from port to pad site location.

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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