Heavy Transport & Abnormal Loads

Heavy Haulage . Abnormal Loads . Oversized Cargo . Transport Logistics

Expertlift are the Africa's leading heavy haulage and transport logistics specialist with expertise in transporting heavy loads, oversized cargo and abnormal loads throughout the UK, Europe and Worldwide. Whatever your cargo, we have the transport solution!


We understand that unique transport projects require unique transport solutions, that's why our Team operate globally to provide bespoke heavy transport logistics for abnormal loads and oversized cargo. Our Teams meticulously plan and execute complete specialist logistics for abnormal loads, successfully delivering your cargo on time, on budget and most importantly adhering to the highest safety standards.


Our Permit's Team prepare movement permits for every heavy and oversized haulage project and our diverse fleet of over 65 articulated units and 120 specialist trailers and Self Propelled Modular Transporters (SPMTs) ensures that we have the ideal equipment to suit your cargo.



Our fleet of vehicles includes low & semi-low loaders, beam trailers, wafer decks and multi-axle hydraulic modular systems up to 3,500Te capacity in 2-,3- or 4-file configuration ideal for facilitating the movement of a variety of heavy loads. Added to this are our Self Propelled Modular Transporters (SPMTs), our specialist 550Te capacity Girder Bridge and our range of crane mounted vehicles & lorry loaders including the 205 Tonne/Meter Effer 2055. With all this specialist equipment we can manufacture bespoke transport arrangements tailored specifically to your cargo. Alongside our heavy transport services we also operate our own fleet of pilot cars which will accompany your cargo at all times allowing us to provide a complete logistics solution and ensuring a safe and compliant abnormal load transportation.

Our family run business prides itself on the excellent service we offer and the professionalism of our Teams. To ensure every haulage and specialist logistics project is completed to the highest standards our Permits Team liaise directly with police escorts and local authorities to ensure all necessary notifications & permits and Highways Agency "Water Preferred" documentation is in place for the movement of your cargo.

All this combined allows us to skilfully undertake any abnormal load and oversized cargo projects expertly managing complete logistics for every aspect from concept through to completion


Pilot Cars, Abnormal Load Escort & Transport Permits

Pilot Cars . Abnormal Load Escort Vehicles . Transport Permits . Heavy Transport

Our fleet of Code of Practice pilot cars provide nationwide abnormal load escort services for heavy transport projects, guaranteeing a safe and compliant delivery, whilst our Permits Team ensure the required notifications and permits are in place for the movement of your cargo.




Our Code of Practice pilot cars and will escort your cargo at all times from collection to delivery under the supervision of our highly experienced Drivers who all hold the new City & Guilds Certificate of Competence in Abnormal Loads, escort vehicle driver qualification.

In addition to this, and to ensure every project is completed to the highest standards, our Permits Team work closely with our transport & haulage division to prepare transport permits for every abnormal, heavy and oversized transport project we undertake.

Our Team prepare all necessary transport permits, including third party abnormal load permits, BE16 Special Order and VR1 permits. This service includes liaison with police escorts and local authorities and Highways Agency "Water Preferred" documentation providing our customers with the knowledge that their project will be completed efficiently, safely and adhering to the highest safety standards.

Our fleet of escort vehicles comply with the Highways Agency's Self-Escorting of Abnormal Loads Code of Practice. Coupled with this, our extensive experience and highly qualified workforce allows us to skilfully and safely escort any abnormal or wide load throughout the UK, expertly managing your project from concept through to completion.