Heavy Haulage Newcastle

Heavy Haulage in Newcastle

Whether you need help moving heavy plant machinery from your Newcastle base or transporting large, cumbersome loads to European destinations, you’re in capable hands with JB Rawcliffe.

Despite operating from our base in Skelmersdale, we have an excellent reputation for haulage in Newcastle and have worked with companies in the North East for the past 45 years. We specialise in the movement of heavy cargo, abnormal, wide and high loads and pride ourselves on rapid delivery schedules – ensuring consignments reach their destination smoothly and on time. It’s no surprise we are the transport company for hundreds of Newcastle-based clients!

To keep pace with other transport companies in Newcastle, we are continually investing in our fleet. All our vehicles are maintained to an exceptionally high standard and can be adapted to suit the client’s requirements – ensuring maximum safety for the load.

Our already extensive fleet for heavy haulage in Newcastle consists of:

  • Bogies
  • Low (and semi-low) loaders
  • Modular equipment
  • Platform trailers
  • Prime movers
  • Self-Propelled Modular Transporters (SPMT)

So, regardless of the size, shape or weight of the load, you needn’t worry about it being moved in the safest way possible by the haulage experts here at JB Rawcliffe.

Why JB Rawcliffe?

Transporting oversized loads can be challenging, but JB Rawcliffe employs the best equipment for the task at hand and use only the safest, most reliable shipping methods.

As with most experienced haulage companies in Newcastle, we have a team of knowledgeable staff who are always on hand to help. We work closely with you to arrange transport around what works best for your business, as well as the police and highways agency to ensure the safe transit of goods.

When it comes to transporting abnormal loads, a vehicle escort may be required to help navigate tricky routes and alert other road users. But don’t worry, we plan and execute all of the logistics – taking into consideration potential security and environmental challenges, be it bridges, flyovers or overhead cables.

In choosing JB Rawcliffe for heavy haulage in Newcastle, you can sit back and relax knowing that your goods are in safe hands. We have the manpower and vehicles to deliver heavy cargo, including plant machinery and aircraft parts, safely, securely and swiftly.

Contact JB Rawcliffe

For more information about our heavy haulage services in Newcastle, or to discuss your needs in detail, don’t hesitate to get in touch. You can either call 01695 737 880 or drop us an email at enquiries@jbrawcliffe.com.

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When you spot a large load on the roads, you will often see an escort vehicle, either just in front or close behind. The main reason for this is to alert other motorists to the presence of a slow-moving or wide vehicle – to ensure they take extra care and give a wide berth, if possible.

In most cases, a vehicle escort isn’t required for haulage in Newcastle, but it merely depends on the goods you’re moving and their end destination.

Vehicle escorts can play a huge part in protecting abnormal loads, including wide loads that hang over the side of the vehicle bed on motorways. An escort vehicle will make drivers aware that part of the second lane may be blocked due to the size of the load in transit, preventing them from clipping the edge of the load when passing. As well as this, they can help to navigate tricky routes (i.e. overhead cables and bridges) – ensuring loads reach their destination safely.

If you need a vehicle escort for haulage in Newcastle, rest assured, the JB Rawcliffe team can take care of the documentation and permits on your behalf – saving you the stress. For more information about vehicle escorts, call 01695 737 880.

Whether you’re relocating plant machinery in Newcastle or wanting to send cargo overseas, you need a haulage company with a wealth of experience under their belt, not to mention a fantastic reputation for reliability and efficiency! Who better to employ than JB Rawcliffe & Sons?

Though we are based in Skelmersdale, we have been working with Newcastle-based clients for the past 45 years – so, you could say that we know the area like the back of our hands! When faced with a challenging move, this comes in extremely useful – allowing us to negotiate even the trickiest of routes  and ensure loads reach their end destination in one piece.

Something else that sets us apart from other Newcastle transport companies is that we have experience in transporting all types of machinery and industrial equipment, and are continually updating our extensive fleet of haulage vehicles and modular equipment. From bogies to low loaders, semi-low loaders, prime movers and self-propelled modular transporters (SPMTs), we offer only the most reliable vehicles for our customers.

Whether it’s assistance choosing a suitable vehicle for the goods in question, or arranging vehicle escorts for abnormal loads, JB Rawcliffe is on hand to help you get the most out of heavy haulage in Newcastle. Call us on 01695 737 880 or send an email to enquiries@jbrawcliffe.com today.

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