One of our dedicated deliveries on a HIAB last week will have eluded even the most diligent of train spotters!  A Mountania Single cylinder diesel 11HP Orenstein & Koppel locomotive was transported from Durley light railway, Southampton, to Amberley Museum in Sussex. The locomotive was is in pieces, ready for reconstruction upon it’s arrival in Amberley. The Chassis alone measured 8ft 2inches by 4ft! The locomotive was made in Berlin, Germany in 1933, and later was exported to England and

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Another 7.5t curtain sider was used in a delivery to The Jerwood Gallery (now Hastings Contemporary) construction site in Hastings, East Sussex recently by Sussex Transport. Developed and fully funded by the Jerwood Foundation, the ambition is to create a major new cultural venue with regional and national importance, contribute to the regeneration of Hastings, and build worthwhile partnerships with local organisations. The Jerwood Foundation’s aim for this project is to put the Jerwood Collection

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During the first week of April, Sussex Transport delivered building materials to Chichester District Museum (The Novium) on one of its fleet of 7.5t curtain side vehicles. The origins of the Chichester Museum date back to the beginning of the 19th century. The Industrial Revolution had created a thirst for educational opportunities across all classes of society, and the museum was founded in 1831 By the 1890s the museum was short of funds. Visitor numbers had dropped to 600 and members seemed

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Sussex Transport based in Lancing on the South Coast, are proud of their ‘high flying’ efficient service; whether it’s delivering in one of their Sprinter Vans or an abnormal load through the Dartford Crossing with a HIAB. In the last few weeks our drivers have delivered to Southend, Barrow in Furness, Heathrow, Farnborough and Norwich airports with various loads as requested by their clients. Whilst Heathrow, Norwich and Farnborough are recognised by most people, less information is known

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A few weeks ago, Sussex Transport made a dedicated delivery of goods to Southend Airport.During the same week, the sad news that haulage giant, Edward Stobart son of Founder Eddie, passed away hit the headlines. Mr Stobart suffered what were described as "heart problems" and died on Thursday 31st March 2011 in hospital in Coventry. Back in 2008 Stobart Group purchased Southend Airport and added to it’s already famed haulage company. In the 1970s Eddie Stobarttook the company from a local

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