The London Lorry Control Scheme focuses on vehicles weighing over 18t and limits their movements at nights and weekends in and around our capital. note: At the time of writing the scheme is currently Suspended due to the Covid-19 Pandemic The scheme has been in place for 35 years in some guise or another.  Starting life as the Greater London (Restriction of Goods Vehicles) Traffic Order 1985.  London Councils control the Traffic Order on behalf of 31 London boroughs, the City of London and

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We've recently completed the last of 20 deliveries into London for a European glass manufacturer who contracted us to offload and store 6 months worth of glass for a build in central London. There were many problems we solved with our London clearing house and haulage service. The European Haulier was not able to deliver straight into London for various reasons including a FORS requirement on the site The access to site and unload space wasn't large enough for articulated vehicles The

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This week we undertook the collection and delivery of an Aircraft simulator on behalf of a client. After a routine collection and drive to the delivery point, we had to position the hiab vehicle inside the building ready to lift the simulator up onto the first floor training room located 5 metres from the ground. The brand new facility in Crawley was very tight but the flexibility of our artic hiab enabled us to successfully lift and position the simulator using its Fassi 82T/M with fly jib

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We’re doing a little throw back today to a time where Covent Garden was well, Covent Garden.  Bustling with shoppers and pop up shops like the Pandora one we helped with one night. As the shops closed one evening in September 2019 we arrived with a Flatbed load of structural parts and a crane to help assemble. Back in the summer, our customer contacted us with regards an “out of hours” delivery with a HIAB Crane into Covent Garden, London. A job that came with strict health and safety guidelines

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As you will undoubtedly have seen throughout our site, or in past news articles; our team places a real emphasis and focus on Health and Safety in the lifting and logistics industries. When you stop and think about it, it isn't too difficult to understand why it is of paramount importance. Forklifts Heavy Goods Vehicles Cranes (along with slings and chains) Winches The above are just a few of the pieces of equipment our team operate on a daily basis. All have the power, weight

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