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Osprey is an independent, British company. For 25 years we’ve been delivering some of the world’s heaviest assets and largest abnormal loads, providing specialist logistics of all kinds – here in the UK and internationally.

Why choose Osprey

We’re much more than a specialist logistics provider. Osprey’s teams deliver unexpected value by finding the right approach to logistics. We work better, together.

Every project benefits from 25 years’ experience and the insights of our multi-disciplined teams. We also have an impressive range of owner-operated equipment. This includes some of the UK’s most capable heavy-lift cranes, over 120 SPMTs, hydraulic lifts and skids, carousels, heavy transport, an extensive fleet of ocean-going and inland barges – and ice-class ships.

Whether we’re moving tunnel boring machines across the UK or installing wind turbines in Sweden, our track record shows it’s the Osprey Way of Working that cuts costs and time without cutting corners. Our family values make us stand out. Some of our clients have been with us for 25 years. We’ve all grown better, together.


Recent Projects

Delivering Subsea Infrastructure

Award-winning multi-modal transport

Our client needed several towheads shipped out to a new oil field –on a demanding schedule, with (award-winning) challenges to overcome.

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Supporting UK Ship Building

Innovative solutions for everyday challenges

If existing transport can’t ship our heavy lift cranes (our LTM1800 and LG1550), then our team will still find a way to get them to site…

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Upgrading UK Rail

Multi-modal transport for heavy industry

With the track gauge itself preventing ‘on line’ movement of these locomotives to the UK, we created a multi-modal solution that ensured seamless – on time – delivery.

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Supporting National Grid

The best route from A to B is sometimes via sea

There’s more to specialist logistics than equipment and engineers. Our teams have the experience to recommend innovative solutions, and the partnerships to make them possible…

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Rail bridge Installations

Delivering rail infrastructure safely and efficiently

Our engineers devised a system to remove and replace an old railway bridge over one single 48-hour period – greatly reducing the usual installation time for projects of this kind.

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Logistics for Hinkley Point C

Port-to-site logistics of nuclear assets

The delivery of two tunnel boring machines to Hinkley Point C provided valuable learnings – not only for our clients but also for future projects that need port-to-site transportation on this scale.

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Osprey. Better, together

It’s all about working better, together, to find the right approach. The right mix of equipment and people to transport and install your heavy assets and critical infrastructure – safely, on time, on budget.

We own and operate some of the heaviest mobile cranes in the UK and have our own fleet of flat-top barges. We also have one of the UK’s largest fleet of heavy lift trailers and specialist transport, including 120 Self-Propelled Modular Trailers (SPMTs), hydraulic jacking and gantry systems, skids, cable carousels, bespoke equipment options and access to an almost infinite range of AIL transport combinations…

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We’re here to help you with specialist logistics challenges, onshore and off. Our team is always on site and on hand to make sure we deliver on time and on budget.
Nigel Fletcher, CEO

Latest News

Osprey Awarded Contract to Load Out World’s Most Powerful Tidal Turbine

Osprey Awarded Contract to Load Out World’s Most Powerful Tidal Turbine, the Orbital O2 2MW.


For Hinkley Point C (HPC), Osprey has recently collected, shipped, and moved a number of crucial components for the site’s operating infrastructure: Ultimate Diesel Generators (UDGs).

Renewables: Proud to be supporting the low carbon transition

There’s no doubt about it, renewable technologies are the way forward. Osprey has been working with the renewables sector for over 15 years. This means we’ve seen the momentum in renewables increase at first-hand. It also gives us a unique insight...

Osprey moves one of the UK’s heaviest bridges

Osprey has recently moved the UK’s heaviest single-span bridge. Weighing in at 5,200 tonnes, we transported the bridge in one piece using a 144-axle self-propelled modular transport (SPMT) with 576 wheels and an innovative arrangement of hydraulic jacks and longitudinal beams.