ON TIME, ON BUDGET
We are not freight forwarders. But we are experts in planning and managing end-to-end AIL transport of all kinds. We’re proud to have a long-standing partnership with one of the UK’s foremost heavy transport companies, Allelys Heavy Haulage Ltd. Together, our abnormal load team have decades of AIL experience, moving some of the world’s most challenging assets across and around the country – and overseas.
Load-spreading systems, beam trailers and wafer decks. Multi-axle hydraulic modular systems, girder frame trailers for up to 500t on public roads, and vessel deck trailers. Swept path analysis, route studies, SPMT movements – using our own fleet of 120 SPMTs – road permits and more. Our combined inventory includes the UK’s largest fleet of heavy lift cranes, and all of this equipment is handled and managed by an experienced Abnormal Loads team. You can meet some of the Abnormal Loads team here.
Working in partnership
You’ll benefit from our UK-wide relationships with contacts for abnormal load permits, including BE16 Special Order and VR1 Permits. We can carry out detailed pre-project reports and feasibility studies too, including swept path analysis. And of course, we can provide dedicated pilot cars, and liaise with local communities (and police escorts).
With multi-disciplined teams of drivers, operators, planners, sector specialists, engineers … we can draw on this combined expertise to find better ways of transporting abnormal loads.
It’s not simply about getting from A to B. It’s about getting there the best possible way, on time, and on budget. It’s the Osprey Way of Working.
Premier catcher towheads
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.Find out more
Catamarans on Isle of Wight
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…Find out more
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.Find out more
National grid spare
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…Find out more