Transportation & Logistics

Factory Plant Projects offers a wide range of transportation and logistics solutions throughout the UK, Europe, and beyond. Our services range from drop side, tail lift vehicles to four axle low loader vehicles to accommodate the smallest to the largest abnormal loads.

Nationwide Machinery Transportation Services

Quite often the services we carry out also require specialised transport as an essential ingredient and to this end, we have our own STGO Category 2 HGV’s with multiple trailer types and lorry loader crane vehicles. This way the nightmare of ‘no show’ or ‘late arrival’ vehicles are eliminated when ordered as part of ‘your plan’ as they are directly under our own control.

We are also available to offer a Nationwide ‘transportation only’ service should this be your wish. We are able to supply Load Notification orders (wide, heavy, and high) to facilitate the nationwide movement of abnormal loads. This may, where necessary, include escort assistance, which we can provide.


Factory Plant can help
with any transportation
challenges you may face

Equipment Assessment: The first step involves a thorough assessment of the load to be transported. This includes evaluating its size, weight, dimensions, fragility, and any special handling requirements.

Logistics Planning: Creating a detailed logistics plan is crucial. This plan outlines the route, transportation method (road, rail, sea, or air), scheduling, required permits, and any potential obstacles or challenges along the way.

Packaging and Securement: Machinery must be properly packaged and secured to prevent damage during transit. Custom crating, bracing, and cushioning may be required to protect sensitive components from shocks and vibrations.

Specialised Equipment: Depending on the load size and weight, specialised transportation such as extendable step frame low loaders (open and covered), cranes, forklifts, and rigging systems are used to load, transport, and unload the consignment safely.

Permits and Regulations: Oversized or overweight loads often require special permits and compliance with transportation regulations. Factory Plant Projects are well-versed in navigating these legal requirements.

Safety Protocols: Adhering to strict safety protocols is paramount. This includes proper load security, regular inspections of vehicles, and compliance with traffic and transportation regulations.

Communication: Effective communication between all parties involved—transporters, clients, and relevant authorities—is essential for a smooth and coordinated transportation process.

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What are the benefits of
managed transportation
services from Factory Plant?

Safety and Protection: Factory Plant Projects have the expertise to safely handle delicate, heavy, or complex machinery. Our experience minimises the risk of damage during transit.

Efficiency: FPP are well-versed in optimising transportation routes and schedules to minimise delays and ensure timely delivery.

Equipment Integrity: Proper packaging, securing, and handling guarantee that loads arrive at their destination in the same condition as it was loaded.

Reduced Downtime: Timely transportation helps businesses reduce production downtime associated with equipment relocation or upgrades.

Cost-Effective: While there's a cost associated with professional transportation services, it often proves cost-effective when compared to potential damages, delays, and other risks that can arise from improper transportation.

Expert Solutions for Wide Load and Abnormal Machinery Transportation


Navigating the complexities of transporting oversized machinery can be a daunting task for any business. At Factory Plant Projects, we specialise in providing bespoke wide load transportation services, machinery transportation services, and abnormal load transportation services across the UK, Europe, and beyond. Our expertise ensures that your heavy, oversized, or unconventional cargo reaches its destination safely and efficiently.

Wide Load Transportation Services: Navigating Challenges with Ease

Transporting wide loads requires meticulous planning and precise execution. Our wide load transportation services are designed to handle the unique challenges associated with oversized cargo. We offer a fleet of specialised vehicles, including four axle low loader vehicles, tailored to accommodate even the most challenging loads. Our experienced team ensures every aspect of the transportation process, from route planning to load securing, is handled with the utmost care.

Machinery Transportation Services: Safe and Secure Solutions

Machinery transportation is more than just moving equipment from point A to point B. It demands an understanding of the machinery's intricacies and vulnerabilities.

Factory Plant Projects offers comprehensive machinery transportation services, ensuring your equipment is transported with the care it deserves. From custom crating to specialised loading techniques, we ensure your machinery is secure throughout its journey.

Abnormal Load Transportation Services: Expertise in Handling the Extraordinary

Our abnormal load transportation services cater to loads that defy standard dimensions and weights. Whether it's a towering piece of industrial equipment or a wide construction component, our team is skilled in navigating the complexities of abnormal loads.

We handle everything from obtaining necessary permits to coordinating with authorities, ensuring a seamless and compliant transportation process.

Why Choose Factory Plant Projects for Your Transportation Needs?

  1. Comprehensive Assessment and Planning: Every transportation project begins with a thorough assessment to determine the most effective and safe transportation strategy.
  2. Nationwide and International Reach: Our services span across the UK and beyond, offering you a reliable solution for both local and international transportation needs.
  3. Legal Compliance and Safety: Adhering to legal requirements and safety protocols is at the forefront of our services, ensuring peace of mind for our clients.
  4. Experienced Team: Our team of experts brings years of experience in handling wide, abnormal, and heavy loads with precision and care.
  5. Cost-Effectiveness: Our efficient planning and execution not only save time but also reduce costs associated with transportation risks and delays.


At Factory Plant Projects, we understand the importance of reliable and efficient transportation for your machinery and oversized loads.

Our wide load, machinery, and abnormal load transportation services are tailored to meet the unique needs of your cargo, ensuring it arrives safely and on time.

Contact us today to discuss your transportation requirements and experience the peace of mind that comes with entrusting your cargo to the experts.