Our Services

Abnormal Loads

Established by a team of professionals with decades of experience within the Heavy Haulage and transport industry, our philosophy is to focus on the needs of the customer and develop cost-effective solutions to meet their heavy haulage requirements.

Specialising in core sectors of the transport industry, we have become a serious heavy haulage company specialising in the movement of out of gauge loads, heavy plant and equipment. We pride ourselves on our highly skilled and trained staff, whilst maintaining continued investment in the latest equipment and technology, ensuring total customer service satisfaction.

With our live tracking system fitted to each and every truck, together in mobile telecommunications, we are able to provide up to the minute information, critical in today’s time and security sensitive market.

An abnormal load is generally a vehicle carrying items more than 2.9metres wide or more than 18.65 metre long – The Official definition of an abnormal load is “A load which cannot, without undue expense or a risk of damage, be divided into two or more loads for the purposes of transportation on the roads”

We operate an extensive and diverse fleet of low loaders, step frames; our highly specialised trailer fleet offers full rear steering, height adjustable platforms and extendible capabilities.

  • Liaison with Highway authorities, escort vehicles provided
  • Network rail PTS trained
  • Method Statement, explaining full procedures
  • Full site survey carried out by fully trained staff

The longest abnormal load we’ve ever moved was a 41 metre boat mast from the UK to Holland – that’s the length of four double-decker buses.

We wanted to make a good impression for one of our biggest customers, which we did! It wouldn’t have happened without MCL’s help. Thank you.

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