Why choose us?
Our operational office team have over 100 years combined experience in the transport industry and our professional drivers are trained to the highest standard. We strive to deliver an outstanding service from A to B. If there are any changes to your schedule or delays we are flexible, we work with you to offer a solution.
We ensure that our customers are 100 percent satisfied and have built a reputation as one of the most professional, reliable and trustworthy companies in the industry.
3 generations of Hammond Transport, since 1948.
1948 To 1950's
Canning Town, London E16
Hammond Transport was established in East London in 1948 by George Hammond, the company undertook work out of the local docks and delivered freight to London and the home counties.
1950's To 1970's
Plaistow, London E13
George Hammond was joined by sons George and Fred working for local East London industries, manufacturers and work in and out of the docks, delivering throughout the UK.
1970's To 1980's
Stratford, London E15
Due to the decline of the docks and the emergence of containerisation Hammond Transport moved into container transport, operating from a purpose-built base in Stratford E15.
1990's To 2000
Hammond Transport relocated to Basildon, Essex and diversified to storage and distribution. Specialising in timed deliveries and dedicated vehicle movements, delivering throughout the UK and Europe.
2000's To Present
Hammond Transport moved to the present 3-acre site in Billericay, Essex at the start of the Millennium offering storage, distribution and loading services. The Hammond fleet grew substantially to meet all requirements, certification and accreditations of the industry. operating a diverse fleet of quality trucks and trailers.
Dedicated To Our Customers.
We value our customers, their feedback is important and forms the basis of many long-standing relationships. We strive to deliver the very best in customer care and service for every job that we deliver.
The support of Hammond Transport to our core business has and remains such a vital element that their absence would cause a logistical nightmare. On every level their customer service is beyond reproach, their drivers are without exception helpful, prompt and can be relied upon to represent our company in a good light to all our clients.
Event & Exhibitions
Your company has been awesome despite all the unexpected and last-minute requests, important level of info and security checks requested prior to delivery at our venues. It was a pleasure for my team to have worked with you! I've worked with many transport companies on many major events worldwide and it's very rare to find a company able to deliver such a quality of service.
Construction & Rail
Being FORS Gold, the logistic controllers and drivers maintain the exceptional standards they set themselves and back it up with constant communication should it be needed. We can rely on Hammond Transport to deliver on time and budget which gives us peace of mind leaving the job in their hands.
We've been working with Hammond Transport for many years now and have always been impressed by their dedication and determination to 'get the job done'. They are always very accommodating of our requests and were particularly helpful recently when we had many tight deadlines to meet.