We have storage available in our secure warehouse fully racked with monitored CCTV, easy in / out terms. Container devanning and loading. We are FORS Silver and Gold accredited and HS2 certified.

Tail Lift Specialists In London And Essex

Leading tail lift expertise from Hammond Transport

Hammond Transport is proud to be a leading transport and logistics specialist and over the years we have built a reputation for delivering outstanding tail lift transport in London and Essex. With a dedicated fleet of tail lift vehicles, we are able to offer reliable, efficient and cost effective solutions for a range of customer needs and requirements across the country.

Working with clients across many different sectors and industries, we have over a century of combined experience in logistics, transportation and haulage services, including tail lift solutions.

What are the benefits of using a tail lift?

Tail lift vehicles are extremely versatile, offing a reliable, safe and efficient solution to many transport, logistics and consignment requirements. They are particularly useful for jobs which require loading between two different levels as the tail lift can be raised or lowered mechanically when required. They are the ideal choice when transporting large pallets of goods or heavy and bulky items, making collection and delivery much easier and smoother for all involved.

Tail lift vehicles also enhance health and safety as they help to reduce the risk of injury for drivers and the individuals who are tasked with loading the goods.

The Hammond Transport difference

We are committed to delivering an outstanding service. As a result our tail lift solutions include:

  • Our own vehicles with professional, highly qualified staff
  • High specification modern fleet
  • Euro 6 – ULEZ compliant and 24hr London permits
  • FORS Gold, CLOCS, WRRR, Crossrail, HS 2 and Tideway certified
  • 12t, 18t and 26t with 2.5m x 2.5m tail lifts with side safety rails
  • Artics with curtainside, side-door box and tail lifts
  • Artics with Euroliner slide-roof, flatbed and air-ride
  • Moffett fork lifts.

If you are interested in finding out more about our tail lift services in London and Essex, please do not hesitate to get in touch with our expert team. We would be more than happy to discuss your requirements and deliver a solution for your specific requirements.

Why use Hammond Transport for your tail lift needs?

With an outstanding reputation of delivering outstanding logistics and transport solutions, Hammond Transport is the leading company for tail lift transport in London and Essex.

Working with clients across a range of sectors and industries, including retail, construction and events, we have a vast fleet of vehicles suitable for many different requirements.

Our fleet of vehicles are equipped with high specification, large platform tail lifts. This provides the ultimate solution to delivering freight and goods. This is particularly useful when a forklift is not present, meaning that deliveries can be unloaded safely, protecting both the driver and the freight itself.

Our fleet includes 12t, 18t and 26t vehicles with 2.5m x 2.5m tail lifts with side safety rails as well as artics with curtainside, side-door box and tail lifts.

We offer two options for our tail lift services in London and Essex, meaning that we can provide solutions to suit an array of different needs and industry sectors.

Option 1:

  • 2.5m x 2.5m platform
  • Side-safety rails
  • Uprated 2000kg lift
  • Slide-roof option
  • Available on Rigid and Artic

Option 2:

  • 3.0m x 2.5m platform
  • Side-safety rails
  • Uprated 2000kg lift
  • Slide-roof option
  • Available on specialist trailer

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Client Feedback

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.

Dedicated Transport

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.

Logistics Director


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.

Managing Director

Events Co

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.


Rail Transport

Dedicated Transport

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.




We have been assessed against recognised standards and operate to the highest level of quality and service.

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