Caledonian Freight Forwarders

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Our Services

Caledonian Freight provide a varied range of freight and logistics services in the UK, Europe and around the world.

UK Transport & Distribution:

Caledonian Freight have a large and varied fleet of vehicles at their disposal, operating around the UK on a daily basis offering the following services:

  • Carton & Pallet Distribution on a same day, next day and economy service.
  • Part load, Full Load, Oversized & Out of Gage services.
  • Shipping to the Isles & Islands.
  • Specialised Transport Solutions - 2 man teams & out of hours or weekend deliveries.
  • Specialised Equipment - Low loader, Moffet Mounty & Hiab vehicles available.
  • Spirits, Pharmaceuticals, ADR & Waste all carried.
  • Shipment Tracking & Proof of Delivery (POD) service provided as standard.

European Road & Short Sea Services:

Caledonian Freight offer an extensive range of services to / from different European destinations. A combination of road, short sea and rail modes of transport ensure Caledonian Freight remains at the forefront of the European Distribution Market as they have been for some 30 years. Their services include:

  • A daily quota of trailers for loading in the UK for deliveries across Europe (including Ireland) & vice versa.
  • A varied fleet of vehicles and trailers available to be tailored to the shipments specific requirements.
  • Utilisation of multimodal transport methods to reduce costs and emissions.
  • Cartons, Pallets, Part loads, Full Loads, Oversized & Out of Gage Cargo all carried.
  • Spirits, Pharmaceuticals & ADR cargo all carried with options for Waste to select destinations.
  • Daily groupage & part load services to / from Northern Ireland & Ireland with fixed transit times.
  • Thrice weekly groupage services to / from Benelux, France, Germany & Austria.
  • Twice weekly groupage services to / from Spain, Switzerland, Italy, Scandinavia, Eastern Europe & CIS.
  • Weekly groupage departures for Portugal, Greece, Turkey, and other remaining European Destinations.
  • Shipment Tracking & Proof of Delivery (POD) service provided as standard.

Ocean Freight Services:

Caledonian Freight’s specialised staff can provide tailor made solutions for your Ocean Freight requirements. Below are some of the services they provide:

  • Regular LCL services to select destinations.
  • Global FCL & LCL services offer via handpicked partners.
  • Competitive pricing offered through strong ties with shipping lines.
  • Full customs brokerage services.
  • Specialists in dealing with Letter of Credit Shipments.
  • Container Traction (road transport).
  • Container packing & devanning services.
  • Options for refrigerated and out of gauge shipping.
  • Spirits, Pharmaceuticals & ADR cargo all carried with options for Waste to select destinations.

Airfreight Services:

Caledonian Freight understand that Airfreight is a premium and costly service, so we focus on quick transit times and constant communication between ourselves, our agents and our customers. Having over 40 years of experience in this area Caledonian Freight has built up a range of Airfreight related services including:

  • Regular Airfreight consolidation's.
  • Direct Airfreight services.
  • Door to Door courier services.
  • Cargo packing & labelling service.
  • Competitive pricing offered through strong ties with Airlines & Cargo handling agents.
  • Links with Airlines & Customs allow for a fast through of cargo at all UK airports.
  • Full customs brokerage services.
  • Network of agents abroad to ensure careful handling of cargo overseas.
  • Options for refrigerated and out of gauge shipments.
  • Spirits & Pharmaceuticals carried with options for ADR cargo.
  • Shipment Tracking & Proof of Delivery (POD) service provided as standard.

WAREHOUSE & STORAGE:

Caledonian Freight’s facility is ideally situated next to Grangemouth port & central to both Glasgow & Edinburgh. Some of the services they offer are:

  • Quick & Efficient Devanning via Loading Bays & Cross Docking systems.
  • Racked pallet bays provide a well ordered warehouse and allow for competitive pricing.
  • Secure exterior yard space (covered and uncovered) available for large and / or heavy freight storage requirements.

    • If you would like to know more about any of our services or want some information on how Caledonian Freight can be of service to you, please don’t hesitate to contact us.