At Forest Freight, we understand the importance of fast, open supply chains from freight stations to your site. Whether your consignments are coming via trailer, rail or ship, it’s imperative that they are sorted, packed and delivered on time, so there’s no delay in your operation and no increased costs for your business. Our high-quality construction logistics service ensures that your goods – be they equipment or raw materials – are collected and handled with care, before being delivered where they’re most needed.
Our state-of-the-art freight depot is ideally situated for your construction logistic requirements. We are a stone’s throw from London Gateway, ensuring that consignments brought into the port can be collected in record time. We are also just 15-minutes away from central London, offering direct access to some of the UK’s busiest construction sites, and close to the M25 motorway, allowing us to reach sites up and down the UK with ease. Our excellent location makes it easy for hauliers and forwarders to reach our depot and store their goods – whether they come from the UK, Europe, or across the globe.
Port to warehouse in under 1 hour
FORS Silver certified fleet
Bespoke solutions for your needs
15 minutes from Central London
We hold all the relevant accreditations to handle your goods safely.
Our construction logistics teams prioritise efficiency, ensuring that your vital goods get where they need to be, on time and within budget. By keeping supply chains clear, we help you complete the job as quickly and professionally as possible.
Designed for City Haulage
Our large fleet is uniquely outfitted to deal with construction logistics in UK cities. Our vehicles are FORS Silver accredited, Low Emission Zone compliant, and fitted with on-board cameras so our drivers can make deliveries safely throughout urban centres. We also include hazard alarms and cyclist detection systems to ensure the public remain safe while we deliver goods to your site.
Tailored Solutions for your Needs
Our in-house operations team are experts in logistics operations, ensuring that every consignment is tracked and accounted for. At Forest Freight, we understand that even one late delivery can set a construction site back hours, if not days, so our highly-trained teams work 24/7 to ensure your shipments get to you with plenty of time to spare. We also appreciate that there is no ‘one size fits all solution’, and are committed to offering a construction logistics service that works for your unique requirements.
Ideally Located for Construction Logistics
Our Rainham-based, 110k sq ft warehouse facility operates 24/7, allowing customers to store products and materials with experts, and offering exceptionally reduced lead times on projects – saving time and money. And if a delivery window is missed or a project is delayed, we provide a convenient depot for goods to be stored and redistributed when needed, reducing carbon footprint, minimising mileage and costs, and maximising efficiency. Our cross-docking services ensure that your goods are ready when you need them.
Why Choose Forest Freight?
Our experienced team of construction logistics experts know the importance of your supply chain, and how to make it flow smoothly. With first-class logistics software and vehicles, Forest Freight is on-hand to help get your goods delivered safely, ensuring efficiency for your business.