New Electric Counter Balance Forklift

East Trans’s first fully Electric Mitsubishi Counter Balance Forklift joining the Fork Lift Fleet.Whilst we have operated Electric Reach Forklift Trucks & Gas Counter Balance Forklifts this is the start of our journey to a fully Electric Warehouse Forklift Fleet.A big thank you to Malcolm

East Trans FORS Silver Accreditation

East Trans are pleased to confirm we have been accredited with the FORS Silver Standard for another year!

A big thank-you to all our dedicated East Trans team for helping us achieve this.

Next stop, Gold!


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Founded more than 30 years ago, East Trans has the experience and resources to provide a reliable, cost effective and comprehensive logistical service to companies throughout the United Kingdom and the immediate European continent. Please see our new 2023 drone video of the

Driver Success! East Trans in-house training scheme reaches new heights

Congratulations to Aidan Barratt who has recently achieved his HGV Class 1 driving licence.

Aidan started with East Trans back in Summer 2019, he entered the fleet driving one of our 26 tonne Rigid vehicles, performing local runs into Grimsby and the surrounding areas.

Newest arrivals for the 2022 HGV investment programme

We are proud to introduce the latest addition to our fleet, the new Mercedes Actros!

Covered in East Trans livery, this is the first vehicle to hit the road as part of our HGV investment programme for 2022.

East Trans embraces new driver handbook technology

In an effort to move away from paper-based processes, East Trans has digitised its driver communications with The Driver Handbook smartphone app and dedicated content management system, TDHConnect.

With the aim of moving the business forward by introducing new technologies, East Trans signed up to The

Another success for the East Trans Train to Gain Scheme

A huge congratulations to Martyn Ashford who has recently completed the East Trans Train to Gain Scheme. 🌟🙌

Martyn started driving with us two years ago & since excelled in many parts of the organisation. Starting his journey on a Class 2 Rigid we are proud

Our Growing Fleet

East Trans are proud to continuously develop our transport services further as part of our one-million-pound investment program that was first introduced in 2019. In 2022 we have a number of new Scania’s, Mercedes and DAF’s joining the fleet.


In 2019

The HESTAL CargoMaster strap lift system revealed

After previous investment, we are proud to announce the arrival of our brand new curtain-sided trailers to the East Trans fleet.

Each are covered in new East Trans livery and fully equipped with the HESTAL strapping system, designed specifically to aid with load securing.

Brand new Mitsubishi Fork Trucks join fleet

East Trans have expanded its fleet with brand new Fork Trucks for our Warehouse groupage operations.

The fleet consists of brand new Mitsubishi Fork Trucks.

East Trans invests in HESTAL CargoMaster Strap Lift System

East Trans gets smart with their new Curtain-Sided and Rigid Safety Strapping Systems.

The HESTAL CargoMaster strap lift system has been specifically designed to aid with load securing. The new strapping system enables positioning and fastening of the restraining straps without mounting the trailer.

East Trans introduce Transporean to the business

East Trans introduce Transporean to the business.
TRANSPOREON provides cloud logistics software for efficient transportation management. Save time, reduce transportation costs and gain transparency optimizing your supply chain processes.

East Trans now offering Groupage and Consolidation Services

Since 2018, East Trans has built additional facilities to further grow the Groupage and Consolidation Services within our warehousing operation.
Our first new client is now on board and we are consolidating and distributing goods throughout our facility.
This includes supporting the importation and exportation of manufactured and hazardous cargoes

East Trans now offering Pick and Pack Facilities

East Trans now offering Pick and Pack facilities within our warehousing operation.
In 2020 we extended our operation with a new client in sustainable energy solutions, helping support the wind farm sector across the globe.

East Trans Pick and Pack first Warehouse Venture.

East Trans have won first significant new contract with a leading medical supplies company requiring secure, high-quality warehousing and reliable distribution across the UK. It is East Trans’ first move into “pick and pack” logistics – a growing market driven by consumers and businesses favouring the speed and convenience

Cleethorpes Town Football Club

East Trans sponsors Home Shirt
CTFC are delighted to announce a 5 year deal with local Haulage, Distribution and Warehousing giants East Trans sponsoring the Home shirt.
Paul Hickling MD,(pictured) said ‘ We are delighted to continue our link with Cleethorpes Town, a real success story, we employ local people

New East Trans Warehouse for 2017

East Trans have completed construction on the new 52,000sq.ft high bay warehouse and canopy at Immingham.
The warehouse is situated on the land adjacent to East Transportation’s current facility on Trondheim Way, Stallingborough. The build will include the creation of an additional access point off Netherlands Way, designed to integrate

Updates to our social media profile

Following on from our recent success on Twitter, we’ve decided to add to our social media profile. We are now on
Here you will find regular day to day details of our reload options. Here is a link to our LinkedIn profile Click Here for our LinkedIn profile
Also here is a


We are pleased to announce two new pallet dimensions effective from 1st February for our customers using our Palletways service.
With both the new Mini-quarter and the full light pallet available , we are sure that this will add value to our clients and will be a saving in

Ready to hit the road for an exciting new year ahead


Welcome to our new website, we hope you like our new content and the information inside which follows a request from our MD Paul Hickling for a more up to date website to make it more user friendly for our visitors whilst also moving forward with a new design which we


With effect from Monday 5th October , We are delighted to announce a new partnership with PALLETWAYS.
We are joining the UK’s largest Pallet network operator and this offers East Trans greater scope in opening pallet movements to the European Continent, with more than 400 depots in over 20 Countries