Our Fleet & Logistics
At Shay Murtagh, we take immense pride in our ability to deliver world class quality precast concrete products to our clients safely and efficiently. Our fleet and logistics team plays a crucial role in ensuring that every project runs smoothly, from manufacturing to on-site installation. With over 40 years of experience and a dedication to excellence, we are your trusted partner for precast concrete solutions.
We set ourselves apart from the competition through our unique ability to seamlessly deliver products from factory to site, ensuring unmatched quality, efficiency, and reliability every step of the way. We take pride in our scale and size of fleet, ensuring efficient and reliable transportation of concrete pieces to meet your project needs.
At Evans Precast, we boast a fleet of Tractor Units, comprising 44t tractor units and 55t tractor units. Meanwhile, Shay Murtagh Precast has a larger fleet, with Tractor Units, including 44t tractor units, 4 80t tractor units, 150t tractor units, and 180t tractor units. And that’s not all – Shay Murtagh Precast is expanding with more Tractor Units set to join our fleet in 2023.
Shay Murtagh Group have successfully completed almost 6000 deliveries in the past 12 months, expertly transporting almost 150,000 tonnes of concrete pieces with a significant portion, crossing from Ireland to Great Britain via ferry, accounting for an impressive 86% of their loads.
A large part of the Company provides for bespoke concrete units to specific exacting requirements and safe and timely transportation of that product is critical. Our experience in delivering abnormal and standard units for all types major development projects is ensured by the Shay Murtagh Precast Logistics Team working side by side with our inhouse design and production teams during the course of a project.
Our modern fleet consists of heavy haulage tractor units, flat trailers, trombones, extendible 3 and 4 axle bridge beam trailers, bogie and dolly combinations units and extendible step frame trailers. We also have a number of urban steer trailers to cater for tight city streets. This secures our ability to provide all transport needs of the products we manufacture and meet the expectations and specifications of supply chain to our Clients. Our fleet is maintained inhouse by our experienced team of fitters and mechanics but we also have key maintenance assistance partnerships throughout the UK and Ireland where immediate onsite repair is required
The dedicated logistics team at Shay Murtagh are highly motivated and strive for excellence every day. It has become their goal and mission statement to provide our customers with a world class and dedicated logistics service. The team have over 20 years’ experience in meeting and exceeding our customer requirements and are all trained to the highest level and hold a minimum of a transport management CPC. The drivers are highly skilled and are seen as seasoned pilots enabling delivery of valuable goods.
Shay Murtagh Precast are externally audited annually and are FORS certified to Silver status.
You can trust in us for all your concrete transportation needs. Our extensive fleet and track record of successful deliveries ensure that your project is in safe hands.
- Safety as Our Priority: Safety is at the core of everything we do. Our logistics team follows strict safety protocols to safeguard both our team members and your valuable products during transit and on-site handling.
- Unmatched Expertise: Our team is comprised of highly skilled professionals who have a deep understanding of the precast concrete industry. From selecting the right beams for your project to organising timely deliveries, we leave no ‘stone unturned’ in delivering superior concrete solutions.
- State-of-the-Art Fleet: Our fleet of vehicles is well-maintained and equipped with the latest technology to ensure the safe and secure transportation of our precast concrete products. With GPS tracking and real-time monitoring, we keep a close eye on every delivery, giving you peace of mind.
- Timely Deliveries: We understand the importance of timely deliveries in any construction project. Our efficient logistics planning ensures that your precast concrete products reach the designated site exactly when you need them.
- Customised Solutions: Every project is unique, and we tailor our logistics solutions to meet your specific requirements. Whether it’s a large-scale commercial project or a smaller residential one, we have the flexibility to cater to your needs.
- Eco-Friendly Practices: Sustainability is a core value. Our logistics team implements eco-friendly practices, optimising routes and loads to reduce fuel consumption and emissions and promoting responsible waste management.
- Exceptional Customer Service: Our commitment to customer satisfaction is unwavering. Our friendly and responsive team is always ready to assist you, answer your queries, and address any concerns you may have throughout the logistics process.
Our Range of Services
Our fleet and logistics services encompass a wide range of offerings, including:
- Precise Beam Distribution: With precision and care, we distribute beams of various sizes and specifications to construction sites across the region. Our team ensures that each beam arrives in perfect condition, ready for installation.
- On-Site Support: Our support doesn’t end with delivery. Our logistics experts work closely with your on-site teams to coordinate unloading and positioning of the precast concrete elements, making the installation process smooth and hassle-free.
- Custom Delivery Scheduling: We understand that construction schedules can change, and we adapt accordingly. Our team collaborates with you to create a delivery schedule that aligns seamlessly with your project timeline.
- Safety Training: To ensure the safety of on-site personnel during unloading and installation, we offer safety training sessions on handling our precast concrete products correctly.
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